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10 Best Peach Whiskey Brands You Should Try (2023 Edition)

Last Updated on August 21, 2023 by Lydia Martin

Distilled spirits infused with flavors are getting popular these days, but some brands overdo it while some don’t do it enough. 

If you are looking for a fruity whiskey that does not cover up the brown spirit’s distinct taste, you have come to the right place. 

We’ve tried various peach whiskeys in circulation and selected the best peach whiskey that will surely delight anyone’s palate. 

Top 10 Peach Whiskeys (Tried & Ranked) 

10. American Born Peach Whiskey

American Born Peach Whiskey Bottle With Glass of Cocktail Drink

Average Price: Roughly $22.99 (Drizly)

Alcohol Content: 35% ABV

Why We Like It: Why settle for artificial peach flavors if you can indulge in the real peaches added to the American Born whiskey?

American Born Peach whiskey is a flavored whiskey bottled at 70 proof, and this full-bodied whiskey has a juicy succulent from real peaches.  

We enjoyed it on the rocks because of its nice kick and excellent-tasting notes. 

9. Revel Stoke Peach Flavored Whisky

Revel Stoke Peach Flavored Whisky Bottle and Peach Fruits on a Desk

Average Price: Roughly $16.99 (Drizly)

Alcohol Content: 35% ABV

Why We Like It: Revel Stoke peach-flavored whisky is an affordable flavored whisky you can sip neat or mix in cocktails. 

“…it has the kind of drinkability and price point that allow it to be your go-to. I like to refer to it as Approachable Complexity”

– Jeff Arnett, Master Distiller

Revel Stoke Peach Flavored Canadian whisky has won a platinum award from the SIP Awards for its great peach sweetness and mild kick. 

8. Texas Ranger Peach Whiskey

Texas Ranger Peach Whiskey Bottle and Cocktail Drink on a Table

Average Price: Roughly $26.99 (Drizly)

Alcohol Content: 35% ABV

Why We Like It: Texas Ranger Peach whiskey has a pronounced sweet peach aroma that welcomed us as we opened the bottle. 

Aside from the natural Texas peach-tasting notes, the light oak, caramel, and soft vanilla are evident in every sip. 

In addition, Texas Ranger Peach whiskey has amazing maple wood syrup that reveals once you add a splash of water. 

7. Ole Smoky Peach Whiskey

Man Holding Bottle of Ole Smoky Peach Whiskey

Average Price: Roughly $21.99 (Drizly) 

Alcohol Content: 30% ABV

Why We Like It: Ole Smoky Peach whiskey won’t disappoint if you are into peaches and creams.

The flavored whiskey has arguably a natural, tasty peach flavor blended with the signature whiskey from the brand. 

As we served it in a Glencairn glass, it has a remarkable resemblance with the Chardonnay wine. The nectarines and peaches are evident on the nose. 

The peaches and cream rolled on our palate as we slowly sipped the whiskey. It is medium-bodied with slight pepper and peach from start to finish. 

6. William Wolf Peach Whiskey

William Wolf Peach Whiskey Bottle on a Table

Average Price: Roughly $21.99 (Drizly) 

Alcohol Content: 35% ABV

Why We Like It: William Wolf Peach whiskey is made from real peaches and 100% American whiskey.

It has a delicate and fruity aroma that prepares the palate for the juicy notes of peach whiskey. 

It has a light, golden appearance when poured into a glass. It has lovely floral notes with hints of mango and ripe peach. 

We noticed the strong notes of peach skin on the palate with a refreshing and bright finish. 

5. Fireside Peach Whiskey

3 Bottles of Fireside Peach Whiskey on a Table

Average Price: Roughly $26.99 (Drizly)

Alcohol Content: 40% ABV

Why We Like It: If you are not fond of not-too-sweet flavored whiskey, this flavored bourbon is for you.

Fireside Peach whiskey is made from award-winning bourbon whiskey and Colorado peach extracts. 

Fireside Peach whiskey has maintained the original strength of its bourbon, and the Colorado peaches give the right sweetness to the flavored whiskey.  

We enjoyed drinking it with ginger ale, but you can consume it neat to taste its versatile flavor profile. 

4. Old Camp Peach Pecan Whiskey

Old Camp Peach Pecan Whiskey on a Wooden Table

Average Price: Roughly $25.99 (Old Camp Website)

Alcohol Content: 35% ABV

Why We Like It: Old Camp Peach Pecan whiskey is the first peach pecan-infused whiskey in the market.

The whiskey is aged for around two years in oak barrels to develop characteristics and color [1]. 

Upon opening a bottle of Old Camp Peach Pecan whiskey, Georgia peach and Southern pecan filled our noses. 

It has a balanced flavor of nutty caramel, spiced peach, and vanilla.

We enjoyed it over ice, but you can mix it with lemonade or Old Camp Iced Tea for a refreshing drink. 

3. Bird Dog Peach Whiskey

Close Up Shot of Bird Dog Peach Whiskey Bottle

Average Price: Roughly $17.49 (Total Wine) 

Alcohol Content: 40% ABV

Why We Like It: Bird Dog is a fan-favorite peach whiskey and is genuinely a crowd-pleaser because of its fragrant peaches. 

The flavored whiskey has won several awards from different spirits competitions for its special tasting notes. 

Bird Dog Peach boasts the warmth of rich bourbon whiskey and the sweetness from the infused peach extract. 

This flavored whiskey creates a savory and juicy spirit that is smooth and easy to drink. You can consume it with ice or mix it in sweet tea. 

2. Crown Royal Peach

Man Holding Bottle of Crown Royal Peach

Average Price: Roughly $33.99 (Drizly) 

Alcohol Content: 35% ABV

Why We Like It: Crown Royal Peach is a limited edition flavored whisky that brings juicy sweetness from fresh Georgia peaches. 

This flavored whisky bursts smoothness and luscious flavors of peaches from the whiskey and peaches. 

You can drink it in cocktails, but we recommend you sip it neat to taste the pure flavor profile of the liquor. 

The light notes of oak, spice, and peach skins filled our noses upon opening.

Aside from the rich Canadian whisky taste, it has a touch of creamy vanilla and juicy peaches on the palate. 

1. Jim Beam Peach Bourbon Whiskey

Jim Beam Peach Bourbon Whiskey Bottle

Average Price: Roughly $17.99 (Drizly)

Alcohol Content: 32.5% ABV

Why We Like It: Jim Beam Peach bourbon whiskey is a Southern staple, a blend of fresh and ripe peach and premium bourbon whiskey. 

The premium peach-flavored spirit has the right blend of woody notes and sweetness that you will enjoy neat and on the rocks. 

It has a rich aroma of peach, oak, and vanilla. In addition, it has the right balance of sweetness that lingers until the finish. 

FAQs

Are peach whiskeys sweet?

Yes, peach whiskeys are sweet and fruity. Depending on the brand, it can be lightly sweet, too sweet, or just the right amount of sweetness, depending on the extract and artificials added. 

What does peach bourbon taste like?

Peach bourbon has a nice hint of vanilla, caramel, and a sweet peach flavor profile. Because bourbon is the base alcohol of the liqueur, it has a nice amount of sweetness and charred oak. 

Can peach whiskey get you drunk?

Yes, peach whiskey can get you drunk. Peach whiskey is still an alcoholic beverage with around 30-40% ABV. If you consume it in large amounts, it can lead to intoxication [2]

Final Verdict

Peach whiskey is a versatile spirit you can consume neat, on the rocks, or mixed in cocktails. 

Crown Royal Peach, Bird Dog Peach, and Old Camp Peach Pecan are great bottles of peach whiskey with the right balance of fruitiness and excellent bite. 

But if you want the best peach whiskey, Jim Beam Peach bourbon is the right bottle to try.

It has unique woody undertones and intense sweet flavors that do not mask the taste of the whiskey. 

References:

  1. https://www.thespruceeats.com/effect-of-aging-on-liquor-759921 
  2. https://www.britannica.com/topic/intoxication-alcohol 

Lydia Martin

Lydia Martin hails from Redmond, Washington, where you’ll find some of the best cocktail bars and distilleries that offer a great mix of local drinks. She used to work as a bar manager in Paris and is a self-taught mixologist whose passion for crafting unique cocktails led her to create Liquor Laboratory. Lydia can whip up a mean Margarita in seconds! Contact at [email protected] or learn more about us here.

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