13 Damn Good Bottles Of Bourbon Under $50
If you're just starting out in the world of home bartending, just know bourbon whiskey is a staple for the home bar.
Old fashioneds, whiskey sours, and mint juleps are just a few of the classic cocktails you'll be mixing up on more than several occasions. Here is a list of recommended bottles under $50.
Please note, this is not a definitive list, and it's not ordered based on rating. There are so many more bourbon whiskies I could have noted. However, this list is comprised of most of my favorites to mix with (or even drink neat).
They are all established brands that I see used pretty frequently in cocktails bars and amongst many cocktail enthusiast friends of mine.
1) Buffalo Trace Bourbon
2) Bulleit Bourbon
3) Evan Williams Single Barrel
4) 1792 Bourbon
5) Maker's 46
6) Four Roses Single Barrel // Four Roses Yellow Label
7) Elijah Craig Small Batch
8) Old Forester
9) Woodford Reserve (Distiller's Select)
10) Old Grand-Dad Bonded
11) Basil Hayden's
12) Knob Creek Small Batch Bourbon
13) Wild Turkey 101