Portland-based Eastside Distilling has released a Maraschino cherry liqueur-whiskey blend collaboration with Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur. Eastside Cherry Whiskey and Liqueur combines Eastside’s whiskey blend with Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur, is bottled at 30% alcohol by volume [60 proof] and is said to contain notes of citrus and vanilla along with the obvious cherry. Eastside Cherry Whiskey […]
Portland, Oregon-based Eastside Distilling has released Big Nose Kate – a new whiskey inspired by the American Old West historical female figure known to be a longtime companion of gunfighter Doc Holliday. Eastside Distilling’s Big Nose Kate whiskey was bottled at 45% alcohol by volume [90 proof] and is said to contain notes of dry […]
Eastside Distilling has announced that their Redneck Riviera Whiskey is now available in South Dakota. South Dakota joins a list of states where Redneck Riviera Whiskey is currently available or will be available very shortly, including Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nebraska, North Dakota, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee and Texas.
Eastside Distilling announced that Republic National Distributing Company (“RNDC”) has submitted orders and commenced distribution of Eastside’s newly launched Redneck Riviera Whiskey in South Dakota. Redneck Riviera Whiskey is a collaboration between Eastside and John Rich, the multi-platinum country-music artist and one-half of the award-winning duo Big & Rich. After launching in South Dakota, Redneck […]
WhiskyCritic recently had the opportunity to sample a few of the bourbons and whiskies emanating from the Pacific Northwest section of the United States and while the bourbons/whiskies present did not represent the full swath of those available in the region, there were enough to get a good, ahem, “taste” of what might be in […]
Portland’s renowned Eastside Distilling – home of the wonderful marionberry-flavored whiskey – has two new releases with Barrel Hitch American Whiskey and Barrel Hitch Oregon Oak Whiskey. Both Barrel Hitch whiskies are American whiskies bottled at 40% [80 proof] and 44% [88 proof] alcohol content, respectively with Barrel Hitch American Whiskey offering wheat notes and […]
We are going to be frank with you. Not Shirley or Bill, but frank. Normally, we eschew and poo-poo flavored whiskies as just so much cheap opiates for the consumer masses who either don’t know any better or live in places where they either cannot or choose not to afford any better. Generally speaking, flavored […]
There can be [mostly] universal agreement that whisky is good, but beyond that, there is typically whisky-fueled debate on how to go about drinking said whisky. Eastside Distilling from Portland, Oregon, is not taking sides but they do have a few twists to add to the traditional whisky cocktail recipes with some of their signature […]