HEAVEN HILL SOARS
HEAVEN HILL DISTILLERIES WON both the “Distiller of the Year” and “Visitor Attraction of the Year” awards during the presentation of whisky magazine’s “Icons of Whisky-USA” which are “designed to celebrate the people and places behind the greatest whiskies in the world,” according to the organizers. The winners of the three regional Icon Awards – USA, Scotland and the rest of the world – go on to the final. These are announced at an awards ceremony at the Hurlingham Club in London in February, 2OO9, coinciding with the opening of Whisky Live London.
In awarding “Distiller of the Year” and “Visitor Attraction of the Year” awards, whisky magazine Editor Rob Allanson cited Heaven Hill’s “launch of the Parker’s Heritage Collection (of rare whiskeys), their continuing commitment to producing American Whiskey, and for continuously investing in their operations and brands.