"A person is smart. People are dumb, panicky, dangerous animals and you know it."
Those are my thoughts Brian, I expect they can lay hands on enough stock to make this one a regular issue.
So this is their way of bringing back ER 10/101?
I guess antlers sell better then wings?
Well if its good juice at a decent price and I can get my hands on a bottle then I don't care if it has wings, antlers or a big giant ass.
Peggy: Look Al, the rubes think I'm sexy!
Al: So would I if I had whiskey for breakfast.
We're so calling this Bambi, right?
Oh God, that one was inevitable wasn't it.
The CEHT Barrel Proof bottles I have are almost 135 proof, so this is quite a bit tamer than that. And it was $70, which is only $10 less than I pay for Grand Stagg.
I think the antlers are a great mark, evoking a vision of a powerful, uncompromising product. (However, I would be willing to agree to "a big, giant ass" for something more affordable and readily available.)
Is this the OWA for those who prefer a rye mashbill? I guess the price and availability will tell.
Very minor TTB find from a couple weeks ago:
Looks like Old Rip may soon be bottled in the wine-style bottles like are sold overseas. I guess that's good news...they take up less space on the bar.