Crown Royal Northern Harvest Rye

Crown Royal Rye

Price: $40 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Crown Royal / Diageo

Region: Canada

45% ABV

Mashbill: 90% rye, 10% other stuff

Aged For: NAS

Chill Filtered: Unknown

Color Added: Unknown

 


 

Color: Bronze

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

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