Front row tickets, opening night, for Springsteen at the Meadowlands or a bottle of Pappy van Winkle bourbon? Which is harder to get?
If it wasn’t a straight shot of whisky (rye or bourbon), then it was a boilermaker. I had no idea what a boilermaker was, but if these blokes were drinking them, then they must be cool. At the time, I thought the epitome of being an adult was to sit in a dimly lit bar by yourself, knocking back boilermakers. To be fair, I was only seven or eight.
Here are some suggestions to try when you are next settling down to a neat whisky or something to try at you next dinner party when it’s time for dessert with your favourite selection of whiskies.