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Any bourbon drinkers out there?? I've been expanding my palette lately. My go to is Elijah Craig. What do ya'll enjoy?
 

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I've had the Elijah single barrel & 18 year, both are really good. I'll list some others I've had that I really enjoy.
High West Rye - a really good solid Rye for ~$40
Blackened - Metallica's whiskey It's blended and then aged with rock music, good flavor and you can pick up on the rye
JTS Brown - ~$15 and damn good
Can't go wrong with any Jefferson's reserve. The aged at sea is amazing.
Angel's envy - finished in port casks, adds a very unique flavor
Blanton's if you can get your hands on it is very good
EH Taylor small batch & single barrel are great
Heaven's Door - Bob Dylan
Writer's Tears - Irish whiskey aged in bourbon barrels
Recently had Sazerac Rye - really good
Stagg Jr. - This is probably one of the best I've ever had.
 

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Give Clyde Mays a try. Was bootlegged out of south Alabama for years, but he finally went legit and got his bond. As good a corn whiskey as I've had. Clyde Mays is pretty smooth, especially the 80 Proof. The 90 Proof can be a little hostile, as most stronger whiskeys can be. Still good, though. I have a preference for Jameson Irish Whiskey (24 year old), but, that's a bit pricey for a nightcap. There are a few micro-distillers popping up in our area as well, but so far, most of it's tasted like pretty good tractor fuel. Aging is the only thing that makes bourbon better than parts cleaner. A LOT of aging. Can't find it here in the States, but had a honey mead blend in Scotland called Stag's Breath. That stuff will make you slap your tongue for having too much fun. Never really adjusted to Scotch. Can't get past the strong peat flavors.
 

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More of a Scotch drinker myself, but Wild Turkey American Honey, is really quite a good sip. Makers is always a good choice as well. I've currently got a bottle of locally distilled Maple Bourbon. Cody Road, by Mississippi River Distilling Company, Leclaire Iowa. It's really nice albeit a touch weak.
 

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Bourbon is a bit sweet for me but I do like the occasional Balvenie scotch. It's smooth has a bit more wood flavor but doesn't taste like a peat bog or like you are chewing on a table.

A few months ago, I read up on 4 Roses Small Batch Select Bourbon as being a good bourbon for the price point. I picked up a bottle and have enjoyed it so far.
 

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I drink it regularly, it has been my booze of choice for the past couple years, although I enjoy almost all types of liquor.

Budget friendly :
Jim Beam Black

Good choices:
Knob Creek
Four Roses small batch
Elijah Craig
Makers Mark
Woodford Reserve

My favorite so far is Knob Creek single barrel reserve. Seriously good but a bit pricey.
 
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