Best sour mash whiskey I've tasted...
Keep my current bottle of Old Crow in the freezer. Then when I imbibe will take a frosted large 16oz heavy glass, fill it with crystal clear ice, pour in the golden nectar(Old Crow)and mix with Coke Classic !!
Take a long pull on this drink and enjoy. It don't get any better ! Old Crow has the best taste and longest after-Burn glow of all sour mashes I've tried. None compare. It is the real deal since 1835 !!
- Florida Guy, 12th Oct '13
I am a bourbon drinker from Wisconsin. I have been drinking Old Crow for over 40 years. Best darn bourbon for the price that exists.
- Erv Brietzke 3 - 1 - 13, 1st Mar '13
It certainly was the whiskey of choice of ww2 pilot and ace Clarence "Bud" Anderson, who named his famous P51 mustang "Old Crow". It is a shame that the founder of the sour mash process gets remembered by a "bottom shelf whiskey" as it is called. You would think the industry could pay better tribute.....
- lizardtoter, 18th Dec '12
I'm a Canadian and I always bring some OC back home for my friends.A unique American Whisky
- anonymous, 15th Mar '12
'The Dirty Bird' finest bourbon for the price. Cheers!
- bluisland, 9th Mar '12
i'm an american living in england.i was a fan of single malts for years but have grown to love bourbon more so. i'm planning to try this as well as old overholt. if old crow was good enough for mark twain its good enough for me. i will confess that the history of these whiskeys appeals to me as much as any review
- Dave Thomas, 8th Mar '12
this stuff won the air war for america in world war 2! can't get better than that. they even named air planes after "old crow" it's got my vote!!
- anonymous, 7th Feb '12
Great taste. It dont get the recognition it should!!!will take it any day over top shelve!!!
- old crow fan, 1st Jan '12
Thats right...Hunter mentioned a few bourbons in different writings. Old Crow and Old Fitzgerald get mentioned a fair bit in The Proud Highway. Wild Turkey is the most widely known favorite of His though. Buffalo Trace is the best but this looks worth a go
- anonymous, 21st Oct '11
HST drank this in more than one article. Possibly when he's talking to the guy at the bar in the Kentucky Derby Is Decadent and Depraved (although that might have been Old Fitz). But definitely one of HST's tipples.
- anonymous, 4th Oct '11
I thought Hunter S Thompson liked Wild Turkey?
- Owen - Derby, 16th Jul '10
Good enough for Hunter S Thompson, and good enough for me ! :)
- anonymous, 19th May '10
I'm an American and I drink this exclusively. It mixes better than Jack Daniels, it is cheaper than ANY other whiskey here where I live, and it comes in a glass bottle so people do not realize it is bottom shelf when compared to other liquors in social situations. Also type in Old Crow into wiki and research the history.
- anonymous, 9th Mar '10
Old Crow is by far the best of the bottom shelf. I prefer it to Maker's Mark, which has an almost cult following and costs twice as much.
- Whisk(e)y Lover, 5th Feb '10
This is the finest bourbon whiskey that I have ever tasted. I know that taste is a personal preference, but I prefere this bourbon over Jim Beam, Crown Royal, Jack Daniels etc.
- Michael R. Leatherman, 29th Jan '10
goodgood stuff. worth buyin for a good time :P
- Colt, 8th Dec '09
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