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Templeton Rye Whiskey

About Templeton Rye Whiskey

Founder: Scott Bush
Year Founded: 2001
Distillery Location: Templeton, Iowa
Master Distiller / Blender: Keith Kerkhoff, Master Distiller

Templeton Rye Whiskey Essential Facts

  • During Prohibition, Templeton, Iowa, became known for its excellent (and illegal) rye whiskey. It was so good that, according to legend, the whiskey was Al Capone’s favorite.
  • In 2001, Scott Bush decided to make the town’s infamous spirit legally.

How You Should Drink Templeton Rye Whiskey

  • Straight
  • On the rocks
  • With a bit of water
  • With club soda