Never Say Die Rye Whiskey

In the vast landscape of rye whiskey, few names evoke as much intrigue and defiance as Never Say Die Rye Whiskey. Named after a foal with a near fatal birth at Hamburg Farm in Lexington, KY., it was a shot of whiskey down it’s throat that is said to have helped it survive the night.

Thus, the name, Never Say Die and the story as unique as it’s rye whiskey. Taking whiskey barrels across the Atlantic and letting them age in England, may seem risky to others, but it’s how this spirited libation takes you on an adventure with each pour, inviting the curious and the bold to explore its depths.

Fresh off its Double Gold Award at the San Francisco World Spirit competition, this innovative whiskey is sure to change the distilling techniques of other distillers. Their proprietary mash bill of 56% rye, 33% corn and 11% malted barley comes in at a proof of 105.

Gazing upon a glass of Never Say Die Rye Whiskey, it brings a rich amber hue, reminiscent of polished mahogany, captivating the eye and hints at the richness within.

With tantalizing aromas that promise a sensory voyage, Never Say Die Rye Whiskey envelops the senses with notes of charred marshmallow, cola and warm vanilla that dance gracefully alongside hints of caramelized sugar, evoking memories of indulgent desserts by a crackling fireplace. Delicate whispers of spice linger in the background, teasing the palate with promises of complexity and depth.

The first sip of Never Say Die Rye Whiskey is a revelation, an explosion of peppery flavor that unfolds with every passing sip. Rich flavors of dark chocolate and honeyed figs mingle harmoniously, punctuated by a gentle spiciness that builds with each sip. As the whiskey settles on the palate, subtle undertones of dried fruits and toasted almonds emerge, adding layers of intrigue and sophistication.

The journey of Never Say Die Rye Whiskey culminates in a finish that lingers long after the final sip. The warmth of peppery spices and cherry jam gently fades into a lingering embrace, inviting contemplation and reflection.

In the vast realm of rye whiskey, Never Say Die stands as a testament to the artistry and innovation of its creators. With each sip, it invites the adventurous to savor the moment and to never shy away from the journey ahead. Never Say Die Rye Whiskey is a rye whiskey that you need to try and it promises an experience like no other—a bold declaration of resilience, named after a young foal and a celebration of it’s legacy.


5 out of 5 barrels

This Bourbon receives 5/5 Barrels


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