Rye Whiskey

High West Up For Sale

By Richard Thomas Utah’s High West Distillery, the micro-distillery and independent bottler that has become such a fan favorite among American whiskey diehards for its early adoption of a relatively transparent stance regarding its whiskeys sources, is now up for sale according to a report by Bloomberg. High West was one of the earlier entrants into America’s craft whiskey scene, ...

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Buffalo Trace Antique Collection Poised For Release

The highly anticipated Buffalo Trace Antique Collection (BTAC) set of whiskey releases is almost here. Here is what to expect from the five expressions this year. George T. Stagg The powerhouse favorite of the Antique Collection, George T. Stagg weighs in at a hefty 144.1 proof this year. Past releases of this uncut and unfiltered bourbon won many top awards, ...

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Dad’s Hat To Release New Batch of Straight Rye In October

By Richard Thomas Dad’s Hat, the Pennsylvania micro-distillery located a short drive to the northeast of Philadelphia, has announced the planned October release of their new batch Dad’s Hat Straight Pennsylvania Rye Whiskey. This follows their first batch, released in 2014. As indicated by the “straight” designation, this rye must be at least two years of age, and in fact ...

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On The Road At Denver’s Whiskey Bar

Whiskey Bar's Dave Berry

By Randall H. Borkus As a tax lawyer/entrepreneur, I travel around the US a lot on business, and that recently took me to the mile-high city of Denver. With all my meetings completed for the day, I found myself in need of a serious pour of good whiskey, which is why I sought out Whiskey Bar. Not “The Whiskey Bar,” but ...

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Redemption Releasing Its First-Ever Bourbon Whiskeys

Following limited-edition rye whiskey releases in December 2015, Deutsch Family Wine & Spirits brand Redemption Whiskey is building on its portfolio with a first-ever series of barrel proof Bourbon and High Rye Bourbon bottlings. This series introduces three new limited-edition expressions: Straight Rye Whiskey (Aged 8 years), Straight Bourbon (Aged 9 years) and High Rye Bourbon (Aged 9 years). The ...

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