spiritswhiskey/bourbonRye Whiskey Holiday Gift Guide


So you’ve found out your friend likes rye whiskey, now what? We’ve put together a list of the best selling brands and bottles, as well as most gifted bottles of 2021, for your viewing & shopping pleasure. (We’ve also added our personal recs!) Check it out on our shop site (link in bio!)

While the top 3 rye brands have remained steady year over year but in 2021 to date, several brands including Mitcher’s, Basil Hayden’s, Angel’s Envy, and Old Overholt have risen among the top 10. Take a look:

Top 10 Rye Whiskey Brands

  1. Bulleit 
  2. Whistlepig
  3. High West
  4. Mitcher’s
  5. Rittenhouse
  6. Redemption
  7. Angel’s Envy
  8. Basil Hayden
  9. knob creek 
  10. Old Overholt

Best Selling Rye Whiskey

  1. Bulleit Rye
  2. WhistlePig Rye 10 Year
  3. Michter’s US-1 Kentucky Straight Rye
  4. WhistlePig Old World Rye Aged 12 Years
  5. Rittenhouse Rye
  6. High West Double Rye Whiskey
  7. Redemption Straight Rye Whiskey
  8. Angel’s Envy Rum Cask Rye
  9. Basil Hayden Dark Rye Whiskey
  10. Knob Creek Rye Whiskey

Most Gifted Rye Whiskey 2021

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