Woodford Reserve French Oak Cask Finished Rye
Woodford Reserve // Kentucky, USA
This is the third and final release in the trilogy of rye offerings and the seventh overall Distillery Release bottling from Woodford Reserve. This limited edition series features innovative techniques and experimentation in whiskey making. This French Oak Cask Finished Rye highlights a rye mash distillate used in their Master's Selection Aged Cask Rye offering. That whiskey was made from 100% rye and aged in used American oak. To create this whiskey, it finished its maturation in French oak barrels which held red wine. Bottled at 86.4 proof, this is sold in 375ml sized bottles at the distillery and in select Kentucky retailers.
RyeMash bill at least 51% rye; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
Cask Typeused American white oak, used pinot noir French oak barrels