We’re out to get the scoop on the best affordable Scotch. For so long, Scotch has been viewed as your rich granddaddy’s go-to. But things are changing. Let’s talk about some delicious, affordable options that you can pick up at your local liquor store.
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6 Best Affordable Scotch Recommendations
Which Scotch options are the best when you’re shopping on a budget? Some of the best
1) DALWHINNIE 15 ~ $64.99
The Scotch Girl believes in this one: “My definition of a classic Scotch.” She goes on to say, “It pairs well with almost any meal.” We hear ya. Grab this one for your next cocktail hour and dinner party.
2) GLENLIVET FOUNDERS ~ $32.99
The Scotch Girl is all about the layers here: “For the price, it may surprise you how complex it is.” This one is certainly worth a shot. Great value!
3) GLENMORANGIE ORIGINAL ~ $27.99
Single Malt Savvy praises this one: get ready for citrus and fruit! We’ll take it. Sign us up.
4) OLD PULTENEY 12 ~ $44.99
For this one, @singlemaltsavvy says to expect “coastal and delicate.” Sounds divine. Pick this one up for a friend or keep it all to yourself.
5) JOHNNIE WALKER BLACK LABEL ~ $34.99
You probably recognize this bottle already. You’ve seen it on shelves everywhere. There’s a reason for that. It’s beloved.
6) TALISKER 10 ~ $54.99
Expect great things from this pick. And to be honest, this one’s good whether you’re new to Scotch or a longtime friend.
Keep Scotch & Carry On
You asked for the best affordable Scotch, and our enthusiasts have answered. We encourage you to purchase and keep your home bar stocked with a few of these bottles. You could even purchase all six for under $300. Once again, join @thescotchgirl, @singlemaltsavvy, and @scotch.boy for more adventures and pours in the world of whisky.
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Scotch cocktails, anyone? Check out our 6 favorites right here!
Finally, what have we missed? We’re hoping that before you peace out, you’ll share your own idea of the best affordable Scotch with us in the comments below. We’re a growing community at Prestige Decanters. Let’s all learn how to drink better together.