Russell’s Reserve has continuously produced some of the best rye whiskeys, and this non-chill filtered, 104 proof single barrel rye is no exception — delivering a balance of spicy pepper, vanilla and tobacco flavors. Master Distiller Eddie Russell planned this release for years, resulting in a big whiskey that stands up to any cocktail.
Nose: vanilla frosting, caramel drizzle, sweet charred oak, herbal tea, lemon peel, mint, hints of nutmeg & ginger, light floral notes
Taste: spicy vanilla, sweet musty oak, caramel apple, honey, lemon/orange peel, light herbal & floral notes, mint, ginger
Finish: long, warm & spicy – zesty citrus, vanilla frosted cookies, sweet/spicy oak, waves of mint & pepper