Evan Williams White Label Bottled in Bond Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedFor about a dollar more than the black label, this is BY FAR the best bourbon at this price point in the Solar System.
Willett Pot Still Reserve Bourbon
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedTo all those “bourbon experts” who say Willet isn’t any good: you are so very wrong. Great bourbon.
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedBack in the day when Booker was still alive and this was “reasonably priced” at like $55, it was just about the best bourbon under $75 on earth. No longer, but still amazing even at $100.
Ardbeg 10 Year
Peated Single Malt — Islay, ScotlandTastedIf your cabinet has never had a bottle of this in it, “you know nothing, John Snow”.
Bowmore 12 Year
Peated Single Malt — Islay, ScotlandTastedWAAAAY overrated.
Elijah Craig 18 Year
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedI paid like $60 for this many years ago, and now it’s well over $300. Right up there with ANYTHING Pappy.
Pappy Van Winkle 20 Year
Bourbon — Kentucky, USATastedMy one and only bottle of this was purchased way before the Pappy craze. I paid $100 for it, and I hid the fact from my wife. Upon fist sip, I thought to myself “holy mother of God this is effing gooooood bourbon”.
Glencadam The Re-Awakening 13 Year
Single Malt — Highlands, ScotlandTastedPretty much the best non-Islay in my cabinet.
Glen Moray Elgin Classic
Single Malt — Speyside, ScotlandTastedCompletely underrated.
Compass Box No Name No. 2
Peated Blended Malt — ScotlandTastedThis is stupid good. If you can manage to find any, buy it on sight.