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Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 03-06-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 16,674
Posted By silverfish
K&L in CA report they are only getting 24...

K&L in CA report they are only getting 24 bottles.

Allocation on these does seem to be more effed up than usual.
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 02-10-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,409
Posted By silverfish
Drink Spirits has reviews of Barterhouse ($75....

Drink Spirits has reviews of Barterhouse
($75. US) and Old Blowhard ($150. US).

link...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 01-22-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 17,334
Posted By silverfish
Ok, I'll go out on a limb and say nothing could...

Ok, I'll go out on a limb and say nothing could taste that good.
Most likely someone with more money than brains and this purchase was
for prestige/bragging rights and not for drinking (unless the...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 01-09-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,456
Posted By silverfish
A friend gave me one that he picked up at Julios....

A friend gave me one that he picked up at Julios. It is quite good
and I wish I lived closer so I could grab more on my own!
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 01-06-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,138
Posted By silverfish
Like the OP, I'm also more of a Bourbon/Rye...

Like the OP, I'm also more of a Bourbon/Rye drinker but I did get
the CB sampler set a while back. Here are my thoughts:

Asyla - my least favorite. A "blandness" to it that didn't grab me....
Forum: Whisky Blends 01-03-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,008
Posted By silverfish
Shelf price in Western NY is ~$200. I have...

Shelf price in Western NY is ~$200.

I have not tasted this because I consider it to be way
overpriced. At that price I do not want to buy one to
taste nor do I want to bunker any for future...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 12-31-2013, 11:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,600
Posted By silverfish
Among bourbon fans/drinkers/collectors, this set...

Among bourbon fans/drinkers/collectors, this set is not "highly collectible".
The Hirsch name does carry some weight but the fact that you can still
find one (at the $1000. - $1500. release...
Forum: Trading Post 12-28-2013, 10:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,164
Posted By silverfish
It sounds as if you have the packing end covered...

It sounds as if you have the packing end covered but you might
want to visit the various websites (USPS, FedEx, UPS) and check
their prohibited/hazardous materials section. Some might allow...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 07-30-2013, 12:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,741
Posted By silverfish
My buddy sku has compiled a list of Whiskey blogs...

My buddy sku has compiled a list of Whiskey blogs - link (http://www.recenteats.blogspot.com/p/the-complete-list-of-whiskey-blogs.html).
Perhaps you can find one there that meets your needs....
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 05-23-2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,717
Posted By silverfish
I'm not a member of the group but you could try...

I'm not a member of the group but you could try here:

www.facebook.com/groups/bourbonexchange
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 05-16-2013, 04:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,785
Posted By silverfish
Hillrock recently released a Solera Aged Bourbon...

Hillrock recently released a Solera Aged Bourbon - DrinkHacker review (http://www.drinkhacker.com/2013/05/14/review-hillrock-estate-distillery-solera-bourbon/).
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 05-15-2013, 06:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,118
Posted By silverfish
A friend of mine (bourbon drinker) recently built...

A friend of mine (bourbon drinker) recently built a display for some
of his stash - link (http://www.flickr.com/photos/38921060@N08/sets/72157627948185264/with/8359155921/). Perhaps you can get a...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 05-15-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,603
Posted By silverfish
If it's something you like, truer words were...

If it's something you like, truer words were never spoken.

Selling booze is always a crap shoot - seller wants the maximum $, buyer
wants to pay the minimum. Good luck reaching a meeting of the...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 05-12-2013, 01:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 12,702
Posted By silverfish
Looks like Tamdhu is back...

Looks like Tamdhu is back (http://www.whiskyintelligence.com/2013/05/tamdhu-re-launch-captures-the-spirit-of-speyside-scotch-whisky-news/) (and with a new look)...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 04-25-2013, 06:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,660
Posted By silverfish
Google UK Whisky shop. I've used WE and MoM and...

Google UK Whisky shop. I've used WE and MoM and have been
pleased with their service.

And rather than asking who is "most popular", I be more concerned
with customer service, complaint...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 04-17-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,846
Posted By silverfish
Last time I was at the Gift Shop they only had...

Last time I was at the Gift Shop they only had whatever the current releases were.
If there is a current Gold Medal or Distiller bottle you need, you might get lucky. If
you're looking for older...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 04-03-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 32,745
Posted By silverfish
Last I knew SV does not ship spirits (store...

Last I knew SV does not ship spirits (store pick-up only).
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 03-20-2013, 04:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,650
Posted By silverfish
Depends. How long you plan to let it sit in the...

Depends. How long you plan to let it sit in the cask?
What are you expecting to have at the end of aging?
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 03-18-2013, 04:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,548
Posted By silverfish
Karuizawa at K&L (USA)

K&L is accepting pre-orders for their 12 year (1999, $145.) and
30 year (1981, $390.) Karuizawas, both with NOH/mask labels.
According to D. Driscoll, K&L is the first US retailer to carry any...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 03-15-2013, 02:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,080
Posted By silverfish
My wife prefers Islay bottles and found the Peat...

My wife prefers Islay bottles and found the Peat Monster to be quite enjoyable.
I'm primarily a Bourbon drinker (some Rum & JD as well) and found that the
Hedonism and Asyla were more to my...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 03-14-2013, 03:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,702
Posted By silverfish
Ebay US "temporarily suspended...

Ebay US "temporarily suspended (http://announcements.ebay.com/2012/09/buying-and-selling-activity-temporarily-suspended-for-select-alcohol-related-collectible-items/)" activity of alcohol related...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 03-05-2013, 05:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,889
Posted By silverfish
I've seen two COLAs for this - one at 80 proof...

I've seen two COLAs for this - one at 80 proof (https://www.ttbonline.gov/colasonline/viewColaDetails.do?action=publicFormDisplay&ttbid=12122001000180) and one
at 90 proof. High proof JD is always...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 02-24-2013, 12:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,184
Posted By silverfish
As far as I know the SS is still available at...

As far as I know the SS is still available at duty free.

SS is on-line at dutyfreedepot (http://www.dutyfreedepot.com/ProductDetails.aspx?ProductID=6174). I have not ordered from
their website...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 02-22-2013, 04:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,184
Posted By silverfish
I'd suggest checking the duty free for JD Silver...

I'd suggest checking the duty free for JD Silver Select.
It's a 100 proofer Single Barrel that even some non JD
drinkers seem to enjoy.
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 02-13-2013, 04:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 32,745
Posted By silverfish
Sorry for getting sidetracked from the topic. ...

Sorry for getting sidetracked from the topic.

I'd also recommend:

DrinkUpNY
The Party Source

Shipping restrictions might mean they cannot ship to your state.
I also use wine-searcher.com -...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 02-12-2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 32,745
Posted By silverfish
Technically you were selling but you were still...

Technically you were selling but you were still breaking the law.
Ebay's "collectible container" disclaimer does not mean that it
wasn't illegal and the I think the fact that they (finally) shut...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 02-11-2013, 03:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 32,745
Posted By silverfish
If you're talking about selling, it is illegal to...

If you're talking about selling, it is illegal to sell alcohol in
the US without a license. Period.

If you're sending someone a gift, I believe most major
services have a "Hazardous...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 02-07-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 76,430
Posted By silverfish
Looks like MoM has resumed shipping to US...

Looks like MoM has resumed shipping to US (http://www.masterofmalt.com/delivery/).
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 02-06-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,764
Posted By silverfish
Might be easier to get something bottled in the...

Might be easier to get something bottled in the birth year
and then hang onto to it until the drinking age is reached.
Wouldn't you like to have something that was bottled when
you were...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 01-12-2013, 07:19 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 76,430
Posted By silverfish
I don't think the description on customs form was...

I don't think the description on customs form was the problem.

According to this piece over at WI...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 01-12-2013, 04:43 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 76,430
Posted By silverfish
Unfortunately, the timing is a bit bad since some...

Unfortunately, the timing is a bit bad since some UK shippers
are experiencing problems:

"New aviation transport regulations are making it very difficult
to ship outside the UK and Europe at...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 01-07-2013, 05:33 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 81,872
Posted By silverfish
I would love to see a forum dedicated to...

I would love to see a forum dedicated to buy/sell/value inquires.
Not because I buy/sell so much as perhaps it might reduce the
"fluff/white noise" in threads regarding a non-transaction topic.
...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 01-06-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,048
Posted By silverfish
I've heard that style glass referred to as a...

I've heard that style glass referred to as a Canadian Whisky Glass
or a Canadian Glencarin (which might explain the Maple Leaf.)

I have ordered from ScotchWhiskyGlass.com...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 01-03-2013, 05:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,997
Posted By silverfish
What were you drinking before your Bourbon...

What were you drinking before your Bourbon "experiment"
and what is it about them that you didn't enjoy drinking
straight - too hot, spicy, strong, rough tasting?

Some folks mix with Ginger Ale....
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 12-22-2012, 05:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,308
Posted By silverfish
I'm no expert and am only guessing but I doubt...

I'm no expert and am only guessing but I doubt that bottle
was an "official" JD release. The pour spout (as well as the
etched text and shortened neck) seems more along the lines
of a decanter....
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 12-22-2012, 05:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,812
Posted By silverfish
There is an "empty" (wink, wink, most likely)...

There is an "empty" (wink, wink, most likely) bottle on ebay.
You could follow that auction to find a selling price (assuming a
private offer isn't made & accepted and the auction ends early.)
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 12-19-2012, 05:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,812
Posted By silverfish
From what I recall, the Ocean was originally...

From what I recall, the Ocean was originally going to be
600 bottles released at $90.@. It ended up being fewer
bottles priced at $200.@. K&L in CA (USA) auctioned off
their single bottle...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 12-18-2012, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,318
Posted By silverfish
Best I can do is direct you to post # 7 in this...

Best I can do is direct you to post # 7 in this thread (http://www.straightbourbon.com/forums/showthread.php?11048)
over at StraightBourbon.com. There is additional
"smoothness" discussion in...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 12-01-2012, 05:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,239
Posted By silverfish
From what I've gathered, Ritt is probably close...

From what I've gathered, Ritt is probably close to 51% and not
much more than that. For something with a higher content, you
could try Bulleit - they use LDI's 95% rye and 5% malt (no corn) ...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 11-20-2012, 09:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,755
Posted By silverfish
WIRED magazine ran a piece...

WIRED magazine ran a piece (http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2012/06/st_whiskeyexpert/) a few months back on this very topic.

You might find the FAQ at the TTB (http://www.ttb.gov/spirits/faq.shtml)...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 09-01-2012, 08:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,244
Posted By silverfish
A bottle just sold on ebay - check completed...

A bottle just sold on ebay - check completed auctions.
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 08-21-2012, 09:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 8,206
Posted By silverfish
Does the 50l above = 50 litre size barrel? ...

Does the 50l above = 50 litre size barrel?

If so, buying 50 litres of a current single malt to fill the barrel and
aging it for 40 years may result in some minor disappointment.

Filling it...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 07-07-2012, 06:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,396
Posted By silverfish
Can't help with Barrister but found some info on...

Can't help with Barrister but found some info on E & F Co.

Page at pre-pro.com (http://www.pre-pro.com/midacore/view_vendor.php?vid=PVD18266)

PDF file...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 07-04-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,575
Posted By silverfish
I'm no expert but my experience (and that of...

I'm no expert but my experience (and that of others I know)
shows that Bourbon can absolutely benefit from exposure to
air. It may not "need" to breathe to be enjoyed but allowing
it to do so...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 05-15-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,569
Posted By silverfish
A Bourbon forum I belong to offers the following...

A Bourbon forum I belong to offers the following information:

"...[Wildcatter] may have been a specialty item for limited
distribution..."

Bottled by Wildcatter Distilling Co., Bardstown,...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 05-13-2012, 02:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,283
Posted By silverfish
There is a history of the Dant Distillery at...

There is a history of the Dant Distillery at bourbonenthusiast.com (http://www.bourbonenthusiast.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=1775).
(I hope it's ok to post a link to other forums.)
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 03-03-2012, 03:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,826
Posted By silverfish
I belong to a Bourbon forum and there is a thread...

I belong to a Bourbon forum and there is a thread
dedicated to the ORVW 23 Year Decanter Set. To
give you an idea of pricing, here is a short list of
recent sets posted with location and the...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 03-02-2012, 05:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,826
Posted By silverfish
Buy an overpriced one off ebay. In completed...

Buy an overpriced one off ebay. In completed auctions, the
last unsold one was priced at $700 + $15. shipping. The last
one that sold was priced at $850. + free shipping.

The shipping charges...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 01-09-2012, 02:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,764
Posted By silverfish
It is illegal to ship alcohol in the US without a...

It is illegal to ship alcohol in the US without a license.

Ebay policy of selling the "collectible container" is only
to enable them to collect fees on the sold item. Some
folks are willing to...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 11-22-2011, 09:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,066
Posted By silverfish
From the sounds of it, if you intend to sell,...

From the sounds of it, if you intend to sell, your bottle seems less than
ideal, at least to me. Older corked bottles can be iffy, especially if they
were stored on their side instead of standing...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 11-10-2011, 05:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 17,664
Posted By silverfish
If you wanna remove that pesky cork piece from...

If you wanna remove that pesky cork piece from the bottle and
pour the contents back into the original bottle, here's a short
YouTube video (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uL1ovAYtKuQ) on how to...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 10-09-2011, 04:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,701
Posted By silverfish
Maker's Mark suggestion

Sorry for moving my reply to a new thread but this isn't really JD Green
related and I didn't want to sidetrack that thread too much.

MM is a Wheated Bourbon...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 06-23-2011, 02:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,991
Posted By silverfish
You can read John Hansall's reviews by going here...

You can read John Hansall's reviews by going here (http://www.maltadvocate.com/whisky_reviews.asp).
Click GTS from the drop down menu and then hit
"Search". Results include reviews of seven...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 05-19-2011, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,190
Posted By silverfish
According to Popsop's May 17 post...

According to Popsop's May 17 post (http://popsop.com/46034), "The bottle will begin shipping
in the US this month and will be on most shelves by July."
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 05-17-2011, 01:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,190
Posted By silverfish
New look for JD

JD Black is getting a make-over with new bottle & label design:
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 05-12-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 97,195
Posted By silverfish
I've heard talk from a co-worker of a JD Blue for...

I've heard talk from a co-worker of a JD Blue for years but
assumed it was someone playing a joke on him and perhaps
his being a bit gullible.

The only "blue label" JD I am aware of is the Tax...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 04-15-2011, 03:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,986
Posted By silverfish
Fair enough. I'm primarily a bourbon drinker and...

Fair enough. I'm primarily a bourbon drinker and suggested the
Cognac because of the age statement. My question to the OP
regarding whisk(e)y was determine what suggestions might be ...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 04-14-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,986
Posted By silverfish
Since you posted in the "Bourbons,..." forum, are...

Since you posted in the "Bourbons,..." forum, are you looking for
Whiskey (Bourbon, Rye, etc.) or Whisky (Scotch)?

As far as a Cognac, Courvoisier has a nice 12 year age statement
cognac that...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 03-31-2011, 03:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,746
Posted By silverfish
I'll admit to having paid more than what a bottle...

I'll admit to having paid more than what a bottle is "worth" and
for the reason Dale cites - it was a "birthday bottle" bottled the
year I was born and to opened when I reach 50. One nice thing ...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 03-24-2011, 03:08 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 76,430
Posted By silverfish
For currency conversion, I use XE...

For currency conversion, I use XE (http://www.xe.com/).

As far as ordering, assuming you want it to be a surprise, maybe
try one or two from each region (Lowland, Highland, Islay, Speyside, ...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 03-20-2011, 01:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,292
Posted By silverfish
It is listed at Spec's...

It is listed at Spec's (http://www.specsonline.com/) in Texas, if that is of any help.
If not, JTS Brown is a Heaven Hill product so maybe
some of their other offerings...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 03-08-2011, 04:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 12,702
Posted By silverfish
Thanks - it's my favorite! Keeping on topic,...

Thanks - it's my favorite!

Keeping on topic, has anyone noticed a shortage of Tamdhu in their area?
I'm surprised that a year after the announced closing, it is still rather easy
to find on the...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 02-12-2011, 09:31 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 76,430
Posted By silverfish
Another place to check - The Whisky Exchange...

Another place to check - The Whisky Exchange (http://www.thewhiskyexchange.com/C-385.aspx#cat=).
(click "type" on left hand side to limit results)

These are 5cl miniatures and appear to be the...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 02-04-2011, 01:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,403
Posted By silverfish
Glenglassaugh, 50 Litre Octave Cask Ownership ...

Glenglassaugh, 50 Litre Octave Cask Ownership

Have you ever wanted to own your own cask of whisky?

You can now own your very own cask of Glenglassaugh spirit, for only 500!!!

Abbey Whisky...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 01-23-2011, 02:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,916
Posted By silverfish
Can you be a bit more specific as to where in...

Can you be a bit more specific as to where in "upper" NY?
I'm in Western NY and have a list of bookmarks that may help.
If on-line ordering to have items shipped into NY is an option,
there are a...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 01-23-2011, 02:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 16,554
Posted By silverfish
Dacanters can be tricky as far as a good seal...

Dacanters can be tricky as far as a good seal over the years but if
you tip it and it doesn't leak, you should have no trouble enjoying
it (assuming you enjoy Tennessee Whisky).
Forum: Whisky Blends 01-19-2011, 04:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,004
Posted By silverfish
While one may be a counterfeit, my guess is one...

While one may be a counterfeit, my guess is one image is
of an older bottle and the website hasn't updated the item with
the newer image.
The "round shoulder" one seems more "modern" to me so...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 01-18-2011, 02:52 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 76,430
Posted By silverfish
NY shouldn't be a problem for you - I had no...

NY shouldn't be a problem for you - I had no trouble receiving mine.
My guess is now that you've mentioned it, the order will show up shortly.
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 01-07-2011, 05:04 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 76,430
Posted By silverfish
Sorry to hear of the problem jwise. Like you I...

Sorry to hear of the problem jwise. Like you I was very impressed
with the packaging but didn't experience any problems with my orders.
I did notice when opening the small bottles that the wax...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 01-03-2011, 04:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,609
Posted By silverfish
No problem. Since it was posted in the Bourbon...

No problem. Since it was posted in the Bourbon forum,
I assumed the original poster was looking for whiskey.
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 01-02-2011, 07:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,609
Posted By silverfish
All of the ones I listed in the above post ...

All of the ones I listed in the above post
include links to USA stores that sell them.
Forum: Whisky Blends 01-02-2011, 05:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 14,752
Posted By silverfish
See post number 4 in this thread...

See post number 4 in this thread (http://www.whisky.com/forum/showthread.php?t=34880) regarding variation on label/appearance.
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 01-02-2011, 05:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,609
Posted By silverfish
Not sure where you are located but here are some...

Not sure where you are located but here are some products that I know of

MB Roland White Dog (http://www.binnys.com/spirits/MB_Roland_Distillery_White_Dog_Kentucky_Corn_Whiskey_28690.html) 90...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 01-01-2011, 12:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,994
Posted By silverfish
Lynchburg is the city in Moore County, which is...

Lynchburg is the city in Moore County, which is dry.
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 12-31-2010, 04:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 7,994
Posted By silverfish
According to wikipedia...

According to wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dry_county#States_which_permit_localities_to_go_dry):

"Three states, Kansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee, are entirely dry by
default:...
Forum: Whisky Blends 12-28-2010, 04:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 12,584
Posted By silverfish
In the USA it is illegal to sell liquor without a...

In the USA it is illegal to sell liquor without a license (even on ebay).
Obviously many people do sell on ebay and ebay looks the other way
for these items sold as "collectible items only and not...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 12-23-2010, 04:43 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 76,430
Posted By silverfish
I'll second the MOM program. I've ordered some...

I'll second the MOM program. I've ordered some of their sample
bottles for shipping to the USA and had no problems. Both times
the bottles were packaged well and shipped promptly. A great ...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 12-18-2010, 05:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,070
Posted By silverfish
I checked the LCBO site and found that a 750 of...

I checked the LCBO site and found that a 750 of JD Sour Mash sells
for around $30. Here are some that come in under that price:

JIM BEAM WHITE LABEL BOURBON - $ 25.95
WILD TURKEY BOURBON- $...
Forum: Whisky Blends 11-14-2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 20,255
Posted By silverfish
You said it! What surprised me most was the...

You said it! What surprised me most was the (relatively) low price.
I would have guessed something a bit higher for such an "exclusive"
item.
Forum: Whisky Blends 11-13-2010, 01:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 20,255
Posted By silverfish
Johnnie Walker XR 21-Year Old at Duty Free

From Luxist (http://www.luxist.com/2010/11/12/johnnie-walker-xr-21-year-old-at-duty-free/):

Diageo Global Travel and Middle East has launched a 21-year old
Johnnie Walker Scotch whisky...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 11-10-2010, 04:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,048
Posted By silverfish
In the event "Unregistered" returns, I would...

In the event "Unregistered" returns, I would suggest
contacting Jay at the Party Source (http://www.thepartysource.com/spirits_featured_view.php?item=01723) for a specific bottle.

An exact month...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 10-31-2010, 02:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,519
Posted By silverfish
I've used parafilm...

I've used parafilm (http://www.2spi.com/catalog/supp/parafilm.php) on some older unopened bottles (only wrapped the
neck area - not the entire bottle) that had shown a bit of evaporation.

It...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 10-30-2010, 03:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,519
Posted By silverfish
Ah, the dreaded "cork taint". nitehawk is...

Ah, the dreaded "cork taint".

nitehawk is correct: "...cool dark place standing up."
(preferably my basement - send 'em on over! :))
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 10-11-2010, 02:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,125
Posted By silverfish
I can recommend Shopper's Vineyard. They...

I can recommend Shopper's Vineyard.
They currently have a Compass Box 3 bottle combo pack (http://www.shoppersvineyard.com/store/pc/COMPASS-BOX-COMBO-PACK-292p13827.htm) available for $100.

(1)...
Forum: Whisky Blends 09-30-2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 52,263
Posted By silverfish
Good news! Luxist reports...

Good news! Luxist reports (http://www.luxist.com/2010/09/29/johnnie-walker-double-black-going-global/) JWDB will be available worldwide in March 2011.
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 09-19-2010, 01:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 27,810
Posted By silverfish
I asked about Prichard's TN Whiskey on a bourbon...

I asked about Prichard's TN Whiskey on a bourbon forum and received a reply
from Chuck Cowdery who stated:

"So what makes it "Tennessee Whiskey"? As far as the labeling rules go, it has
to be...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 09-17-2010, 03:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 27,810
Posted By silverfish
Hey mqqn, Any chance you can do a taste test...

Hey mqqn,

Any chance you can do a taste test with the Pritchard's, JD, and
George Dickel and let us know your thoughts?
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 09-15-2010, 03:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 12,702
Posted By silverfish
On sale? I woulda guessed the opposite - stores...

On sale? I woulda guessed the opposite - stores charging more
because it's soon to be no longer available. I agree that it is a
good deal for that price.
Forum: Whisky Blends 09-04-2010, 01:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 52,263
Posted By silverfish
I can't help with your question but was wondering...

I can't help with your question but was wondering what the going
rate is for a bottle of JWDB in the airports where it is available?
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 08-12-2010, 09:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,417
Posted By silverfish
The only RVW Rye I'm familiar with is the VW...

The only RVW Rye I'm familiar with is the VW Family Reserve Rye (http://www.oldripvanwinkle.com/newbs/vw/website3.nsf/wProducts?readForm&t=Products).
You could try a google search or check...
Forum: Whisky Blends 08-07-2010, 12:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 8,053
Posted By silverfish
Can you define "old collector type"? The...

Can you define "old collector type"? The examples shown on
the Party Source page include 1939, 1949, and 1969 Vintages.
I'm fairly certain purchase does not require you to open them.

Unless...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 08-06-2010, 09:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,369
Posted By silverfish
Check your PMs - I think I sent a suggested forum...

Check your PMs - I think I sent a suggested forum to inquire at.
(Didn't know if including links to other forums was acceptable or not).
Forum: Whisky Blends 08-06-2010, 09:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 8,053
Posted By silverfish
How about the Party Source...

How about the Party Source (http://www.thepartysource.com/spirits_featured_view.php?item=01723)? Jay is very
helpful in tracking down specific bottles.
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 07-28-2010, 02:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,209
Posted By silverfish
Since it is a recent release, I'm sure it is...

Since it is a recent release, I'm sure it is quite drinkable.
Both bottles are 90 proof which means they may taste more
like the JD of old (before the reduction to 86 and the current
80 proof)....
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 07-17-2010, 01:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 92,073
Posted By silverfish
Sorry to hijack the thread but can someone direct...

Sorry to hijack the thread but can someone direct me to
an image of either the Scarfe bottle or print? I'm curious
as to what it looks like.
Thanks.
Forum: Whisky Blends 07-15-2010, 09:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,820
Posted By silverfish
Loma Grande info from pre-pro...

Loma Grande info from pre-pro (http://www.pre-pro.com/midacore/view_vendor.php?vid=ORD5613):

LOMA GRANDE VINEYARD CO.
Chicago, IL.
1905-1918

Loma Grande Vineyard Co. (1905-1907),
Loma...
Forum: Single Malt Scotch Whisky 07-10-2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 13,496
Posted By silverfish
Have you checked wine-searcher...

Have you checked wine-searcher (http://www.wine-searcher.com)?
Search Ardbeg and set location for Canada and you'll get a few results.
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 05-14-2010, 03:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 8,932
Posted By silverfish
Distillery info here...

Distillery info here (http://www.philageohistory.org/rdic-images/HGSv29/HGSv29.2829-2830.htm) and at google books...
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 05-09-2010, 01:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 6,708
Posted By silverfish
I sent a PM but just wanted to mention that WT...

I sent a PM but just wanted to mention that WT 101 is
available on-line - BevMo (http://www.bevmo.com/Shop/ProductDetail.aspx?ProductID=585) sells it for less than $20. for
a 750.
Forum: Bourbons, Canadian, Tennessee, Collectibles and more... 05-06-2010, 08:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 21,382
Posted By silverfish
I wasn't registering a complaint - just...

I wasn't registering a complaint - just explaining why no link was included. I figger it's easier to include links to help when trying to show something and thought if anyone was interested, a google...
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