Yellow Rose

Blended Whiskey

ABV 40%
REVIEWED Issue 133
Specifications
Brand:
Expression: Blended Whiskey
Type: USA Whisky / Blended
Age: No Age Statement
ABV: 40%
Country/Region: USA
Bottling type: Standard (Distillery or blended)
Awards
Recommended
Issue 133
Taster   Joel Harrison
Nose: Corn-fed roast chicken, rubbed with allspice and crisped up nicely. There is a cooked red meat note that rises up from the glass. All in, a meaty old nose!
Palate: Pork scratching and a pint of real ale, followed by a big bowl of strawberry jelly. This starts off meaty and slightly salty before getting sweet and utterly delicious.
Finish: The sweetness remains to give a really easy drinking whiskey that seemed like it might be a challenge at first.
Comment: I think drinkers of this style of whiskey might find this a little weak, but I really like it.
9.1
Taster   Chris Goodrum
Nose: Soft toffee and corn with hard, brittle barley, light honey and a touch of waxy citrus. Subtly oaked with a light floral hyacinth-like note developing.
Palate: Lightly smoked with über sweet honey and syrup, with the alcohol struggling to keep it in check. Light mentholated herbs and toasty oak follow.
Finish: Long, lightly spiced and remaining sweet, although the spices build intensity.
Comment: I liked the nose but the palate was a little sweet and simplistic.
8.1
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