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    2007 BTAC - Sazerac or Handy?

    Which should I get, assuming that I can only buy one or the other? Both are available, and I've never had either.

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    Re: 2007 BTAC - Sazerac or Handy?

    For me, I would take the Handy. Both are very fine; however, the higher proof of the Handy gives it the nod to me. You wouldn't go wrong with choosing either one, though.

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    Re: 2007 BTAC - Sazerac or Handy?

    I second Joe' vote - get the Handy....it's stellar!

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    Re: 2007 BTAC - Sazerac or Handy?

    My vote would be for the Saz 18. I've found that it's one of the few whiskeys I crave. I don't think anything else is quite like it.

    That being said, the Handy is fine stuff, too. If I could have just one, I'd take the Saz.
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    Re: 2007 BTAC - Sazerac or Handy?

    I prefer Saz 18. But I do enjoy the Handy as well.

    Now we've got the score all evened up
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    Re: 2007 BTAC - Sazerac or Handy?

    If you've never had either, I would recommend Saz 18.
    Bu for my tastes I would go for the Handy.

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    Re: 2007 BTAC - Sazerac or Handy?

    Although I like them both Saz18 wins hands down imo, probably because it's around 3x older. THH is more economical with it's higher proof but no amount of water will make it taste as good as the Saz18, imo.
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    Re: 2007 BTAC - Sazerac or Handy?

    A very tough choice. You will most likely get good arguments for both, so go with the Saz. I am a huge fan of the Handy BTW.
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    Re: 2007 BTAC - Sazerac or Handy?

    If you can only get one, I would recommend the Sazerac.
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    Re: 2007 BTAC - Sazerac or Handy?

    Quote Originally Posted by gothbat View Post
    Although I like them both Saz18 wins hands down imo, probably because it's around 3x older. THH is more economical with it's higher proof but no amount of water will make it taste as good as the Saz18, imo.
    Not trying to be lazy, but Dito

 

 

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