Awards

 

Since the launch in 1992 of the first El Dorado range of premium rums, the brand has been a consistent winner of international awards.

 

Demerara Distillers
2011
SPIRITS PRODUCER TROPHY FOR THE AMERICAS
& THE CARIBBEAN
SPIRITS PRODUCER TROPHY FOR THE AMERICAS & THE CARIBBEAN
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London 
2010 American & Caribbean Spirits Producer Trophy
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
El Dorado 25 Year Old
2006 Silver Medal & Best in its Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2006 Silver Medal & Best in its Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
El Dorado 21 Year Old Special Reserve
2015 Silver Medal Outstanding
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2014 Silver Medal Outstanding
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2013 Gold Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2012 Gold Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2011 Silver and Best in Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2010 Silver and Best in Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2009 Gold Medal & Best in its Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2008 Gold Medal & Best Rum Trophy
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2007 98 Points out of 100
The Beverage Tasting Institute of Chicago
2007 Silver Medal & Best in its Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2006 Silver Medal & Best in its Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2005 Gold Medal & Best in it's Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2003 Seal of Approval
International Spirits Challenge
2003 Gold Award (Super Premium Category)
International Rum Festival, Canada
2003 Silver Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
EL DORADO 15 YEAR OLD SPECIAL RESERVE RUM
2015 Silver Medal Outstanding
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2014 Gold Medal Outstanding
 International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2013 Gold Medal Outstanding
 International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2012 Silver Medal Outstanding
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London 
2011 Gold Medal & Best in Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2011 IWSC Trophy for Rum
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2010 IWSC Trophy for Rum
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2009 Gold Medal & Best in Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2009 Best Rum in UK
Imbibe Magazine ICE Awards, London
2008 Gold Medal & Best Rum Worldwide Trophy
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2007 Gold Medal & Best in Class
International Wine and Spirit Competition, London
2006 Gold Medal & Best in Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2005 Francios Chartier, Authorative Premium Wines Author in Quebec
Annual Buying Guide for Products available at the SAQ
2005 Silver Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2005 Top 10 Remarkable Rums
Forbes Magazine - August, 2005 Wine & Food Feature
2003 Bronze Medal
International Spirits Challenge, London
2003 Gold Award (Super Premium Category)
International Rum Festival, Canada
2003 Gold Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2003 Which Magazine
2003 Superb (90-95) Highly Recommended
Wine Enthusiast Magazine
2002 Gold Medal
International Rum Festival, Canada
2002 Gold Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2002 Bronze Medal
International Spirits Challenge, London
2001 Gold Medal & Best Rum Worldwide Trophy
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2001 Best Spirit of 2001, Platinum Medal, Connoisseurs Choice 2001
The Beverage Tasting Institute of Chicago
2001 Gold Medal Winner
Caribbean Communications Inc. Rum Fest
2000 Gold Medal & Best Rum Worldwide Trophy
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
1999 Gold Medal & Best Rum Worldwide Trophy
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
1998 Gold Medal & Best Rum Worldwide Trophy
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
1998 Gold Medal & Joint Trophy
International Spirits Challenge, London
1996 Gold Medal Winner (Premium Category)
Caribbean Communications Inc. Rum Fest
1995 Gold Medal Winner (Premium Category)
Caribbean Communications Inc. Rum Fest
1994 Gold Medal Winner (Premium Category)
Caribbean Communications Inc. Rum Fest
EL DORADO 12 YEAR OLD RUM
2015 Rum Trophy, Gold Medal Outstanding
 International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2014 Gold Medal Outstanding
 International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2013 Gold Medal Outstanding
 International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2012 Gold Medal
Mondiales Des Spiritueux, Canada 
2012 Silver Medal Outstanding
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London 
2011 Gold Medal & Best in its Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2010 Gold Medal & Best in its Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2010 Best Premium Gold Rum (over 12 years)
Golden Rum Barrel Awards, London
2009 Gold Medal & Best in its Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2008 Gold Medal & Best in its Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2007 Silver Medal & Best in its Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2006 Silver Medal & Best in its Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2005 Silver Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2005 Top 10 List
The New York Times - August 2005
2003 Seal of Approval
International Spirits Challenge, London
2003 Gold Award (Premium Category)
International Rum Festival, Canada
2003 Silver Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2002 Commended
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2001 Gold Medal Winner (Premium Category)
Caribbean Communications Inc. Rum Fest
2001 Gold Medal
The Beverage Tasting Institute of Chicago
2000 Gold Medal Winner (Premium Category)
Caribbean Communications Inc. Rum Fest
2000 Seal of Approval
International Spirits Challenge, London
1999 Commended
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
1998 Seal of Approval
International Spirits Challenge, London
1998 Gold Medal Winner (Premium Category)
Caribbean Communications Inc. Rum Fest
1997 Gold Medal Winner (Premium Category)
Caribbean Communications Inc. Rum Fest
1994 Gold Medal Winner (Premium Category)
Caribbean Communications Inc. Rum Fest
1993 Gold Medal Winner (Premium Category)
Caribbean Communications Inc. Rum Fest
1992 Gold Medal Winner (Premium Category)
Caribbean Communications Inc. Rum Fest
EL DORADO 8 YEAR OLD RUM
2015 Silver Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London 
2014 Silver Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London 
2013 IWSC Trophy
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London 
2012 Silver Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London 
2011 Gold and Best in Class
International Wine & Spirit Awards, London
2010 Gold and Best in Class
International Wine & Spirit Awards, London
2009 2nd Best Tasting Rum in the UK
Imbibe Magazine ICE Awards, London
EL DORADO 5 YEAR OLD RUM
2015 Silver Medal Outstanding
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2014 Bronze Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2013 Silver Medal Outstanding
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2012 Silver Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London 
2011 Silver Medal & Best in Class
International Wine & Spirit Awards, London
2010 Silver Medal
International Wine & Spirit Awards, London
2010 Best Gold Rum (up to 6 years)
Golden Rum Barrel Awards, London
2008 Gold Medal
Ministry of Rum Tasting Competition, New Orleans
2006 Silver Medal & Best in its Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2005 Bronze Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2003 Gold Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2003 Bronze Medal
International Rum Festival, Canada
2002 Commended
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2002 Commended
International Spirits Challenge, London
2001 Gold Medal
The Beverage Tasting Institute of Chicago
2001 Bronze Medal
Caribbean Communications Inc. Rum Fest
2000 Seal of Approval
International Spirits Challenge, London
1999 Commended
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
1998 Bronze Medal
International Spirits Challenge, London
1998 Gold Medal Winner (Premium Category)
Caribbean Communications Inc. Rum Fest
EL DORADO 3 YEAR OLD RUM
2015 Silver Medal Outstanding
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2014 Silver Medal Outstanding
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2013 Silver Medal Outstanding
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2012 Silver Medal outstanding
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London 
2011 Silver Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2010 Silver and Best in Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2009 93 points out of 100 - Exceptional
The Beverage Tasting Institute of Chicago.
2008 78 Points out of 100 - second place
Imbibe Magazine White Rum Competition, London
EL DORADO GOLDEN RUM CREAM LIQUEUR
2006 Gold Medal & Best in Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2005 Silver Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2004 The Angel's Share Rum Review
Got Rum?
2003 Gold Award
International Rum Festival, Canada
2003 Gold Medal - 92 points "Exceptional"
The Beverage Tasting Institute of Chicago
EL DORADO CHOCOLATE CREAM LIQUEUR
2000 Bronze Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition
EL DORADO SUPERIOR WHITE RUM
2006 Silver Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2003 Seal of Approval
International Spirits Challenge, London
2001 Silver Medal
Caribbean Communication Inc. Rum Festival
2000 Gold Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
1998 Gold Medal
Caribbean Communication Inc. Rum Festival
EL DORADO GOLD RUM
2006 Bronze Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2003 Seal of Approval
International Spirits Challenge, London
EL DORADO DARK RUM
2006 Silver Medal & Best in its Class
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
EL DORADO SPICED RUM
2012 Bronze Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London 
2006 Silver Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
2005 Bronze Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London
1999 Silver Medal
International Wine & Spirit Competition, London

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