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    Sticky: Re: BOTM 1/15: Wild Turkey 101

    Although I don't have a bottle in the cabinet right now, it's one of my go-to bourbons. The nose reminds me of hard candy (like a bourbon flavored Jolly Rancher), and there's usually plenty of spice...
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    Sticky: Re: BOTM 12/14: Four Roses Single Barrel

    Thanks for sharing your insights. I'm interested in seeing how the lower-rye mash bill tastes like on its own, so I'll probably start with OESK or OESV.
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    Sticky: Re: BOTM 12/14: Four Roses Single Barrel

    It's just an outstanding bourbon. That OBSV recipe is a sound mix of fruit, cream, and spice with a high-rye mash bill. I need to try the some of FR LEs and am specifically interested in OESV, OBSK,...
  4. Re: After drinking Makers Mark, Is it worth trying the Jim Beam white label?

    You're better off with BT. It's an outstanding bourbon.
  5. Re: After drinking Makers Mark, Is it worth trying the Jim Beam white label?

    Of those choices, MM is your best option. I also wasn't impressed with Bulleit but might try it again sometime as my palate is more refined now. JBWhite is fine for a mixer though the Beam "funk" has...
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    Re: Hello from Missouri

    What part of NE Missouri are you from? I ask because I went to undergraduate at Truman in Kirksville.
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    Re: Hello from Atlanta and Rabun County, GA

    Welcome aboard. I also joined not that long ago. This place is great for getting the wisdom of the crowd.

    Good luck to your Gators this season but just not on September 20th.

    Roll Bourbon...
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    Sticky: Re: BOTM 7/14: Very Old Barton 100 proof/BIB

    I did a comparison tasting of EWBiB vs. VOBBiB tonight. I like both. EW had a sweeter, honey-like profile with floral notes. VOB, on the other hand, didn't have as much depth but had a pleasant...
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    Sticky: Re: BOTM 4/13: Old Grand Dad 114

    I got a bottle tonight and tried it. I'm surprised it's a thin and smooth as it is for being 114 proof. Kind of shocking. I was expecting it to have a big body that's full and chewy like EC12....
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    Sticky: Re: BOTM 6/14: Jim Beam White

    I agree about taking JBW over JD. JD is so dang sweet.
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    Sticky: Re: BOTM 6/14: Jim Beam White

    JBW is what it is, a basic mixer that needs more time in the bottle. I'm always a fan of a bargain bourbon, but JBW ain't it. It doesn't compare favorably to Wild Turkey 81 or Very Old Barton 90...
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    Re: Hello from Charleston, IL

    ROLL TIDE indeed, sir. I hope tylermke enjoys Lacy and Ha Ha on the Packers.
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    Hello from Charleston, IL

    Greetings from Charleston, IL.

    I've been a long-time fan of bourbon and have learned much from reading this site. I'm happy to join. Recently, I read a trio of solid books about the American...
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