Wild Turkey has introduced a new blend: The American Honey Sting. The experience is described as having first a sweetness of the first honey flavored whiskey in America followed by a second flavor of the ghost pepper heat.
“I think people are going to get a kick out of how well the heat of the Ghost Peppers goes with the honey flavor…” – Wild Turkey master distiller Jimmy Russell
An executive at Wild Turkey explains that studies indicate American’s desire for spicy foods has been rising over recent years & Wild Turkey has a long history with innovation intended to keep up with consumer demand. After all, they were the first American distillery to offer honey whiskey and now they are the first to pack the punch of ghost pepper into that whiskey to provide a sweet spicy flavor.
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