Over 3,000 spirits, including several hundred rums, are judged each year at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition (SFWSC)
The SFWSC is the oldest spirits competition in the US, dating back to 1980, and the second oldest in the world. Its judges include some of the world’s leading experts. The competition has an unrivaled reputation for the quality of its judging, as well as for the scope of the categories of spirits that it judges.
The SFWSC judges rum over five different categories: Best Extra-Aged Rum, Best Flavored Rum, Best Over-Proof Rum, Best White Rum, and Best Dark/Gold Rum