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We Asked 25 Bartenders: What's the Best Whiskey for Mixing Cocktails?

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As the days grow shorter and a chill creeps into the air, there's perhaps nothing more satisfying than sipping on a warming whiskey drink. When it comes to mixing up classics like the Old Fashioned , Boulevardier , or modern favorites like the Gold Rush , choosing the perfect bottle of whiskey can make or break a cocktail.
To find out what the experts turn to when shaking or stirring, we reached out for their hard-earned advice. From bourbon and rye to Scotch and Japanese whiskies, their answers span the globe. Keep reading for their suggestions, including a recent release from a beloved...
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