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5 Bourbons Under $50 Rated 90 or Above

5 Bourbons Under $50 Rated 90 or Above

May 9, 2017 –––––– Whisky Advocate, , , ,

We've all been there: Bored with our usual bourbon, looking for something new to try, butthen it gets to the end of the month and the budget is busted. Not to worry, however: There are plenty of great wallet-friendly options to be found in theWhisky Advocate Buying Guide, including bottles that have scored 90 points or higher. Check out these fivebourbonsthat will let you drink like a whiskey baron without breaking the bank.

Angel's Envy—$46, 93 points

A newer bourbon that has easily become a classic, finished in a port pipe for silky, creamy fruit notes.

Baker's—$47, 92 points

At 53.5% ABV, you really get your money's worth with this powerful 7 year old bourbon.

1792 Full Proof—$45, 92 points

The "full proof" clocks in at 62.5% ABV, meaning you can drop in a rock or two without worrying about dilution.

Evan Williams Single Barrel 2007 Vintage—$30, 90 points

At about 9 years old, this is true bargain bourbon with strong fruit, mint, and caramel flavors.

Maker's 46—$34, 90 points

If you like standard Maker's, this version adds spices and leather layered on the trademark sweetness.

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