Price: $40 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Crown Royal / Diageo
Mashbill: 90% rye, 10% other stuff
Aged For: NAS
Chill Filtered: Unknown
Color Added: Unknown
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.
Nose: Rye bread with added sugar, pine needles, pinch of clove.
Mouthfeel: Light bodied, slight slickness
Palate/Taste: Caramel, cinnamon, vanilla, rye, and light oak
Finish: Short and slight warmth, allspice, white pepper, and sugar.
Thoughts: It’s a gentle sweet rye. For Canadian whisky it has a bit more flavor than the usual flair, but it’s no Lot 40.
Score: 75 out of 100