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Bulleit 95 Rye

Overall rating
79.78/100
votes
172
Category
Rye
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Small Batch
Casktype
Charred American Oak Barrels
Strength
45.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
082000765585
Added on
15 Jun 2015 1:21 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 31.55

10 × in wishlist

172 × member ratings

384 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bulleit 95 Rye

32 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 79.78 points

  1. Oldpultnie scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      83 83
    • Finish
      82 82

  2. OnkelBiff scored this whisky 80 points Member Senior

    Too much taste of mint for me. But still a good and cheap Whisky.
    • Nose
      78 78
    • Taste
      78 78
    • Finish
      78 78

  3. peatbogger scored this whisky 85 points Specialist

    This is good. I like how the spice completely overcome the initial sweetness.
    • Nose
      Very sweet. Roasted vanilla, lots of vanilla. A hint of coco nut. Fruityness of orange peel and green apples. Leather cream that turn more into nail polish when the nose get to deep in the glass.

      And karloff is spot on with the cola jelly sweets, I like those... and they're really there.
    • Taste
      This one grows a lot if you roll it for a while. A small quick sip and it feels a bit weak and thin, but take a larger mouthful and roll it around and it gets more and more creamy and spices start to bite. Licorice and dark juicy cherries.
    • Finish
      Medium + lenght, sweet and warm on spices, burnt wood, and more licorice at the end.

  4. Malthead19 scored this whisky 72 points Expert Senior

    - really good rye whiskey
    - surprisingly good especially for the price
    - is great to drink
    - good, tasty quality for a great price
    • Nose
      mildly sweet first impression, fennel, pleasant and reserved
    • Taste
      pleasant, slightly spicy start, not so classic sweetish / strong, rather very spicy, no off-flavors, very pleasant to drink
    • Finish
      short finish;
      short aftertaste

  5. domani scored this whisky 77 points Expert Senior

    Compared to the bulls with and without age information, this does not get better with the time and air in the bottle. Little by little, the sweet aromas fade and the chemical component predominates - 08/13/2020
    • Nose
      79 79
      The first impression is sweet and fruity, orange, nectarine, peach oil, coconut milk, Smarties chocolate, black pepper, it remains ethereal but becomes more and more chemical in the glass over time, solvents, shoe polish
    • Taste
      77 77
      Strong, very spicy, texture is very oily, honey, a little liquorice, wine gum, black pepper, fresh herbs, bitter orange peel, mint, cocoa, dark chocolate, overall very spicy and aromatic
    • Finish
      75 75
      Medium length

  6. ezioaudit scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

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

  7. schengel10 scored this whisky 72 points Connoisseur

    Refreshingly different - 95% rye content - a fair price for an interesting whiskey!
    The alcohol is very nicely integrated!
    [Color gold;
    • Nose
      pleasant seasoning (rye, oak, spices), sweetness;
    • Taste
      sweet, oily approach, vanilla, distinctly fennel (tea), cooling, tingling, slightly tart, cloves, spices, liquorice and liquorice;
    • Finish
      medium length, tart, distinct oak, decaying to dryness;

  8. SRB scored this whisky 82 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      81 81
    • Finish
      82 82

  9. Nosingbär scored this whisky 87 points Expert Junior

    Very nice dram, 87/100. Refreshingly different than scotch, the sweetness is intense and delicate and is beautifully balanced by the spiciness. In addition cooked fruits - very good.
    • Nose
      86 86
      Very spicy, intense licorice. Acts even slightly smoky. Served with vanilla, cooked fruits (apple, banana) covered with honey. Fruit gum. Candied pears. Perfumed floral, delicate. Dried resin. Honey scented candles.
    • Taste
      88 88
      very sweet, very spicy, slightly sour, barely bitter. Liquorice, vanilla, toffee, baked apple, banana. Licorice.
    • Finish
      87 87
      Vanilla, butterscotch, licorice. Spicy, sweet, long lasting. Cooked fennel and licorice. Sparkling spicy on the palate.

  10. maltaholic scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    It has a nice aroma, if you like the sweetness of bourbon. But it also smells strong, fresh, fruity, very aromatic.
    Nothing stands out, everything is harmonious.

    Not the typical bourbon taste. The tastes ripe, old, ... great.

    Really good!

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