The core product of Forty Creek Distillery is their Barrel Select Whisky. It is a blend of rye, barley, and corn spirits that are distilled and aged separately in white oak aging casks, for between six and ten years.

The barrels that get used are then carefully selected by hand, for richness and depth and carefully married. This attention to detail has resulted in a string of Gold Medals — at least twelve of them at last count.

But it is the flavor that matters most. And “richness” is the differentiator with Forty Creek. It does not have bright flavors or fruity flavors, but it does have a thickness and richness that puts it at the top of its category in our opinion. Look for aromas of banana and cream, and flavors of walnut and mocha.

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