King’s Family Distillery is a craft whiskey distillery in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains in Tennessee. They were founded in 2018 by couple Justin and Cara King. Justin and Cara have more than a decade of experience in the whiskey industry. Justin comes from a moonshine and distilling background and Cara’s family owns a grain firm that she was involved in for many years.
Available seasonally, Ryeconic is aged in two separate barrels. First in new charred American oak and then re-barreled into a grooved barrel which increases the surface area of maturation.
Masbhill: 95% rye / 5% malted barley
This release is 7 years old.
Holly’s Tasting Notes: The dill is there but surrounded by coconut and marshmallows. Has a bit of a S’more quality to it along with some fruit punch. The palate is much spicier with lemon-lime, pepper, and charred oak spice. You still have some of that coconut and vanilla but silkier, drier.
- Bottle Size750
- DistilleryKing's Family Distillery
- StyleRye Whiskey
- RegionEast Coast
- Country of OriginUnited States
- Cask StrengthYes
- Cask TypeNew Charred American Oak