To be made in low quantities with fine attention to detail, flavor, and source of ingredients and/or materials. Presumably, batchy things are high-quality, premium and expensive. Frequently, batchy things are handmade or homemade.
"Check out the hand-written number label on this batchy bottle of bourbon I just picked up from the fancy liquor store! It was aged in sherry casks!" "I'm wearing this beautiful, batchy lavender/thyme perfume that I got at the farmers market. Look at the cute, hand-blown, glass bottle and the label made of vintage Sicilian postage stamps!"
by jreedmiller October 18, 2011
Early 1960s teen slang, meaning sweaty and smelly. Based on the yeasty smell of sweat and related to a "batch" of rising dough. Heard in Southern California high schools. Girls, however, were never batchy.
Oh, man. I've got to get a shower. I have a date with Cindy, and she hates it when I'm all batchy.
by MineralMan October 30, 2010