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rye

 [ri]
the cereal plant Secale cereale, and its nutritious seed.

rye

(rī) [AS. ryge]
A cereal grass that produces a grain used in food and beverage production. When rye grain is infected with a certain fungus, ergot is produced.

Rye,

city in New York where the classification was first identified in 1965.
Rye classification - classification of Hodgkin disease according to lymphocyte predominance, nodular sclerosing, mixed cellularity, and lymphocyte depletion types.

rye

the cereal plant Secale cereale, and its nutritious seed. May be infected with clavicepspurpurea and cause poisoning.

rye ergot
see rye ergot.
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Rittenhouse Rye Whisky, available in limited supply in select areas of the United States, was also named "Whiskey of the Year" for 2005 by Wine & Spirits Magazine, and last summer Esquire called it "one of the best American Whiskeys at any price.
For instance, what can be bottled as rye whisky in Canada wouldn't meet U.
As a result, certain assets of Cascadia subsidiaries International Potters Distilling Corporation, Arctica Distilling Corporation and Cascadia Brands Inc will be purchased by Highwood, including the brands Potters Premium Vodka, Potters Special Old Canadian Rye Whisky, Potters Superior Rum, Potters London Dry Gin, a line of liqueurs under the Abstract label and premium Canadian whisky under the Century Reserve label.
The new TAP extension is an 8-year-old Canadian rye whisky blended with Spanish Amontillado Sherry.
As rye whiskey surges, Heaven Hill has taken its age-old Rittenhouse Bottle-in-Bond Straight Rye Whisky and redesigned its packaging, giving it a look that is based on the original labels from the 1930s.
A blend of three-year-old Canadian rye whisky and topnotch "Canada 1 Extra Clear" maple syrup, Sortilege is aged in hand-selected white oak barrels for a minimum of three years.
Imported by Van Gogh Imports, TAP 357 is a small-batch maple-flavored Canadian rye whisky that became available in February 2012.