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Tony
06-06-2009, 15:14
Howdy All:

I hope you are doing great.

I seem to be expanding my Internet world these last couple of weeks. My family and I headed down from Michigan to visit family in West Memphis area at spring break. We stopped by a rest area near the bourbon trail. A very kind gentleman told us Jim Beam was just through the woods so we headed over for the shop and little tour. After a couple of tastings I was back in the store and about ready to buy a bottle of the Basil Hayden's when the woman mentioned that was a great choice "a lot of women love this bourbon", I think she was just egging my manhood on but it worked and I said give me a bottle of the Booker's as well.

And so it began. Now I have been reading on the Internet and today bought a bottle of Pappy's 23 to try one of the best I hear.

Thanks to all of you for being here and the great knowledge.

Best regards, tony
Northville, MI

bonneamie
06-06-2009, 15:43
Welcome from another Michigander. This is a great place to learn the ins and outs of bourbon!

bonneamie
06-06-2009, 15:51
p.s. check out the Michigan Bourbon Hounds post in the bourbon social section.

Special Reserve
06-06-2009, 16:03
Welcome neighbor, I'm in Livonia 6 (5 1/2) and Wayne.

If you like bourbon, this is the place.

Will

independant
06-06-2009, 16:11
Welcome to SB. You get around well. You have come to the right place to learn and talk about bourbon. Post early and often.

p_elliott
06-07-2009, 00:45
Hi Tony

Nothing wrong with being a member of more than one site, most of us are. This is a great site lots of great people, lots of traffic, the chat is great Thursday and Sunday nights but is available all the time. The people on here are very knowledgeable and are more than happy to help you out. You'll make some friends here too may be some of the same ones. Post often have some fun.

tommyboy38
06-07-2009, 06:59
The women I know think Basil Hayden is too weak and they won't touch an 80 proofer.

fishnbowljoe
06-07-2009, 12:32
Welcome to SB Tony. Here you'll find out all you've ever wanted to know about bourbon, but were afraid to ask. :slappin: But seriously, :rolleyes:. There's lots of great people here, and a wealth of information at your fingertips. Hope you have as much fun and enjoyment as I've had here. Joe

OscarV
06-07-2009, 14:12
Hey Tony, welcome aboard. We have another Tony in the Detroit area.
He's the Big Dog of Michigan Bourbon Hounds.

Josh
06-08-2009, 07:30
Let me add my belated welcome to you too. Always good to have more bourbon lovers around! And be sure to clear June 20 on your calendar. :grin: