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Buffalo Trace announces the 2021 Antique Collection (with one major missing piece), plus updates from Google and NOMOS watches.

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As any Gear Patrol reader will tell you, there's nothing quite like a hyped-up whiskey release. Whether Scotch or Bourbon, domestic or shipped in from abroad, it's become very clear to this humble writer that our readers definitely have a penchant for sipping on the best the market has to offer. One of the most beloved brands in the space, Buffalo Trace, has revealed the 2021 edition of its high-profile Antique Collection — only this time, it's missing a key member. For more on one of the most desired whiskey drops of the year (on top of updates in the tech, watches and style spaces), read on down below. As always, this is Today in Gear.

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George T. Stagg is noticeably absent in Buffalo Trace's 2021 Antique Collection.
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Buffalo Trace

The release of Buffalo Trace's Antique Collection is a big deal. Known as BTAC among enthusiasts, the line features some of the brand's most prized bottles. This year, however, George T. Stagg is missing from the lineup — reportedly due to quality issues with the barrels. That said, 2021's Antique Collection is still no slouch, featuring a tight cast of four signature whiskeys that are unlikely to disappoint. Read up on our analysis of 2021's Antique Collection crop down below.


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