Riptide carry surfers out past the crashing waves to the next great ride. These strong hidden currents can be a little dangerous but a great break if you catch one. Bottled at 118 proof, Riptide is a powerful complex and delicious whiskey — surprisingly smooth and easy to drink. Hand bottled in small batches at cask strength in Gardena, CA. The Founders Reserve release of Riptide Rye is a small batch, limited production, Cask Strength Rye. Butterscotch and fresh baked bread notes complement the bite of the Rye to create an incredibly smooth, easy to drink and easy to mix high proof whiskey. Whether you are drinking it neat, or building your favorite cocktail, Riptide will set you up for an amazing ride.