When Laura Fields asked me to meet her at the Stoll and Wolfe Distillery in tiny Lititz, Pa., two years ago, we weren’t there for the booze. We were there for the grain.
Thank you to Jenn Ladd and the Philadelphia Inquirer for their recent article on the history of Rosen Rye Whiskey in Pennsylvania. Before there were Philly cheesesteaks, there was Pennsylvania rye. In the 19th century, the strong, spicy whiskey developed a reputation that stretched coast to coast, as synonymous with the Keystone State as Kentucky… Continue reading Rosen Rye Article in Philadelphia Inquirer
Limited Edition Signed Prints by Jordan Bush Photography Rosen Rye Whiskey at Stoll & Wolfe Distillery VISIT JORDAN BUSH PHOTOGRAPHY TO LEARN MORE AND PURCHASE From Jordan: "Fine art prints of the first Rosen Rye distillation in decades, photographed at Stoll and Wolfe Distillery in Lititz, PA are now available. Created for a gallery titled… Continue reading Limited Edition Signed Prints
Very honored to lay down more barrels of Rosen Rye Whiskey. Why Rosen Rye? Dick Stoll used Rosen Rye during his time as Master Distiller at Historic Pennsylvania Michter’s. Ending a 50yr hiatus, we filled a 30 gallon barrel in 2019. This year we have two 53 gallon barrels and know Dick would be proud… Continue reading Distilling Rosen Rye
Honored to announce UnCommon Grain, an upcoming photo exhibit at The American Whiskey Convention. Photographed by Jordan Bush, the exhibit features photographs of Dick Stoll's first distillation of Rosen Rye in nearly five decades.
30yrs ago today Dick Stoll locked the doors to the historic Pennsylvania Michters Distillery for the last time in history. Today, a new chapter begins. We’re releasing 60 bottles of White Rosen Rye Whiskey available via lottery. Winners announced 2/29. Please visit our site for more info, pricing & entry form. https://www.stollandwolfe.com/rosen Want to learn more… Continue reading Rosen Rye Release
Thank you to Distiller Magazine and David Furer for visiting Stoll & Wolfe last September for Dick Stoll's return to distilling Rosen Rye Whiskey in Pennsylvania. The project, made possible by Laura Fields Seed Spark Campaign and Greg Roth with Penn State's Agriculture Department is the result of years of their dedication and hard work.… Continue reading Dick Stoll and Return to Rosen Rye in Distiller Magazine
Column still churning away as Dick Stoll distills Rosen Rye for 1st time in 50 years at Stoll and Wolfe Distillery. Learn more about the journey from 5ozs of seed to 500lbs of grain here. https://youtu.be/KdKOt7fmsmo Dick Stoll distills Rosen Rye Whiskey for first time in 50 years at Stoll and Wolfe. Thank you to… Continue reading Dick Stoll Distills Rosen Rye
Dick Stoll's First Rosen Rye Mash in 50 Years At 9am this morning Dick Stoll opened the steam valve heating Rosen Rye mash for the first time in 50 years. Thank you to everyone who came out to witness the occasion. Now the mash is cooked and cooled, yeast is pitched and fermentation is bubbling… Continue reading Mashing Rosen Rye
Lost Heritage Rye Grain Becomes New Pennsylvania Whiskey For the first time in decades, the long-lost heritage grain, Rosen rye, will be distilled into rye whiskey in Pennsylvania! “The last man to distill Rosen rye into whiskey at the historic Michter’s Distillery in Schaefferstown, Pa will be the first to distill it here again,” said… Continue reading Rosen Rye Returns to Pennsylvania Whiskey