Produced in the tradition of the classic Pennsylvania or "Monongahela" rye whiskeys, Rittenhouse is a much acclaimed rye now enjoying a comeback throughout the country as today’s sophisticated whiskey consumer re-discovers classic whiskey styles.
Available in the a special Bottled-in-Bond 100 proof expression, Rittenhouse is produced in the tradition of the classic rye whiskeys that were once the preeminent American whiskey style, kept alive through the lean years by Heaven Hill and two other distilleries. "Mahogany in colour, the nose is sweet with honey, oak and vanilla.
The body is big and buttery, and the palate has lots of guts? notes of cocoa, raisins, and an incredible spiciness burst through a backdrop with faint violet notes. The finish is long and very spicy..