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WHAT IS RYE BOURBON?

WHAT IS RYE BOURBON?

Rye Bourbon refers to bourbon that is 51% corn, classifying it as bourbon, but also has a high amount of rye, commonly in the 20% range. Rye whiskey, by contrast, can only be classified as rye whiskey if it contains at least 51% rye. Therefore, rye bourbon is still classified as a bourbon but with
WHAT IS WHEATED BOURBON WHISKEY?

WHAT IS WHEATED BOURBON WHISKEY?

If you love whiskey, you’ve definitely heard of Pappy Van Winkle, arguably the most famous wheated whiskey that put wheated bourbon on the map. So what is wheated bourbon? Wheated bourbon whiskey, often referred to as “wheaters” is bourbon with a high wheat content.  If you’ve read our blogon What Is a Bourbon?, you’ll know
WHAT IS BOURBON?

WHAT IS BOURBON?

You’ll find a variety of bourbon barrels to play with in our Make My Whiskey builder. And if  you are going to make your own bourbon with us, we want you to understand better what you’re making. So what exactly is a Bourbon? All bourbon is whiskey, but not all whiskey is bourbon. Let’s look
Creating the perfect whiskey blend

Creating the perfect whiskey blend

We founded Designer Dram with the belief that everyone should have the perfect whiskey blend for their palate. One way to do this is by creating your own barrel of whiskey from scratch, working with a distillery to select your mash bill grains, pH, enzymes, fermentation temperatures, barreling proof and so on. This is an