Kings County Empire Rye Batch 8 is once again a unique tasting and bold rye from the Brooklyn-based distillery, but the latest batch offers more value in the form of higher proof, more age, and a tapestry of barrel sizes to make up its blend.
The youngest and second lowest proof Elijah Craig Barrel Proof Batch released to date, Batch A124 offers a rich, delicious flavor profile proving that a lower age and proof doesn’t necessarily equate to a subpar pour.
Atlanta-based Staghorn has named award-winning craft whiskey maker Lisa Wicker (formerly of Widow Jane) as the first Master Distiller of its recently opened Garrard County Distilling Co. in Lancaster, Kentucky.
Transitioning from sourced whiskey to your own distilate can be an exciting yet stressful time for a company. Old Dominick is currently undergoing this transition and we take a look at their new Small Batch Bourbon Series.
"Blending" has been a dirty word in the American whiskey, but thanks to a combination of insight, persistence, and a bit of courage mustered by whiskey makers over the past decade, the concept of blending as it relates to bourbon and American whiskey has changed for the better.