Looking for some new cocktail options that you can mix up at home? Here are some favorite Bourbon, Rye and Vodka drinks made with classic ingredients to inspire your Happy Hour at home.
George Remus Straight Bourbon Whiskey
George Remus is the flagship Bourbon in the Remus family. Aged over four years, it’s a high-rye blend of Bourbon whiskies, with a hint of vanilla, a maple aroma, and a sweet-yet-characteristic rye flavor. (SRP: $39.99). Cocktail Recommendation: Prohibition Era Ward 8 (https://georgeremus.com/the-cocktails/prohibition-era-ward-8/)
Remus Repeal Reserve Straight Bourbon Whiskey – Series III
Remus Repeal Reserve is an annual limited release that allows the distillery team to experiment with a different bourbon medley each year. Remus Repeal Reserve Series III showcases a medley of two mash bills from 2007/2008; the complex aroma reveals maple with caramel, candied fruit, chocolate, baking spice, smoke and leather with a balanced palate of caramelized brown spice and a hint of rye on the finish. (SRP: $84.99). Recommendation: Treat yourself and enjoy this as a sipper! Find George Remus and Remus Repeal Reserve (https://georgeremus.com/#find)
Rossville Union Master Crafted Straight Rye Whiskey
It’s no secret that MGP is known for rye; their distillery in Lawrenceburg is one of the largest distillers of rye whiskies in the U.S. Rossville Union was introduced last year, just as rye was taking off. The category is soaring in popularity and Rossville Union Master Crafted Straight Rye Whiskey has a lot to offer: look for a balance of sweet oak with rye spice aged five to seven years (SRP: $39.99). Cocktail Recommendation: Try the Rossville Sour (https://www.rossvilleunion.com/#Cocktails) – if you’re just getting into rye whiskey this is classic recipe to showcase the bold flavor of rye with a sweeter counterpart.
Rossville Union Barrel Proof Straight Rye Whiskey
Bottled at 112.6 proof, Rossville Union Barrel Proof Straight Rye Whiskey is blended from the finest barrel reserves to deliver a full, but balanced cask-strength rye whiskey with a spicy, caramel-forward taste and a smoky finish (SRP: $69.99). Cocktail Recommendation: We recommend for those who like to sip and savor rye. Find Rossville Union Straight Rye Whiskey (Master Crafted and Barrel Proof): https://www.rossvilleunion.com/#FindAStore.
TILL American Wheat Vodka
Grown in the heartland, TILL Vodka is created from 100% Kansas wheat sourced from the best farms in the country. Distilled using a proprietary process, TILL has always focused on the heart of the spirit. The result: a uniquely smooth, premium vodka (SRP: $18.99). Awarded a 92-point rating from Tasting Panel and named Best Kansas Produced Spirit by USA Today. Cocktail Recommendation: The TILL Martini (https://www.tillvodka.com/recipes#TILL%20Martini) or TILL + Lime + Soda Water. Find TILL American Wheat Vodka.(https://www.tillvodka.com/#find)