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Blackened by Metallica

BLACKENED American Whiskey // 750 ml

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Product Description

BLACKENED began as a collaborative effort between influential rock band Metallica and Master Distiller & Blender Dave Pickerell. After Dave's passing in late 2018, Master Distiller Rob Dietrich joined the team. Unlikely collaborators on the surface, the BLACKENED team shares creative passion and dedicated craft making them anything but ordinary. Named after one of Metallica's iconic songs, BLACKENED is an unconventional whiskey of uncompromising quality.

BLACKENED American Whiskey is a blend of hand-selected, well-aged bourbons and ryes from across North America. Using their proprietary BLACK NOISE™ finishing process, each batch of whiskey is blasted with its very own Metallica playlist, curated by the band themselves. The low-frequency waves force the whiskey to penetrate deeper into the black brandy casks, extracting more caramel, honey, and vanilla flavors from the wood. This results in a magnificently balanced whiskey that's robust in flavor and ideal for sipping neat, on the rocks, or in your favorite classic cocktail.

Tasting Notes
— Nose: Burnt caramel, oak, and honey
— Palate: Honey, cinnamon, allspice, dark fruit, clove, and mint
— Finish: Long and smooth, slightly creamy with hints of butterscotch taffy, maple, and honey

Recommended Cocktails

The OId Pal
If you like a Negroni or Boulevardier, you’ll make fast friends with the Old Pal.

— 2 Parts Blackened American Whiskey
— 1 Part Campari
— 1 Part Dry Vermouth
— Orange Essence
— Maraschino Cherry

1. Add all ingredients to a mixing glass
2. Add ice and stir until chilled
3. Strain into a cocktail glass or pour over a large cube into a rocks glass
4. Garnish with orange essence and Maraschino cherry

The Presbyterian
Sounds a bit stiff, but this drink can be the life of the party. If you like Mules and Highballs, you should get to know the Presbyterian.

— 2 Parts Blackened American Whiskey
— 2-3 Parts Ginger Ale
— 2-3 Parts Club Soda
— Orange Essence
— Ginger or Citrus Garnish

1. Add the whiskey to a highball glass over ice
2. Top with equal amounts of ginger ale and soda
3. Garnish with grated ginger or citrus

Product Details
  • OriginUnited States

— Volume: 750 ml
— Alcohol Percentage: 45%
— Proof: 90
— Age: NAS
— Geographical Indication: Mineville, New York
— Disclaimer: Someone 21 years or older must be present to sign for delivery.

— Only Eligible For Ground Shipping
— Alcohol Cannot be Delivered to a PO Box
— Expedited Delivery Is Not Available
— Only 2 Attempts for Delivery will be Made
— If Visibly Intoxicated At Delivery, You Will Not Receive The Package
— Void Where Prohibited By Law

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    Standard Ground Shipping
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  • Ship In
    2-3 weeks
  • Return Policy
    Final sale, not eligible for return or cancellation