One of the most interesting aspects of Metallica's BLACKENED whiskey, is the proprietary infusion system, where the eight-year-old aged bourbons and ryes are blasted with Metallica music to extract some more flavors. The newest, limited batch is now available with a fun twist.
Today, Sweet Amber Distilling Co. announces the launch of BLACKENED American Whiskey’s Batch 106 expression, which has been sonically-enhanced to a Metallica and San Francisco Symphony: S&M2 playlist. The blend is finished in black brandy casks while being pummeled with the low hertz frequencies of Metallica’s music. The proprietary sonic-enhancement process called BLACK NOISE™ uses the movement from the sound waves to extract more flavors from the wood.
The new BLACKENED batch is sold in a limited edition box featuring a unique, original design by artist Squindo that is a rendition of the sonic-enhancement process, making it the perfect gift or collector’s item.
Here's the playlist used for the infusion:
“I was actually at the arena for both nights of the S&M2 concert,” said Rob Dietrich, Master Distiller/Blender for BLACKENED. “The insane energy that exuded from both the fans and performers is unforgettable. It’s amazing to bring that spirit and passion to BLACKENED.”
If you want to snag your own limited edition box, head over to blackenedwhiskey.com.