CATOCTIN CREEK ROUNDSTONE RYE

Roundstone Rye from Catoctin Distilling Company is made completely from scratch on site in Purcellville, Virginia. One of the most unique things about it is that it is made from 100% Rye grain. Most “high Rye” brands only go up to 95% Rye, using a bit of Barley to help the fermentation along.

A 100% Rye requires meticulous, individualized, special attention. And due to the level of difficulty required to produce it, Roundstone is considered to be one of the most impressive, winning several prizes and awards for its flavor. 

They have some older and cask strength versions of their Whiskey not, but the core offering is aged two years in white oak and is bottled at 40% ABV. It is a youthful, rounded Whiskey with a nice, even Rye spice and a surprising amount of complexity. 

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