Van Brunt Stillhouse Rye Whiskey
Van Brunt Stillhouse // New York, USA
Van Brunt Stillhouse, located in Red Hook, Brooklyn, is named for Cornelius Van Brunt, one of the founding fathers of the neighborhood. The distillery harkens to the days before the Prohibition, when distilleries dotted the Brooklyn waterfront. Made with NY rye and unfiltered. 375 ml bottle available only.
RyeMash bill at least 51% rye; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
Cask TypeAmerican oak, small barrels (size not specified)
"Spicy and light, with a slight floral finish. Sometimes whiskeys taste like what they are, and this really tastes like rye bread! Very clean finish with tart apricot notes."