Uncle Nearest 1884 Small Batch Whiskey
About Uncle Nearest 1884 Small Batch Whiskey
Uncle Nearest 1884 Small Batch Whiskey is a premium, award-winning whiskey with a rich history. Crafted with care and precision, this small batch whiskey is perfect for cocktail enthusiasts who appreciate quality spirits.
Little Known Fact
Uncle Nearest is named after Nathan “Nearest” Green, a former slave who taught Jack Daniel how to make whiskey. Today, the brand honors Green’s legacy as the first known African-American master distiller.
Uncle Nearest 1884 Small Batch Whiskey boasts a rich, smooth taste with notes of caramel, butterscotch, and vanilla. It has a warm, smoky finish that lingers on the palate.
Cocktail Recipe Recommendation
Try Uncle Nearest 1884 Small Batch Whiskey in an Old Fashioned for a classic and sophisticated cocktail. Combine 2 oz of whiskey, 1 tsp of sugar, 2 dashes of bitters, and a splash of water in a rocks glass. Stir until the sugar dissolves, then add ice and garnish with a cherry and orange peel.
Recommended by Nneka Ijeoma and selected as a recommended spirit to pair with Shaker & Spoon’s Out to Tennessee Box.
Nneka raves about Uncle Nearest 1884 Small Batch Whiskey: “It is absolutely delicious and boasts an amazing backstory! It's named for the original head stiller of Jack Daniel's, a slave who was able to secure his freedom through his craft. The Nearest Green Distillery is entirely female-led and is home to the world’s first female African American master blender.”
Uncle Nearest 1884 Small Batch Whiskey is made using a unique process that involves double-distilling and filtering the whiskey through sugar maple charcoal. It is then aged in American oak barrels for a minimum of 7 years to achieve its distinct flavor profile.
- Type: Small Batch Whiskey
- Distillery: Uncle Nearest Distillery
- ABV: 50%
- Age: Aged for a minimum of 7 years
- Mash Bill: 84% corn, 8% rye, 8% malted barley
- Bottle Size: 750ml
- Region: Tennessee, USA
Experience the exceptional taste and quality of Uncle Nearest 1884 Small Batch Whiskey. Order now and elevate your cocktail game with this award-winning spirit.
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