TINCUP Straight Rye
TINCUP // Indiana (bottled in Colorado), USA
TINCUP Straight Rye is distilled in Indiana and is aged for 3 years. It is brought to 90 proof with the addition of Rocky Mountain water. The whiskey brand gets its name from the town of Tin Cup, a mining town founded in 1879 on the western slope of Colorado. TINCUP Straight Rye Whiskey is available nationwide beginning January 2020.
RyeMash bill at least 51% rye; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
Cask Typenew, charred American oak
"TINCUP's rye whiskey is light and approachable. Sweet vanilla and brown sugar lead the palate, with a bit of pecan and maple in the background. The finish is bright with a bit of zesty lemon peel. This rye would do well neat or on the rocks, or perhaps in a citrusy shaken cocktail."