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    Re: From Cider to Bourbon

    Greetings, tim. I'm not sure I understand your request, but if you're just looking for bourbon, I'd concur with TiO's rec of Lizardville. I usually hit the Bedford one when I'm in NE OH, and...
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    Re: Hello from Columbus, IN!

    Greetings from Texas, Cody. I got my start the same way: nothing but WT 101 in the early 90s, and pretty much stuck with it until a half-dozen years ago. Wish I'd had the presence of mind (and...
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    Re: Hello from Houston!

    Greetings from a few hours up I-45. I'd co-sign Harry's recs, especially as to OGD BIB or 114, VOB BIB, and Baby Saz, for the reasons he noted.
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    Re: Newbie from Ohio

    Greetings from Texas! (However, I've got dual citizenship partial credit as a Columbus/Worthington native, who often returns.) You're correct that sb is an outstanding resource--a few years in, and...
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    Re: Hello from Bloomington, IN

    Greetings, Nick. Sounds like you've definitely caught the bug. Give it time, and I'm sure you'll come across some of what you seek. Even if some of those ltds aren't significantly better than the...
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    Re: Greetings from Somerset, KY

    Greetings from Texas, Jan (though my grandfather is from Wanne-Eickel). Sounds like you've jumped in with both feet. Enjoy your new surroundings, as it's a perfect match for your new hobby--plenty...
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    Re: Hello from New Orleans

    Welcome, fellow 3d Coaster. Nice starting lineup. And good call on p/u the CR SB. I don't normally drink Crown myself, but when I do...
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    Re: Just Saying Hello from Henderson, Nevada

    Belated greetings from TX. Glad to see your rye itch got scratched in the other thread--we look forward to your report on HW Rendezvous, Ritt, and GD Rye.
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    Re: Hello from the Buckeye State!

    Greetings, Scott. I'm an Ohio native, who moved to Texas many years ago, but still returns often. (Just got to try Tom's Foolery a couple months back.) Nice pup you've got there and a nice list of...
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    Re: Hello from Cincinnati

    Greetings, RN. Great selection and doing your research first--I'd say you're doing it "rye"t. My wife and I are ex-OH, and get back when we can. We're jealous of your plentiful ETL and proximity...
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    Re: Greatings From Austin!

    So, I see you've discovered the Orphan Barrel series.

    Welcome to the Board, Paul. Great to have another Texan in the mix. My wife and I were in your city a few weeks ago (down from FW), and had...
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    Re: Hello from America's Dairyland!

    Greetings, moebiX2. There's lots of great advice on here, much of it from the gentleman I'm quoting. I don't know much about WI, nor am I a huge fan of the Heaven Hill non-wheatear profile...but if...
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    Re: Guess I'm not the only one!

    Greetings, DnB (I think of Drum & Bass as I type that). The great news for you (perhaps less so for your wife) is that you're in a well-stocked city for our hobby. I second the Binny's rec, and...
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    Re: Another Newby from Louisville

    Very nice first post and pix (love the "Bill Samuels -- Old Person" one). Welcome to the Board and hope you're able to take part in some discussions.
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    Re: Hello from Detroit!

    Belated greetings from TX, Nick. Hope you're enjoying married life and that it's not intruding too much on your whiskey-drinkin'. On the advice of SBers like Josh here, I took my own wife to...
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    Re: Hello from Georgia

    Here's appropriate usage from one of the better shows my kids watch:
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    On Topic: Greetings, Dale, from the Lone Star...
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    Sticky: Re: BOTM 8/14: Blanton's

    Tonight, while watching Okie State turnover a coulda-been upset...

    2014 - light gold color; nose sweet; taste mild, slightly woody; horsey shiny w/ letter "T."

    1999 - darker color, closer to...
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    Sticky: Re: BOTM 8/14: Blanton's

    I'm bringing a '99 Blanton's and a '14 Blanton's to a tasting tomorrow. I'm looking forward to seeing if we can discern any significant differences b/n the two. (Yes, I know, they're single barrels...
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    Re: Old Charter 12 pints

    I've got an open handle of OC 12/90, and a tasting in a couple weeks ("Dallas" thread in "Bourbon Social") that might kill it off...but if you PM me your deets before then, I could probably assist...
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    Re: Old Charter 12 pints

    Tasty to me and to many others, too. Not polarizing in the way that, say, Dickel (vitamin-y) or Beam (yeast funk-y) might be. Just a good thick, solid, nicely-aged pour. It was nice that as you...
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    Re: Old Charter 12 pints

    Counsel: You're correct--it's been asked and answered. (My own experiences are that googling "straightbourbon and [x]" sometimes works better than sb's own search function...though I'm not doing...
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    Re: Another guy in Ohio

    Greetings from Texas. To echo Phil's point, I think there's a get-together in NE OH this weekend, and then another one next month in the Gahanna area. If you feel like traveling to Texas, I'm...
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    Re: Hello from OH

    Greetings, Matt. I'm an OH ex-pat (from CBus), married to same (my wife is a native of your town, Dayton). That's a wide variety of pours you listed there, which will serve you well in this hobby,...
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    Re: New guy from Pa

    Greetings from TX, Justin. Welcome to the Board and thx for posting up your early faves. There's plenty of great info (& people!) here, so have fun exploring.
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    Sticky: Re: BOTM 7/14: Very Old Barton 100 proof/BIB

    ...and that profile is exactly what I like so much about it. A classic YMMV. VOB, 1792, Tom Moore BiB, even old Ten High (before it was blend). I've heard people describe that intense taste as...
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