Booker's rye Big Time Batch Limited Edition 13 Year Old Straight Rye
James B.Beam Distilling Co.
750 ML (Standard)
Raw honey with a dusting of nutmeg and a Scotch ale malt profile that'screamy and mouth-coating.Alas, a heavy bite hides much, needing water to open up.A drop adds complexity, spice, vanilla, chocolate, and licorice.
Rich caramel and campfire smoke early on it is robust, but balanced.Creme brulee with a sultry smokiness.
The company says this release of Booker's Rye is 136.proof and has been aged for 13 years, 1 month and 12 days.It has an intense flavor profile with pronounced, well-balanced notes of wood and oak from the longer aging process.The liquid offers a complex aroma with spicy notes from the rye in the mash bill.This uncut rye has a spicy, robust flavor, but it is not overpowering.