High West Rendezvous Rye

Rye

High West // (bottled in) Utah, USA

  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    89
  • Avg. Rating

    4.0
    4 out of 5 stars
    ( 680 )

This is a blend of straight rye whiskeys from two distilleries. The rye whiskey from MGP in Indiana is made from a mash bill of 95% rye, 5% barley malt. There are two rye whiskeys from Barton Distillery in Kentucky. One is made from a mash bill of 53% rye, 37% corn, 10% barley malt and the second mash bill is 80% rye, 10% corn, 10% barley malt. The rye whiskeys range in age from 5-19 years of age.

  • age
    NAS
  • abv
    46.0
  • Rye
    Mash bill at least 51% rye; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
  • Cask Type
    new, charred American oak

Tasting Notes

"Nose, heat, mint, anise, cinnamon. Palate, molasses, mint, anise, fruit cake and dark chocolate. Finish is long, hot and satisfying."

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Flavor Profile

Rich & Spicy