Crown Royal XO

Crown Royal XO

Price: $50 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Crown Royal / Diageo

Region: Canada

40% ABV

Aged For: NAS

Mashbill: Undisclosed

Cask Type: Initial undisclosed, finished in ex-Cognac casks

Chill Filtered : Yes

Color Added: Unknown

 


 

Color: Tawny

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

Nose: Tropical fruit, apple, oak, and alcohol

Feel: Watery

Taste: Caramel, berries, sweet corn, maple sugar, almond, and white pepper

Finish: Light to medium, lingering almond and oak with hints of cognac

Thoughts: My favorite Crown so far, the mouthfeel is underwhelming but the flavors are solid.

Score: 80 out of 100

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