Michter’s Straight Rye Single Barrel US*1
Renowned for rye-the oldest variety of whiskey in America-from the earliest days of the distillery’s history, at Michter’s they take the production of US1 Kentucky Straight Rye extremely seriously. Michter’s US1 Kentucky Straight Rye is made from selected American rye grains that are sheared to maximize the extraction of flavor from the grain. Ideal neat or in cocktails, each bottle comes from a single barrel-a unique attribute that reflects the extraordinary commitment to offering Kentucky Straight Rye whiskey of the highest absolute quality at all levels of the Michter’s range.
A recipe that does not include a very high amount of rye allows this rye to play on elegance and delicacy on the palate. One of the highest expressions of rye whiskey on the market. Aged in charred barrels over direct fire. Use of virgin American oak barrels.