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Moon’s Best

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

Category: Straight Rye Whiskey

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 Whiskey

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

Straight Rye Whiskey

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.