As the Wild Turkey Distillery produces Rye Whiskey as well as Bourbon they use two different mash bills. For the Bourbon they mash 75% corn, 13% rye and 12% barley and for the Rye Whiskey it’s 37% corn, 51% rye and 12% barley.
What is Elijah Craig mash bill?
Elijah Craig: 78% Corn,10% Rye, 12% Barley. Jim Beam: 75% Corn, 13% Rye, 12% Barley. Bakers: 75% Corn, 13% Rye, 12% Barley. Knob Creek: 75% Corn, 13% Rye, 12% Barley. Old Grandad Bottled in Bond: 63% Corn, 27% Rye, 10% Barley.
Is Woodford Reserve mash bill?
Woodford Reserve Rye uses a pre-prohibition style ratio of 53% rye in its mash bill to pay homage to history’s original rye whiskeys, making spice and tobacco the dominant note among a sea of fruit, floral, and sweet aromatics, which yields a nice sweetness and overall balance.
Is Weller the same mash bill as Pappy?
Blame this on whiskey geeks who discovered that Weller is basically Pappy (made at Buffalo Trace using the same mash bill), but aged for different amounts of time and in different warehouses. This makes Weller probably the closest thing to Pappy you can find, and for that reason it has become another cult whiskey.
Why is Jack Daniels not bourbon?
Jack Daniel’s is not a bourbon – it’s a Tennessee Whiskey. Jack Daniel’s is dripped slowly – drop-by-drop – through ten feet of firmly packed charcoal (made from hard sugar maple) before going into new charred oak barrels for maturing. This special process gives Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey its rare smoothness.
Which mash bill is Eagle Rare?
Eagle Rare uses the #1 Mashbill from Buffalo Trace, which is thought to be a low rye mash bill consisting of 10% or less rye. Eagle Rare recently went through a label design change which moved the 10 year age statement from the bottleneck to the back of the bottle.
Is Crown Royal a bourbon?
Specifically, Crown Royal is a Canadian whisky, and even though this technically uses a bourbon mashbill (64% corn, 31.5% rye, 4.5% malted barley), bourbon can only be made in America. Though the TTB originally approved the label, they reversed their decision and forced the brand to stop using the name ‘Bourbon Mash’.
What is the best cheap bourbon to drink straight?
10 Budget-Friendly Bourbons Worth Buying
- Evan Williams Black Label: Reliable Go-To Whiskey.
- Four Roses Yellow Label: Mellow and Rewarding.
- Old Forester 86-Proof: Full of Flavor.
- Old Grand-Dad 100-Proof Bottled In Bond: Hot and Spicy.
- Jim Beam Black Label: Ideal for Newcomers.
- Wild Turkey 81-Proof: Smooth and Smokey.