The Fortin Distillery won the prize for the best distillery (sponsored by Lallemand Biofuels & Distilled Spirits) which was presented at the Congress of Rum 2016 in Madrid, Spain.
The distillery is one of Paraguay’s largest rum producers and has been making various rum products for over 20 years. The main substrate is sugar cane in which it is manually cut and the juice concentrated to 70 Brix to produce their rum.
Congratulations to The Fortin Distillery on winning this award. For more information on them and their products (from white to aged rums), please visit their website at http://www.fortin.com.py/productos.php
Pictured is the LBDS sales team along with Maria Irene from Fortin Distillery