Tales of the Cocktail Announces 2017 Spirited Awards Winners

July 25, 2017

Following an impressive pool of nominees and months of careful evaluation by some of the most respected individuals in the spirits and cocktail industries, Tales of the Cocktail® is thrilled to announce the winners of the 11th Annual Spirited Awards®.

Each of these winners was in front of a crowd of their peers and supporters at the Sheraton Hotel in New Orleans, hosted by comedian and actor Michael Ian Black. In addition to the judged winners, Tales also awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award to Charles Schumann.

“The Spirited Awards get more and more competitive because our industry keeps raising its