Bulleit // Kentucky, USA
Introduced in March of 2011, this rye is the sister to Bulleit Bourbon. It is made from a mash bill of 95% rye and 5% malted barley. This straight rye whiskey is bottled at 90 proof.
RyeMash bill at least 51% rye; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
Cask Typenew, charred American oak
"The nose is a mix of fruit (cherry/raspberry) and spiced tobacco. Fruit and tobacco continue on the palate with that spice continuing through the quick finish. A great introduction into the world of ryes, but lacks the complexity of many others on the market."