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The Saturday night drinking thread
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Shteve
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04-03-2020, 10:35 PM -
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Couple of gin and umpteen can deep the night GodIsGod
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04-03-2020, 11:13 PM -
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Just had a MacAllan and now onto a whisky sour Pretty good
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04-03-2020, 11:39 PM -
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Just watching my da, he's that fucked he's took a swally out the same empty glass about 10 times Zlat
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04-04-2020, 12:02 AM -
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He might be hinting that it's time for you to top up his glass big man Eek
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04-04-2020, 07:59 PM -
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Right night for it. Pondlife

Just watched District 9; still as good ad it was the first time, 7.5/10

Dean Martin on the choons. GodIsGod
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04-04-2020, 09:12 PM -
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Aye I'm back on the tinnies. Just watched that real Kashmir fc on bbc Scotland then this TOTP thing came on after it from years ago.

Shania Twain Dismay fucking unreal.
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04-09-2020, 10:48 PM -
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Made a milk washed bourbon sour earlier. Very cool concept and a proper smooth drink Pretty good

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04-10-2020, 06:39 PM -
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Supplies are starting to run short after a months lockdown but my heids about to explode with this SPFL farce so need a bevvy. What should it be TH? 

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04-10-2020, 06:57 PM -
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Sparkling water apparently.

This is what I’m on tonight 

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04-10-2020, 07:08 PM -
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that malt at the back should be enough to fuck you up, Hendricks. Pondlife

I'm currently on the Leffe.
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04-10-2020, 07:15 PM -
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Laphroaig Piggy

Getting wired into the rum tonight. Not had a drink all week so need it.
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04-10-2020, 07:19 PM -
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I'm in to the gin the night, then will skelp in to a few beers later.
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04-10-2020, 07:37 PM -
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Love a Laphroaig Pretty good

I have about 8 bottles of whisky here Warnock Got some beers for the night though GodIsGod
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04-10-2020, 07:37 PM -
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Think I’ve gone through about 50-60 beers in 3 weeks :Eek 

We go again tonight. 

Got bottles of rum in my cupboard from Christmas as well. My bottle of Kraken got opened last night :Piggy
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04-11-2020, 12:01 PM -
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How do you folk take their whisky? I've never been into it. Just generally a shite taste. Anything I can do to make it enjoyable? Got a bottle in the house gathering dust.
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04-11-2020, 12:13 PM -
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What is it you don't like about it? What bottle is it?

It really depends on what exactly you don'tlike about the taste. A couple of drops of water will mellow out all the flavour and will make the alcohol less harsh. You could also make a whisky soda with it?

I remember having Laphroaig as my first real experience of whisky and absolutely hating it. Came back to it after trying a few different drams and then loving it - it takes a bit of getting used to.
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04-11-2020, 12:22 PM -
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(04-11-2020, 12:01 PM)Roger H. Sterling Wrote: How do you folk take their whisky? I've never been into it. Just generally a shite taste. Anything I can do to make it enjoyable? Got a bottle in the house gathering dust.

Depends on the whisky. Water will mellow the flavour as Frank says and make it an easier drink - but literally a drop at a time until you get the taste you’re looking for. People pour water in and that ruins it. I usually have my whisky neat or with a drop or two of water max.

I used to go for a single cube of ice so if you’re trying to get into it, that’s an option as well.
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04-11-2020, 12:48 PM -
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It's possible that you just don't like whisky tbf, but for me even just adding in 1-2 drops of water really helps.

I didn't think I liked whisky until I spent a summer selling it, at which point I learned a bit about it, started tasting a few, and found that I really quickly developed a taste for it. I think that if you just sit and sip it it'll probably be disappointing, but if you roll it around the glass, have a wee smell of it first, then swirl it around your mouth for a few seconds before swallowing it (the guideline is usually one second for every year it's been matured), it really makes a big difference. You don't need to get wanky about it, but there's a reason why these things are recommended.
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04-11-2020, 12:51 PM -
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Usually drink whisky neat but it's just as good with a wee splash of water or a tiny bit of ice Piggy
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04-11-2020, 02:22 PM -
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Neat for me, down in a oner GodIsGod



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