Matthew McConaughey & Wild Turkey team up to release a bourbonOscar winner Matthew McConaughey has inspired a new bourbon. The actor has teamed up with bosses at the Wild Turkey Distillery to craft small-batch whiskey Longbranch.
The Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey is not just gracing us with his performances in numerous movies, but he tries to make this world a better place.
His off-screen projects include just keep livin foundation, that is dedicated to helping teenage kids lead active lives and make healthy choices to become great men and women.
McConaughey also saved a whole bunch of animals, after the Hurricane Katrina, and he is holding classes at his alma mater at UT-Austin.
And now he is teaming up with Wild Turkey to make a Longbranch bourbon. Matthew was named Wild Turkey's creative director in 2016, but there was no news about what is he really doing in the distillery.
With Longbranch bourbon, they will try to combine the taste of Kentucky and Texas, mixing flavors of caramel, pear and a little bit of citrus. They have made a smooth, smoky bourbon, with notes of pepper and toasted oak.