Renowned for rye – America’s oldest whiskey variety – since the earliest days of our history, we take the production of Michter’s US1 Kentucky Straight Rye extremely seriously. Our Michter’s US1 Kentucky Straight Rye is made from select American rye grain that is sheared to maximize the extraction of flavor from the grain. Ideal neat or in cocktails, every bottle comes from a single barrel – a unique attribute reflecting our extraordinary commitment to offering Kentucky Straight Rye whiskey of the absolute highest quality at every level of the Michter’s range. Michter’s US1 Kentucky Straight Rye is also available with personalized Fort Nelson Select labeling at Michter’s Fort Nelson Distillery.
Production: Single Barrel. Limited quamtities.
State of Distillation: Kentucky
Bottling Strenght: 84.8 proof (42.4% alcohol by volume)
Cooperage: Fire-charred, new American white ok barrels
Tasting Notes: Spice with peppery notes, citrus, butterscotch, oak.