PROOF Proof is twice the percentage of alcohol by volume.
ALCOHOL BY VOLUME Refers to how much alcohol is present in a given volume of an alcoholic beverage.
Aged 18 m plus
AGING Aging removes harshness and adds flavor found in the barrel's wood.
80% NY Rye, 20% barley malt
Aged minimum 2 years in charred American oak barrel. Produced to adhere to the Empire Rye standards. Empire Rye is meant to revitalize the history and allure of Rye whiskey from NY state (and Western NY in particular). The no-corn grain bill is the historical way rye whiskey was produced in this region and highlights the unique flavor of rye whiskey.
2019 NY International Spirits Competition – NY Rye Distillery of the Year
Enjoy this special expression of our Rye Whiskey neat, on the rocks or with a splash of water.Download Tech Sheet