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Waldviertler Whisky J.H. Original Rye

24 drams till Christmas tasting #10: Waldviertler Whisky J.H. Original Rye

Waldviertler Whisky J.H. Original RyeDram data:
Distillery: Waldviertler Whisky J.H.
Bottler: Original Bottling
Distilled: –
Bottled: ca. 2014
Age: at least 3 years
Limitation: –
Casks: Austrian oak “Manhartsberger Sommereiche”
Alcohol: 41%
unchillfiltered; natural colour
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Tasting notes:
Colour: honey
The nose is is unmistakeably rye – the typical rye spiciness is very apparent – but paired with a pronounced malty and wood-honey sweetness. Rather active casks were used, adding notes of wood (birch?) sap, juniper berries and cough lozenges.
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