Pikesville was so popular when Heaven Hill first re-released it they were compelled to make it a part of their regular lineup. Forward aromas of cocoa, spice and evergreen rev the engine of this one. It starts off very smooth and heats up as it hits the mid-palate with a lot of baking spice and a note of caramel. The bold rye spice seems tempered by the corn in the mashbill and it's a stunning bottle because of it! Without question a rye-lover's rye.