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The Maker's Mark CommUNITY Batch supporting the LEE Initiative. (Photo provided by Maker's Mark)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Maker's Mark is teaming up with the LEE Initiative once again to release a special batch of bourbon.

This is the second year for the limited edition "CommUNITY Batch" created to "support spirits industry trade and hospitality partners across the country," according to a news release.

Organizers said sales from the bourbon will benefit the LEE Initiative and is expected to raise "at least" $500,000. 

The bottle can be purchased in-person at Lee's restaurant, 610 Magnolia, but tickets are required. Tickets to purchase the bottle in-person are on sale until Tuesday, Nov. 30, for $100. To purchase one, click here. Tickets also include a barbecue box lunch for two and one bottle of the CommUNITY Batch. Pickup will be between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

The LEE Initiative, which was co-founded by Louisville chef Edward Lee, "promotes equality and diversity in the restaurant and beverage-service industry."

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