Defiant Rye

Rye whiskey – the first whiskey to be distilled on this continent – became a defiant spirit in every sense during the Whiskey Rebellion of 1791, when the farmers who made it rebelled against our new government’s attempt to tax it. It was this heroic act of defiance that forever defined and ensured our cherished right to protest. The tax eventually stood, but the rebels’ spirit lives on in this Defiant Rye.

Gold Medal Winner in the Fifty Best

Fifty Best tasting notes:

Nose: Caramel, brown sugar, maple, molasses, honeysuckle, vanilla, custard, dried plums, walnut, new wood. Palate: Caramel, vanilla, crème brûlée, brown sugar, nougat, ripe banana, coconut, dried dark fruits, cinnamon, cloves, toast, walnuts, leather. Finish: Clean, fresh, smooth, grain, wood notes, lingering.

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Catskill Distilling Co.
2037 State Route 17B
Bethel NY, 12720
(845) 583-8569
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