Bernheim Original - Gentle Wheater
Wheat Whiskies are a bit of an outlier in the Bourbon world. In order to be classified as a Wheat Whiskey, you must have at least 51% Wheat in the mashbill. (the grains that make up your recipe) In this… read more
Bernheim Original - Soft As a Whisper
“Wheat” whiskey is a rather old kind of spirit, by New World standards anyway, but it has laid dormant for some time. Continuing along its playful streak, Heaven Hill reintroduced the category with Be… read more
Bernheim Original - Eat Your Wheaties!
Well, it's 12:34am and I can't sleep. Maggie will get me up at 6am so I need something to occupy my brain. How about a wheat whiskey? Bernheim is a straight wheat whiskey, the first new American whiskey… read more
Bernheim Original - Wheat Whiskey "Winner"
A noble addition to the cabinet due to the enjoyment factor and educational value in the whisk(e)y journey. "Bernheim Original Kentucky Straight Wheat Whiskey" provides additional diversity to my whiskey… read more
Bernheim Original - the flip side of bourbon?
This is in our grains tasting. Wheat whiskey is made in the same way as bourbon, but the wheat content must account for at least 51% of the grist. Wheat is not a particularly common ingredient in bourbon,… read more
Bernheim Original - Dangerously smooth and drinkable
Nose: butter croissant and other types of sweet pastry. Brown sugar. It shows more fruit than other Americans (apple, banana). Some spices. Light leather. Vanilla cake. Hints of mint. Very smooth and … read more
Bernheim Original - The only straight wheat whiskey
I purchased this bottle for two reasons: the great looks and the name (as I live in Bernheim Avenue, altough the Bernheim of my street has nothing to do with Bernard Bernheim of the distillery, but it's… read more