WhistlePig The Boss Hog III The Independent Straight Rye Whiskey


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Third Edition of Boss Hog, a tribute to the spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship. This unique Rye Whiskey has been masterfully finished in Hogshead 250-liter Scotch casks, further enhanced with new American oak heads, marking a fusion of two of the world's most iconic whiskey traditions.

Heritage: This edition stands as a testament to the art of blending and innovation. It's a harmonious amalgamation of the boldness of Rye and the smoky nuances of Peated Scotch, crafting a narrative of a love story unparalleled in the whiskey world.


  • Appearance: The bottle, with its intricate design, embodies the essence of craftsmanship and the spirit of independence.
  • Nose: Dominant notes of oak and vanilla take center stage, complemented by subtle hints of mint, caramel, and a medley of baking spices.
  • Palate: A bold embrace of spices, with gentle whispers of peat and smoke, creating a slightly earthy profile that is both robust and intricate.
  • Finish: Despite its formidable 125 proof, it offers a surprisingly smooth experience, culminating in a long, warm, and spicy finale.

Legacy: "The Independent" is not just a whiskey; it's a narrative of perfection, showcasing the beauty that emerges when two distinct spirits find harmony and balance.

Bottle Engraving: The Boss Hog's "The Independent" bottle, with its detailed craftsmanship, is ideal for personalized engraving. Whether it's a special message, a date, or a unique design, it transforms this exceptional whiskey into a cherished memento, perfect for gifting or commemorating significant moments.