BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va.—Emporia, Kan., won the prize for best tap water at the 23rd annual Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting.
It’s the first time that Emporia has competed in the event.
Touch Sparkling Mineral Water, also from Marchand, and Celvik Dobri Kiseljack from Bosnia tied for first place in the sparkling waters competition.
Rain Fresh Oxygen Purified from Garland, Texas, took the top purified water prize.
Global water developer and policy expert Henry Hidell III received the water tasting’s Lifetime Achievement Award.