70cl / 50% abv
Rittenhouse Rye Description
This fine example of rye whiskey (that's with an 'e'!) comes to us from Heaven Hill distillery in Kentucky, USA. Commemorating the famous Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia, a public park and the surrounding affluent and desirable neighbourhood. This expression is aged for four years and bottled-in-bond at 100° proof – or 50% abv to us Scots.
Age Statement4 Year Old
- San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2021 — Double Gold
- San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2019 — Gold
- WSWA Spirits Tasting Competition 2014 — Double Gold & Best Rye Whiskey
Nose: dried fruits and toffee with some sweet pepper notes.
Palate: clean and rich with cocoa, zesty citrus and vanilla, followed by cinnamon and nutmeg spice.
Finish: maple wood spice lingers on.