Collect this 1960s Wellers antique reserve original barrel proof 10-year-old.
This is an incredible old example of Weller's Antique Reserve, distilled at Stitzel-Weller and bottled in 1965 at the original barrel proof of 110. The finest Bourbon carrying the Weller name on release. William Larue Weller was born into a distilling family in Kentucky in 1825, and launched his W.L. Weller brand in 1849. The company was left in the hands of the fiercely passionate Julian 'Pappy' Van Winkle I who, having steered it safely through the wreckage of National Prohibition, established Old Weller alongside the newly acquired Old Fitzgerald labels and the flagship brands for the new Stitzel-Weller distillery in 1933. It was produced there for over 60 years, eventually being sold to the Sazerac Company in 1999, who distil it at Buffalo Trace using Pappy's recipe to this day.
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