Whiskey can we talk about whiskey?

Discussion in 'Whiskey, Wine & Other Booze' started by backfat, Apr 13, 2013.

  1. Jb123

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    Damn , isn’t it even usually like 80$+ retail?
     
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  2. parkingphi

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    What this man said x100.
     
  3. Macenson

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    LOL, thanks. I saw Wrigley's from a basic search and they seem to be doing some decent things so that's where we may end up. I hit up something on the other side of the forest around Somerset. Same deal. Bottle shops in the remote areas are sometimes pretty good. I think there was a steakhouse we might check out too.
     
  4. Compton25

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    Bottle shops in Sweden are state run, I’m assuming that’s why it’s so low. Thanks for the help everyone!
     
  5. belvedere86

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    Nose: 130th
    Taste: 130th

    Not a surprise since 125th has always been one of my least favorite smble's. But both are great on there own.


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    Compton25 no blantons sftb for sale? One of the best bourbons money can buy imo.
     
  6. Compton25

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    No, none of the other Blanton exports. Weird it’s just this one, and cheap. Have you had the gold before? If so, any notes?
     
  7. belvedere86

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    Never had the gold sorry. And since I can get the sftb I would never buy it . :cool:
     
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  8. Compton25

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    Nose: Vanilla and molasses
    Taste: figs, raisins, and vanilla
    Finish: Lingering sweetness mixed with a medium spice heat.

    First time trying this, so pardon the simple notes. $20 a pour, so I hope to revisit tomorrow.
     
  9. Arbitrator

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    Why would government-run stores be the cheapest? Not trolling, just don't get the assumption.

    But it's a great price and I'm jelly.

    Also jelly. I spend like $3k on bourbon a year and never seem to break into the allotted stuff. I can't imagine what baller status is like.
     
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  10. CheapBeerBuzz

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    Arbi, score us a 130th locally and let's do our own side by side with my 125th...
     
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  11. lambandtunaphish

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  12. IndianaJones

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    If the first 25 people buy 4 tickets, then they each have a 4% chance to win a bottle (with the odds increasing as balls are chosen). You know there is going to be a crazy line to purchase the raffle tickets that day
     
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  13. lambandtunaphish

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    I totally missed the only 100 balls sold part. And seemingly 23 BTAC/van winkle bottles available?

    I now regret publicizing this... not that I'll go :oops:
     
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  14. MikeG

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    Anyone know 24 homeless people looking to make a few bucks on 11/17?
     
  15. JohnGalt1

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    Anybody here from the Lynchburg area of Tennessee? Ideally I'm looking for a long-term connection for the Tennessee Tasters series.