Small Batch Colorado Rye Whiskey
Picture the Wild West. Leather, Dirt Roads, Cowboys, Mountains, The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, and most of all, Whiskey. A mash bill similar to Distillery 291s founders’ all-time favourite rye whiskeys. With the help of deep charred American white oak barrels and toasted aspen staves to finish, this small-batch whiskey is given a distinct Colorado flavour reminiscent of a time long passed.
291 Colorado Rye Whiskey made from rye malt, sour mash, distilled in a copper pot still, aged in American White Oak deep char barrels and finished with toasted Aspen Staves. World?s Best Rye ? 2018 World Whiskies Awards, San Francisco World Spirits Competition Double Gold winner. American Whiskey Master award.
Distillery 291 is a small batch whiskey distillery nestled in the stunning foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Located in Colorado Springs, the distillery sits in the shadows of Cheyenne Mountain and the majestic Pikes Peak which both serve as constant reminders of the founding vision of owner and distiller, Michael Myers, who aims to replicate the taste, smell and folklore of the Wild West ? to make whiskey with the character of that unforgettable era.