rye whiskey
noun Date: 1785 a whiskey distilled from rye or from rye and malt

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  • Rye whiskey — describes two types of whiskeys, theoretically distilled from rye.US Rye WhiskeyIn the United States, rye whiskey is, by law, made from a mash of at least 51 percent rye. (The other ingredients of the mash are usually corn and malted barley.) It… …   Wikipedia

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  • rye whiskey — noun whiskey distilled from rye or rye and malt • Syn: ↑rye, ↑rye whisky • Hypernyms: ↑whiskey, ↑whisky * * * noun : a whiskey distilled from rye or from a mixture of rye and malt * * * rye1 (defs. 4, 5). [1775 85, Amer …   Useful english dictionary

  • rye whiskey — rye1 (defs. 4, 5). [1775 85, Amer.] * * *       whiskey that is distilled from a mash in which rye grain predominates. See whiskey. * * * …   Universalium

  • Rye whiskey (disambiguation) — Rye whiskey refers to whiskies, generally distilled from rye.It may also refer to: * Jack of Diamonds (song), sometimes known as Rye Whiskey * Rye Whiskey , a song by folk singer Woody Guthrie * Rye Whiskey , a song recorded by country and… …   Wikipedia

  • Rendezvous Rye Whiskey — is the first commercial offering from High West Distillery, located in Park City, Utah. Though there are a number of breweries and wineries in the state, Rendezvous Rye Whiskey is the first legally distilled spirit to be made in Utah since the… …   Wikipedia

  • Whiskey de seigle — Rye whisky Le rye whisky correspond à deux types de whiskies, théoriquement issus de la distillation du seigle. le whisky canadien est souvent appelé rye whisky car historiquement on utilisait principalement du seigle. Cependant de nos jours la… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rye (disambiguation) — Rye is a cereal crop.Rye may also refer to:*Ryegrass, a common lawn grass of the genus Lolium *Rye whiskey, which is made primarily from rye grain *Rye bread, bread made with rye flour * RYE, an initialism for Rotary Youth Exchange *The Rye… …   Wikipedia

  • Rye — steht für: in Dänemark Gammel Rye, früher nur Rye in England: Rye (East Sussex) in Australien: Rye (Victoria) in den USA: Rye (Arizona) Rye (Arkansas) Rye (Colorado) Rye (New Hampshire) Rye (New York) Rye (Texas) Fluss Rye (Fluss) in England Rye… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • rye — [raı] n [U] [: Old English; Origin: ryge] 1.) a type of grain that is used for making bread and ↑whisky ▪ rye bread 2.) also .rye whiskey AmE a type of American ↑whisky made from rye …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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