Brand Facts

(rî)1® is (pronounced “rye one”)

Bottled at 92 proof

Light, spicy flavor and long, luxurious finish

Straight, the nose offers a gentle, peppery nod to its rye heritage.

Cut with water, the scents of dried fruit and cinnamon push to the front, providing a rich palate experience

(rî)1® is packaged in a distinctive glass bottle with a single label that reinforces the brand’s straightforward feel and modern style

(ri)1® Straight Rye Whiskey

(rî)1® Whiskey elevates the ultra-premium whiskey category, offering consumers a refined flavor, a striking look and a new take on cocktail couture.

(rî)1® is a blend of several different ages (minimum 4.5 years) to create a uniquely smooth and sophisticated flavor. The deliberate blending of several different ages creates a higher proof; spicy, yet lighter rye taste; and long, luxurious finish that declares (rî)1® as the definition to which other rye whiskies should aspire.

(rî)1® provides the cocktail crowd with a spicy, flavorful addition to their current drink portfolio. Rye whiskey is both approachable in its taste, and distinct in its profile due to its luxurious and striking finishes. We have created a modern spirit that allows drinkers to rediscover some of their favorite cocktails.

Awards & Accolades

Double Gold Medal, 2009 San Francisco World Spirits Competition

Gold Medal, 2009 International Review of Spirits

Bronze, Beverage World's Global Packaging Awards, 2008