Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Whistlepig Piggyback 6 Rye Whiskey


"One World Many Malts" Whistlepig Piggyback is on my Top Shelf. In today's blog, I intend to cover the following
-Tasting notes
-SJ's Rating & review
-SJ's pro tip
-Occasions best suited
For the history behind this whisky and distillery info check out my previous blog Whistlepig 10

Piggyback is 100% rye whisky aged for 6 years in American Oak barrels. There is something very unique about Canadian Rye whisky and this one stands out from the crowd with its high quality. 

Vital Stats-Whistlepig Piggyback 6 Rye Whiskey
Price - $49.99 for 750ml( $5.99 for the pictured 50ml sampler )
Age- 6 years
ABV- 48.28%
Country of Origin-Canada
Bottled by- Whistlepig Whisky Co, Bardstown, KY,40004
Awards won- Double gold, San Francisco World Spirits Competition

Tasting info-
Serving glass- Glencairn glass
Serving style- Neat
Appearance- Dark Amber


Aroma-Vanilla, oak, cinnamon, citrus, honey
Flavor-Rye, vanilla, oak
Body-Full
Finish-Smooth, rye pungent, sour, warm
SJ's Rating-Top Shelf
This is the best rye whisky I have ever tasted. Robust ABV, high quality, amazing aroma, and flavor. It's got it all to be on the top spot. 
Occasions- Connesour tasting
Food Pairing-Jhol momo

SJ's Pro try- Go for Whistlepig 10 as well
I enjoyed this unique rye whisky from Canada and encourage that you to toast one(or two 😉) with family and friends. Cheers! Enjoy Responsibly!
Not in the mood to read? Listen to my SingleMaltLives Podcast instead.

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