Price: $30 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Sourced / Diageo
Mashbill: 68% corn, 28% rye, 4% barley
Aged For: 6 to 8 years
Cask Type: New charred oak
Chill Filtered: Yes
Color: Polished copper
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Rye spice, cinnamon, leather, and oak
Mouthfeel: Slightly watery
Palate/Taste: Cinnamon, clove, rye spices, oak, tobacco, and a touch of toffee
Finish: Medium warmth and length. Pepper, cinnamon, and espresso, with the rye again showing.
Thoughts: The rye certainly makes its presence known, but the lackluster mouthfeel puts it in the realm of average bourbons.
Score: 77 out of 100