Stranahan’s Colorado Whiskey announced it will release Mountain Angel 10 Year Old, touting it as the first American single malt aged 10 years in new charred American oak barrels rather than used bourbon casks. Mountain Angel 10 is a small batch distilled with 100% Rocky … Continue readingStranahan’s to Release Mountain Angel 10 Year Old in Limited Quantities
Scotland’s Benriach Distillery announced the release of four new single malt whiskys to the U.S. market. The whiskys, two peated and two unpeated, are: The Original Ten, The Original Twelve, The Smoky Ten and The Smoky Twelve. The Original Ten (43% ABV) is a blend … Continue readingBenriach Distillery to Release Quartet of 10, 12 Year Single Malt Whiskeys
St. George Spirits announced the release of Single Malt Whiskey Lot 20, a 20th anniversary release. Bottles are due to hit shelves across the U.S. in October. The mash bill for the single malt whiskey has remained the same since the first batch in 2000: … Continue readingSt. George to Release Single Malt Whiskey Lot 20 in October
Templeton Rye Whiskey this week announced the release of Caribbean Rum Cask Finish, a new entry in the distillery’s Barrel Finish Series. The whiskey is a 5 year rye that has been finished for six months in dark rum casks sourced from Jamaica. Templeton Rye … Continue readingTempleton Rye to Release Caribbean Rum Cask Whiskey
Woodford Reserve announced the release of a limited-edition bourbon to celebrate Bourbon Heritage Month: Woodford Reserve Four Grain. The whiskey is a blend of the distillery’s four main expressions: Woodford Bourbon, Woodford Rye Whiskey, Woodford Malt Whiskey and Woodford Wheat Whiskey. Four Grain is part … Continue readingWoodford Reserve to Release Special Bourbon Heritage Month Blend
I tasted plenty of bourbons in varying price ranges recently, and on Wednesday night, it was time to give the rye whiskeys their due. I approached the ryes the same way I did the bourbons: I walked into a liquor store with the goal of … Continue readingWhich Whiskey Won the Best Rye Under $40 Taste-Off?