Excerpt: Maybe I'd be happier with it after it spent a few more years chilling out; I just don't need that much booze in my booze, especially when it doesn't yet have the richness to balance out the burn.
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Michter's Barrel Strength is a cask strength Rye of unknown provenance but completely known pricing. I, however, like rye - especially at cask strength so I'm looking forward to giving this a go.
Brown sugar, molasses, toffee and cocoa. Tobacco, pepper, caramel.
Burnt brown sugar, heavy clove, rye spice, cocoa, tobacco, black pepper
Medium, spice heavy, lots of cocoa and caramel.
I liked this more than I remember. It's a nice unique profile that focuses more on caramel, clove, cocoa and some nice tobacco in the profile. I don't know what it goes for $ wise but I thoroughly enjoyed the sample I had.
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