Whistlepig 100-100 10 Year Straight Rye

Rye

WhistlePig // (bottled in) Vermont, Canada

  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    90
  • Avg. Rating

    4.09
    4 out of 5 stars
    ( 1037 )

Sourced from Alberta, Canada and bottled at WhistlePig Farm in Vermont, Whistlepig 100-100 was first released in summer of 2010. Made from 100% rye, it is bottled at 100 proof (hence "100-100"). The whiskey was aged 10 years in new American oak and finished in used bourbon barrels.

  • age
    10 Year
  • abv
    50.0
  • Rye
    Mash bill at least 51% rye; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
  • Cask Type
    finished in bourbon barrels

Tasting Notes

"Amber gold in color with a nose of honey and sweet caramel. Vanilla-heavy initially, before caramel, rye spice, and orange come through. The finish lingers with allspice and cardamom. Fairly easy-drinking for a 100-proof rye whiskey."

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Flavor Profile

Spicy & Vanilla