May 4, 2020

Why is it sometimes difficult to tell the difference between rye and bourbon whiskey?

Why is it sometimes difficult to tell the difference between rye and bourbon whiskey?

Mark and Dan get down to the nitty gritty: what's the difference between bourbon and rye, and why do some of the latter taste like the former? It turns out, there's a lot of subtle differences that make a huge impact on flavor. But really, as with most things whiskey, it all comes down to the mash bill.