Michter’s Barrel Strength Rye

Michter's Barrel Strength Rye

Price: $75 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Sourced / Michter’s

Region: Kentucky

57.1% ABV

Aged For: NAS

Mashbill: Undisclosed

Cask Type: New charred oak

Chill Filtered: No?

 


 

Color: Auburn

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

Nose: Caramelized rye, cedar planks, toasted marshmallows, vanilla, peppers

Feel: Medium bodied

Taste: Rye, cinnamon, clove, pepper, tobacco, herbs, and a hint of mint.

Finish: Caramel and oak, warm with lingering sweetness.

Thoughts: It’s on the sweeter side for ryes, and drinks below its proof.

Score: 85 out of 100

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