Whiskey is the more general, or generic term for the drink, whereas rye whiskey is just one of the variations of whiskey. Because whiskey is a broad term that can include many kinds of whiskies, like Japanese and Irish whiskies to name a few, rye whiskey on the contrary, is a term that sums up two major whiskey rye products, namely the American ... Cody Road Rye Whiskey. In 1846, William “Buffalo Bill” Cody was born in Le Claire, Iowa. During his storied life, he was regarded as a regular purveyor of whiskey. Legend has it that rye whiskey was his spirit of choice. So we had to make a rye! Handmade from 100% local rye purchased from Dave and Jim Wherry in Fulton, Illinois. Your whiskey is only as good as your ingredients. That's why our water comes from the Kentucky River and is naturally filtered through limestone, removing iron and other impurities. Plus we're still using our original yeast strain proprietary to Wild Turkey which has informed our bourbon's signature flavour for over 60 years. Alcotec Single Strain Whisky Yeast with Amyloglucosidase. Net weight: 23g for 25L Instructions to make 25 liters of grain mash: Sprinkle on surface of your room temperature grain mash, then wait 15 minutes before mixing into mash.