Distillery Videos

Get an in-depth look at the people, process and unpretentiousness of Dad’s Hat Rye Whiskey with our distillery videos. This collection of featured videos explore all the angles from interviews with the Founders, the history of Pennsylvania whiskey and, of course, how rye actually gets made. See for yourself — it’s Rye the Right Way!

Spirit of Tradition: Dad’s Hat Pennsylvania Rye Whiskey

Dad’s Hat Rye taps into the Keystone State’s agricultural richness to produce their own genuine product with “Pennsylvania Pride” right here in Bucks County. Explore the process with founder & distiller Herman C. Mihalich.

Video by Bob Krist and Ryan Mancuso. Courtesy of Visit Bucks County, the official tourism promotion agency for Bucks County, PA.

Anchor Hocking Partners with Dad’s Hat Rye

Co-founders John Cooper and Herman Mihalich of Dad’s Hat PA Rye, located in Bristol, PA, talk about how they got their rye whiskey company started, and how they started working with Anchor Hocking for the bottling of their product.

Dad’s Hat Rye Whiskey on Weekend Philler

Tony Romeo and the PHL17 “Weekend Philler” team visit the Dad’s Hat Rye distillery to learn all about craft spirits and how they distill Pre-Prohibition style Rye Whiskey 100% in the state of Pennsylvania.

Action News Philadelphia Visits Dad’s Hat Rye Distillery

Tamala Edwards of Philadelphia’s Channel 6 Action News drops by the Dad’s Hat Rye distillery in Bristol, PA to learn more about making quality rye whiskey the right way — the Pennsylvania way.

Farm to Bottle

Dad’s Hat Pennsylvania Rye Whiskeys are crafted using local ingredients and traditional, time-honored methods.The story begins with rye grain grown in Pennsylvania — tapping into the state’s agricultural richness to obtain the highest quality grain while supporting the local economy. We only use OUR whiskey – distilled, aged and bottled by us on-site at our facility… FARM TO BOTTLE.

Eat This! with Chuck Thomas – Featuring Dads Hat Rye Whiskey

Reporter Chuck Thomas takes his “Eat This!” video blog to Bucks County to pay a visit to the Dad’s Hat Rye Whiskey distillery in Bristol, PA.

Chuck’s profile features a behind-the-scenes look at what makes a genuine small batch Pennsylvania Rye Whiskey, an interview with distillery founders Herman Mihalich and John Cooper as well as a demo on the making of a great summertime cocktail, the classic Whiskey Sour.

Dad’s Hat Rye – PA Preferred

PA Preferred video profile featuring Dad’s Hat Pennsylvania Rye Whiskey. Available in bars and liquor stores throughout North America and Europe, Dad’s Hat Rye is “The Perfect Fit” for sipping or for making delicious cocktails.

WhiskyCast Featuring Dad’s Hat Rye

Dad’s Hat Rye Founders John Cooper and Herman Mihalich join Mark Gillespie’s WhiskyCast podcast to discuss reviving Pennsylvania’s rye whiskey heritage.

WhiskyCast is cask-strength conversation featuring news and interviews on whiskies from around the world with leading distillers and experts. Find out more and subscribe to the weekly podcast at whiskycast.com


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Most Saturday afternoons (by appointment only), we offer tours of the Dad’s Hat Rye distillery in Bristol, PA. 

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