Tag: rye whiskey

Union Horse Distilling Company Reintroduces Barrel Strength Reunion Rye Whiskey

Highly anticipated since the conclusion of its original run, Union Horse Distilling Company today announced the re-release of its Barrel Strength Reunion Rye Whiskey. Previously offered as a limited release in 2014, the new Barrel Strength Reunion Rye Whiskey will now be included as one of the distillery’s primary offerings. Handcrafted by Union Horse’s artisan […]

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The Perfect Manhattan

Perfect? That can be a tough one to nail down but in our eyes this recipe is as good as it gets for the Manhattan. We are not bartenders but can make a decent cocktail at home and have learned over the years that it’s best not to overthink the drink. Try this simple recipe […]

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Booker’s Rye “Big Time Batch” Review

Name: Booker’s Rye “Big Time Batch” ABV: 68.1% Proof: 136.2 Age: 13 Years, 1 Month, 12 Days Nose: Caramel, Toffee, Bananas, Deep Wood Notes Palate: Toffee, Rich Caramel, Molasses, Oak, Cloves Finish: Long and spicy but smooth with deep and rich flavors of oak, molasses, and maple syrup. Overall: On the nose I was greeted with the aroma of rich caramel and […]

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NOVA SCOTIA WHISKY CELEBRATES A NEW CANADIAN TRADITION

Glynn Williams today celebrates the traditions that bring family and friends together with the launch of GLYNNEVAN® Double Barrelled Canadian Rye Whisky. Born in the West and matured on the Atlantic coast by the Authentic Seacoast Distilling Company in historic Guysborough, Nova Scotia, GLYNNEVAN® is the culmination of its unique journey across our great nation. […]

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Old Pal Recipe

2 oz. rye whiskey 1 oz. Campari 1 oz. dry vermouth Stir whiskey, Campari, and vermouth in an ice-filled shaker. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass; garnish with lemon twist.

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Virgil Kaine Robber Baron Rye Whiskey Review

Name: Virgil Kaine High Robber Baron Rye Whiskey ABV: 45.5% Proof: 91 Nose: Baking Spices, Apples, Light Fruit, Oatmeal Palate: pears, apricots, light wood, nutmeg Finish: Moderate and spicy with a strong fruit flavor, mainly apricots and figs Overall: Robber Baron Rye Whiskey begins with a nice aroma of baking spices, apples, light fruit and a hint of grains. At first sip I […]

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Deutsch Family Wine & Spirits Announces the Acquisition of Redemption Whiskey

Today Deutsch Family Wine & Spirits bolstered its commitment to grow its spirits portfolio with the acquisition of Redemption Whiskey. The Redemption portfolio includes Redemption Straight Rye Whiskey, Redemption High Rye Bourbon, Redemption Bourbon, Riverboat Rye, White Whiskey and Limited Edition Barrel Selections. Redemption is distilled in Indiana and bottled in small batches in Bardstown, […]

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Michter’s Releases Limited Production US*1 Barrel Rye

This Spring will mark the first time that Michter’s Distillery, based in Louisville, Kentucky, is releasing its US*1 Barrel Strength Rye. The release will be on a limited basis. A Kentucky Straight Rye, Michter’s Barrel Strength Rye is bottled at barrel strength rather than the 84.8 proof alcohol level of Michter’s US*1 Single Barrel Rye. […]

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Diamondback Cocktail Recipe

1 1/2 ounces rye whiskey 3/4 ounce applejack 3/4 ounce green Chartreuse Combine ingredients in a mixing glass and fill with ice. Stir well and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a cherry.

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Knob Creek Rye Whiskey Review

Name: Knob Creek Rye Whiskey ABV: 50% Proof: 100 Nose: Vanilla, Wood, Fresh Herbs, Spice Palate: Oak, Rich Caramel, Distinctive Rye Spice Finish: Long, warm, with a peppery spicy flavor that lingers. Overall: When I think of rye whiskey my mind immediately goes to the thought of a good, stiff Manhattan in a good jazz or blues lounge. There’s nothing like a good Manhattan crafted […]

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