Knob Creek Rye Whiskey

Though this new offering meets the technical criteria for rye (a mash bill of at least 51% rye), the sweet, caramelly flavors suggest a high-rye Bourbon—which makes sense considering that Knob Creek is best known for its Bourbon. Expect bold almond, oak, brown butter and pecan pie flavors. The drying baking-spice finish is more characteristic of rye, and has less bite than might be expected of a 100-proof spirit. Kara Newman 

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  • Rating
    92
  • Alcohol
    50%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    American Whiskey/Bourbon
  • Date Published
    9/1/2013
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