46% abv, €50, rye, non-chill filtered, natural colour, single cask
Nose: fresh sawdust, fresh latex paint, herbs, cloves, nutmeg, beeswax, cinnamon sticks, Chinese herbs, citrus, grapefruit, mint
Palate: sweet, clover-honey, rye, caramel, spices, nutmeg, cinnamon, cloves, ryebread
Finish: sweet, honey, warming, medium long, lovely
Conclusion: whooo! I like it. Go buy a bottle..!
More info: tasted during the #MilroysTT2 twitter tasting that was organised by @TheWhiskyWire. My first guess when opening the bottle was; Zuidam. When sipping the first drop, I immediately thought of a rye. My first ever spot-on guess..! My winner of the evening.
Distilled on 30/11/2007, matured in virgin american oak cask #449, bottled on 15/03/2013 into 217 bottles