No age statement
Category: Rye Whiskey
Product of: United States
A very rare elderly rye aged in used barrels on the lower three tiers of the rickhouse. This has a mash bill of 53 per cent rye, 37 per cent corn and 10 per cent barley malt.
Sampled on 30/08/2011
Clear, Golden with burnished copper highlights.
Elegant spicy delicately oaked with cinnamon, green tea, chocolate, old leather, rolling tobacco and generous vanilla.
Wonderfully harmonious palate explodes releasing vanilla-caramel, spicy, nutty, grainy, oaky, floral and fruity flavours out of an old leather bag packed with dry oaky flavour sticks.
Very long spicy, vanilla oaky finish.
Closure: Natural cork stopper