Sazerac Antique Collection of Rare Bourbon & Rye Sweepstakes

13 October 2017

CONTACT INFO:
Theresa Barrows, Director of Marketing
Theresa.Barrows@Vermont.Gov

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Vermont Department of Liquor Control Launches the 2017 Sazerac Antique Collection of Rare Bourbon & Rye Sweepstakes
 
MONTPELIER, VT - October 13, 2107

For the second year, the Vermont Department of Liquor Control (DLC) has launched the Sazerac Antique Collection of Rare Bourbon and Rye Sweepstakes. “The DLC is very pleased to announce this sweepstakes which is open to Vermont residents and provides the opportunity for winners to purchase one of five very rare bourbons and ryes.” said DLC Commissioner Patrick Delaney. “Our goals in creating this sweepstakes are to provide Vermonters with a fun opportunity to obtain these highly sought-after bourbons and ryes, and do so in a fair and transparent manner.” Commissioner Delaney added.

There are two categories, one for Vermont consumers and one for Vermont Liquor Licensees (restaurants and bars).  Winners will have the opportunity to purchase a bottle at their choice of over 80 statewide DLC retail Agencies. Entries will be accepted from October 13th, 2017 to October 29th, 2017 at midnight, with the drawing taking place on Monday, October 30th, 2017. A list of all winners will be posted at the 802Spirits website and 802Spirits Facebook page, after all the winners have been notified by email.  Delivery to the requested DLC Agents will occur before November 18th, 2017.  Entrants are allowed to enter once for each of the five products listed, but are eligible to win, the opportunity to purchase, only a single bottle from the sweepstakes. Winners will be required to show proof of Vermont residency upon purchase.  Licensees will be required to provide their DLC issued license.

These products are highly requested and available in very limited quantities in Vermont and worldwide.  The listing includes the following:  Sazarec 18-year Rye, Thomas Handy Rye, William LaRue Weller Bourbon, George T. Stagg Bourbon and Eagle Rare 17-year Bourbon, in varying quantities per product.  The price is $89.99 per bottle.  To enter go to 802SpiritsSweepstakes .

 

About the Vermont Department of Liquor Control (DLC)

The mission of the Vermont Department of Liquor Control is to serve the public by encouraging responsible consumption and preventing the misuse of beverage alcohol and tobacco through the controlled distribution, education and licensing of sellers, as well as the wise use of enforcement. The Department works to provide excellent customer service in conjunction with our Agency Partners to operate efficient, convenient, and profitable liquor stores. All profits from the Department’s operations are contributed to the State of Vermont’s General Fund with over $300,000,000 being contributed since 2000.

Contact Information

Vermont Department of Liquor Control
13 Green Mountain Drive
Montpelier VT 05620-4501
Phone: 802-828-2345
Toll Free in Vermont: 800-642-3134
Fax: 802-828-2803

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