Our Special Edition Whiskeys
We have a select group of specialty finished whiskeys. They all begin with our award-winning American Rested Whiskey and finished in unique styles. Once they’re gone, you’ll have to wait for the next batch.
2015 SFWS Competition gold medal winner: PB Sherry Cask Whiskey
In the late 1700s and early 1800s rye was the grain that most American whiskey was made from. As the country expanded westward, corn began to replace rye and by the end of Prohibition, rye had largely disappeared.
The spicy, sometimes described as ‘peppery’ notes of rye whiskey often show best when blended with the natural sweetness of whiskey made from corn. Distinctive vanillin and caramel notes add complexity and character.
Cask Series Whiskeys
One of the most exciting aspects of craft distilling is the freedom to innovate. Pinckney Bend Cask Series Whiskies begin with our internationally acclaimed Rested American Whiskey.
After a year in new and second use 15 gallon Missouri White Oak barrels, these whiskies are then finished for up to a year in a variety of wine and ale casks. The results are nothing short of amazing. These expressions are made in small quantities, bottled in 200mL bottles and are generally available only at the distillery.
Port Cask finishAfter a year in new oak, this whiskey is then finished in a port barrel from Stone Hill Winery in Hermann MO. Our American whiskey is made from corn, and finished in a traditional Scottish style.
Sherry Cask FinishAWARD WINNER! After a year in new oak, this whiskey is then finished in an oloroso sherry cask. Our American whiskey is made from corn, and finished in a traditional Scottish style.
Stout Cask Finish
We take used Stout barrels from breweries such as Second Shift Brewery and Perennial to finish our year old whiskey. What results is a rich, full-flavored, stouted whiskey.
Zinfandel Finished WhiskeyAfter a year in new oak, this whiskey is then finished in a French oak zinfandel barrel from Peter Franus, Brandlin Vineyard on Mount Veeder, Napa Valley.
Single Barrel Distiller's ReserveIn collecting barrel samples, we occasionally find one that is dramatically different from its peers. Our distiller calls these “Honey Barrels” and we set them aside for a special bottling.
Rye & RestedRye & Rested Whiskey is a blend of 55% rye and 45% Pinckney Bend’s award winning Rested American Whiskey. The rye is aged in new, standard size whiskey barrels and the Rested is aged for one year in new 15 gallon barrels. The result is a unique flavor profile that accentuates the best aspects of each spirit.
Our Special Edition Whiskeys Boxed Set
While each of our Cask Series Whiskeys is available in individual 200mL bottles, we’re also offering a 3-bottle limited edition whiskey boxed set. This special grouping includes Sherry Cask, Stout Cask and Rye & Rested. The set comes in a branded wood collector’s box and sells for $75, while supplies last. What a great gift for the discriminating whiskey lover, and a unique way to celebrate any occasion! Available at the distillery tasting room.
Box Sets Now Available at Select Merchants!
We’ve had many requests for the 200mL Cask Series boxed sets from folks who can’t make it to the distillery. So, we’ve made special arrangements with The Wine Merchant, 20 S. Hanley Rd. in Clayton (314-863-6282) and Cellar Rat, 1701 Baltimore (816-221-9463) in Kansas City. Cellar Rat also ships to most states.
Where to Buy
Rye & Rested Whiskey
UPDATE: The 750 ml size bottle of Rye & Rested is out of stock. There are only 100 cases of Rye & Rested American Whiskey available, so distribution is limited. When it is gone, it will not be back until Batch #2 is ready to bottle, and that will be at least one year. It’s currently available in 200 ml bottles. While it lasts, Rye & Rested can be purchased at:
- The Pinckney Bend Distillery tasting room in New Haven, MO. Thursday – Monday, noon until 6 p.m.
- In the St Louis Metro area, it is available at Lukas Liquor, 15921 Manchester Rd. Ellisville, MO. Phone: 636-227-4543
- In Kansas City, it is available at Cellar Rat, 1701 Baltimore Ave., phone: 816-221-9463. Cellar Rat also ships, both in Missouri and out-of-state.
Cask Series Whiskeys
Our cask-finished whiskeys are available ONLY at the distillery tasting room in 200mL size.
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