Jack Danielís Unaged Tennessee Rye is Jeff Arnettís exploration into the intriguing flavor drawn from premium rye. It's the first time since before Prohibition the Jack Daniel Distillery has used a new grain recipe. Rye has always been part of the Jack Danielís Old No. 7 grain bill but it has never been the lead grain until now.
When in-house tasters sampled it after distillation, they said this should not wait to be released. Jack Danielís Unaged TN Rye is offered only in a small batch and in limited supply so the majority of the new rye whiskey can mature in Jack Danielís barrelhouses for future release.
Although this unaged rye is not a mature whiskey, it offers a spicy, surprisingly sweet flavor. Whiskey enthusiasts and those who aspire to be ďmaster tastersĒ are sure to appreciate its raw nature. Itís a chance to taste the unaged spirit as the Jack Daniel's master tasters do, appreciating what the grain adds to the whiskey before the spirit draws its flavor from the barrel.
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