How many nights per week do you drink whisky?

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how many nights a week do you drink the 'water of life'?

once a week.... o_O
5
10%
twice a week....O_o
10
19%
3-4 times... o_o
18
35%
5-6 times... =)
6
12%
every day.... what a silly question! =P
13
25%
 
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How many nights per week do you drink whisky?

Postby killerwhale » Mon Jun 25, 2007 7:43 am

we need a new poll so.... be honest, how many nights a week do you consume the 'water of life' on average?

ps: if you are afraid to post your answer, then you can fake it and say once per week..... :P

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Postby les taylor » Mon Jun 25, 2007 8:26 am

I faked it. Good option.



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Postby irishwhiskeychaser » Mon Jun 25, 2007 10:52 am

Answer for would have to be 3-4 times a week. There are weeks that I would have one nearly every night but then others that I'd not part take at all .... but usually every second night is a safe bet and I take the odd week off too as I'm ashamed to say :wink: I can get tired of drinking whiskey (even in small amounts) every night....

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Postby Feldrin » Mon Jun 25, 2007 11:16 am

Average about 3 times a week I think. Sometimes none at all, sometimes 5 days. I don't think I've ever had an entire week, every day. My budget wouldn't allow me to though. And I'd rather drink one good dram a week than 7 cheap ones. Quality certainly beats quantity.

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Postby Pnzrschrck » Mon Jun 25, 2007 11:19 am

Once to twice a week; as Feldrin states quality over quantity and I want to keep the whisky-enjoyment a bit "special" ...

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Postby Frodo » Mon Jun 25, 2007 11:37 am

2-3 times a week. My off-days and the occasional evening after work.

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Postby martin grant » Mon Jun 25, 2007 11:42 am

Probably 3 or 4 times a week.
Really enjoy putting my feet up with a wee glass of something as I try finish off the day's newspaper.

Always like to have to two straight days a week with nothing stronger than a soda and lime. No idea if it does me any good, but I'm sure it can't do any harm.

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Postby Paul A Jellis » Mon Jun 25, 2007 10:57 pm

Twice a week for me, Monday to Friday and again at weekends!

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Postby Deactivated Member » Mon Jun 25, 2007 11:27 pm

Highly variable, depending on my highly variable work schedule and my highly variable mood. And that's as specific as I'm going to get!

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Postby Mr Fjeld » Mon Jun 25, 2007 11:36 pm

Paul A Jellis wrote:Twice a week for me, Monday to Friday and again at weekends!

:lol: :lol:
Twice every other weekend. Since I work one week and have one week off it tends to be restricted by this. However, last autumn I discovered Happy Thursday and recently also that it was Friday two times a week.

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Postby les taylor » Tue Jun 26, 2007 8:49 am

Paul A Jellis wrote:Twice a week for me, Monday to Friday and again at weekends!



IWC and I have discovered that there is also a weekend on a wednesday and thursday. IWBRNT.



:)

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Postby killerwhale » Tue Jun 26, 2007 9:16 am

all I know is that I voted one day a week :wink:
thanks to all who posted/voted..... :thumbsup:

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Postby Pnzrschrck » Tue Jun 26, 2007 9:29 am

killerwhale wrote:all I know is that I voted one day a week :wink:
thanks to all who posted/voted..... :thumbsup:


The funny thing is, if I have one it is a superb experience and all the tones and complexity can be enjoyed. If I take a second one...it is basically a wasted dram as it just has no taste anymore...might just be me?

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Postby bond » Tue Jun 26, 2007 10:20 am

I drink once every evening. But strictly evenings only :wink:

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Postby irishwhiskeychaser » Tue Jun 26, 2007 1:00 pm

les taylor wrote:
Paul A Jellis wrote:Twice a week for me, Monday to Friday and again at weekends!



IWC and I have discovered that there is also a weekend on a wednesday and thursday. IWBRNT.



:)


I reckon we may have to re think that and extend the parameters :wink: :lol:

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Postby Dangerous_Dave » Tue Jun 26, 2007 3:34 pm

oh shit...every day :(

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Postby irishwhiskeychaser » Tue Jun 26, 2007 4:09 pm

Dangerous_Dave wrote:oh shit...every day :(


No it does not have to be every day just the ones that end in 'Y' :P

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Postby Robocod » Tue Jun 26, 2007 6:57 pm

I voted 3-4 times a week but it is most likely 2-3 times.

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Postby Quaichuser » Tue Jun 26, 2007 8:05 pm

Some where between 2-4. If I've had a particularly bad day I'll have one. :cry:
If I've had a good day I'll have one :)

Although I like IWC's idea of having one only on days that end in Y. :lol: :lol:

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Postby killerwhale » Tue Jun 26, 2007 8:12 pm

Pnzrschrck wrote:
killerwhale wrote:all I know is that I voted one day a week :wink:
thanks to all who posted/voted..... :thumbsup:


The funny thing is, if I have one it is a superb experience and all the tones and complexity can be enjoyed. If I take a second one...it is basically a wasted dram as it just has no taste anymore...might just be me?


hmmm I suppose wasted dram will have different meanings for each person though a second dram not having any taste seems a bit odd.... perhaps it's just you, try drinking a lot of water or clean your palate in some other way (food?).... whilst the 2nd dram may not be as 'crisp' in terms of the first, you should surely be able to taste it and enjoy it. :thumbsup:

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Postby killerwhale » Tue Jun 26, 2007 8:15 pm

Dangerous_Dave wrote:oh shit...every day :(


I suppose with a username like yours, you wouldn't fake it and choose once a week, so no worries, enjoy each day. :) 8)

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Postby Reggaeblues » Wed Jun 27, 2007 1:52 am

Ganga, you b****r, you stole my line, I swear! As soon as I saw the topic that was my response! And I read every post, and NOBODY has come up with it...until the last one!

Shame on us!

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Postby Reggaeblues » Wed Jun 27, 2007 1:55 am

P.S...can you "Imagine" a world without the Beatles? Every bit as much variety as the world of malt whisky.

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Postby les taylor » Wed Jun 27, 2007 7:54 am

Reggaeblues wrote:P.S...can you "Imagine" a world without the Beatles? Every bit as much variety as the world of malt whisky.


RB it would be a long and winding road without them.


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Postby irishwhiskeychaser » Wed Jun 27, 2007 10:34 am

Reggaeblues wrote:P.S...can you "Imagine" a world without the Beatles? Every bit as much variety as the world of malt whisky.



You can only sing 4 days a week now as we are without half the beatles as we stand :wink:

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Postby Scotchio » Wed Jun 27, 2007 10:12 pm

irishwhiskeychaser wrote:Answer for would have to be 3-4 times a week. There are weeks that I would have one nearly every night but then others that I'd not part take at all .... but usually every second night is a safe bet and I take the odd week off too as I'm ashamed to say :wink: I can get tired of drinking whiskey (even in small amounts) every night....


Pretty much the same for me, I have a small dram most nights at present though

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Postby Ardbeg311 » Thu Jun 28, 2007 4:31 pm

Now that I am on vacation it is every day. It is wonderful to be able to drink whisky at 11:00 am. :) However, usually it is only 2-3 times per week with the occasional 6 week stretch when I drink no alcohol at all. :(

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Postby irishwhiskeychaser » Thu Jun 28, 2007 4:39 pm

Ardbeg311 wrote:Now that I am on vacation it is every day. It is wonderful to be able to drink whisky at 11:00 am. :) However, usually it is only 2-3 times per week with the occasional 6 week stretch when I drink no alcohol at all. :(


Enjoy the breakfast malts along with your lunch Malts, Dinners Malts and night time Malts :wink:

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Postby Onefortheditch » Thu Jun 28, 2007 11:38 pm

I self medicate with whisky, so it can vary on how ill I am from week to week!! :wink:

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Postby irishwhiskeychaser » Fri Jun 29, 2007 12:38 am

Onefortheditch wrote:I self medicate with whisky, so it can vary on how ill I am from week to week!! :wink:


Your obviously a very sickly man :wink: :lol:

Not a bad thing to do though because if whiskey can't cure it what can ???? (besides butter of course) :lol:

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Postby bjorn » Fri Jun 29, 2007 6:42 am

I've generally put the 7 day weekends behind me (with a Nod to Johnny), these days it's 3-5ish...good poll!

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Postby Cam » Fri Jun 29, 2007 5:23 pm

Usually twice a week with about two or three drams a session.

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Postby BourbonDrinker » Mon Jul 09, 2007 11:06 pm

I aspire to drink at least once a night.

If I don't drink in any given evening, I definitely miss it! So many bottles, so little time!

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Postby LeoDLion » Wed Jul 11, 2007 6:17 pm

There was a medical study made several years ago where they stated that those people who take a drink a day have less incident of heart problems than those who never drink.

Not too long ago, another study said that imbibing two drinks a day is much better than those who never drink at all. For the heart again.

I had a problem with the heart 21 years ago but not anymore. I always follow what the study says. :D


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