Woodford Reserve Rye

Woodford Reserve Rye

Price: $35 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Brown-Forman

Region: Kentucky

45.2% ABV

Mashbill: 53% rye, 33% corn, 14% barley

Aged For: NAS

Cask Type: New charred oak, Char # 3

Chill Filtered: Yes



Color: Copper

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Caramel, vanilla, oak, cinnamon, charcoal, and chocolate

Mouthfeel: Light bodied

Palate/Taste: Light rye spices, cinnamon, oak, caramel, slight dryness and clove

Finish: Medium to light warmth and length, pepper, oak, rye, and mint round things out

Thoughts: It’s about $10 dollars too much, 3 years too young, and 5% ABV off

Score: 74 out of 100


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