I just received my bottle and only had time for a small dram before heading out for a meeting. First thing I noticed was the excellent, non-alcoholic nose, which was an indication of what was next. The first sip lacked the often sharp bite that accompanies a good rye, (this rye was not wimpy however), but instead had a pleasant kick to it. The subsequent sips revealed lots of flavors, most of which I am still trying to discern. I would strongly recommend this to any lover of rye, bourbon or scotches for that matter.
Colonel E.H. Taylor, Jr. Straight Rye 750ML
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Colonel E.H. Taylor Straight Rye Whiskey
smells of vanilla, pepper, maple syrup, cinnamon, and brown sugar and tastes likespice and chili powder mixed with vanilla, cocoa and various sugars.
I had previously tried the barrel proof E.H. Taylor and this proves to be a worthy adversary. If you are a fan of RYE then I highly recommend the Colonel's Rye.