Rye Whiskey

Redemption Barrel Proof 10 Year Old Rye Whiskey Review

Redemption Rye 10 YO Barrel Proof

By S.D. Peters Rating: A- Redemption, a brand sourced from MGP, the old Seagram’s distillery in Lawrenceville, Indiana from, is owned by Deutsch Family Wine & Spirits. As their Fact Sheet tells it, “Redemption Whiskey was created serendipitously when a cache of Rye Whiskey barrels believed to be the perfect expression of [Rye] were found, just as the Rye category ...

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WhistlePig 15 Year Old Rye Now Available

WhistlePig 15 Year Old Rye became officially available to consumers yesterday. This whiskey was aged for 15 years in standard oak barrels and then finished in Vermont White Oak using timber from the WhistlePig Farm and surrounding area. Because of varying climates, trees from the same species grow at varying rates and this is reflected in the width of the ...

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Redemption 8 Year Old Barrel Proof Rye Whiskey Review

Redemption 8YO Barrel Strength Rye

By S.D. Peters Rating: A- Redemption, a brand of Deutsch Family Wine & Spirits, is “sourced in Lawrenceville, Indiana from MGP, the old Seagram’s distillery founded in 1847.” MGP has become synonymous with sourced whiskey, and each source has a story. Redemption’s Fact Sheet tells it like this: “Redemption Whiskey was created serendipitously when a cache of Rye Whiskey barrels ...

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Can’t Tell Bourbon From Rye? Baloney!

Denver and Liely Whisky Glass

Don’t Believe Everything You Read, Especially About Statistics By Richard Thomas Although the business press was abuzz last week about Brown-Forman’s surprise acquisition of BenRiach and bourbon forums boiled that former Four Roses Master Distiller Jim Rutledge might have been pushed out of his job, in the wider (and softer) mainstream media the major whiskey story was how people can’t ...

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