New Riff Distilling Single Barrel Rye Whiskey
New Riff Distilling's Single Barrel Rye expression is a full-bodied whiskey offering a vibrant, spicy character. Bottled at Barrel Proof Without Chill Filtration, and featuring a mash bill of 95% rye and 5% malted rye, this 100% rye whiskey represents a new riff on one of the most influential of modern whiskey traditions. Aged four years in 53-gallon toasted and charred new oak barrels, there are no shortcuts taken in the production. All New Riff whiskeys are made with the full sour mash Kentucky Regimen; all carry an age statement and are always bottled without chill filtration.
Appearance: Extra rich, unfiltered deep amber color.
Nose: Well balanced between nougat confection and rye-derived spices such as black pepper, clove, grains of paradise and pink peppercorns.
- Taste: Broad, fulsome mouthfeel, a sweet-spicy-savory interplay developing into a floral rose and red fruit notes.
- Finish: Fine length and detail, showing potent rye spices which last and last