Heaven Hill presented 23-year-old, 50% ABV, not chill filtered, single barrel, Kentucky straight rye whiskey, called Rittenhouse Very Rare. The whiskey is from the same batch of rye, made in October of 1984, as last year's release. When the 21-year-old came out it was just a little shy of its 22nd birthday. They waited a little longer with these, so they're just barely 23.
This rare vintage 1984 23 year old Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey comes from the series of selected single barrel bottlings presented by Heaven Hill in 2007, was only available in small numbers and is without question one of the best rye whiskeys on the market today. The maturation of the rye whiskey took place in selected American oak barrels in Bardstown at Continental Distilling, the single barrel rye whiskey was bottled without cooling filtration from barrel no. 14 with 50.0% vol. / 100 proof with indication of the barrel number and individual bottle number and was only available in a few countries.An ingenious rye whiskey and a successful example of the special style and extraordinary quality of the Heaven Hill distillery. With one of the oldest rye whiskeys and rarity for connoisseurs, collectors and lovers of extraordinary whiskeys - Barrel No. 14 is the rarest bottling in the series and almost hard to find