May 9, 2023
INDIANAPOLIS – St. Elmo Steak House ready-to-pour cocktails earned two Double Gold medals for the brand’s Espresso Martini and Cosmopolitan respectively, and a Silver medal for the St. Elmo Steak House Old Fashioned at the 2023 San Francisco World Spirits Competition. Double Gold is awarded to entries that receive a Gold Medal rating from all members of the San Francisco World Spirits Competition judging panel, placing it among the finest products in the world. A Silver medal notes an outstanding spirit that shows refinement, finesse and complexity and is among the best examples of their categories.
“We created St. Elmo ready-to-pour premium cocktails to share our signature flavors with patrons everywhere and to receive this recognition among so many phenomenal spirits is an honor,” said Craig Huse, CEO of Huse Culinary. “St. Elmo Steak House has been serving cocktails since 1902 and we are proud to bottle and share that expertise with our bartender crafted ready-to-pour line.”
The San Francisco World Spirits Competition is the oldest and largest spirits competition in the United States. Winners are determined by a panel of judges, consisting of more than 30 respected, experienced experts in the spirits industry.
The St. Elmo Old Fashioned is a classic blend of bourbon whiskey, crisp orange and aromatic bitters. The indulgent Espresso Martini blends the rich flavors of coffee beans, chocolate and vanilla into a modern, classic cocktail. Featuring a classic blend of vodka and orange liqueur, the Cosmopolitan showcases the popular cocktail’s approachable flavor.