High West Midwinter Night’s Dram Act 5, Scene 5

HW MWND 5.5

Paid: $85 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: MGP & Barton / Constellation Brands

Region: America

49.3% ABV

Aged For: NAS

Mashbill: MGP 1: 95% rye & 5% barley, MGP 2: 53% rye, 37% corn, 10% barley, Barton: 80% rye, 10% corn, 10% barley

Cask Type: New charred white American oak, finished in French oak port barrels

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Dark tawny

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

Nose: Rye, plum, caramel, French oak, cloves, cinnamon, cedar, light port

Feel: Medium body

Taste: Cinnamon, and rye with a bit of port, coffee, oak, and pepper

Finish: Medium warmth and lasting finish with spices, and gentle caramel sweetness.

Thoughts: Less fruit and more spice than the pervious time I tried it, but still very good

Score: 87 out of 100

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