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    Re: New from Middle Georgia

    Hi Eric.
    I too am new to the bourbon game but am having a grand time experimenting! Im a fellow Georgian too - down in Augusta home of that golf tournament and the famous pimento cheese sandwich....
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    Re: Top Shelf Chick

    Took the recommendation to try a Canadian Blended Whisky ... saw a billboard for Crown Royal Black that read "Bold as Bourbon, Smooth as a Crown". Truth in advertising? I have to admit that it was...
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    Re: Top Shelf Chick

    Yes, have tried a sip or two of Wiser's and found it to be mighty tasty ...
    If you are in Canada by chance, how about sending some Gibson's my way - now that is some delicious pour:cool:
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    Re: Top Shelf Chick

    Thanks to all for the glass recommendations. Have a set coming off Amazon. Never thought it could get any better than Waterford...but am excited to see how shape plays into the whole tasting...
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    Re: Top Shelf Chick

    Posting pics with the trio??? ... then that would be you:lol:





    Regarding the glasses: How about defining good for me because these are Waterford .... and why aren't they serving me -...
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    Re: Top Shelf Chick

    One word (or is it two?): Taste buds. According to my taste buds, Woodford and Basil are priceless. As a result, they have been elevated to top shelf status. Both are my “go-to” bourbons. Smooth...
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    Re: Top Shelf Chick

    Why yes, now that you ask ... I have been known to imbibe in a glass or two of wine. Usually lean toward a full-bodied, bold Cabernet its dark ruby color awakens my taste buds. Best paired with...
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    Re: Top Shelf Chick

    I have elevated my bottom shelfers to top shelf status ... in location that is. Keep my Rare Breed, Four Roses Single Barrel, Russell Reserve, Rock Hill Farms, Michters, Wathens & a few dozen of...
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    Re: Top Shelf Chick

    As bourbon lovers, my friend and I regularly (ok, almost every night) taste a few select bourbons. We fancy ourselves as quite the adventurers as we navigate the bourbon waters. Most times trying...
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    Re: Top Shelf Chick

    I have a confession I have visited the dark side. The dark side of single malt scotch that is ! While bourbon is my first love, I was determined not to become a one trick pony. So I took the...
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    Re: Top Shelf Chick

    So, so true I am not ashamed to say that my head has been turned before by a pretty bottle and a high price tag. There within lies the rub...my favorites are not cheap. As suspect as it may...
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    Re: Top Shelf Chick

    Veil, Three Olives and Skyy in that order. Never really went for the good stuff since the lime and tonic I added masked any real taste. I must confess that Vodka was my primary drink of choice...
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    Re: Top Shelf Chick

    Well said ! Indeed, many of my cheap bourbons have lived up to your observations. Was not expecting much from Devils Cut and George Dickel … and not much is exactly what I got. As a proclaimed...
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    Re: Top Shelf Chick

    In the spirit of full disclosure, I have tried many inexpensive types of bourbon. Unfortunately, my taste buds find that most fall flat in the character department or end up with such a kick that...
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    Re: Top Shelf Chick

    To me, BH is a top shelfer ... that is in comparison to a few others I have had the pleasure (NOT!) of tasting. Pictures speak a thousand words ... :lol: ...
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    Top Shelf Chick

    As a woman, I recognize that taste is subjective. However, it has been my experience that price can be indicative of quality. While I am all for a bargain, my appetite more than not craves the...
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