Michter's US*1 Small Batch Bourbon
Michter's // Kentucky, USA
Until just recently, Michter's was a contract brand of KBD (now known as Willett Distillery); but recently, they've set up their own shop in Louisville and are purchasing from Brown Forman. Small Batch for Michter's means about 20 barrels per batch. Bottled at 45.7% ABV.
BourbonProduced anywhere in USA; Mash bill of at least 51% corn; aged in new, charred oak barrels.
Cask TypeNew, Charred American Oak
"A nose of pit fruits, honey, caramel and vanilla gives way to the palate of corn, raisins and astringents. The finish finds cinnamon and butterscotch with just a bit of lingering sour astringency."