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    Sticky: Re: BOTM 4/14: Weller Special Reserve

    I have had a couple SB WSR 90's that I've enjoyed but I pretty much agree with you Joe for the most part. BT IMO is making financial decisions vs. product quality decisions. We can talk more about...
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    Sticky: Re: BOTM 2/14: Smooth Ambler Old Scout

    The Kenwood 8yr SA was my first taste of their products and I was immediately impressed...so impressed that I bought about 60 bottles of the barrel and shipped them to fellow bourbon brothers around...
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    Re: Hello from Chicago

    Welcome Marc...look around and pop in chat some time...IMO it's the best way to sample bourbon and get to know other forum members. :coolL
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    Re: Greetings from Balcones Distillery

    Cool...see you tomorrow night. Talk to Chip about our trade...;)
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    Re: Greetings from Balcones Distillery

    How about some Rumble Cask Reserve...:D


    PS...I had Pei Wei again for lunch today...Kung Pau two straight meals...not quite the same without you and Tim but I did make sure we sat at our table! ;)
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    Re: Greetings from Balcones Distillery

    I wanna try some Winnie "bourbon" Whiskey...where can I get some of this nectar? ;)
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    New Here, and New to Bourbon

    Where in Chicago are you from? I'm in the western burbs Naperville area and would be happy to let you sample your way through my stash...:)
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    Re: New Guy from Chicago Area

    Welcome to the Chicago club...enjoy and hopefully we'll meet you at one of the Binny's gatherings!
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    Re: Greetings from Southern Indiana

    Welcome aboard Billy...good talking with you in chat the other night. Definitely take Scott up on his offer to bring a care package with him...he has an incredible selection of rare bourbons that are...
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    Re: New to the forum - Chicago south suburbs

    Welcome to the forum...hopefully we'll see you at one of the local Chicagoland gatherings. :)
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    Re: BOTM 8/10: Weller Centennial

    Weller Cent hasn't been produced since somewhere around 2005...sorry for the shitty cell phone pic.

    http://i823.photobucket.com/albums/zz152/hectic1/IMG00003.jpg
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    Re: Hello from Northern Indiana

    Welcome...

    Lots of great info here...

    Go Irish!
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    Re: BOTM 5/11: Four Roses Yellow Label

    Hey Thad...

    We asked Mr. Rutledge that very question last week and he admitted that he would like to see an increase in proof on the Yellow label to somewhere in the 86 to 90 range. He doubted...
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    Re: New In Chi-Town

    Welcome to the forum...it is a great resource for bourbon lovers to learn and share their knowledge!
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    Re: New Member from Buffalo

    Welcome aboard...

    I would look at ETL, ER 10/90, Weller Antique, and Weller 12yr for starters...all of those should be available and below $30 a bottle. IMO the OWA and OGD 114 are two higher...
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    Re: BOTM: 3/11 Old Fitzgerald BIB

    I had a pour of Old Fitz BIB from DSP 16 last night and man the butterscotch and caramel were fantastic. It has a velvety thickness to it that you just don't get from today's bourbons...man oh man I...
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    Re: BOTM 1/10 Weller 12 Year Old

    If you knew then why did you ask? Way to make friends here early...I'm guessing you'll have to find out for yourself! :rolleyes:
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    Re: Where to go next?

    I would go WTRB over Booker's...I've never really been into the small batch collection from Beam...I've had Booker's a couple time and can appreciate why people dig it but to me it's definitely not a...
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    Re: Where to go next?

    If you're looking for something with a bit higher proof you could go with Old Weller Antique for a wheater and OGD 114 for a rye based bourbon...both of those are a step up IMO from what you've been...
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    Re: Hello All!

    Welcome Taylor714,

    IMO you can't go wrong with either the WLW or the GTS...the WLW is going to be a barrel proof wheat based bourbon while the GTS is going to be a barrel proof rye based bourbon....
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    Re: BOTM 4/10: 2009 Four Roses Mariage

    Reading all of these posts about FR Mariage makes me want to have some...I definitely know what will be on the menu for tonight! :cool:
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    Re: BOTM 8/10: Weller Centennial

    I would agree with your assessment here Matt...I have both a Louisville and a Frankfort open and to me there is a clear difference in the bottling. The Frankfort has a "nutty" flavor to it where the...
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    Re: BOTM 8/10: Weller Centennial

    Sipping on a Frankfort Cent pour now...next up is a pour of Louisville Cent in celebration of BOTM...hopefully I'll be able to find one of these at a store someplace in August! :cool:
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    Re: Hello from Eastern Iowa

    Welcome aboard...

    The closest location to there would be the Orland Park Binny's...If possible I would try to hit the south loop location as the one in Orland is on the smaller side and they...
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    Re: BOTM 4/10: 2009 Four Roses Mariage

    I too love the 09 FR Mariage...it's one of my favorite pours! :cool:
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