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by Thesh
Sun May 16, 2010 6:19 am
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.
Replies: 10889
Views: 1005308

Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Ganga wrote:Very nice Springer Bryan.

Oh, and good to see you again Thesh!


Thanks, you too! I've been putting my money towards beer, bourbon, margaritas, and cheap rum to mix with coke lately, but now I'm moving to a beer-bourbon-single malt rotation.
by Thesh
Sat May 15, 2010 10:42 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.
Replies: 10889
Views: 1005308

Re: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.

Springbank 10 (46% ABV) and Ardbeg 10. :)
by Thesh
Sat Apr 25, 2009 5:44 pm
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: Is 5 AM too early to drink if...
Replies: 12
Views: 1813

Re: Is 5 AM too early to drink if...

SoMK wrote:I"it's always time for a drink somewhere on the globe" is tragically close to something that someone with drinking pb could say but that's probably just me :lol:


If you are drinking lead, you should seek professional help.
by Thesh
Sat Apr 25, 2009 4:16 pm
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: Is 5 AM too early to drink if...
Replies: 12
Views: 1813

Is 5 AM too early to drink if...

you didn't go to sleep during the night?
by Thesh
Sun Aug 03, 2008 5:16 am
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: I'm more of a....
Replies: 24
Views: 2507

Re: I'm more of a....

Wow, only one that voted American... I'm... I'm.... An outcast from my own kind :cry:
by Thesh
Sat Mar 22, 2008 3:35 am
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: Bulleit Bourbon
Replies: 17
Views: 3811

Re: Bulleit Bourbon

It's decent. I have a bottle just because it's the only bourbon from four roses I can get around here.
by Thesh
Thu Mar 06, 2008 5:47 am
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: American Rye Whisk(e)y
Replies: 37
Views: 6868

Re: American Rye Whisk(e)y

Rittenhouse BIB and Wild Turkey Rye are my two regular drinking rye's. I generally prefer the WT, but tonight I felt like the Rittenhouse.
by Thesh
Wed Feb 27, 2008 8:39 am
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: For Women Members: Are you comfortable posting/participating
Replies: 39
Views: 4923

Re: For Women Members: Are you comfortable posting/participating

I used to belong to a forum that was pretty much dedicated to technology (until I was banned for not adapting to the change in moderator quantity and strictness), and it was amazing how women were treated. There were so few on that forum, and most of them were treated like no one ever saw a woman be...
by Thesh
Wed Jan 23, 2008 6:12 am
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: NAS (sorry newbie?)
Replies: 9
Views: 977

Re: NAS (sorry newbie?)

Muskrat Portage wrote:Whiskey; Used primarily by colonials that can't spell and refuse to speak the Queen's English properly :D


Like the people who invented whiskey?

*cough*
by Thesh
Mon Dec 17, 2007 10:42 pm
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: Do your drams change with the season?
Replies: 9
Views: 1702

Re: Do your drams change with the season?

I drink more bourbon and less scotch in the summer than compared to the winter.
by Thesh
Sun Nov 25, 2007 11:03 pm
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: Bad Cork?
Replies: 7
Views: 1235

Re: Bad Cork?

I tried to e-mail Blanton's but the "contact us" portion of their website isn't working. Would anyone know how I can contact them? I emailed them when it was working, because the cork I had was flawed; had a gap going up 75% of the cork. They didn't reply. Many companies are fairly horrib...
by Thesh
Thu Nov 22, 2007 8:40 pm
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: Our Ages. An Update.
Replies: 171
Views: 22847

Re: Our Ages. An Update.

24 here. When I was 13-16 I exclusively drank vodka (when it comes to alcohol), with only one purpose. I stopped drinking after that. Then when I turned 21 I decided to see what else was out their in the magical world of distilled spirits and beer, and came to realize that these things actually have...
by Thesh
Sun Nov 18, 2007 7:08 am
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: Percentage of alcohol
Replies: 12
Views: 1196

Re: Percentage of alcohol

you're telling me that if you were stuck a hundred years out of place, you wouldn't use a bottle of scotch to get back :?: it's not just a delorean, it's a time machine. Well, it's still the same place, just a different time. Can't be all bad. Of course, my resume would be quite useless... I think ...
by Thesh
Sat Nov 17, 2007 5:16 am
Forum: Questions & Answers
Topic: Percentage of alcohol
Replies: 12
Views: 1196

Re: Percentage of alcohol

which presents a good question: in back to the future 3, they need fuel to get the car up to 88 mph. they used "strong stuff" alcohol in the gas tank. what scotch do you think would work best? Scotch? I wouldn't waste that on anything less than a porsche. For a delorean, the cheapest dist...
by Thesh
Sat Nov 03, 2007 6:51 am
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: How many open bottles do you normally have?
Replies: 421
Views: 76580

Re: How many open bottles do you normally have?

If I have a bottle, it's open. I like trying new things... That leaves me with 70+ bottles, all open.
by Thesh
Wed Aug 15, 2007 7:40 pm
Forum: Whisky Tastings
Topic: Should I be banned from Whisky Mag Forums?
Replies: 82
Views: 10145

We should just all write in programming languages. time_t startTime; startTime = time(NULL); yell('No'); while (difftime(time(NULL),startTime) < 3) { yell('o'); } So much better; although the yell function should accept characters a phonetic ...
by Thesh
Wed Aug 15, 2007 6:29 pm
Forum: Whisky Tastings
Topic: Should I be banned from Whisky Mag Forums?
Replies: 82
Views: 10145

Thesh you forgot SAW. Come on man keep up. They do say that the Brits and the yanks are divided by a common language. We haven't mentioned accents yet either. Just wait until all british films in the US have subtitles and vice versa. It usually takes me about 10 minutes to adjust as it is now. In 2...
by Thesh
Wed Aug 15, 2007 6:18 pm
Forum: Whisky Tastings
Topic: Should I be banned from Whisky Mag Forums?
Replies: 82
Views: 10145

You could always try chinese if you don't like english. :) Well, I would probably get fired if I stopped speaking in english. I just wish the brtis would have settled on how to spell. For example, it's horrible how many different ways there are to make an "or" sound. Pore Poor Pour For So...
by Thesh
Wed Aug 15, 2007 4:16 am
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What are you drinking now?
Replies: 24092
Views: 1545589

Nothing tonight. I just made a fairly decent purchase yesterday, and today I woke up congested and with a sore throat. Figures.
by Thesh
Wed Aug 15, 2007 1:36 am
Forum: Whisky Tastings
Topic: Should I be banned from Whisky Mag Forums?
Replies: 82
Views: 10145

America does rather elaborate and twist the Queen's English, and I suggest you paid the price of your cultural heresy. Here,for example, hooligans, when administering a good kicking, "put the boot in." Do hellraisers over there "put the trunk in"? or do they "put things in ...
by Thesh
Mon Aug 13, 2007 10:37 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What are you drinking now?
Replies: 24092
Views: 1545589

Dewar Rattray Balblair 16. Nice nose, fairly decent at first but it's leaving a sour taste in my mouth after a while :|
by Thesh
Mon Aug 13, 2007 10:22 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What is your most recent (whisky) purchase.
Replies: 10889
Views: 1005308

Just got back from wine and liquor depot today Dewar Rattray 16 year Balblair (cask strength) Signatory 15 year Glen Grant Signatory Longmorn 15 year Signatory Port Ellen 1975 24 year Signatory Laphroaig 12 year (cask strength) Cadenhead's Blair Athol 17 year (1978 cask strngth) Glenlivet Archive 21...
by Thesh
Mon Aug 13, 2007 10:04 pm
Forum: Whisky Tastings
Topic: Most Underated Whisky
Replies: 62
Views: 8638

Because of this thread, I bought a bottle of 16 year balblair (well, mostly because I have never had it, but it reminded me of this thread when I was walking down the aisle) bottled by Dewar Rattray. Pretty decent stuff, I have to say. Overall though, I can't think of many that are underrated, excep...
by Thesh
Mon Aug 13, 2007 10:01 pm
Forum: Whisky Tastings
Topic: Should I be banned from Whisky Mag Forums?
Replies: 82
Views: 10145

/me hides the port ellen and coke
by Thesh
Sun Jun 10, 2007 8:58 pm
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: Your monthly budget?
Replies: 71
Views: 15024

I used to spend $200 US on whiskey every month. Now I have cut that down significantly. Spending $100 on alcohol, but most of that being expensive beer.
by Thesh
Sat Mar 03, 2007 7:45 am
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: How do you Display your collection?
Replies: 87
Views: 27712

Behind closet doors, protected from the sunlight that may be shining through the window.
by Thesh
Mon Feb 26, 2007 9:53 pm
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: Pay by the glass or by the bottle?
Replies: 20
Views: 3432

I almost always drink at home.
by Thesh
Sat Feb 24, 2007 8:35 am
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: How long does it take you to finish a bottle?
Replies: 31
Views: 9849

Some in weeks, others in months.
by Thesh
Fri Feb 23, 2007 7:48 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: The worlds northermost destillery is registered!
Replies: 14
Views: 3505

Well, I guess I will have to try it since my Grandpa was Norwegian.



It's as good an excuse as any, really...
by Thesh
Thu Feb 22, 2007 9:27 am
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What are you drinking now?
Replies: 24092
Views: 1545589

Jim Beam Black Label.
by Thesh
Fri Feb 16, 2007 9:49 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: Whisk(e)y picutres... 2007 edition
Replies: 22
Views: 3014

Elagabalus wrote:Thesh that is an AMAZING collection. When are you going to invite us over???? :lol:


Well... About that...
by Thesh
Fri Feb 16, 2007 8:07 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: What are you drinking now?
Replies: 24092
Views: 1545589

Having some Jeam Beam Black label to go with my hash browns, eggs, and sausages.
by Thesh
Fri Feb 16, 2007 7:25 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: Whisk(e)y picutres... 2007 edition
Replies: 22
Views: 3014

You can use http://imageshack.us/ to upload images for free

As for the Balvenie, that's the only packaging I have seen around here. I purchased it last year. Not sure of the details.
by Thesh
Fri Feb 16, 2007 7:17 pm
Forum: Whisky Poll
Topic: Whisky or Whiskey
Replies: 18
Views: 4213

If it is from Scotland or Canada, it is spelled whisky. If it is from the US or Ireland, it is spelled whiskey. If I am referring to bottles from different regions I spell it whisk(e)y. In the end, they are all whiskies. No matter how you spell itt.
by Thesh
Fri Feb 16, 2007 7:03 pm
Forum: Whisky Chat
Topic: Whisk(e)y picutres... 2007 edition
Replies: 22
Views: 3014

Whisk(e)y picutres... 2007 edition

http://realmofthesh.com/whiskies

That's my current inventory (click the images for full size images).

Now show us your pictures.

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