Whiskey Tour of Styles From Around the World
With the world of whiskey only growing, new ways of flavoring, finishing and blending extend as well. Here is a list of whiskeys that are original and creative, down to their cask, their origin and their taste. These are great sips if you find yourself curious about just how complex the world of whiskey can get. Global exposure allows for new ideas, like blending rye, distilling in Japan or deepening the flavor to a point only pure experience can execute.
Basil Hayden's Caribbean Reserve Rye
Basil Hayden is good whiskey, there is no arguing that the lighter taste is a great compliment in the Jim Beam small-batch collections. Basil Hayden’s Caribbean Reserve Rye solidifies this with a creative twist and craftsmanship. Using rum and rye whiskey, this blend features 8-year Kentucky Rye Whiskey and 4-year Canadian Rye Whiskey and finishes off with Black Strap Rum. This blend gives a toasted oak flavor that is complemented by the rye spice and sweet molasses flavor. Try this whiskey for a sweet and spicy contrast that is purely creative.
Wild Turkey Kentucky Spirit Single Barrel Bourbon
Wild Turkey is another type of whiskey you remember your grandfather drinking by the creek every summer. A staple whiskey, that one may not realize holds unique flavor and technique. Keeping the signature Wild Turkey bold and rye-forward flavoring, this whiskey’s balance of taste is one to be noted. With the rye keeping it spicy, rich vanilla flavors save a hint of sweetness. The lingering finish of almonds, honey, blackberry and leather keeps any whiskey fan loving the deep and complex flavors, that Wild Turkey trademarks. Try Wild Turkey Kentucky Spirit Single Barrel Bourbon and enjoy the unique layering of flavors.
Yamazaki 12 Year Old Japanese Single Malt
Yamazaki hails from Japan’s first and oldest malt distillery. This whiskey is Japan’s first seriously marketed single-malt whiskey, and has gained a bit of a cult following. Which is not hard to imagine considering it is truly the first of its kind. First marketed in 1984, this whiskey holds a signature origin and a stand up flavor palette. Try Yamazaki 12 Year Old Japanese Single Malt and love the global world of whiskey.
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