Spirit Guide Society

About Us

For over seven years, the biggest spirit brands in the world have been coming into our bars to teach whiskey, rum, tequila and mezcal enthusiasts about the drinks that they love. Now, we’re happy to bring that same level of knowledge and fun to you online as a podcast! Every Tuesday and Friday, Pedro Shanahan will be joined in front of a live audience by the people who know these alcohol brands the best, the ones who make it!

Whiskey

Whiskey

A type of distilled alcoholic beverage made from fermented grain mash.

Rum

Rum

Distilled alcoholic drink made from sugarcane byproducts, such as molasses, or directly from sugarcane juice, by a process of fermentation and distillation.

Tequila

Tequila

A regional distilled beverage and type of alcoholic drink made from the blue agave plant,

Mezcal

Mezcal

A Mexican distilled alcoholic beverage made from any type of agave.

Welcome to

Spirit Guide Society

December 10, 2019

Dictador Rum #2 with Diego Quintaro

We took a little field trip this week to Momed in Atwarter Village to sit down with Diego Quintaro of Dictador Rum. Dictador bills itself as “a dynamic, modern and luxury lifestyle brand that embodies heritage and providence” of Columbia. Their spirits production began over 100 years ago and continues a tradition of delicious, aged […]

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December 3, 2019

Respiral Mezcal with Michael Tesarek

Alex Mazza wanted to make mezcal in the ancestral style; The result was Respiral. We were lucky enough to try FIVE of their marks with delicious notes provided by its distributor, Michael Tesarek.   What we drank: Berta Vasquez Espadin Berta Vasquez Tobala/Tobaziche Aureliano Hernandez Tobala Reina Sanchez Coyote Reina Sanchez Tequilana From the Distributor’s […]

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