High West Rendezvous Rye Artist Series By Ed Mell
As High West transitions it’s flagship whiskey into a seasonal release, Rendezvous Rye has evolved to include more of High West’s coveted High West pot still rye! A majority vote from a blinded sensory panel of 16 panelists across Quality, Blending, Distilling, and Bartending, approved this new limited release of Rendezvous Rye stating that this blend unapologetically embodies true Rendezvous and the spirit of the West! Collect each year’s release to taste through the aromatic and flavor nuances that we will leverage year-to-year to continue bringing you unparalleled quality!
Sensory Team Tasting Notes:
NOSE: Poached pear, bitter orange, ground ginger, lavender, wet sandalwood, tanned leather on a well-used wooden work bench
TASTE: Persimmon, dried apricot, snickerdoodle, ginger chews, walnut sauce, spiced caramels in a cedar gift box
FINISH: Cocoa nibs, allspice, toasted oak
How to Drink
Great neat, with a little water or on the rocks. The high rye mash bill also makes Rendezvous® Rye perfect in one of the classic cocktails made with rye, like a Manhattan, an Old Fashioned, or a Sazerac.