Kentucky Owl Rye Batch 1

Kentucky Owl Rye

Paid: $130 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Sourced / Stoli

Region: Bardstown Kentucky

55.3% ABV

Aged For: 11 Years

Mashbill: Undisclosed

Cask Type: New charred oak

Chill Filtered: No?

 


 

Color: Light brown

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

Nose: Gentle rye notes, herbal spices, mint, oak, pepper. Pine, vanilla and caramel.

Feel: Medium body

Taste: Very sweet on the palate, bit of fruit spice with cinnamon, dill, and eucalyptus

Finish: Drier than the body, medium length with a good warmth. Pepper, oak, rye, cedar, and pine

Thoughts: A nice sweet rye that I’d keep around if it was around $80 or so, but at $120 and above its just not performing at that bracket.

Score: 85 out of 100

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