Great White Russian

Queue the dude jokes, but our Caucasian is just better, man. We call our White Russian the “Great White Russian” because of the superior Great Lakes Distillery spirits used. The Good Land Coffee Liqueur is made using a cold brew method for a smoother, richer coffee flavor. Rehorst Vodka is the most authentic WI vodka […]

Old Passions

Super simple and very delicious. Three high quality ingredients is all you need for an amazing cocktail. This sipper cocktail is a delicious no muddle version of a Whiskey Old Fashioned. Not to be confused with a Wisconsin Old Fashioned.

What’s that stuff in my whiskey!?

We get the occasional inquiry from people who have purchased a bottle of our whiskey (and other barrel aged spirits) and have found a hazy cloud floating or sunk in the bottom of the bottle (see video below). Don’t panic, what you’re seeing is flavor! During the fermentation, distilling and oak maturation processes various phenols and esters […]

Gluten in Distilled Spirits

We frequently get customers asking us about the gluten content of our spirits. Several organizations that provide guidance on gluten free diets say that distillation separates gluten from the final spirit even when the source grain includes gluten (a good post highlighting these reports here). The US government claims they have not seen an adequate test to […]

Kinnickinnic Whiskey wins “Best American Blended Whisky”

The World Whisky Awards took place March 21st 2013 in London, UK.  More than 300 Whiskies from around the world were sampled in three rounds of blind tastings. According to Whisky Magazine, Judges were drawn from the best drinks journalists and retailers around the world, with industry representatives made up of master blenders, distillers and brand ambassadors […]