Tuesday, May 11, 2021


The Iowa based Templeton Distillery, has today announced the launch of a new 10 Year Old expression, along with a packaging refresh for its entire American Rye whiskey portfolio.

Templeton 10 Year Old Reserve Rye Whiskey (52% ABV) has been bottled from a single hand selected charred new American oak barrel.

Templeton 10 Year Old Reserve Rye Whiskey

Templeton 10 Year Old Reserve Rye Whiskey, is said to deliver notes of rich chocolate, vanilla, toasted oak, green apple and apricot on the nose, followed by notes of dark oak and classic rye spice on the palate.

As part of the brands continued global growth. Templeton has also unveiled a new distinctive bottle and label design, which will start rolling out in the US next month, then across the EU and Australia in August.

Commenting on the news, Keith Kerkhoff, Co-Founder of Templeton Distillery, said: “All of us at Templeton Distillery are really excited about the new look of our award-winning portfolio, in particular our new 10 year Reserve. Every good revival has a way of bringing history into the now, so the new 10 Year Reserve along with the 4 and 6 Year, will be featured prominently in refreshed packaging. We have big ambitions for both the Templeton Rye brand and Templeton Distillery, and we are looking forward to introducing this fantastic new packaging to our 40 International markets worldwide as well as continuing to build our global footprint as the Rye revival continues.”

Limited in quantities, Templeton 10 Year Old Reserve Rye Whiskey, will be available next month from specialist retailers in the US. RRP (tbc).

Posted by Steve Rush