Heaven Hill Distillery, has announced the launch of a limited-edition single barrel bourbon, as part of its 85th Anniversary celebrations.
Heaven Hill 85th Anniversary Single Barrel Bourbon (53.5% ABV) is a 13 Year Old Kentucky Straight Bourbon, comprised of one American oak barrel which was filled on December 13th 2006.
|Heaven Hill 85th Anniversary Single Barrel Bourbon|
The barrel which honours the filling date of the first to be filled with bourbon at Heaven Hill in 1935, was matured on the second floor of Rickhouse G at Heaven Hill’s main Bardstown campus.
Heaven Hill 85th Anniversary Single Barrel Bourbon, comes housed in a custom wooden box bearing two H’s on each side signifying the Heaven Hill name. The bottle is secured in the box with magnetic closure and sits in a blue satin-lined base. The distiller’s notes label features hand-written bottle numbers, distiller tasting notes, and DSP-KY-1, denoting the Heaven Hill Bernheim Distillery.
Commenting on the news, Max L. Shapira, Heaven Hill’s President, said: “Perseverance is a hallmark of Heaven Hill’s history, and a value resonating across the industry this year. Our steadfast commitment to quality and an enduring legacy continues to guide Heaven Hill’s path forward. We look forward to lifting America’s spirit for the next 85 years, as we have since 1935.”
Heaven Hill 85th Anniversary Single Barrel Bourbon, which is a one-time release, will be available later this month from the brands Bourbon Heritage Centre and selected retailers in Kentucky, for a RRP of $299.99.
Posted by Steve Rush