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Moon’s Best

Moon’s Best
Straight Rye Whiskey Batch 1 Barrel 3 Bottle 206

Category: Straight Rye Whisky

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 45%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$45

Moon’s Best
Straight Rye Whiskey Batch 1 Barrel 3 Bottle 206

Category: Straight Rye Whisky

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 45%
Amber color. Aromas and flavors of amarena cherries, hazelnut-chocolate spread, toasted marshmallow, vanilla-bean, nutmeg, and honey with a velvety, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity medium-to-full body and a tingling, stimulating, medium-length finish with shades of honey-corn bread, candied aniseed, and apricots in syrup. Enjoy bold aromas of candied cherries and a licorice-like finish in this atypically fruity Rye that instantly accessible.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Fruity & Spicy
Aroma Aroma: amarena cherries, hazelnut-chocolate spread, toasted marshmallow, vanilla-bean, nutmeg, and honey
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with shades of honey-corn bread, candied aniseed, and apricots in syrup
Smoothness Smoothness: Tingling
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails, neat and on the rocks
Cocktail Cocktails: Sazerac, Old Fashioned, Manhattan
Bottom Line Bottom Line: Enjoy bold aromas of candied cherries and a licorice-like finish in this atypically fruity Rye that instantly accessible.

The Producer

Dented Brick Distillery

The Producer
3100 South Washington St
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
USA
1 801-883-9837

Their Portfolio

85 Antelope Island Red Rum 45% (USA) $22.00.
BR Antelope Island Rum 40% (USA) $22.00. - Bronze Medal
BR Dented Brick Premium Well Vodka 40% (USA) $11.99. - Bronze Medal
85 Dented Brick Premium Well Gin 40% (USA) $11.99.
85 Dented Brick Vodka 40% (USA) $13.00.
85 Dented Brick Rum 40% (USA) $15.00.
89 Dented Brick American Blended Whiskey 43% (USA) $26.00.
BR Dented Brick Daddy Stump Peach Flavored Rum 40% (USA) $.00. - Bronze Medal
88 Great Basin 2021 Bristlecone Gin 45% (USA) $21.00.
91 Jan Stephenson Pineapple-Flavored Rum 40% (USA) $21.99.
88 Moon’s Best Straight Rye Whiskey Batch 1 Barrel 3 Bottle 206 45% (USA) $45.00.
86 Roofraiser Vodka 40% (USA) $19.99.

Straight Rye Whisky

Spirits Glass Glencairn Canadian Amber.jpg
Serve in a Glencairn Ganadian Whisky Glass
In order for a product to be categorized as a Straight Rye Whiskey, the following must be true:

Mash bill must be made up of a minimum of 51% rye.
Aged a minimum of two years.
May not contain any flavors or colors.
All of the liquid in the bottle must be distilled in the same state.