Month: January 2019

January 29, 2019

Vodka with Eric Kozlik (of the Modern Bar Cart Podcast)

Vodka with Eric Kozlik (of the Modern Bar Cart Podcast) Vodka has been the butt of several jokes on this podcast, but there’s no denying that it is a spirit that many people love. We here at the Spirit Guide Society, however, were curious as to what it is that separates the good vodka from the bad. To help answer this question, we’re crossing the streams with Eric Kozlik’s Modern Bar Cart podcast. He’s done […]

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January 25, 2019

Wild Turkey’s Whiskey Barons with Benny Hurwitz

Wild Turkey’s Whiskey Barons with Benny Hurwitz Wild Turkey, best known for its 101 label, has a rich history behind it; it is with that history in mind that the Whiskey Barons line was born. This line looks to the past and recreates whiskey blends that, while predating the Wild Turkey line, still have strong lineage to the brand. These bourbons are not to be missed and should become a part of your home bar […]

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January 22, 2019

Dewar’s Scotch Whisky with Gabe Cardarella

Dewar’s Scotch Whisky with Gabe Cardarella Although Dewar’s is a blended Scotch, it played a major part in the history of whiskey in America. Gabe Carterela joins us to taste us through four of their delicious marks that successfully defy the notion that Dewar’s is “your granddad’s whiskey!” As one of the oldest blended Scotch labels, these whiskey pioneers didn’t get to be a powerhouse in the whiskey world without making some darn good whiskey! […]

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January 18, 2019

Rogue Spirits with Dewey Weddington

Rogue Spirits with Dewey Weddington Often times, a great beer makes a great whiskey! In the case of Rogue Ale & Spirits, these brewers turned distillers have blended the best of those two worlds (pun intended!). Dewey Weddington, Rogue’s Director of Spirits, joins us to share selections from their line and, in a rare treat for the whiskey society, pair their Dead Guy Ale with their Dead Guy Whiskey; the two begin their lives as […]

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January 15, 2019

Powers Irish Whiskey with Michael Carr

Powers Irish Whiskey with Michael Carr If you haven’t heard of Powers Irish Whiskey, perhaps you should spend some more time Ireland; it is the best selling whiskey in the entire country! Michael Carr, Powers’ Global Brand Ambassador, and the man who helped found the Irish whiskey museum, joins us to tell the story of this centuries old brand. Be sure to stick around til the end of the podcast for one of the most […]

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