Wild Turkey Rare Breed Barrel Proof Straight Rye

Wild Turkey Rare Breed Barrel Proof Straight Rye

(0.75l, 56.1%)

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A big, bold, flavor bomb Rye Whiskey from Wild Turkey at Cask Strength.

In 1869, the Ripy Brothers started distilling on Wild Turkey Hill near Lawrenceburg, Kentucky. The namesake product became their number one seller and the name of the distillery was changed to reflect that success. The Ripy Family sold the distillery in 1952, and then the normal rounds of mergers and acquisition occurred. Campari Group out of Italy owns them now and they produce a wide range of Bourbons under the very popular Wild Turkey name along with several other brands. All under the watchful eyes and experienced hands of the only father-son master distiller team in the business — Jimmy and Eddie Russell.

Wild Turkey Rare Breed Barrel Proof Straight Rye is the sister Spirit to their Rare Breed Bourbon, and it could be even better. This Rye is one of the few that is not chill-filtered. It is a powerful, Cask Strength version of the signature Rye that they launched just over a year ago. That means it is built on a mash bill of 51% rye, 37% corn, and 12% malted barley. And do not let the lack of an age statement bother you here. Like the other Rare Breed, it is a blend of various aged casks from their portfolio so there is plenty of older Spirit here to please. And at 56.1% ABV there will be plenty of pleasing goin' on.
  • Category
  • Style
    Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey
  • Region
  • Country
    United States
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  • Distillery
  • Age
  • Chill Filtered?

Flavor Spiral™

About The Flavor Spiral

lemon zest
What does Wild Turkey Rare Breed Barrel Proof Straight Rye taste like?

The Flavor Spiral™ shows the most common flavors that you'll taste in Wild Turkey Rare Breed Barrel Proof Straight Rye and gives you a chance to have a taste of it before actually tasting it.

We invented Flavor Spiral™ here at Flaviar to get all your senses involved in tasting drinks and, frankly, because we think that classic tasting notes are boring.

Tasting Notes

Appearance / Color
Burnished Copper

Nose / Aroma / Smell
The aroma is forward and pronounced with notes of caramel sauce, lemon zest, tart apples, shortbread cookies, and baking spices.

Flavor / Taste / Palate
The flavor profile is remarkably smooth and builds upon the aromas with the addition of creamy notes of toffee, more lemon zest, cracked black pepper, and mint.

The finish is long with the Rye spice taking firm hold.
Ratings & Reviews
Rye grain and spice throughout. Tea, mint, eucalyptus, and citrus rind. Finish of oatmeal. Comfortable Kentucky hug.
Such a great rye for the price.
Very tasty barrel proof bourbon at a great price. I get a good vanilla aftertaste, no the burn minimal
U delete my review that called u out for the price of this non allocated rye?
I do remember them having this over $100 which was insane
Great Rye all around!
One of the best ryes you will find! Absolutely amazing. Rye spice, candy, baked goods, nutes, cocoa, citrus fruits and oak on the nose. On the palate, I got a lot of toffee, rye, oak, candy, bread, cocoa, dried dark fruit and even leather?? The finish is long and oily with oak, baking spices, dark fruit/citrus. If you can find it, pick it up! You won't be disappointed.
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