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Whiskey (or whisky if it's Scottish or Japanese) can encompass several styles, from smoky, peaty Scotch to spicy rye, but one shared characteristic is a backbone of malted barley or other grains. While great sipped neat, see how to use it in recipes and read more about its many forms here.

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Johnnie Walker bottle cap - embarassing question

by LloydG 9 years ago

I'm embarassed to have to ask this, but I see no alternative. I recently bought a bottle of Johnnie Walker Gold Label...


cyberdude88 commented 13 days ago

Costco whiskey

by odkaty 3 months ago

I keep seeing that Costco has decent self-branded whiskey. All I've seen (and tried) is their Canadian whisky. Do ...


stevewi commented 2 months ago

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Happy Hour @ Roots & Rye | Santana Row - San Jose

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by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

Happy Hour at Chris Yeo's Roots & Rye is Tuesday through Friday from 3pm to 6pm, and all night on Wednesdays. Last mo...


by Apprentice 8 months ago

Hey Chicago hounds, I think I have a handle on the main cocktail bars recommended by fellow hounds (obviously wit...


Gonzo70 commented 8 months ago

Need a Make-Ahead Bourbon Cocktail - Pitcher Recipe

by rp17 11 months ago

I'm having a party next weekend and want to make a pitcher of cocktails that my guests can easily pour for themselves...


rp17 commented 11 months ago

Peatiest independently-owned scotches?

by vjtaylor 1 year ago

I love Laphroaig, but I'd like to support something that's not Big Scotch if I can find something I like as well. Can...


vjtaylor commented 12 months ago

Whiskey/Bourbon Tasting - food pairing suggestions?

by The Oracle 5 years ago

I'm in the early stages of planning a whiskey/bourbon tasting.... guest list could range between 12-18/20 people. I'...


ChicagoH commented 1 year ago

Bourbon Whisky Tasting and Ranking Results... also Bourbon & Coke taste ratings

by Chicago Mike 12 years ago

Having a little extra time on my hands over the holidays I conducted an impromptu Bourbon Whisky tasting event this w...


stevewi commented 1 year ago

Old fashioned cocktails, bourbon or rye whiskey?

by Jack2 4 years ago

I was originally going to get some bourbon but from reading this it seems like I'd like rye whiskey better. http:/...


davis_sq_pro commented 1 year ago

Similar to Seagrams 7

by mikeb33 3 years ago

First off I mostly drink domestic beer out of my kegerator in the garage. Sometimes I drink spirits, but mixed like v...


BigG commented 1 year ago

Getting Rid of Bad Vanilla Whiskey

by EsotericWaffles 1 year ago

A friend brought by a bottle of Crown Royal vanilla-flavored whiskey and it's... off. It's cloying and both underwhel...


stevewi commented 1 year ago

Corn Whiskey - Who Drinks This Stuff?

by mojoeater 11 years ago

My SO and I went to the liquor store and he was fascinated by the fact that there was a clear whiskey in a mason jar....


oknazevad commented 1 year ago

Best whiskey for an Irish Cream?

by nooodles 13 years ago

I have limited knowledge of whiskey. What I have had, ironically enough, is fairly pricey single malt scotch like Ard...


OpheliaMelinda commented 2 years ago

Blanton's Straight from the Barrell

by Ali G 2 years ago

I've heard that Blanton's SFTB is only distributed in international markets and sometimes available domestically at c...

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Ali G commented 2 years ago

Straight Whiskey and Blended Whiskey

by Sami7 2 years ago

How does straight whiskey taste compare to blended whiskey? Which one is better? Also which one is better to use...


ferret commented 2 years ago

JW Blue Label Alternative [insert collective groan here]

by Icantread 2 years ago

Hi All, I know it's an obnoxious request, and I've decided to go ahead with it anyway, so let me begin with a big ...


stevewi commented 2 years ago

That's the spirit!

by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

“If, as they say, God spanked the town / For being over frisky, / Why did He burn the churches down / And spare Hotal...


stevewi commented 2 years ago

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