BLACKENED American Whiskey | Premium Bourbon-Rye Blend

American Whiskey
Re-mastered By
Dave Pickerell
X Metallica

BLACKENED "Whiskey Remastered" Poster

BLACKENED®

A BLEND OF STRAIGHT WHISKEYS FINISHED IN BLACK BRANDY CASKS

BLACKENED® American Whiskey is the award-winning, super-premium whiskey collaboration from late Master Distiller Dave Pickerell and Metallica.

BLACKENED WHISKEY
BATCH PLAYLISTS

Each batch of BLACKENED is sonically-enhanced during the finishing phase by its own Metallica playlist, selected and arranged by the band members themselves.

PLAYLISTS

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SELECTED AND ARRANGED BY:

James Hetfield
Kirk Hammett
Lars Ulrich
Robert Trujillo
People Gathered Around Someone Holding a Bottle of BLACKENED American Whiskey

AMERICAN WHISKEY
…RE-MASTERED

A bold collaboration of the finest, hand selected whiskey. An unrivaled composition of craft & creativity. Born in cask, forged by sound. Learn about the story behind the legendary collaboration between Metallica and late Master Distiller Dave Pickerell.

LIMITED EDITION
CASK STRENGTH WHISKEY

BLACKENED is available in Limited Edition Cask Strength Whiskey batches. The same award-winning whiskey…bottled at a higher proof!

Master Distiller & Blender Rob Dietrich Blending Whiskey

BLACKENED WHISKEY
COCKTAILs

A collection of classic whiskey cocktail recipes, featured mixologist riffs and more…

THE BLACKENED WHISKEY BLOG

We talk all things whiskey with a splash of music, and of course a little bit of Metallica… 

Metallica
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Making Metallica’s Black Album: Behind the Scenes Stories

Steffan Chirazi shares behind-the-scenes stories that were an integral part of making Metallica’s legendary Black Album to celebrate its 30th Anniversary.

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Rob Dietrich
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How to Drink & Enjoy Whiskey Properly

Master Distiller & Blender Rob Dietrich breaks down how to drink whiskey properly to fully experience the flavor profiles.

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BLACKENED
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10 Best Summertime Whiskey Cocktails

Learn about the best whiskey cocktails to help you stay cool during the summertime so you can enjoy BLACKENED Whiskey all year long.

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