Updated: Jul 19
Not just the best in the Philippines, but in the World!
When it comes to cream liqueurs, many people think of classic flavors like vanilla, chocolate, strawberry, and coffee. But at the World Liqueur Awards 2022, a new flavor took home the top prize: Ube Cream Liqueur.
In a remarkable triumph, Ube Cream Liqueur has won the prized title of World's Best Cream and best in the Philippines at the World Liqueur Awards 2022. This is not only a huge win for the Philippines, but also a testament to the exceptional qualities that set Ube Cream Liqueur apart from the rest.
Let's take a moment to celebrate this amazing achievement and how Ube Cream Liqueur rises above the competition.
As we reflect on the 2022 international landscape of cream liqueurs, we see a multitude of worthy contenders. From Australia's Little Fat Lamb and Aihiki's offerings to England's Norfolk's Nog, Italy's Limoncè and Rupes White Edition, and Ireland's finest, Micil Distillery, Deluxe, The Whistler, Merry's, and more – each one bringing their unique flavors to the forefront.
South Africa's Amarula and KWV, Spain's 38 and Cream Heroes, the United Kingdom's Spirit of Yorkshire and the United States' Ole Smoky Distillery, Muhlenberg's, and more – all deserving of recognition for their contributions to the world of cream liqueurs.
However, it is Ube Cream Liqueur that emerges victorious, leaving a lasting impression on the taste buds and captivating hearts worldwide. This prestigious award not only crowns Ube Cream Liqueur as the Best Cream internationally but also recognizes it as the undisputed champion of its origin, the Philippines. With its unparalleled flavor and unwavering commitment to excellence, Ube Cream Liqueur continues to make waves in the spirits industry, representing the very best of Filipino craftsmanship and innovation.
Ube Cream Liqueur is a masterpiece crafted with tradition, innovation, and sustainability in mind. Its creation embraces the rich heritage of the Philippines, harnessing the captivating ube root's vibrant purple hue and sweet taste. A zero-waste manufacturing process ensures ecological responsibility, setting a new standard for sustainability. Meticulous handcrafted techniques capture the essence of indigenous ingredients, infusing each drop with authentic flavors. Ube Cream Liqueur's journey of excellence celebrates Filipino culture, fostering cherished moments and becoming a global sensation.
Ube Cream Liqueur has achieved remarkable success, garnering numerous prestigious awards. In 2022, it was honored with the esteemed title of "World's Best Cream" at the renowned World Liqueur Awards, establishing itself as a leading global contender in the cream liqueur category.
During its launch year in 2021, Ube Cream Liqueur received high acclaim at the SIP Awards, where it earned the esteemed "Double Gold" medal. This accolade signifies an outstanding rank among spirits, as judged by consumers, placing it within the top percentile of its category and justifying strong recommendations. Furthermore, at the same competition, Ube Cream Liqueur was also honored with the prestigious "Innovation Award." This exclusive recognition celebrates spirits with a captivating and unique taste profile or design, acknowledged as innovative and groundbreaking by consumer judges. These awards serve as a testament to the unwavering dedication and commitment invested in handcrafting each bottle of Ube Cream Liqueur, solidifying its status as a true champion, both locally and on the global stage.
Receiving the esteemed Innovation Award for our Ube Cream Liqueur has brought us immense joy and a deep sense of pride. This distinguished accolade celebrates spirits that possess a truly unique and captivating taste profile or design, recognized by consumer judges as innovative and groundbreaking in the industry. It serves as a resounding affirmation of our unwavering commitment to pushing the boundaries of flavor and crafting spirits that captivate the senses and ignite the imagination. We are truly honored to have our Ube Cream Liqueur acknowledged and celebrated with this exclusive recognition, further fueling our passion for innovation and driving us to continue pushing the boundaries of creativity in the world of craft spirits.
The SIP Awards stands tall as a symbol of excellence and prestige within the spirits industry. It is an event that commands the utmost respect and admiration, comparable to the most revered milestones in other domains. By placing the consumer's opinion front and center, the SIP Awards sets itself apart as a pinnacle of recognition for outstanding brands. Meticulously selecting judges from diverse backgrounds ensures a fair and unbiased evaluation process, making the SIP Awards a true benchmark of quality and innovation. With its unwavering commitment to transparency and public sentiment, the SIP Awards has cemented its position as an influential authority, shaping the future of branding and product development. It is an honor sought after by both established industry leaders and aspiring newcomers, embodying the epitome of achievement in the world of spirits.
Looking forward, Ube Cream Liqueur continues its journey of big wins in 2023. With its unrivaled flavor and quality, it has garnered accolades from renowned awarding bodies. From the honored SIP Awards to the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, Ube Cream Liqueur has consistently impressed judges and enthusiasts alike.
At the SIP Awards 2023, Ube Cream Liqueur once again achieved the prestigious Platinum distinction, an extraordinary testament to its unwavering excellence and the exceptional marks it garnered from discerning consumer judges. The Platinum award is a colossal achievement, signifying that our liqueur stands shoulder to shoulder with the finest spirits in the competition. With this remarkable recognition, Ube Cream Liqueur is not just any ordinary winner; it has reached the highest echelons of spirits excellence. The Platinum medal places us at the same level of distinction as other esteemed brands, such as Dano's Reposado Tequila, Familia Camarena Reposado, Hotel California Tequila Reposado, Corralejo Tequila Reposado, and Gran Centenario Leyenda. This accolade serves as a resounding endorsement of our unwavering dedication to crafting a spirit of unparalleled quality and taste. As a Platinum medal recipient, Ube Cream Liqueur proudly carries the seal of excellence and is wholeheartedly recommended to the public for its outstanding attributes. We take immense pride in this achievement and continue to push the boundaries of innovation and craftsmanship, ensuring that Ube Cream Liqueur remains a trailblazer in the world of spirits.
In addition to the Platinum medal, Ube Cream Liqueur was bestowed with its second prestigious "Innovation Award." This recognition celebrates the spirit's unique and captivating taste profile, reaffirming its position as a trailblazer in its category and reinforcing its high standing among consumer judges. These latest accolades further solidify Ube Cream Liqueur's position as a true champion in the world of spirits, and they reflect the dedication and commitment that go into crafting each bottle of this exceptional liqueur.
The SIP Awards, with its unique approach of considering consumer opinions, holds significant influence in the spirits industry. Winning a medal from this esteemed competition not only helps brands enter and stand out in both U.S. and international markets, but it also serves as a critical step in earning recognition from the industry and consumers alike. As an international spirits competition that enlists consumers as judges, the SIP Awards levels the playing field for established brands and newcomers, delivering reliable measures of beverage quality rating to the general public. Ube Cream Liqueur's recognition at this prestigious event is a testament to its exceptional craftsmanship and popularity among discerning consumers.
But that's not all. Ube Cream Liqueur continues to elevate its status as an exceptional spirit, setting the standard for its category. Recently, it once again showcased its unrivaled quality at the renowned San Francisco World Spirits Competition, where it earned the prestigious Gold medal. This recognition solidifies Ube Cream Liqueur's position among the finest spirits in the world, and it is a testament to the exceptional quality and remarkable craftsmanship that goes into creating each bottle. By receiving the esteemed Gold award at such a respected competition, Ube Cream Liqueur has set a new benchmark in its category, distinguishing itself as a truly outstanding spirit. We are deeply honored and proud to have crafted a product that consistently exceeds expectations and captivates the palates of connoisseurs worldwide.
Founded in 2000, the San Francisco World Spirits Competition (SFWSC) stands as the oldest and largest of its kind, an esteemed platform where spirits from around the globe are rigorously evaluated. Winning an SFWSC medal holds significant value for distilleries, providing a powerful boost in the highly competitive U.S. and international markets. At the SFWSC, every product undergoes a rigorous evaluation process conducted through blind tastings, ensuring impartiality and fairness. Only spirits that impress and stand out as exceptional receive Gold, Silver, or Bronze medals.
So, stay tuned for the exciting journey that lies ahead as Ube Cream Liqueur continues to captivate palates, redefine expectations, and amass more accolades throughout the year.