Wild Rye Rumpus

Hosted By New York Distilling Company

As founder of the first New York Rye Week, The New York Distilling Company continues to help organize and promote events held at multiple venues across New York State.   We proudly present events at our own distillery as The Wild Rye Rumpus!

2018 Wild Rye Rumpus Events

 

Monday, Oct. 15 - ‘Empire State of Rye': Premier Tasting of the 2018 Empire Straight Rye Whiskies

‘Empire State of Rye’: Premier Tasting of the 2018 Empire Straight Rye Whiskies, 6-8 pm

Caledonia Bar
424 Amsterdam Avenue
New York NY 10024
Expressions from: Tuthilltown Distillery, Black Button; Coppersea; Finger Lakes; Honeoye Falls Distillery; Kings Count Distillery; New York Distilling Company; Van Brunt Stillhouse and Yankee Distillers

Cost: $20

Thursday, 10/18 - Great Ryes of America

 

Walk-around tasting of some of the great rye whiskeys of America. Light fare.

Spirits Expected to be Presented:

Catoctin Creek Roundstone Rye (VA)
Catoctin Creek Roundstone Rye Cask Proof (VA)
Catoctin Creek Rabble Rouser Bottled In Bond (VA)
Clyde Mays Rye (AL)
Dad’s Hat Rye (PA)
Dad’s Hat Rye Finished in Vermouth Barrels (PA)
Hudson Rye (NY)
Jack Daniels Rye (TN)
Jim Beam Rye (KY)
Journeyman Rye (MI)
Old Overholt Rye (KY)
Old Overholt Bonded (KY)
Pikesville Rye (KY)
Ragtime New York Straight Rye (NY)
Ragtime ‘Empire’ Apple Jack Finished Rye (NY)
Ragtime Single Barrel Straight Rye NY)
Ragtime Bottled In Bond Rye World Premier (NY)
Redemption Rye (IA)
Redemption Rye Cask Strength (IA)
Rittenhouse Rye Bottled in Bond (KY)
Sagamore Rye 83 (MD)
Sagamore Rye Cask Strength (MD)
Whistle Pig Farmstock Rye
Whistle Pig Boss Hog Rye
Whistle Pig 10-yr Rye
Wild Turkey Rye 81 (KY)
Wild Turkey Rye 101 (KY)
Woody Creek Rye (CO)
Sonoma Rye Whiskey
Sonoma Cherrywood Rye Whiskey

 

Saturday, 10/20 - Blend Your Own Rye Whiskey

$45

Taste single barrel samples of Ragtime Straight Rye Whiskey and learn how master blenders combine barrels with different flavor profiles to achieve a particular desired balance.   Participants will have a chance to experiment with their own blends and take home a 200ML bottle of their individual blend, and then celebrate with a complementary cocktail at the Shanty.   Approximately 1.5 hours.

2 Sessions: 2:30pm & 5pm

Sunday, 10/21 - Blend Your Own Rye Whiskey

$45

 

Taste single barrel samples of Ragtime Straight Rye Whiskey and learn how master blenders combine barrels with different flavor profiles to achieve a particular desired balance.   Participants will have a chance to experiment with their own blends and take home a 200ML bottle of their individual blend, and then celebrate with a complementary cocktail at the Shanty.   Approximately 1.5 hours.

2 Sessions: 2:30pm & 5pm