Michter’s Celebration Sour Mash (2016 Release)
Blended American Whiskey
Michter's // Kentucky, USA
Released for the first time in three years, this celebratory edition marks Willie Pratt's retirement and new title as Michter's Master Distiller Emiritus. With the entire Michter's stock to choose from, he selected his favorite Kentucky straight bourbon and rye and blended them together. He whittled down his favorites to 6 barrels of various ages, ranging from over 10 years to 33 years. The 2016 release of Michter’s Celebration Sour Mash yielded 258 bottles (at around $5,000 a pop). It is bottled at 58.4% ABV.
Blended American WhiskeyStraight whiskey(s) must comprise at least 20% of the blend with the remainder comprised of whisky of any type or a grain neutral spirit or a combination of the two.
Cask Typenew, charred american oak