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Catoctin Creek Roundstone Rye Whiskey (750ml)

$110. 00 Bottle
$1320.00 Dozen
ABV: 40%
"...as with the others, no shortage of personality". - Jim Murray

A 100% Rye, aged in new Minnesota white oak casks for a period of approximately two years (depending on the weather of the season). This is the distillery's most popular product.

Tasting note: Brilliant brassy gold. Presents an aromatic amalgam of cinnamon apple, dark rye bread, peppermint and vanilla; follows through to a medium dry, lighter bodied vanilla / almond pastry and subtle orange zest profile with a velour mouthfeel and moderate length. Ends with a soft flurry of sweet spice and a subtle mint choc-chip cookie / white pepper fade. Well rounded and accessible, but the rye isn't jumping out here. 40% Alc./Vol.

Other reviews... as with the others, no shortage of personality. 87 points- Jim Murrays Whisky Bible 2018

In the glass, it has an orange-amber hue and aroma that melds oak, malt and vanilla. On the palate, vanilla leads, with oakiness winding into a baking-spice finish. A good match for Manhattans. 89 points- www.wineenthusiast.com

87 points (Silver Medal - Highly Recommended) "Wild and wooly, but entertaining."
– Beverage Testing Institute, February 24, 2011

Double Gold Medal – New York World Wine and Spirits Competition, September 23, 2018