Price: $18 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Jim Beam / Beam Suntory
Mashbill: Undisclosed (Barely legal rye)
Aged For: Minimum 4 years
Cask Type: New charred oak, Char #4
Chill Filtered: Yes
Color: Tarnished gold
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Young grains, vanilla, caramel, oak and cinnamon
Palate/Taste: Cinnamon bite, then floral, then peppery with tobacco and young rye notes.
Finish: Heat subsides quickly and is replaced by faint oak and vanilla
Thoughts: Too watery and young to be enjoyed neat, but a nice option for rye based cocktails based on its price and availability.
Score: 73 out of 100