Seriously, I’m not going to stand in the way, it’s too personal a thing. But if the bottle was a dust-gathering Glen-someone you got as a gift, this could be your chance to open a new door. The truest thing I know how to say: you can’t go wrong with a Highland Park 12.
Chris Koch is a spirits journalist based in St. Louis, where he writes about scotch, whisky, and anything that's ever been bottled or bartended. To read more of Chris Koch's articles, go to The Idiot Proof.