Michter's Single Barrel 10 Year Old

Michter's Single Barrel 10 Year Old
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Winning bid: £105.00
Lot number: 077-3166

Michter's Whiskey Company has had a tumultuous history, changing hands numerous times, and declaring bankruptcy before being reborn in the 1990s. One of the oldest Whiskey companies in the United States, It was founded in Pennsylvania in 1753 by John Shenk, after whom the brand was originally named.

During the American Revolutionary war George Washington reputedly visited the distillery and purchased supplies of it's whiskey to fortify his troops during the harsh Pennsylvania winter. Leading to it being known as "the whiskey that warmed the American Revolution".

Now thriving in the heartland of American whiskey, Louisville Kentucky, the Michter's brand enjoys numerous accolades for its current range of Bourbons, Ryes and Sour Mash whiskies.

Age: 10 years old

Cask Type: New charred American Oak

Barrel Number: L15L954

47.2% ABV / 70cl

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Featured in: The 77th Auction (August 25 – September 3, 2017)