American Whiskey - Blended

High West Campfire Straight Rye, Straight Bourbon, Blended Scotch Whiskey

From: Utah, United States Liquor Review Category: Blended American Whiskey

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Tier 1
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San Francisco World Spirits Competition

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Beverage Testing Institute

  • 2015

Wine Enthusiast

  • 2013

Proof66 Notes

High West Campfire whiskey was first released in 2012 and they regard it as the world's first blend of bourbon, rye whiskey, and scotch. They say the inspiration came from a dessert served to proprietor David Perkins at Scotland's Bruichladdich bed and breakfast that included honeydew with peated syrup: a mixture of sugar and peat.

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This bottle has 3 ratings and 3 reviews.
tdwester tdwester (19)
Rating: 5.0 (2015-12-06)
This is the most unique whiskey I have tried, Bourbon Scotch and Rye blended to perfection. The smoke is very nice and complements the sweetness of the bourbon with the spice of the rye. Bottom line it's good booze, don't over think it and just enjoy.
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Quetzal Quetzal (118)
Rating: 5.0 (2014-04-22)
(4.5 out of 5). This stuff's great, maybe my favorite of the excellent High West line. Like all of their best whisk(e)ys, the rye is still what primarily comes through, with just a hint of added bourbon sweetness and Islay smoke. This is very well balanced stuff that is great for sipping. Costs me $55 or so, though I live close enough to buy it from the distillery, so it may be more expensive elsewhere.
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Proof66 Staff Proof66 Staff (153)
Rating: 5.0 (2013-03-05)
We had a chance to try this whiskey at Distill America 2013 in Madison, WI. The smoke from the scotch comes through just enough to add a bass line to the dance groove of the bourbon and rye. It’s as finely balanced a whiskey as anything we’ve tried. It is scotch for the American whiskey enthusiast.
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