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Western Reserve Distillers

Western Reserve Distillers
6 Year Old Single Barrel Straight Rye Whiskey Barrel 20-0083

Category: Straight Rye Whisky

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 43%
Certified Organic
94 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$43

Western Reserve Distillers
6 Year Old Single Barrel Straight Rye Whiskey Barrel 20-0083

Category: Straight Rye Whisky

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 43%
Bright golden amber color. Aromas of violet blossom, hints of caraway, tarragon, dark chocolate, and ground ginger with a velvety, vibrant, fruity medium body and a warming, involved, long allspice, caramel, cinnamon swirl brioche, and dried cherry finish. A very nice Rye whiskey that nails the style; enjoy neat, on the rocks or in your favorite classic cocktails.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Spicy
Aroma Aroma: violet blossom, hints of caraway, tarragon, dark chocolate, and ground ginger
Taste Flavor: allspice, caramel, cinnamon swirl brioche, and dried cherry
Smoothness Smoothness: Warming
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails, neat and on the rocks
Cocktail Cocktails: Sazerac, Old Fashioned, Manhattan
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A very nice Rye whiskey that nails the style; enjoy neat, on the rocks or in your favorite classic cocktails.

The Producer

Western Reserve Distillers

The Producer
14221 Madison Ave
Lakewood, OH 44107
USA
1 -330-780-9599

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.