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Opening the Distillery Doors Slowly (Episode 820: May 24, 2020)

As governments start to relax lockdown restrictions in the fight against the Covid-19 virus, some distilleries are slowly starting to...

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Blackened Whiskey Names Rob Dietrich Master Distiller

June 4, 2019 – When Dave Pickerell died suddenly last November on the eve of WhiskyFest San Francisco after a...

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Whiskey & Music with Three Chord Bourbon’s Neil Giraldo (Episode 742: December 2, 2018)

Neil Giraldo is one of music’s “hit makers.” As a musician and producer, he’s worked with some of rock music’s...

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On the Road at Louisville’s Bourbon & Beyond (Episode 727: September 23, 2018)

Severe weather forced Louisville’s annual Bourbon & Beyond music, food, and whiskey festival to end a day earlier than planned,...

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Hard Rock to Hard Liquor as Metallica Plans to Enter Whiskey Business

March 3, 2018 – Musicians and whiskey have always been a natural combination, and as more musicians leverage their personal...

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Preparing for Whisky’s Next Generation (Episode 682: February 25, 2018)

Distillers like to say they’re not making whisky for themselves, but laying it down for future generations. Part of that...

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Episode 586: April 23, 2016

Paul Hletlko is one of the leaders in North America’s craft distilling movement, and the founder of FEW Spirits is...

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Old Pogue, New Pogues…No Problem

July 27, 2015 – There aren’t any Pogues in The Pogues, the Celtic punk rock band that got its start...

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New Whiskies from Tomatin, Tullamore D.E.W., & The Pogues

July 27, 2015 – It’s that time of year when whisky producers start unveiling their new releases for the fall...

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Episode 545: July 25, 2015

The history of Bourbon is filled with enough myths to make a dozen Disney movies, enough crimes for years of...

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