Finalists for the Best Whiskey-Based RTD from the 2024 San Francisco Ready to Drink Competition

by The Tasting Alliance Team  |  06.13.2024

Ready-to-drink (RTD) whiskey cocktails offer a convenient and sophisticated way to enjoy your favorite spirit without the need for mixing or measuring. The 2024 San Francisco Ready to Drink Competition highlighted some of the finest whiskey-based RTDs available, ensuring that you can enjoy a top-notch cocktail with ease. Here are the standout whiskey-based RTD finalists that promise to elevate your drinking experience

Knox & Dobson Improved Whiskey Cocktail

Knox & Dobson’s Improved Whiskey Cocktail is a modern take on a classic favorite. This expertly crafted RTD features a harmonious blend of whiskey, maraschino liqueur, absinthe, and bitters, creating a complex and satisfying drink. The rich whiskey flavors are beautifully complemented by the sweetness of the maraschino and the herbal notes of absinthe, making this an ideal choice for those who appreciate a layered and sophisticated cocktail.

Cuwater Whiskey Mule

The Cutwater Whiskey Mule brings a whiskey twist to the classic Moscow Mule. This vibrant cocktail combines the smoothness of whiskey with the zesty kick of ginger beer and fresh lime juice. The ginger’s spiciness, paired with the whiskey’s depth, makes each sip a delightful experience, ideal for those who enjoy a bit of zing in their cocktails.

Wabasso WhisKeyLime

This innovative RTD combines the rich flavors of Canadian whiskey with the tartness of key lime, creating a drink that’s both refreshing and distinct. The key lime adds a crisp and tangy edge to the smooth whiskey, making it a perfect choice for those looking to enjoy a cool and flavorful drink with minimal effort.

These top whiskey-based RTDs from the 2024 San Francisco Ready to Drink Competition offer a convenient and delicious way to enjoy your favorite whiskey cocktails. Whether you’re hosting a gathering, relaxing after a long day, or simply looking to enjoy a high-quality cocktail without the hassle, these whiskey RTDs are sure to impress.