" A unique style of malt whisky, Texas made, Texas proud. This product is born of hundreds of years of distilling tradition transformed by a deep sense of place. Mellow notes of sauted pears and ripe fruit mixed with a lingering toasty malt character."
"New York Times Best American Single Malt"
Other Awards Received by Texas Single Malt:
Double Gold Medal Single Malt Whisky, 2011 New York World Wine and Spirits Competition
Best Single Malt Whisky, 2011 New York World Wine and Spirits Competition
Best Whisky, 2011 New York World Wine and Spirits Competition
Best in Show Brown Spirits, 2011 New York World Wine & Spirits Competition
5 Stars Highest Recommendation F. Paul Pacults Spirits Journal March 2012
Top 140F. Paul Pacults Spirits JournalTop 140 of all 5-Star rated spirits, 2012
Chairmans Trophy & 1st Place in American Whisky2012 Ultimate Beverage Challenge
Double Gold Medal Single Malt Whisky, 2012 San Francisco World Wine and Spirits Competition
Best in Category, 2012 American Distilling Institute Competition
Silver Medal, 2012 New York World Wine & Spirits Competition
Balcones DistillingView all from Balcones Distilling
Eight years ago, Balcones was little more than an idea fueled by a ruthless drive to create something new, something genuine, something worthwhile - a Texas whisky tradition. It all started with an old welding shop under a bridge. We hammered and welded our own stills, and sawed and nailed on that little shack to build the distillery that we use to this day. Since then, we have released ten unique whiskies and spirits, of which we are very proud, and won over 140 national and international awards from the world's top judges and critics. We don't just make whisky in Texas. We make Texas whisky.