Oh, sweet, sweet bourbon.
Even though America’s first native spirit is rum, bourbon has stolen the hearts of Americans from coast to coast. Bourbon has become one of the most versatile spirits, great sipped neat and in cocktails—from the refreshing Mint Julep, the spirituous Manhattan to all the modern classics that are being churned out daily all over the country.
Bourbon lovers have a large selection of brands to choose from. What if you’re a bourbon newbie? The endless bottles on the shelves can be daunting. Help is on the way! These bottles will make sure you start your bourbon journey off on the right foot. And priced at under $35, they’ll take the stress off your wallet. You’re welcome.
This piece originally appeared on Liquor.com.