Michter's 10 year old Straight Rye, 46.4%

Price: $75 Issue: Winter 2006 Reviewer: John Hansell

More mature and with more depth than the US-1 expression reviewed below. Lush, sweet notes of caramel and toffee up front are followed on the palate by light fruit, dried spices (cinnamon, evergreen, and a hint of ginger), finishing long and dry with more spice, leather, and suggestions of tobacco.