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mross

John Wick has Blanton's.

 

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PaulO

Not movies, but tv,

I finally got to watch the episode of A Chef's Life where they go to KY for an episode mostly about Bourbon.

First stop was Jefferson's.  They talk about Bourbon finished in an old Tabasco barrel.  Vivian has the idea to add some old wood from a tobacco barn to a barrel of Bourbon.  I have to confess, neither of these ideas appeal to me.

The high point of the show is a personal tour of Maker's Mark with Mr. Samuels.  That was great.

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beasled

Watching The Predator over the weekend, there's a Michter's bottle in the background. It looks like a green label (rye), but with a goldy neck.. might be the 25 rye but seems elaborate for a prop? 

 

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Supercharger

Speaking for Michters, damn does it play a prominent role in this season of Billions. 

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Wedelstaedt

Probably this has been posted.

But, if not.

 

In Dirty Harry, while Harry was talking with his boss, Harry asked him if he had "a belt of booze around here". The Lt. pulled a bottle of Old Fitzgerald from his desk. 

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Kepler

I've been gradually working my way through the Justified series collection, because I hadn't watched it during its original run.   Tonight's episode from season 3 had WT101 and PVW15.  Nothing new to many of y'all on here I'm sure.

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Richnimrod
6 hours ago, Kepler said:

I've been gradually working my way through the Justified series collection, because I hadn't watched it during its original run.   Tonight's episode from season 3 had WT101 and PVW15.  Nothing new to many of y'all on here I'm sure.

Man!   That series is just about the BEST T-V ever, eh?     Raylan is sooooo cool under pressure, and so often shown with our favorite spirit in his glass.   

His boss is a hoot too, with his long-suffering-admiration-yet-frustration with our hero.   Enjoy, Kepler!    I may have to resurrect it and watch it for the third (or 4th?) time myself this summer.

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steve-in-kville
On ‎1‎/‎16‎/‎2019 at 9:20 PM, Richnimrod said:

Just watched the latest episode of NCIS NOLA (from last night).    In an early scene, Dwayne Pride (Scott Bakula) is asking Loretta (C. C. H. Pounder) to join him in some Eagle Rare in the evening (after a particularly harrowing and dramatic couple days), she responds she'll do so; but he has to upgrade to Pappy Van Winkle 20-year-old.      In the closing scenes a bottle of Pappy 20 is poured into 2-glasses for the two to share.   Pretty easy for Pride to get, I guess.   He owns a tavern/night club.    Not for us common folx, though.

I just watched that episode recently! What does Mark Harmon drink in his basement on the original NCIS series?

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Charlutz
2 hours ago, Richnimrod said:

Man!   That series is just about the BEST T-V ever, eh?     Raylan is sooooo cool under pressure, and so often shown with our favorite spirit in his glass.   

His boss is a hoot too, with his long-suffering-admiration-yet-frustration with our hero.   Enjoy, Kepler!    I may have to resurrect it and watch it for the third (or 4th?) time myself this summer.

Raylan doesn’t have a favorite spirit! He just drinks ‘Jim Bean’ or ‘Piper Van Winkle’ or whatever anybody gives him. It’s part of his always angry all the time persona. He just drinks. 

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Richnimrod
6 hours ago, Charlutz said:

Raylan doesn’t have a favorite spirit! He just drinks ‘Jim Bean’ or ‘Piper Van Winkle’ or whatever anybody gives him. It’s part of his always angry all the time persona. He just drinks. 

Raylan does indeed have a favorite spirit!   BOURBON!   It's easy like a "Summer Day", according to Raylan....

 

6 hours ago, steve-in-kville said:

I just watched that episode recently! What does Mark Harmon drink in his basement on the original NCIS series?

I've wondered that myself, Steve... 

At times I've been pretty sure it was Maker's Mark; and at other times I'm less certain.    Once or twice I thought it may have been a Scotch (but that seems out of character for Leroy Jethro Gibbs).     I can't recall why I had the idea that it may have been a Scotch.    I just love the way he'll dump out a few nails (or some such), blow the dust from that small jar, and pour in the hooch.   HA!

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jbutler
23 hours ago, Charlutz said:

Raylan doesn’t have a favorite spirit! He just drinks ‘Jim Bean’ or ‘Piper Van Winkle’ or whatever anybody gives him. It’s part of his always angry all the time persona. He just drinks. 

I really have no idea what you guys are talking about, but the above quote had me laughing pretty hard. I'm pretty sure I know this guy!

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Harry in WashDC
20 hours ago, Richnimrod said:

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    I just love the way he'll dump out a few nails (or some such), blow the dust from that small jar, and pour in the hooch.   HA!

Now I mystified.  What wrong with doing this?  It keeps bread crumbs and tobacco bits from falling in the garage bottle.  Just saying.

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