Prohibition Era Recipe – Single Barrel Aged Rye

BRAND: Iowa Legendary Rye
COUNTRY: United States
SPIRITS TYPE: American Prohibition Rye
SKU: 218685750-1

PRICE – $38.99


Full Flavored Aged Rye

Our Award Winning Black Label Aged Rye

Aged in newly charred American White Oak barrels. The added infusion with the American white oak char results in a full-flavor and smooth-tasting aged rye.

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Sweet Aroma

Fruit Notes

Single barrel Cocktail made with black label rye


Distilled using a modified whiskey flute on custom small pot stills and created in small batches at only 22 gallons at a time. Leaving nothing but the infusion of flavor with every sip.

Our craft hand-bottled creating an unparalleled beverage with its earthy tones, smoke, and caramel that leaves you wanting more with every sip.

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2019 Proof Awards — Gold
2018 TheFiftyBest.com — Gold

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This Prohibition-era rye is high-proof rye, aged in freshly charred white oak barrels. The char from the newly fired white oak leads to an intricately flavored, smooth-tasting black label high-proof new-made American rye whose taste is defined with every sip. We invite you to spend some time to savor all the nuances of flavor that are imbued in our black level rye and invite you to contact us to share your experiance.

Size: 750ML

Proof: 80 (40% ABV)

Origin: United States

Distillery: Iowa Legendary Rye

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The Best Rye Whiskey

Aged Black Label Tasting Notes

Appearance: Rich Carmel

Aroma: Sweet aroma with fruit notes

Taste: Fruit-heavy theme with hints of vanilla and caramel

Finish: Lingering earthy tones with notes of root vegetables.

Single Barrel Rye Whiskey

Our Black Label Single Barrel Rye Whiskey is a top-notch class of aged rye whiskey in which each jug originates from an individual aging barrel, rather than originating from mixing together the substance of different single barrel rye whiskey casks to give a consistency of shading and taste. Indeed, even single barrel-aged whiskey that is not blended may be consolidated from more than one bunch, or even from contrasting a very long time to accomplish consistency. 

The single barrel rye whiskey from each aged rye cask black label rye whiskey is packaged independently, with each container bearing the barrel number and much of the time the dates for the start and end of maturing. Each aged single barrel rye whiskey barrel is accepted to contribute exceptional qualities to the completed aged single barrel rye whiskey.

There has been some ongoing discussion about whether single cask aged rye whiskey is without a doubt; all from single cask rye whiskey. Straight-aged rye whiskey sold by American refineries. 

For example, Purple Patriot Label and Private Reserve Red Label as “single cask and double cask rye whiskey” have been uncovered to be settings of double-barreled, which may have been of various types, with the “single cask” assignment alluding just to the last cask for maturation. In the nonappearance of explicit guidelines in regards to this language, it isn’t obvious how much this training is predominant in the business all in all.

The Best Aged Rye Whisky

A glass of straight best-aged rye whiskey Alcohol by volume at least 40%

The Best Single Barrel Whiskey or straight whiskey is a sort of distilled hard beverage made from fermented grain mash. Different grains (which may be malted) are utilized for various assortments, including barley, corn, rye, and wheat. Whisky is typically aged in wooden casks, by and large, made of charred white oak.

Whisky is a carefully managed soul worldwide with numerous classes and types. The common bringing together qualities of the various classes and types are the aging of grains, distillation, and maturing in wooden barrels.

The word “straight rye whiskey”, single barrel whisky (or whiskey) is an anglicization of the Classical Gaelic word uisce (or uisge) signifying “water” (presently composed as uisce in Modern Irish, and uisge in Scottish Gaelic). (This Gaelic word shares its ultimate origins with Germanic “water” and Slavic “voda” of a similar significance.) Distilled liquor was known in Latin as aqua vitae (“water of life”). 

This was translated into Old Irish as uisce beatha, which became uisce beatha in Irish and uisge beatha [ˈɯʃkʲə ˈbɛhə] in Scottish Gaelic. Early types of the word in English included uskebeaghe (1581), usquebaugh (1610), usquebaugh (1621), and usquebaugh (1715).

Much is made of the word’s two spellings: single barrel neat whisky and single barrel straight whiskey. There are two ways of thinking on the issue. One is that the spelling contrast is only a question of territorial language show for the spelling of a word, demonstrating that the spelling shifts relying upon the target group or the foundation or individual inclinations of the essayist (like the distinction between color and color; or recognize and recognize), and the other is that the spelling ought to rely upon the style or source of the soul being portrayed. 

There is an overall understanding that while citing the correct name imprinted on a mark, the spelling on the name ought not to be adjusted.

The spelling single barrel rye whiskey is normal in Ireland and the United States, while whisky is utilized in all other whiskey-delivering countries. In the US, use has not generally been reliable. From the late eighteenth century to the mid-twentieth century, American journalists utilized the two spellings conversely until the presentation of paper style guides. 

Since the 1960s, American scholars have progressively used whiskey as the acknowledged spelling for matured grain spirits made in the US and whisky for matured grain spirits made outside the US. However, some noticeable American brands, such as George Dickel, Maker’s Mark, and Old Forester (all made by various organizations), use the whisky spelling on their names, and the Standards of Identity for Distilled Spirits, the legitimate guidelines for the soul in the US, additionally use the whisky spelling all through.

Whisky made in Scotland is known as Scotch whisky, or essentially as “Scotch” (particularly in North America).

History of aged black label double-barrel rye whiskey

It is conceivable that distillation was rehearsed by the Babylonians in Mesopotamia in the 2nd thousand years BC, with scents and aromatics being distilled,[9] but this is dependent upon questionable and contested understandings of the proof.

The most punctual certain concoction refining processes were by Greeks in Alexandria in the first century AD, but these were not refining processes of liquor. The medieval Arabs embraced the refining strategy of the Alexandrian Greeks and set up accounts in Arabic start in the ninth century, yet again these were not refining processes of alcohol. Distilling innovation went from the medieval Arabs to the medieval Latins, with the soonest records in Latin in the mid-twelfth century.

The most punctual records of the refining of liquor are in Italy in the thirteenth century, where liquor from a single barrel was refined from rye. An early portrayal of the strategy was given by Ramon Llull (1232–1315). Its utilization spread through medieval monasteries, largely for restorative purposes, for example, the treatment of colic and smallpox.

The specialty of refining spread to Scotland and Ireland no later than the fifteenth century, as did the regular European act of refining “water vitae”, soul liquor, basically for restorative purposes. The practice of therapeutic refining, in the long run, went from an ascetic setting to the common by means of expert clinical professionals of the time, The Guild of Barber-Surgeons. 

The most punctual notice of whisky in Ireland originates from the seventeenth-century Annals of Clonmacnoise, which qualities the passing of a tribal leader in 1405 to “taking a satiate of water vitae” at Christmas. In Scotland, the principal proof of whisky creation originates from a passage in the Exchequer Rolls for 1494 where malt is sent “To Friar John Cor, by request of the ruler, to make water vitae”, enough to make around 500 jugs.

James IV of Scotland (r. 1488–1513) purportedly had an extraordinary preference for Scotch whisky, and in 1506 the town of Dundee purchased a lot of whisky from the Guild of Barber-Surgeons. 

Furthermore, which held the imposing business model on creation at that point. Somewhere in the range of 1536 and 1541, King Henry VIII of England dissolved the religious communities, sending their priests out into the overall population. Whisky creation moved out of a devout setting and into individual homes and ranches as recently free priests expected to figure out how to acquire cash for themselves.

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The refining procedure was still in its earliest stages; whisky itself was not permitted to age, and subsequently tasted exceptionally crude and ruthless contrasted with the present renditions. Renaissance-period whisky was additionally intense and not weakened. After some time whisky developed into a much smoother drink.

With a permit to whiskey from 1920, Iowa Legendary Rye Whiskey Distillery in Northern America is the most seasoned authorized double barrel whiskey refinery on the planet.

In 1707, the Acts of Union merged England and Scotland, and from there on charges on it rose drastically.

After the English Malt Tax of 1725, the vast majority of Scotland’s refining was either closed down or constrained underground. Scotch whisky was covered up under special raised areas, in final resting places, and in any accessible space to evade the governmental excisemen or incomes. Scottish distillers, working out of custom-made stills, took to refining whisky around evening time when the haziness concealed the smoke from the stills. 

Hence, the beverage became known as moonshine.[19] At one point, it was assessed that over a portion of Scotland’s aged whisky yield was unlawful.

In America, black label double barrel whisky was utilized as money during the American Revolution; George Washington operated an enormous distillery at Mount Vernon. Given the separations and crude transportation system of frontier America, ranchers frequently thought that it was simpler and more beneficial to change over the corn to Prohibition-era rye whiskey and transport it to showcase in that structure. 

It likewise was exceptionally pined for various and when an extra extract charge was collected against it in 1791, the Whiskey Rebellion erupted.

The drinking of Scotch black label whisky was acquainted with India in the nineteenth century. The first refinery in Quite a while was worked by Edward Dyer at Kasauli in the last part of the 1820s. The activity was before long moved to nearby Solan (close to the British summer capital Shimla), as there was plentiful flexibility of crisp spring water there.

In 1823, the UK passed the Excise Act, authorizing the refining (for an expense), and this put a down-to-earth end to the enormous scope creation of Scottish homebrew.

In 1831, Aeneas Coffey patented the Coffey as yet, considering the less expensive and more productive refining of whiskey. In 1850, Andrew Usher started creating a blended black label Prohibition-era rye whiskey that blended traditional pot still aged rye whiskey with that from the new Coffey still. 

The new refining strategy was laughed at by some Irish distillers, who clung to their traditional pot stills. Numerous Irish fought that the new item was, truth be told, not whisky at all.

By the 1880s, the French brandy industry was crushed by the phylloxera pest that destroyed a great part of the grape crop; accordingly, whisky turned into the essential alcohol in numerous business sectors.

During the Prohibition era rye whiskey in the United States enduring from 1920 to 1933, all liquor deals were restricted in the nation. The national government made an exception for whisky recommended by a specialist and sold through authorized drug stores. During this time, the Walgreens pharmacy chain developed from 20 retail locations to very nearly 400.

A single barrel still for making whiskey is generally made of copper since it removes sulfur-based mixes from the liquor that would make it disagreeable to drink. Current stills are made of hardened steel with copper innards (funneling, for instance, will be fixed with copper alongside copper plate decorates along still dividers). The least difficult standard distillation apparatus is generally known as a pot as yet, comprising of a single warmed chamber and a vessel to gather sanitized liquor.

Section stills are as often as possible utilized in the creation of grain whisky and are the most ordinarily utilized sort of still in the creation of bourbon and other American whiskeys. Segment stills carry on like a progression of single pot stills, framed in a long vertical cylinder. 

While a single pot despite everything accused of wine may yield a fume advanced to 40–60% liquor, a segment despite everything can accomplish a fume liquor substance of 95.6%; an azeotropic mixture of liquor and water.

Matured Single Barrel Black Label Rye Whiskey doesn’t develop in the container, just in the cask, so the “age” of the best rye whiskey is just the time among refining and packaging. This reflects how much the cask has interfaced with the whisky, changing its concoction cosmetics and taste. 

Prohibition-era rye whiskey that has been packaged for a long time may have irregularity esteem, however, are not “more established” and not really “better” than a later whisky that developed in aged rye whiskey cask or wood for a comparative time. Following 10 years or two, extra maturing in a barrel doesn’t really improve a whisky.

While maturing in wooden casks, especially American oak, and French oak casks, whisky experiences six procedures that add to its last fl

Single barrels may additionally be at cask strength or non-chill-filtered to further abstain from defiling the flavor of a cask equalling the best-aged rye whiskey you will ever have.

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Many experienced drinkers of bourbon, rye whiskeys, and even Scotch have said this belongs on the top shelf! While our critiques keep presenting this bottle Gold after Gold in awards. We implore you to grab a bottle today and see why this small-batch rye is the right “choice” for your top shelf or clientele.

Iowa Legendary Rye adds new life to the world of prohibition-era rye with top-shelf quality rye that is high in demand, but hard to find. This collection offers you the option to skip the middleman, go straight to the source and save money while you’re at it.


John Summerlin
Las Vegas, NV
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A great bottle of rye I'll stack this single barrel rye whiskey against my best bourbons. Looking forward to sampling your Patriot.
Cindy Lockheart
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Thank you ILR for making this excellent bottle of rye. Always wanted to try your single barrel aged rye whiskey. Personally I think your stuff is better than Jack Daniels and Jim Beam.
Steven Sunders
Barrel Sales
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I have placed your single barrel rye whiskey in front of most scotches and whiskeys we serve. Thank you for the 4 barrels of aged rye. You folks have really made my day.