Cask-strength whiskies offer a lot to love, and this limited-edition Knob Creek is no exception. Huge flavor, bold body, and plenty of proof mean you can add ice or water to your heart’s desire without worrying about overwhelming the dram. At $70 and nearly 120 proof, this rye was a hit with Whisky Advocate’s blind tasting panel. For more details about Knob Creek Cask Strength Rye and the other 2018 winners, check out the full Top 20 list.
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