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LIMITED RELEASE SEASONALS AND "STILL CRAZY" SPIRITS
Uniquely local and uniquely flavorful. Our limited release spirits allow us to bring one-of-a-kind expressions to the market and partner with other local companies in the process. Click here for the batch notes on our limited products.

UPCOMING
LIMITED
RELEASE
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE

6/6/14 -
Pride of the Wapsi Strawberry Vodka

6/27/14 -
Big Peach Liqueur

8/1/14 -
Barrel Aged
River Rose Gin

10/3/14 -
Iowish Cream
Liquer

12/5/14 -
Stone Fence
Apple Cider Whiskey

SEASONAL No. 12 - Queen Bee Honey Whiskey - APRIL 2014
One of our most popular seasonals back for the third year. This time, we used a new base for the whiskey. Our traditional Cody Road Bourbon provides for an even sweeter taste than the corn whiskey used in past years. Combined with natural clover honey source from Preston, Iowa, we get a perfect kiss of sweetness. We went through nearly 60 gallons of honey to make this spirit. We released 5,000 bottles of this limited spirit for 2014.

STILL CRAZY - SIX SHOOTER SMOKE WHISKEY - FEBRUARY 2014
Smoke 'em if you got 'em! We made only 1,032 bottles of this unique whiskey. We started with our Cody Road Rye whiskey and added a cherry wood smoked six row barley. It gives the whiskey a unique sweetness with a barbecue smoke finish. Grab this one for something completely different!

SEASONAL No. 11 - STONE FENCE APPLE CIDER WHISKEY - DECEMBER 2013
Our winter seasonal draws off a bit of history. Legend has it that Buffalo Bill Cody's cocktail of choice was the "Stone Fence" which is apple cider and rye whiskey. Our Cody Road Rye Whiskey comes out of the barrel at around 100 proof. We usually add water to it to take it down to bottling proof. This time, we added fresh apple cider from Gravert's Apple Orchard in Sabula, Iowa for a one of a kind flavor. We made 3,000 bottles of this seasonal.

SEASONAL No. 10 - IOWA COFFEE COMPANY LIQUEUR - OCTOBER 2013
The third year for this popular seasonal. We use fresh roasted coffee from the Iowa Coffee Company in Runnels, Iowa and infuse it into our River Pilot Vodka along with cinnamon, vanilla and sugar. The perfect cordial for the cooler months. This coffee liqueur has become a staple of fall for our fans. We made 5,000 bottles of this autumnal favorite this year.
 

STILL CRAZY - Mono Loco Banana Flavored Rye Whiskey - SEPTEMBER 2013
We're not crazy, just bananas! We made only 1,032 bottles of this unique whiskey. We started with our Cody Road Rye whiskey and infused it with 1,000 pounds of real bananas for about a week. The result was filtered and bottled as Mono Loco which is Spanish for "Crazy Monkey" and we think this one lives up to the name.

  SEASONAL No. 9 - Pride of the Wapsi Strawberry Vodka - JULY 2013
Our popular summer seasonal is back! Using fresh strawberries from Pride of the Wapsi, a berry patch just about 20 miles from us in Long Grove, Iowa, we have this wonderful taste of summer. We fill the still with River Pilot Vodka and then add the fresh strawberries and let it steep overnight. The next day we redistill the vodka for a one of a kind smooth flavor. We are already making plans on next year's batch. We released 4,000 bottles of this seasonal spirit.
      SEASONAL No. 8 - Queen Bee Honey Whiskey - APRIL 2013
The sweetness of fresh, local honey from Preston, Iowa blends with bourbon for this delicious spirit. No sugar is added, simply the true sweetness of real Iowa honey. The result is a perfect sipper with a natural sweetness unlike any other on the market. We went through nearly 60 gallons of honey to make this spirits. This whiskey will be back next spring. We released 5,000 bottles of this limited spirit.
 
      SEASONAL No. 7 - Dry Dock SorghRum - FEBRUARY 2013
We had a lot of folks ask for rum. But rum is made from sugar cane juice or molasses, neither of which are made in Iowa. So we got creative and used sorghum syrup from Lynville, Iowa. Blended with a sugar distillate and barreled in used Cody Road Bourbon barrels, this is a one-of-a-kind flavor of the heartland. This is a one time release and will not be back next year. So get it while you can! We released 4,000 bottles of this limited spirit.
 
Mississippi River Distilling Company