Get ready to savor the exceptional 2023 Thomas H. Handy, a rye whiskey that embodies the essence of barrel-strength, uncut, and unfiltered excellence. This outstanding expression is the result of careful aging, with its barrels maturing for over six years to reach their peak. Clocking in at a bold 124.9 proof, it’s a testament to the rich heritage of well-aged, high-proof whiskey.
As you approach this whiskey, your senses will be greeted by a captivating aroma of orange zest and lemon oil, complemented by the enticing allure of caramel and subtle pine undertones. Upon the first sip, you’ll be transported to a world of flavor, with notes of freshly baked rye bread generously spread with orange marmalade and honey. The journey concludes with a lingering finish that elegantly combines light oak and the distinctive essence of black licorice.
Notably, the judges at The Spirits Business 2023 American Whiskey Masters bestowed a Master Medal upon last season’s Thomas H. Handy release, underscoring its exceptional quality and remarkable character. Elevate your whiskey collection with this unparalleled rye whiskey, a testament to the enduring legacy of barrel-strength craftsmanship.