Bourbon Watch: This Bird Has Flown
“I’m breaking your balls, cowboy. I don’t come out of the corner for free.”
Yes, no one is drinking bourbon here. No, this shouldn’t qualify for Bourbon Watch. (Raylan takes a shot first thing in his ransacked apartment; Boyd hits the Elmer T. first thing and then again when he and Ava discuss their Alabama kin.)
But the bottle of Wild Turkey here that is not being poured is labeled— what the hell— Cold Turkey. What is this? They’ve never not used the real Wild Turkey. Did someone get in trouble? Is this a one-time thing? Who put so much detail into the fake label? Will I think about this more than I should?
The Cold Turkey thing is weird and one wonders if they did it PRECISELY to foster this type of obsessive discussion on social media.
Personally my eye was drawn to the bottle of Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale over on the right, which is a thing I have recently been in a torrid love affair with