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Maryland Rye

Jan 30, 2019

Credit MISCellaneous Distillery

Maryland rye is staging a dramatic comeback and the quality from around the state is very high.  Here are a few suggestions. Click the link to purchase Cellar Notes recommendations at Kenilworth Wine & Spirits.

The Wines

Price key:  $=less than $20  $$= $20-40   $$$=$40-60  $$$$=above $60

Quality key:  * = decent spirit   ** = very good spirit   *** = superb spirit   ****= elite

VALUE = exceptional quality for the money

Sagamore Spirit Rye  83 proof  **  $$$

A very smooth flavorful rye, ideal for cocktails

Miscellaneous Distillery "Gertrude's Rye"  100 proof  **1/2  $$$$

Pungent sour rye aroma, powerful body, very smooth

Springfield Manor Rye Whiskey  80 proof  ** 1/2  $$$

A very gentle rye, sweet green apple notes, extra smooth

McClintock "Boot Jack" Rye Whiskey  90 proof  ***  $$$  VALUE

The best! Endless complexity with smoky, oaky, caramel flavors

All of these ryes can be purchased at Kenilworth Wine and Spirits.

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