Originally Posted by fearofpopvol1
You think so? In my experiences, this can go either way. To me, there is a noticeable difference between say Jack Daniels and JD Single Barrel. Same is true with some scotches, as Johnnie Walker Red does not taste the same as Johnnie Walker Black. Although, Macallan 18 I don't think tastes so different (better) than Macallan 12.
I guess I could always start off with a cheaper bottle and see how that goes.
Couldn't agree more. The differences are stark. Now that being said, I'm not sure I'd pay $50 more for a Four Roses limited edition single barrel over their regular single barrel.