Indulge in the exceptional flavors of Sagamore Spirit Reserve Select Maple Syrup Cask Finish Rye Whiskey. This unique expression combines the classic spice profile of our 5 to 6-year-old straight rye whiskey with the mellow, smoky sweetness derived from spending over 2 years in 52-gallon whiskey-turned-maple syrup barrels. The result is a whiskey that delights the senses with notes of candied pecans, charred orange peel, maple syrup, and vanilla wafers.
Experience a delightful bouquet of candied pecans and charred orange peel, enveloped in the inviting aroma of maple syrup. The nose offers a harmonious balance of sweet and smoky notes, teasing the senses and hinting at the flavor journey to come.
The palate is treated to a symphony of flavors that beautifully intertwine. The classic spice profile of the rye whiskey takes center stage, with its bold and assertive character. As the whiskey lingers on the tongue, the mellow, smoky sweetness of the maple syrup casks emerges, adding layers of complexity and a touch of indulgent sweetness. Notes of maple syrup and vanilla wafers create a rich and satisfying taste experience.
The finish is long and satisfying, with the flavors lingering on the palate. The combination of the whiskey's spice profile and the maple syrup cask influence harmoniously blend, leaving a lasting impression of both warmth and sweetness.
The Sagamore Spirit Reserve Select Series celebrates the legacy of Maryland distilling, showcasing exceptional selections crafted with an unwavering commitment to excellence. The Maple Syrup Cask Finish Rye Whiskey is a testament to the artistry and innovation of Sagamore Spirit, offering a whiskey experience that is both distinctive and memorable. Whether you're a seasoned whiskey enthusiast or a curious explorer of unique flavors, this expression is a must-try for its exceptional taste and the craftsmanship it represents.