Journeyman Not A King Rye Whiskey
5-stars / Highest Recommendation – F. Paul Pacult’s Spirit Journal
Gold Medal Winner – Berlin International Spirits Competition
Michigan Rye Distillery of the Year
Not a King Rye is a tribute to George Washington, who was not only our first president, but also one of America’s first distillers. After his victory over the British, he was celebrated by the masses as the first King of America. Washington famously stated that he was “Not a King”. This is a limited release whiskey made available on Presidents Day each year.
Single-distillation from 60% organic rye / 35% organic corn / 5% organic barley
45% abv / 90 proof
Blended to profile for each batch
Hints of sweet honey, fruity accent with a creamy buttery body, caramel, banana, burnt sugars.