About Straight Wheat Whiskey

About Straight Wheat Whiskey
In order for a product to be categorized as a Straight Wheat Whiskey, the following must be true:

Mash bill must be comprised of a minimum of 51% wheat.
Aged a miminum of two years.
May not contain any flavors or colorings.
All of the liquid in the bottle must be distilled in the same state.

Top Picks for Straight Wheat Whiskey

Middle West Straight Wheat Whiskey
92 points
Amber color. Aromas and flavors of sweet brandied cherry, vanilla bean, coconut cookies, creamy caramel, and autumn leaves with a satiny, vibrant, dry medium-to-full body and a smooth, complex, long finish that exhibits accents of nutmeg, egg custard tart, flaky baklava, and milk chocolate finish. A mature, stately wheat whiskey that will be well-appreciated by bourbon connoisseurs.
92 points $42.18
Oregon Spirit Distillers Straight Wheat Whiskey
81 points
Golden amber color. Aromas and flavors of savory herbs, charred oak, wrapped chocolates, and black toast with a chewy, bright, dry medium body and a tingling, breezy finish with accents of blackened marshmallow and sourdough finish. A bold and smoky wheat whiskey with lots of chewy charred oak character.