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Knob Creek Rye

Overall rating
83.40/100
votes
42
Category
Rye
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Small Batch
Strength
50.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5060045584304
Added on
21 Mar 2015 2:49 pm by Gonathras
Uncolored

Average value

€ 44,86

8 × in wishlist

42 × member ratings

122 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Knob Creek Rye

7 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 83.40 points

  1. Christian Wagner scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      84 84

  2. markjedi1 scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    Neat this is both quaffable and good, but I can imagine this being God’s gift to bartenders. Even I feel the urge to get to work with this on a nice cocktail.
    • Nose
      Sweet nose on loads of vanilla, but upholstered with flowers on the hand hand, and nail polish remover on the other. Quite creamy and soft though. Toffee kicks in with a vengeance.
    • Taste
      The spices arrive first on the palate (black pepper, cloves and a truckload of cinnamon), followed by caramel, honey and toffee. Somewhat drying on menthol.
    • Finish
      That continues in the medium long finish: menthol and spices. This fades gently to leave the mouth dry.

  3. Tom na Gruagaich scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    It is quite bourbon-like in the nose, but spicier. A decent portion of spice, oak, but also caramel sweetness and some fruit. Nice strong, spicy, slightly bitter rye, oak in the mouth. In the finish, then oak, some mint, pepper, light fruit, a little vanilla. That's the spicy version of a bourbon. He does not differ so much, except that the corn note is clearly missing. Nice thing.

  4. pianoman scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Spicy and sweetish. Black bread with sugar beet syrup, cola, a little curry. Pumpkin, roasted sunflower seeds, garden herbs.
    • Taste
      Pepper, leather, some wallpaper paste. Burnt sugar, woodruff, a touch of cardboard. Warming.

  5. lachaineduwhisky did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Enthusiasm Nose 3/5 Mouth and final 4/5 Whiskey n ° 1596
    • Nose
      Vanilla and solvent. Creamy. Super sweet! Flowers. Then the toffee arrives and dominates the rest, simplifying a little the initial complexity.
    • Taste
      Spices (but never overwhelming), rye, slight drought. Alcohol is very well integrated!
    • Finish
      it sparkles! Superb freshness mentholée! Milky and imposing.

  6. jankes scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      82 82

  7. Wolv scored this whisky 81 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      80 80

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