Only two spirits earned "Great Gold" medals in the annual Concours Mondial de Bruxelles competition just completed in Bordeaux.
• La Mauny VSOP, a rhum from Martinique in the French West Indies, produced by Bellonnie Bourdillon Successeurs.
• Viñas De Oro Pisco Mosto Verde Torontel 2007, a pisco from Peru produced by Bodegas Viñas de Oro.
The international competition, founded in 1994, has as its aim "to offer optimal conditions for tasting wines and spirits from the four corners of the world, and to award the top-class products among them."
Go here for a complete list of the "Great Gold" medalists in all sectors of the competition this year.
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