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Pappy Van Winkle

FanOfFanboysFanOfFanboys Posts: 2,000
I'm trying to get a bottle. I called everyone in SC that carries. No one has. Couple had wait list and I put my name on but most said expect 3+ years before gets to my name. Anyone out there have access to a bottle? Any of the three years would be great.


  • dlk7dlk7 Posts: 1,049

    Two XL BGEs - So Happy!!!!

    Waunakee, WI

  • dlk7dlk7 Posts: 1,049
    Sorry - hit send to early. gets you into a lottery as it becomes available.

    Two XL BGEs - So Happy!!!!

    Waunakee, WI

  • WolfpackWolfpack Posts: 2,316
    Dlk7- looks like they can't ship outside FL? Have you done somewhere else?
    Greensboro, NC
  • TexanOfTheNorthTexanOfTheNorth Posts: 3,917
    Not really a bourbon drinker myself but, damn, this stuff must be good!
    Well, "spa-Peggy" is kind of like spaghetti. I'm not sure what Peggy does different, if anything. But it's the one dish she's kind of made her own.
    Aurora, Ontario, Canada
  • SpaightlabsSpaightlabs Posts: 1,465
    Comes out in November. Before then you are gonna pay through the nose.
  • LitLit Posts: 6,502
    Total wine told me the same thing as above. They get it some day in November and they never know what day. Said to call every morning and when its there it will be gone by noon.
  • GQuizGQuiz Posts: 699
    I have a bottle of 15 from 2 years ago. Become GREAT friends with a local liquor store and hope they come through. It is incredible. But I'm more partial to the Van Winkle 10 year Lot B. that might be an easier catch.

    XL BGE; Schertz TX by way of Stow OH. #egghead4life
  • dlk7dlk7 Posts: 1,049
    Wolfpack said:
    Dlk7- looks like they can't ship outside FL? Have you done somewhere else?
    Sorry, never tried it. 

    Two XL BGEs - So Happy!!!!

    Waunakee, WI

  • GriffinGriffin Posts: 7,569
    Haven't had it, but my cousin sent me a picture with the guy last weekend. He gave him a bottle. Some people have all the luck.

    Rowlett, Texas

    Griffin's Grub or you can find me on Facebook

    The Supreme Potentate, Sovereign Commander and Sultan of Wings


  • fiver29fiver29 Posts: 612
    They usually release it 2x a year. This year they are releasing both batches at the same time in November with the hopes that more people can get it. We shall see.
    Strongsville, Ohio

    Yes.  I own a blue egg!  Call Atlanta if you don't believe me!
    [I put this here so everyone knows when I put pictures up with a blue egg in it]

  • tamu2009tamu2009 Posts: 386
    I've been dying to try it too. Can't find it in Dallas this time of year.
    LBGE 2013 - MiniMax 2015 - Seemingly every accessory the fine folks at CGS sell - Fightin' Texas Aggie till I die - Gig 'Em - Located in the bright lights of Dallas
  • lousubcaplousubcap Posts: 12,821
    Living in the land of Kentucky Jelly it is still hard to find.  Thus as mentioned by @GQuiz, I enjoy the 12 year old lot B as I can beg my local store who keeps me in-stock.  However, in the past year I have become a convert (for the most part) to Woodford's Double Oaked.  Great taste, easier to find but Woodford is proud of it. Just an opinion....
    Louisville;  L & S BGEs, PBC, Lang 36; Burnin' wood in the neighbourhood.
  • AcnAcn Posts: 2,100
    Look for some of the Jefferson Presidential Select 18 year. My dealer has tasted both and thinks the Jefferson is just about as good, and might be easier to find. I like their regular very small batch more than and Woodford bourbon I've had.


    Pikesville, MD

  • bucky925bucky925 Posts: 273
    I am a bourborn lover also, but the best I can afford is woodford reserve.  If you find the Holy Grail let me know how it is and if it's worth the price. 
    Live fast. die young, and leave a well marbled corps. 
  • I went to see The Internship today and they drank pappy van winkle.
    Wiggins, MS
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