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      07-22-2019, 09:59 AM   #3125
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I bought a bottle of Basil Hayden Darker Rye (or something like that) at Costco, but my son helped me unload the car and I can't figure out where he put it.

Spent quite a bit of time at BILIL's house. Put a lot of Grey Goose into bottles of Bai lemonade flavors. Was actually pretty good on a warm afternoon outside.
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      07-22-2019, 10:47 AM   #3126
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      07-22-2019, 10:53 AM   #3127
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A tad off topic, but I figure folks here would know. How does Duty Free work coming into the U.S.? As we went through Heathrow this morning, I noticed some pretty sweet prices on some whiskeys. How does that work? You buy the booze and then carry it on the plane? Do you have to declare it at US Customs?
the last couple of times i've traveled internationally, i have been asked by the CBP agent if we had any booze. we usually one go with the 2 bottles per adult and i answer truthfully when asked. last trip through dublin, i ended up splurging and figure i might have to pay some taxes...however, the customs agent asked how many bottles and i answered "6"...three for each for my wife and me. agent simply took our declaration slips and wished us a safe flight.

honestly, i think they're only concerned if you're trying to bring back quantities that appear like you might want to re-sell them.

note: last trip we were finally approved for global entry...made that whole customs and immigration process so much less stressful!
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      07-26-2019, 08:11 PM   #3128
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Placencia Alma Fuerte Salomon and a selection of high proof whiskey.
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      07-26-2019, 09:08 PM   #3129
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Back to the Bumbu on ice. Damn this stuff is tasty.
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      07-29-2019, 09:26 PM   #3130
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1 1/2 hr before my next supply of booze lols. Since last night, I've downed countless bottles of beers, wine and so on but couldn't get my self drunk. I am superman lols.

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      07-31-2019, 11:35 AM   #3131
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My wife baked a beautiful caramelized apple cherry pie. I paired that appropriately.

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      08-01-2019, 03:24 PM   #3132
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I recently brought this bottle back from my trip to Nassau. I haven’t tried it yet, I’m hopeful it’s palatable.
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      08-02-2019, 04:48 PM   #3133
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I recently scored a bottle of Weller 12, and it’s been a “long week.”
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      08-02-2019, 05:03 PM   #3134
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Very cool I want one!
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      08-02-2019, 05:23 PM   #3135
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Very cool I want one!
I was lucky. One of the local liquor stores called me and offered it to me, only $26 out the door.
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      08-02-2019, 05:27 PM   #3136
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Motherfucker, I pay more than that for jack Daniel's or other swill.
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I was lucky. One of the local liquor stores called me and offered it to me, only $26 out the door.
Damn, that's a bargain! I might have to scoop one. Just bought some Dublin Dr. Pepper to mix with...
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Motherfucker, I pay more than that for jack Daniel's or other swill.
Believe me, I expected to pay more. Hence the word choice of “scored.” I too have paid much more for a lesser spirit.

I put my name on a “wait list” about 5-6 months again, and waited.


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Damn, that's a bargain! I might have to scoop one. Just bought some Dublin Dr. Pepper to mix with...
Nah, I’d save the Dublin DP for something higher-shelf, like a Pappy or Eagle Rare.

I need some Dublin DP though, come down and share.
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It's been Woodford Reserve for me lately.
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Hey it's the journey not the destination ... some idiot told me. I enjoy my boozes right up to when my liver finishes me off lols.
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      08-03-2019, 01:53 PM   #3141
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Believe me, I expected to pay more. Hence the word choice of “scored.” I too have paid much more for a lesser spirit.

I put my name on a “wait list” about 5-6 months again, and waited.


So what you could do is sell it to me once it comes in!
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So what you could do is sell it to me once it comes in!
Well, I already opened this one. I’ll let you know when I get another call.
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When work collides with happy hour.
Your posts always make me thirsty.

Last couple of nights it has been special release barrel proof store picks.

Driftless Glen Bourbon
Driftless Glen Rye
Cedar Ridge Wheat Whiskey

All absolutely phenomenal.
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I think I'm an alcoholic. I need help ... getting more boozes lols.
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You aren't an alcoholic if you don't need help, so as long as you can get it yourself you are fine.
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