High West Bourye 2017

High West Bourye 2017

Price: $70 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: MGP / Constellation Brands

Region: America

46% ABV

Mashbill: 2 Rye whiskies from MGP (One high rye, one barley legal), and an MGP high rye bourbon

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: New charred oak

Chill Filtered: No

 


 

Color: Deep Copper

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

Nose: Light oak, caramel, slight alcohol, mint

Feel: Medium, slightly oily

Taste: Slight corn mash, vanilla, oak, pepper, and leather with clove.

Finish: Medium length and warmth. Oak and pepper, dry and spicey.

Thoughts: I enjoyed this more than the 2015 version I tried, blind I thought it was a Four Roses PS

Score: 80 out of 100

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