Michter’s Fort Nelson distillery set to open this month

Video: Michter's Production Facility in Shively

The new Michter’s Fort Nelson Distillery will soon be open in downtown Louisville.

An invite for the January 31 grand opening celebration was sent out to special guests on Friday.

Crews have been working on the site at 8th and Main for several years, turning the 19th century building into a trendy, micro-distillery.

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The company is expected to release more information about the new distillery and its grand opening in the upcoming weeks.

Michter’s currently produces bourbon, whiskey and rye at its facility in Shively.

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