115 Proof

The Cold Zero Rye Whiskey blend, barreled in New American oak barrels char #3 and finished in Teaderman wine casks giving the whiskey a silky-smooth finish. Notes of toasted oak and caramel with a hint of smoky sweetness. A smooth hint of red wine finish that lingers with every sip.

Expertly Blended by head Distiller Murphy Quint

Medal of Honor

Each bottle of Cold Zero Reserve Whiskey is signed by a medal of honor recipient. Read more about their heroic actions below.
MSG Earl Plume

MSG Earl Plumlee

Earl D. Plumlee (born April 6, 1980) is a retired Master Sergeant in the United States Army. He was awarded the Silver Star for his actions in Afghanistan that took place on August 28, 2013. During a complex attack at his forward operating base, Plumlee helped save several soldiers, effectively engaged the enemy in close combat, and was wounded severely by a suicide bomber. His Silver Star was upgraded to the Medal of Honor, and presented to him on December 16, 2021.

Leroy Petry

Leroy Petry

Leroy Arthur Petry (born July 29, 1979) is a retired United States Army Ranger. On May 26, 2008, Staff Sergeant Petry and his unit were on a mission in Paktia Province, Afghanistan. Petry picked up an enemy grenade and tossed it in the direction of the Taliban fighters. The detonation amputated his right hand, and sprayed his body with shrapnel. Petry then saved at least two soldiers from serious injury or death and engaged Taliban fighters in close combat. On July 12, 2011 He received the U.S. military’s highest decoration, the Medal of Honor, for his actions in 2008 during Operation Enduring Freedom.

SSG Salvatore Giunta

Salvatore Augustine Giunta born January 21, 1985) is a former United States Army soldier and the first living person since the Vietnam War to receive the United States Armed Forces highest decoration for valor, the Medal of Honor. Giunta was cited for saving the lives of members of his squad on October 25, 2007, during the Global War on Terror while in Korengal Valley, Afghanistan. He left the United States Army in June 2011.

CAPT Florent Groberg

Florent Ahmed Groberg (born May 8, 1983) is a French-American soldier, and retired United States Army officer.  Born in France to an American father and Algerian mother, he became a naturalized United States citizen in 2001. He served in the Global War on Terror in Afghanistan where, in August 2012, he was severely injured attempting to thwart a suicide bomber. On November 12, 2015, Groberg received the nation’s highest award for military valor, the Medal of Honor, for his actions.

SSG David Bellavia

SSG David Bellavia

David Gregory Bellavia (born November 10, 1975) is a former United States Army soldier who was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions during the Second Battle of Fallujah in Iraq during the Global War on Terror. Bellavia has also received the Bronze Star Medal, two Army Commendation Medals, two Army Achievement Medals, and the New York State Conspicuous Service Cross. In 2005, Bellavia was inducted into the New York Veterans’ Hall of Fame. Upon being awarded the Medal of Honor on June 25, 2019.

CPT William Swenson

CPT William Swenson

William D. Swenson (born November 2, 1978) received the Medal of Honor on October 15, 2013. Swenson was nominated for his actions as an Embedded Trainer in the Battle of Ganjgal near the Afghanistan-Pakistan border on September 8, 2009. He repeatedly entered the “kill zone” during the battle in order to rescue wounded American and Afghan soldiers. He was the sixth living recipient of the Medal of Honor in the Global War on Terror.