Booker's 2021-01 Donohoe's Batch

Booker's 2021-01 Donohoe's Batch

Regular price $299.99
  • Fast Shipping
  • Secure Payments
  • Expertly Packaged
Shipping calculated at checkout.

he first release of the Booker’s® Bourbon 2021 Collection is Booker’s Batch 2021-01 ‘Donohoe’s Batch.’ This batch is named in honor of retired Jim Beam employee Mike Donohoe who was also a close friend to my dad, Booker Noe. Without Mike, Booker’s Bourbon wouldn’t exist today.

In 1982, Mike joined the Jim Beam Company as a sales manager in Chicago – a ‘suit’ as Dad would say – after retiring from a seven-year career in the NFL. Mike first met Dad on a company trip to Kentucky. After taking a liking to Mike, Dad invited him to his office for a glass of bourbon. It was unlike any Jim Beam Bourbon he had tasted before. Booker let Mike in on his secret – he’d been playing with something different, and he’d share a bit of it with friends from time to time.

A few years later, Mike approached Booker with the idea to give bottles of his special stash as holiday gifts to their most important distributors and industry partners. With little time and almost no budget, Booker sourced wine bottles from a warehouse in Bardstown and wrote the labels himself to get the job done. Based on the hundreds of letters they received raving about that uncut, unfiltered whiskey, it’s safe to say the rest is Booker’s Bourbon history.

Dad always had the final say when it came to his Booker’s, but he trusted Mike to help him build it into the brand that it is today. ‘Mike gets it,’ he used to say. Now, I’m proud to honor Mike with a batch of his own.”


The product images shown are for illustration purposes only and may not be an exact representation of the product. All bottles are 750ml unless otherwise specified.

A. Spirits Reserve Shipping Insurance must be purchased at time of checkout in order to cover lost, stolen or damaged shipments. 

B. Spillage, minor damage and/or cosmetic defects are all possible to occur during transit. Spirits Reserve does not take responsibility for minor damage. 

C. Spirits Reserve is not responsible for any lost shipments, including but not limited to packages lost because of hold requests or delivery rescheduling. 

D. If the package is returned due to failed delivery, a twenty-five percent (25%) restocking fee will be deducted from your refund. Shipping costs will not be refunded. 

E. If the package is returned to Spirits Reserve damaged because of failed delivery attempts or refusal of delivery, you are responsible for the full cost of the order. 

F. You must be at least 21 years of age to order and a signature of someone at least 21 years of age is required upon delivery. 

G. The customer is solely responsible for the shipment of alcohol and must abide by their local and state laws. 

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

WARNING: Drinking distilled spirits, beer, coolers, wine and other alcoholic bevarages may increase cancer risk, and, during pregnancy, can cause birth defects. For more information go to

Recently viewed