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    Re: New from TX

    Welcome, Iceman! I'm fairly new to bourbon, myself. I picked up an Old Forester Bonded a few weeks ago but have not had the chance to try it yet.

    What part of Texas are you from?

    Bob
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    Re: Do you let it breathe?

    I've seen and read about many different techniques about allowing a drink to "breathe" and I think that often it depends on the individual. What works nicely for me is to gently swirl a freshly...
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    Re: New to the forum

    sku - Thanks again. I'll go by Hi-Time if I get the time, we may want a special bottle to celebrate. If we find any spots we think are really good, I'll pass it on.

    Bob
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    Re: New to the forum

    gblick,
    Thank you for the information. Now things make much more sense about what to look for with the OF BIB. If I recall correctly, mine is a DSP-KY-1, so no S-W. Still looking forward to...
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    Re: New to the forum

    Tim – I have a bottle of Old Fitzgerald BIB and a bottle of Very Special Old Fitzgerald 12 yo and they both indicate “Louisville, Jefferson County” on the labels. How can one examine a bottle of OF...
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    Re: New to the forum

    Randy,
    I appreciate the information on the various Pappy, etc, bottlings. This is an area (which distillery is associated with which bottling during particular time-frames) that I’m still trying to...
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    Re: New to the forum

    Thank you for the replies.

    Randy – Thank you for the heads-up on the list of abbreviations, this will come in very handy. As for SW and Louisville designations, from my research I assume SW will...
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    Re: Hello all... yet another newbie here!

    whiskeyhatch,
    Just so you'll know, I stopped by the downtown Smith Street Spec's today on my way home. They have the Lot B, but do not have any PVW's.

    Bob
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    Re: New to the forum

    Scott, thank you very much. By the way, your new cabinet and whiskey display look great! Your WT and JD collections are very impressive.

    I feel very much like a rookie here. People are talking...
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    Re: New to the forum

    Dave,
    Thank you very much for the info and the recommendation for Spaghettini, I looked at the web site and it looks to be a great spot! If we can find the time we'll certainly give it a try. We...
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    Re: Hello all... yet another newbie here!

    whiskeyhatch,

    I agree with gblick that both the Lot B and the PVW 15 are excellent. On the Spec’s web site they are showing the cash price for the main store downtown on Smith Street to be...
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    Re: New to the forum

    Thanks for the replies.

    TNbourbon – I’ve tried the 1792 at Downing Street (came highly recommended there) and enjoyed it a great deal. Just haven’t added it to my collection yet. I went a...
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    New to the forum

    I have been reading the SB site for quite a while and have learned a great deal here. I’ve made some recent postings so I thought I would introduce myself. I am much more knowledgeable of Single Malt...
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