Straight Rye Whiskey has experienced a strong resurgence in the American whiskey landscape, yet Colonel Edmund Haynes Taylor, Jr. was making this style more than 100 years ago. This small batch, Bottled-in-Bond 100 proof straight rye whiskey pays tribute to the former Distillery owner with a unique rye whiskey reminiscent of days long past. - buffalotracedistillery.com
Bottled in bond refers to a set of legal regulations contained in the US government’s Standards of Identity for Distilled Spirits, as originally laid out in the Bottled-in-Bond Act of 1897. A reaction to adulteration among spirits, the act made the government the guarantor of a whiskey’s authenticity. Read more here.
- Style: Rye Whiskey
- Alcohol: 50%
- Volume: 75cl
- Nose: Woody, spicy molasses, orange zest, black pepper
Drop of water brings out more oaky notes
- Palate: Sweet and smooth, nice balance of spices and subtle burnt caramel
- Finish: Nice oaky dryness that clings to the throat long enough to be very enjoyable
- Marks: The marks system for the Society is left simple: A – F with +/- leveling.
Median Grade: A