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Thomas H Handy Tasting notes and reviews

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Thomas H Handy

Brand
Thomas H Handy
Type
American Whiskey ~ Rye
Produced at
Buffalo Trace Distillery
Region
Kentucky

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Dave Broom

83
Nose
Highly perfumed and resinous. Odd fellows,dried tangerine skins,light touch of pencil shavings and varnish. Big perfumed rye attack. Fresh baked rye sourdough bread. Highly perfumed, rosewater,pot pourri.
Palate
Hot! this needs ice/water/other ingredients in a cocktail. A huge blast of flavour. Masses of cherry,anise and oil of cloves,light acorn notes. Good sharpness.
Finish
Long and explosive.
Comment
Not for the fainthearted.

Rob Allanson

88
Nose
Reminds me of bow resin. Rye bread with a little wood shaving and cedar. There are bags of rye with a decent oak note.
Palate
Takes you off on a rye trip. Tons of oak, red fruit and that rye pep really grips you.
Finish
Simply whallops you.
Comment
One of the first big ryes I tried. Still leaves its impact.
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