Rod & Rifle Straight Rye

Rye

Rod & Rifle // USA

  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    80
  • Avg. Rating

    5.0
    5 out of 5 stars
    ( 1 )

Rod & Rifle whiskeys were created by Prestige Imports in partnership with the nonprofit Wildlife Forever to benefit the preservation of North American hunting and fishing rights. The Straight Rye is 95% rye with 5% malted barley, aged for 24 months.

  • age
    2 years
  • abv
    42.0
  • Rye
    Mash bill at least 51% rye; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
  • Cask Type
    new, charred American oak

Tasting Notes

"This big, wild buck of a rye is high on spice but low on sweetness. It's reminiscent of red hots or spicy cinnamon gum, with some clove and allspice added to it. Finishes fairly clean, if a little grassy, with some alcoholic burn."

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Flavor Profile

Spicy & Full Bodied