Clyde Mays Cask Strength Whiskey 8 Year

Vendor Clyde Mays
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Prepare to embark on a journey of unparalleled richness and intensity with Clyde May's Cask Strength Whiskey 8 Year. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail and aged to perfection, this exceptional whiskey represents the epitome of Alabama distilling excellence. With its robust flavor profile and undeniable complexity, Clyde May's Cask Strength Whiskey 8 Year is sure to captivate the most discerning whiskey connoisseurs.

Heritage and Tradition: Rooted in the heart of Alabama, Clyde May's Cask Strength Whiskey 8 Year pays homage to the legacy of Clyde May, a legendary moonshiner celebrated for his unwavering commitment to quality and craftsmanship. Inspired by his pioneering spirit, this whiskey is a testament to the rich tradition of Alabama distilling, honoring the timeless art of whiskey-making with every sip.

Exceptional Quality: From grain to glass, Clyde May's Cask Strength Whiskey 8 Year is crafted with the highest standards of quality and integrity. Aged for eight years in charred oak barrels, this whiskey undergoes a meticulous aging process that allows it to develop a depth of character and complexity that is truly unparalleled. Each batch is hand-selected by our master distillers to ensure the utmost quality and consistency, resulting in a whiskey of exceptional smoothness and richness.

Flavor Profile: Upon first sip, Clyde May's Cask Strength Whiskey 8 Year envelops the palate with a bold and robust flavor profile. Rich notes of caramel, dark chocolate, and toasted oak mingle with hints of baking spices and dried fruit, creating a symphony of flavors that dance on the tongue. The whiskey's cask strength amplifies its intensity, delivering a powerful and unforgettable taste experience that lingers long after the last sip.

Versatility: Whether enjoyed neat, on the rocks, or as the foundation for craft cocktails, Clyde May's Cask Strength Whiskey 8 Year is a versatile spirit that shines in any setting. Its bold flavors and undeniable complexity make it the perfect companion for special occasions, celebrations, and moments of quiet reflection alike.

A Moment to Remember: Share a moment of Alabama heritage and tradition with Clyde May's Cask Strength Whiskey 8 Year. Whether savored with friends or enjoyed in solitude, it's a whiskey that invites you to slow down, savor the moment, and appreciate the timeless pleasures of life.

Elevate your whiskey collection with Clyde May's Cask Strength Whiskey 8 Year and experience the true essence of Alabama craftsmanship and hospitality in every sip. Cheers to tradition, legacy, and the art of fine whiskey-making.



Tasting Notes

Appearance: In the glass, Clyde May's Cask Strength Whiskey 8 Year boasts a deep and lustrous amber hue, indicating its long and patient aging process.

Nose: The aroma is rich and inviting, with robust notes of caramel, toffee, and dark chocolate wafting from the glass. Layers of toasted oak and warm baking spices mingle with hints of dried fruit and a touch of vanilla, creating an enticing bouquet that promises a complex and indulgent tasting experience.

Palate: On the palate, Clyde May's Cask Strength Whiskey 8 Year delivers an explosion of flavor. Bold flavors of caramelized sugar, dark chocolate, and roasted nuts dominate the forefront, complemented by nuances of cinnamon, nutmeg, and clove that add depth and complexity. The whiskey's high proof amplifies its intensity, coating the palate with a rich and velvety texture that lingers long after each sip.

Finish: The finish is long and lingering, with the whiskey's bold flavors gradually tapering off to reveal a subtle sweetness and a hint of oak. As the last remnants fade, a sense of warmth and satisfaction remains, inviting another sip to prolong the experience.

Distillery Information

Clyde May's Bourbon also comes from Conecuh Ridge Distillery, so in effect, it is Alabama's State Spirit, albeit, once removed. Alabama Style Whiskey is a little bit different from bourbon as it is finished with a small amount of apples.Louisville's Luckett & Farley Designs Clyde May's Distillery in Troy, Alabama. Conecuh Brands, LLC opens its new distillery, Conecuh Ridge Distillery, in Troy, AL. The distillery will produce Clyde May's Alabama whiskey, bourbon and rye.
Conecuh Ridge Whiskey is a type of whiskey produced and officially marketed as "Clyde May's Alabama Style Whiskey" by Conecuh Ridge Distillery Inc. It is marketed as a high-quality aged moonshine whiskey which was produced illegally in Alabama during the mid to late 20th century.
This is as straight as a Straight Bourbon gets with a mash bill of 78% corn, 12% rye, and 10% malted barley. It's matured in new American oak for between four and five years and bottled at 46% ABV.
Aged 4 to 5 years in new 53 gallon oak barrels and is non-chill filtered. You get dried orchard fruits on the nose and spice on the palate. A full and smooth choice, best either on the rocks or in a May's Manhattan.
Clyde May proudly served in the Army's 77th Infantry Division during World War II. He earned a Bronze Star and a Purple Heart while commanding a 12-man rifle squad. Clyde's misfortune of being wounded in battle turned into a pretty good thing for whiskey-loving Conecuh Ridge locals.