Party season is over and it's time to replace the usual suspects. You and your new bar can enjoy a little one-on-one time without the pressure of over-hyped spirits. The following recommendations come from The Spirit, so I cannot be held responsible for matters of taste. I welcome recommendations for any spirit, as I'm an equal opportunity taster.
You're out of Grey Goose:
Replace it with: Tito's Vodka
You're out of: Tanqueray
Replace it with: Death’s Door Gin
You're out of: Captain Morgan
Replace it with: The Lash Spiced Rum
You're out of: Jim Beam or Jack Daniel's
Replace it with: Evan Williams Single Barrel 2001
You're out of: Patrón
Replace it with: Milagro Select Barrel Reserve Blanco
You're out of: Scotch
Replace it with: More of your Scotch
Read more about these selections on The Spirit.