Alberta Premium Cask Strength Rye Whiskey
Alberta Premium Cask Strength Rye Whiskey in USA, Alberta Distillers, named the Distillery of the Decade by the 2020 Canadian Whisky Awards, recently announced it is releasing the 2021 version of its Alberta Premium Cask Strength Rye Whisky into the U.S. market.
Rolling out now as a limited time offering, this expression features Alberta Distillers’ 100% rye, a notoriously difficult grain to work with, the distillers noted.
The 2020 release of the cask strength rye garnered many awards, including Double Gold at the 2020 and 2021 San Francisco World Spirits Competitions, Double Gold at the 2021 SIP Awards, Best All Rye Whisky at the 2021 Canadian Whisky Awards and 1st Place Best Canadian Whisky at the 2021 International Whisky Competition.
Alberta Premium Cask Strength Rye Whiskey in USA; Official tasting notes are below.
- Proof: 63-67%
- Taste: Notes of caramel, vanilla and a hint of chocolate balanced with the spiciness of rye and black currant.
- Finish: Smooth and lingering with the complexity of spice, warm vanilla, and dark fruit.
Alberta Premium decided to release a Cask Strength in an effort to innovate within the Canadian Whisky category.