Driftless Glen Receives 2 ASCOT Awards

The American Spirits Council of Tasters gave our 51 Rye a Platinum Medal and our 5 Year Single Barrel Bourbon a Gold medal!

ASCOT Awards is an international spirits competition created by spirits personality and veteran tasting judge, Fred Minnick. The competition provides a unique opportunity for distillers to have their products recognized. The judging was done 100% blind by spirits industry professionals carefully selected by Fred Minnick for their skills in the art of evaluating the taste, quality, and character of fine spirits.

51 Rye – Platinum

Our 51 Rye is a small batch aged a minimum of 4 years and handcrafted in the traditional Maryland Style. 51 Rye showcases the softer, sweeter side of rye. 51% Rye Mash, 51% Alcohol, and 100% Driftless.

5 Year Single Barrel Bourbon – Gold

Our 5 Year Single Barrel Bourbon is aged for a minimum of two years and selected from our finest barrels in our Rickhouse. The barrels are then bottled individually. This preserves the distinct character of each barrel. This Single Cask Bourbon has a rich amber color with a delicate balance of vanilla, honey, and light spice then finishes with a hint of oak.