Nosing & Tasting > 30-04-2016
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Whisky: Rittenhouse Straight Rye Whiskey
Age: 4 years
Type: Rye
Strength: 50%
Distillery: New Bernheim Distillery
Bottler: Heaven Hill Distilleries, Inc.
Country: U.S.A.
Date: 30-04-2016
Nose: Sweet, caramel, rye, slightly stimulating, a liitle syrupy.
Flavour: Wood glue, syrupy, rye, chili, powerful, a hint of sal ammoniac, slightly sourish and bitter, caramel.
Body: Rough dryness, viscous.
Comments: Even though it's a little simple and could use a few more years in a cask, as a rye whiskey it receives a few bonus points.
Rating: ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++-- ---- ---- ---- (6.5)