Top 10 Most popular whiskey Brands
1. Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey
Jack Daniel’s is the most popular and top selling American whiskey. It is considered to be a Tennessee whiskey because it is a straight bourbon whiskey that is produced in the state of Tennessee. Moore Country still remains a dry country and, whilst it is illegal to purchase alcohol, it is still legal for jack Daniel’s to distill. Today, Jack Daniel’s is owned by the Brown-Forman corporation, but production and manufacture has always remained in Lynchburg. The annual sales on Bourbon 11 million and is the highest selling American Whiskey in the world.
2. Johnnie Walker
Johnnie walker has been almost 200 years now is an iconic global brand with portfolio of six award winning whiskeys. Johnnie walker originally known as Walker’s Kilmarnock Whisky, the brand was an initial success but it was’t until Walker’s death in 1857 that the whisky really take off. The brand serves different whiskeys under the name of different colours, like Johnnie Walker Black, Johnnie Walker Blue, and various others but most whiskey drinkers call their black whiskey as The Ultimate. Johnnie Walker remains one of the most widely distributed Scotch whiskeys in the world, being sold in pretty much every country, and has annual sales of over 130 million bottles.
3. Chivas Regal
The Chivas Brothers store was founded on selling luxury such as coffee, spices, French brandies, and Caribbean rum to their wealthy clientele. Chivas Brother was given royal Warrant to provide goods to Queen Victoria and they soon became renowned as the finest purveying business in the north of Scotland. It’s a market leading scotch whiskey, a fusion of herbs, honey, and fruits which keep on lingering on your palate and gives the taste of heaven. It has a rich and smooth house style. So, if you haven’t tasted drink of success yet, you might wanna try it.
4. Jameson Irish Whiskey
The blended Irish whiskey famous all over the world is known for its quality and unique taste because it is distilled three time. John Jameson came up with the idea of triple distillation and ended up creating a potion crave for. Less than 20 years later it had become the second largest producer in Ireland and one of the biggest in the world, outputting in excess of 1 million gallons. Scottish distillers introduced column stills, allowing a vast increase in production, Many Irish companies along with Jameson in particular kept the traditional pot still production process for many years. Today, its annual sales to 4.7 million cases, or 56 million bottles, and it is easily the biggest selling Irish whiskey in the world.
5. Wild Turkey
Wild Turkey is a brand of Kentucky straight bourbon whiskey distilled and bottled by the wild Turkey Distilling Co, a division of Campari Group. The distillery is located near Lawrenceburg, Kentucky. Wild Turkey has received consistently favourable reviews and various expert bodies have ranked their 101 Single Barrel as being in the 97th percentile of all rated bourbons.
6. Jim Beam
Jim Beam is world no.1 Kentucky bourbon whiskey brand, Jim Beam has been serving the different parts of the globe for 200 years. It is a barrel-aged American whiskey made of corn with a subdued caramel flavor. The brand has no doubt benefited from the roll-out of its first ever global packaging redesign as well of the launch of three brand extensions in it key market of Japan. Its first season as sponsor of Chicago Cubs, and partnered with the Australian Football League, Supported by a AU$7 million marketing campaign.
7. Canadian Club
Canadian Club is brand of Whiskey, which originated straight from the heart of Canada. Hiram Walker first began experimenting with distilling cider vinegar in his grocery store in 1854, before founding his first 4 years later in Detroit. Aging his whiskey for 5 years a precedent unheard of at the time as most whiskey and bourbon was aged for just a year – it took off in popularity across American in finer gentlemen’s establishments and soon become known as the club whiskey. Hiram Walker & sons is the only American distillery to have received a royal warrant. Today Canadian club is most selling alcoholic beverage in the world and is available seven varieties worldwide.
8. Crown Royal
Crown Royal wears the crown of top selling Canadian Whiskey of United States. It was first crafted in the year of 1939 to celebrate the visit of king George VI and his wife, Queen Elizabeth, the first of a reigning monarch of the united Kingdom to Canada. The special Reserve and received an editors choice gold award from Whiskey Magazine and received ratings from 7 to 8 from three of the critics. Jim Murray’s “whiskey bible” named crown Royal’s Northern Harvest Rye as the world Whiskey of the year 2016.
9. Black Velvet
Black Velvet is the smooth as Velvet and slips down almost alarmingly easily. This reserve was started in 1991 and has grown popular steadily. Owned bu US drinks group Constellation Brands, Canadian whiskey Black Velvet once again dipped below the 2m cases marker in 2016 however the decline was small enough that the brand was able to retain its number eight position in the best-selling leaderboard. It is a rather stylish bottle known for its black color premium design for the ones who like their drink modish.
Dewar’s is a brand of blended Scotch whiskey owned by Bacardi, which claims the brand’s “white label” to be the top selling blended Scotch in the U.S. It has around 40 different whiskeys blended in once. It has an astounding taste and warmth. This brand has won more than 400 awards and medals. It has clearly a pale yellow color and is popular brand especially in the stateside.