Redwood Empire – Pipe Dream Bourbon Whiskey 750ml
Powerful nose with sweet maple, vanilla, and a hint of honey. Palate: Rich, deep and complex with roasted pecan, vanilla, and lingering char and woody notes. Smooth with a hint of black pepper on the finish.
Is Redwood Empire good bourbon?
An award winning bourbon-rye blend with an exceptional balance of sweetness and spice. The perfect choice for those who just can't decide between rye or bourbon, we call it “the best of both worlds.” Nose: Initially, clove, nutmeg, and cinnamon are followed by an almost orange creamsicle note.
Who makes Redwood Empire bourbon?
Purple Wine + Spirits
Purple Wine + Spirits today announced its Redwood Empire Whiskey brand is launching three uniquely hand-crafted, barrel aged, California whiskeys: “Pipe Dream” Bourbon, “Emerald Giant” Rye, and ”Lost Monarch,” a blend of straight American whiskey.
Is Redwood Empire whiskey sourced?
Redwood Empire American Whiskey is a combination of sourced bourbon and “house-distilled” rye made by Graton Distilling in Sonoma, CA.
Helmed by industry veteran Derek Benham, Purple Wine + Spirits built its still and began whiskey production in 2014, followed by the launch of the Redwood Empire Whiskey label in 2017 with a single product, Redwood Empire American Whiskey. The distillery now produces and barrels over 20,000 cases of whiskey annually.
Named for the 14th tallest tree on the planet, Pipe Dream is Redwood's first Bourbon whiskey. Pipe Dream Bourbon is made from barrels aged between four and twelve years with a high corn mash bill. Smooth and complex, it is a true sipping whiskey.
Recently, the company released its first batch of Redwood Empire American Whiskey. The state of the art distillery was built in an old apple processing plant in the small town of Graton, in the Russian River Valley of western Sonoma county.
2 oz Redwood Empire Pipe Dream Bourbon 1/2 oz simple syrup 4 dashes of bitters 1 Meyer lemon peel.
Muddle all ingredients in a rocks glass and then add ice and stir for 30 seconds. Serve immediately.
94 Points – Tasting Panel Magazine (2020)
Double Gold – SIP Awards (2020)
Double Gold San Diego Spirits Festival (2020)