Mad River Rye

Rye

Mad River Distillers // Vermont, USA

  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    78
  • Avg. Rating

    3.3
    3 out of 5 stars
    ( 23 )

Mad River Distillery is located in its namesake valley in the Green Mountains of Vermont. The rye is made from locally sourced organic rye and rye malt. They also seem to be rather proud that their copper still is of German descent.

  • age
    NAS
  • abv
    48.0
  • Rye
    Mash bill at least 51% rye; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
  • Cask Type
    new charred oak

Tasting Notes

"This is an earthy, hot-spiced rye covered in tart berry fruit. The spice is an indicator of both the rye-ness of it, but also what must be its considerable youth. Might not be so bad in a Manhattan, though."

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