Best economoy blend?

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Which economy sweet blend?

Famous Grouse
5
33%
Chivas Regal 12
5
33%
Cutty Sark
3
20%
Grant's Family Reserve
1
7%
Dewars White
1
7%
 
Total votes: 15

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bredman
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Re: Best economoy blend?

Postby bredman » Tue Mar 19, 2013 7:49 pm

I can't really comment on the five listed. Peat lovers may want to try Black Bottle, and the latest Tweeddale Blend (Batch 3) looks very tempting, on paper it looks top notch. Usually i would just go for BNJ.

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Re: Best economoy blend?

Postby danielrose81 » Sat Sep 28, 2013 1:39 pm

I have two very good blends in my stock at the moment - my favourite is the BNJ or "Baile Nicol Jarvie" which has one of the highest malt contents of any blended whisky and contains only "first class" ranked malts in the blend. A bargain at approx. £20 although hard to find in supermarkets etc.

Also I've been introduced to "Monkey Shoulder"which is a little more expensive - more likely to be nearer the £30 mark. It consists of a blend of 3 single malts and is very smooth with hints of spice and citrus with a lingering vanilla sweetness. Named after a shoulder strain commonly experienced by the malt-men of old whilst shovelling malted barley by hand.

Good luck with your search.

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Wes B.
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Re: Best economoy blend?

Postby Wes B. » Tue Feb 18, 2014 4:53 am

Smoky Economy Blend: Black Bottle

Sweet Economy Blend: Monkey Shoulder

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Re: Best economoy blend?

Postby mkenneth » Sat Feb 22, 2014 3:48 pm

considering your single malt preferences, I'd recommend Islay Mist.

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Re: Best economoy blend?

Postby Ezza64 » Tue May 31, 2016 8:11 pm

Old Style Black Bottle if you can still find it or Black Grouse if you like your whisky peaty but neither are full on peat and do have a sweetness to the taste.

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Re: Best economoy blend?

Postby Liechtenstein » Sun Jun 19, 2016 6:26 pm

I voted Famous Grouse because of the suggestions listed, it's the only one I would buy again.

However, you may be searching in the wrong country for your whisky. Perhaps an Irish whiskey would suit you best: try Red Breast.

:)

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Re: Best economoy blend?

Postby Hellobicycle » Thu Jul 21, 2016 8:11 am

sddrammer wrote:I'm interested in Teachers but can't find it near me in San Diego. Also, I'm looking fora non-peated fora change up, as all of my other favorites are smoky.

:thumbsup: I like teachers too, :D :)


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