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enordy

Member
Sep 21, 2009
56
Western CT
The past few years I've noticed that after a session with the chain saw and maul I feel like I've gotten run over by a truck. A taste of whisky or two usually helps settle things later that evening.
I was up in Sullivan County this past weekend, can't say I was amazed I had to snowblow the surprise 7" at the grans house on Saturday...got into his Buds after that....
 

xman23

Minister of Fire
Oct 7, 2008
2,393
Lackawaxen PA
A bottle of red or monkey shoulder scotch, A nice leaf cigar. fire pit, 60/ 70 rock. Actually that's a summer evening on the deck at the cabin.
 

woodey

Burning Hunk
Feb 8, 2018
249
ST. Lawrence Valley N.Y.
Recently changed my go to winter favorite Bourbon from Knob Creek to Jefferson's Reserve Very Old Very Small Batch. If you like Bourbon this is one worth trying.
 

fbelec

Minister of Fire
Nov 23, 2005
3,189
Massachusetts
hi woodey have you tried michters or rabbit hole? both top notch. the only unfortunate thing about cold and burning the stove is it's too cold to burn the fireplace. my stove has no glass and they didn't make one.
 
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woodey

Burning Hunk
Feb 8, 2018
249
ST. Lawrence Valley N.Y.
hi woodey have you tried michters or rabbit hole? both top notch. the only unfortunate thing about cold and burning the stove is it's to cold to burn the fireplace. my stove has no glass and they didn't make one.
Thanks for the info, the rabbit hole sounds nice, next time I am in N.H. I will pick some up.
 

stoveliker

Minister of Fire
Nov 17, 2019
3,074
Long Island NY
Yes, always a bottle of that ready here.
 
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stoveliker

Minister of Fire
Nov 17, 2019
3,074
Long Island NY
If you like that flavor profile, I suggest Buffalo Trace as well. Affordable too.
 
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woodey

Burning Hunk
Feb 8, 2018
249
ST. Lawrence Valley N.Y.
Was looking for some Buffalo Trace but none in stock locally, looking forward to trying some !
Was looking for some Buffalo Trace but none in stock locally, looking forward to trying some !
Small town with only 2 liquor stores, both said Buffalo was hard for them to get and was gone quickly upon arrival.
 

stoveliker

Minister of Fire
Nov 17, 2019
3,074
Long Island NY
Same here; it's been hit or miss for buffalo Trace.
 

begreen

Mooderator
Staff member
Nov 18, 2005
91,437
South Puget Sound, WA
Got a new-to-us cat last week from a friend. He's settling in nicely and is a very chill dude. The only problem is that he likes a dram before bedtime and only the good stuff.

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stoveliker

Minister of Fire
Nov 17, 2019
3,074
Long Island NY
Lol. My cat eats fire only.
 

fbelec

Minister of Fire
Nov 23, 2005
3,189
Massachusetts
but two cats sleep in front of the stove. the male likes the fireplace when it's lit. watches the fire