Auction Items: April 9 – 21, 2018.

• Michter’s 10 year Bourbon

Mature in age and truly exceptional in quality, Michter’s 10 Year Single Barrel Kentucky Straight Bourbon has earned its place as an enduring favorite of the most discerning whiskey connoisseurs. The “Best American Whiskey” according to Food & Wine magazine, our 10 Year Single Barrel Bourbon represents the culmination of over a decade of patient aging in specially chosen, new charred American white oak barrels.

Production: Single barrel. Limited quantities
State of distillation: Kentucky
Bottling Strength: 94.4 Proof (47.2% Alcohol by Volume)
Cooperage: Fire-charred, new American white oak barrels
Tasting Notes: Big and bold dark toffee and caramel, charred oak, maple syrup, vanilla

• Michter’s Toasted Barrel Finish Rye

While our Michter’s team distills according to tried and true Kentucky practices, it continually experiments as it pursues Michter’s goal of making the greatest American whiskeys. Following years of research on different barrel finishes for Rye whiskey, we are proud to offer this release of our Michter’s US1 Toasted Barrel Rye. To make it we take our US1 Kentucky Straight Rye at barrel strength and then age it for an additional period in a second custom barrel. This second barrel is assembled from 24 month air-dried wood and then toasted to our specifications. The result is a unique Rye whiskey that we take pride in offering to you. The strength of the majority of barrels selected for this whiskey’s first ever release taking place this September 2017 ranges in proof from 107 to 111.8 proof.

Production: Single barrel. Limited quantities
State of distillation: Kentucky
Whiskey Type: Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey
Bottling Strength: 103 Proof. Each barrel is bottled at its particular alcohol level at the time of bottling. The average strength of the barrels in the September 2017 release is 108.6 proof.
Cooperage: First Barrel. Fire-charred, new American white oak barrels
Tasting Notes: Enhanced spice notes with delicate chocolate overtones balanced by some vanilla and honey, hints of roasted nuts and dates, with a lingering finish of burnt brown sugar reminiscent of crème brûlée complemented by some smokey campfire highlights

 


Starting Bid: $160.00
Bidding will only take place in the store.