February 7th, 2014
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KSTU reports that Utah liquor laws allow some connoisseurs of coveted bourbon Pappy Van Winkle to score a bottle for a delicious price.

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  1. padraigsea

    If you're looking to buy, sell or trade pappy or any other bourbon check out http://www.bottle-spot.com. It's the only free marketplace for buyers, sellers and traders of fine wines, spirits, craft beers and cigars. 16,000 listings and growing, and again, 100% free.

    March 3, 2014 at 12:26 pm |
  2. Steven Birkeland

    Why bother finding it? I've tried the 20 year this year several times and it is horrendous. I sold it to a friend. Now he wants to dump it and his bottle also. It is horrible tasting and should be dumped down the nearest toilet. Buy some Jack Daniels, save your money and have a far better drink. It is not worth five dollars in my book.

    February 8, 2014 at 6:25 pm |
    • Dennis Hunter

      What a liar. Jack Daniels is artificially soaked in charcoal to imitate aging. There is no way in hell that anyone who knows liquor would swap a bottle of Pappy, or any of the Van Winkle brand for a bottle of Jack Daniels swill. It would be like swapping a Corvette for an AMC Pacer.

      Some pissed in a bottle and sold it to you because you are an asshole. Don't blame the world's greatest bourbon because you are a jerk. Blame your buddy for ripping you off.

      February 9, 2014 at 4:47 pm |
      • Victor Maitland

        Thank You Dennis!

        February 13, 2014 at 3:55 pm |
    • Chef Geoff

      Jack Daniels is Tennessee Whiskey NOT Bourbon!

      February 14, 2014 at 10:16 pm |
      • Ro

        Jack Daniels IS a bourbon by definition of what bourbon actually is. They call it Tennessee whiskey as a market differentiator, but it's a bourbon in a black label.

        February 14, 2014 at 11:53 pm |
        • Ken

          Actually, NO. Jack Daniels is by every definition NOT a Bourbon. JD adds flavoring (charcoal) and therefore, by US law, it cannot claim it's a Bourbon. It is not, as you claim, a marketing ploy. Do your homework.

          June 1, 2014 at 9:05 pm |
  3. Arturo Féliz-Camilo

    Reblogged this on Mr. Feliz's Blog (Teacher Arturo).

    February 8, 2014 at 10:50 am |

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