Rye Whiskey

Catoctin Creek To Launch Stronger Roundstone Rye

Beginning in May, Catoctin Creek has announced that it will release a new higher-proof expression of Roundstone Rye at 92 proof. Unlike the cask proof variant which is released only a few times per year, Roundstone Rye 92 will be a new regular offering from the celebrated Purcellville distillery. “The release of a premium, 92-proof version of their award-winning 80-proof ...

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Review of World Whisky Awards 2014

By Richard Thomas Whisky magazine’s World Whisky Awards attracted more attention than usual this year, perhaps because of the new faces that were among the results. Several of the WWA 2014 picks were also highlighted during the course of the last year by The Whiskey Reviewer, and here is our guide to the award winners: Best American Bourbon: Colonel E.H. ...

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Single Cask Nation Chooses Catoctin Creek For First American Release

Jewish Whisky Company’s Single Cask Nation today announced it will release its first American whisky bottling, a special cask of Catoctin Creek rye whisky aged over two years. Jewish Whisky Company built the Single Cask Nation community so that whisky enthusiasts can meet and advance their mutual affinity for finely crafted single cask spirits. Single Cask Nation is dedicated to ...

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Templeton Rye: Mired In Pigswill?

By Richard Thomas Iowa-based Templeton Rye found itself at the center of a minor flap after announcing their Templeton Rye Pork Project earlier this week. The project calls for using Templeton Rye’s spent mash grain as animal feed to raise premium hogs. Since turning spent grain over to animal feed is a standard practice in the distilling industry, ostensibly the ...

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