South Kingstown distillery wins award for flavored whiskey

The Sons of Liberty craft distillery in South Kingstown has been given the "World's Best" flavored whiskey award at the World Whiskies Awards in London.

Company founder Mike Reppucci accepted the award Thursday night.

Sons of Liberty was honored for its seasonal Pumpkin Spice whiskey, which is infused with fire-roasted, locally grown pumpkins and aged in oak barrels.

Whisky Magazine has presented the World Whiskies Awards? annually since 2007.

It names "World's Best" spirits in each of 10 categories.