7 BEST BOURBON BRANDS UNDER $100

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1792 full proof is at the top of this list for its ability to serve as an all-rounder, backbone to any bar. This can be mixed, enjoyed neat, or on the rocks all to equal ability.

1792 Full Proof

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A fall favorite and greatly enhanced by enjoyment near a woodfire. Have this on its own or be a little adventurous in a highball, but be wary of diluting its unique character.

Old Forester 1920

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This is an easy drinking sipper and a comfortable addition to any bar for its versatility. It's worth mentioning that barrel proof is not quite as easy to find as the small batch.

Elijah Craig Barrel Proof

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Named to reflect Michter’s claim as the United States’ first whiskey company. This is a great bourbon to pour in anything from an Old Fashioned, highball, or drink on ice.

Michter's US* 1 Kentucky Straight

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Four Roses has been around since the 1800s and this is the strongest entry they have in their expansive portfolio. It spends anywhere from 8-10 years in the barrel.

Four Roses Single Barrel

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Widow Jane 10 Year sources bourbon from Kentucky, Tennessee, and Indiana and then blends them in Brooklyn to create a unique and very punchy bourbon.

Widow Jane 10 Year

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Maker's Mark

Maker’s - a classic, omnipresent bourbon nevertheless continues to inspire. Unlike many on this list, this plays very well with peaches, so feel free to be adventurous with something like a fuzzy navel