With only four competitions entered, Bent Brewstillery’s two most recently released spirits, Bent Anchor and Gunner Ghost, claimed ten medals. Bent Anchor, an Irish-Style Poitín, won a double gold award at the Seattle International Spirit Awards. Along with their success at the Seattle International Spirit Awards, Bent Brewstillery won several awards from the Los Angeles International Spirits Competition. Bent Anchor was awarded a silver medal overall, and its package design won a gold; Gunner Ghost was awarded a gold medal overall, and its package design won a bronze. After being entered in the New York International Spirits Competition, Bent Anchor took home a silver medal, and Gunner Ghost took home a bronze. Not only did Bent Brewstillery come home with medals for their outstanding spirits, but they were also named the Minnesota Distillery of the year. It wasn’t long before the American Craft Spirits Association also presented Bent Anchor with a silver medal, and Gunner Ghost with another bronze victory.