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Give it up for the cheap bourbon

by Salbert 15 years ago

I love bourbon, and here are some of my favorites. Jack (Black, I know it's really american whiskey but I'm taking creative license. Woodford, Makers, Bookers, Knob, and on a special night, Hirsc...

very special bourbon (and glasses?) for a wedding gift

by meg944 13 years ago

I have a very good friend of 20 years who is getting married in late November. We’ll be getting them some household stuff off the registry, but I’d also like to get him a more individual present. H...

Bourbon tasting party: what kind of food to serve, (if any?)

by fiftyfootgirl 15 years ago

I'm not a bourbon drinker myself, but I'm throwing a Kentucky-themed surprise party for my husband who loves bourbon. What kind of food should I serve? It's a potluck, so I'm hoping to get enough s...

Every day Bourbon & Scotch

by theginguy 13 years ago

Well, I've been on the hunt for my every day Bourbon and Scotch for almost a year now and I think I've pretty much narrowed it down. I've tried a lot of different brands in both categories and here...

Cocktail with bourbon and brandied cherries?

Alice Q
by Alice Q 13 years ago

I made some brandied cherries and wanted to make a bourbon cocktail with them - but it was hot so we wanted something over ice (i.e. not a Manhattan) - so I wound up mixing three parts bourbon with...

Scotch or Bourbon

by theginguy 13 years ago

Well, I'm getting pretty close to which whisky that I really like. I've been trying Scotch, Irish Whisky and Bourbon. I'm on a limited budget, so the expensive brands are out. But These are...

Bourbon tasting

by Atticus Fresh 15 years ago

My friends and I got our passports stamped to have a boys weekend at my friends cabin. I was thinking about having a bourbon tasting while we suck on some stogies. I have the following bourbons o...

Custom Bourbon Bottling?

by brooklyndude 14 years ago

I remember reading once that Jack Daniels will allow you to put our own label on one of their casks. Does anyone know if this is true or if anyone else does this?

bourbon making

by rdmg 14 years ago

anyone make their own bourbon or know someone that does?

Bourbon wins out over wine

by MOREKASHA 14 years ago

I had some pals over tonight for a pre wedding wine tasting. WEewere tasting a range of whites that hopefully paired well w/Chinese food. We are having our wedding @ a Chinese banquet hall. The wi...

Another infused Bourbon question...

by EvanWilliams 14 years ago

In the past when I have infused a bourbon, I have kept it in the refriderator per the instructions. However, I feel that the cold might stifle the infusing. Plus, I like my bourbon at room temp o...

Food Paired w/ Bourbon/Rye?

by bza 14 years ago

While most of the time I don't need anything at all to complement a solid glass, I'm wondering if the more experienced drinkers on the board could point me towards some enjoyable accompaniments of ...

Eagle Rare Bourbon

by FarFar 14 years ago

The December issue of Bon Appetit magazine contains a recommendation of Eagle Rare Single Barrel 10 years Old Bourbon. Is anyone familiar with it? Is it worth trying?

Buying High-end Bourbon in Ky

by johnb 14 years ago

I travel through Ky often. Where might one find the best selection of Bourbon in Louisville or Lexington. Owensboro is also reachable. Basically the closer to I-64, 65, or 75, or US 231, the bet...

drinking bourbon

by izzizzi 15 years ago

I'm just of legal drinking age and will now be able to order drinks out. I grew up being allowed to drink, so I'm accustomed to the taste and one of my favorite spirits is bourbon. I really enjoy k...

Great Bourbon Drink Recipe

by izzizzi 14 years ago

I had limited supplies and needed to come up with a bourbon cocktail. Found this recipe online for something called a "basin stree." Anyway, it's great! 2 oz. bourbon, 1 oz. cointreau, and 1 oz. le...

Black maple hill bourbon NYC

by pulled pork 14 years ago

Just discovered Black maple hill bourbon. God what a smooth drink. Can anyone tell me where to purchase this gift from god in the NYC area? Preferably: Astoria, Queens or Midtown to Soho, NYC. A...

bourbon/whiskey in Japan?

by BethLee 15 years ago

When I was in Tokyo a few years ago, I went to a bar that seemed to specialize in whiskeys. I know whiskey is quite popular in Japan. Is bourbon whisky or scotch whiskey more popular, does anyone h...

Blended whiskeys/bourbons

by PapaSlurp 15 years ago

I'm not into the single malt ubersnob stuff. As with dogs, I prefer mutts: they're better balanced, easy to find, and usually not overpriced. That said, my exposure is still far too slight. I pr...

Woodford Reserve Bourbon

by MartiniQueen 15 years ago

Has anyone else here tried Woodford Reserve? I haven't had bourbon in years, but I tasted Woodford on Saturday night when a friend ordered it...absolutely amazing...velvety smooth, slightly sweet....

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