Rye Guy Showdown
Number of members present: 17
Common Tasting Notes:
|A||Nose: Honey, cinnamon, caramel, cherry, dill, and sandalwood.
Palate: Cinnamon, rye, clove, caramel, rose, and milk chocolate on the back palate.
|B||Nose: Playdough, melted buttered popcorn, sawdust, citrus, and light oak
Palate: Sweet, savory, and smokey on the palate. Very unique. It was a love it or hate it pour for the club. Sawdust, dusty funk, vanilla, dill, lightly toasted bread with butter.
|C||Nose: Dill, mint, orange. Big anise, vanilla, cherry and clove.
Palate: Bright flavors. Dill! Mint, rye spice, vanilla, cinnamon with an oily mouthfeel.
Blind Reveal Name Details
A Thomas H. Handy - Buffalo Trace Antique Collection Bottled in 2017
Age: ~6 yrs
B Old Overholt Rye -1974 Distilled in 1974
C Willett Family Estate Rye Bottled in 2014
Age: 8 yrs
Barrel #: 47