Angel’s Envy Finished Rye

Angels Envy Rye

Paid: $80 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: MGP / Angel’s Envy

Region: America

50% ABV

Mashbill: 95% rye, 5% malted barley

Aged For: Around 6 to 7 years

Cask Type: New charred American oak, finished in Caribbean Rum Casks

Chill Filtered: No

 


 

Color: Deep copper

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Sharp rye bread, coconut, leather, tobacco, maple syrup, and herbal.

Mouthfeel: Syrupy

Palate/Taste: Caramel, coconut, rye, cinnamon, chicken biryani, molasses, rum, and oak

Finish: Toasted coconut, vanilla, with herbal rye, and ginger notes.

Thoughts: It’s super sweet, funky, and a strange combination of flavors, but I love it. Wish the price was a bit better, but truly unique.

Score: 86 out of 100

 

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