Month: May 2019

May 31, 2019

Riazul Tequila and Riauzelno Mezcal with Inaki Orozco

Riazul Tequila and Riauzelno Mezcal with Inaki Orozco Riazul/Riazulaeno owner Inaki Orozco has said that tequila is in his blood. He grew up around agave and had access to his family’s tequila at anytime he wanted, but felt the need to start a brand that matched his taste and quality. He joins us to talk about his tequila and mezcal made from the agave that he planted and harvested with his own hands. — What […]

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May 28, 2019

Wyoming Whiskey with David DeFazio

Wyoming Whiskey with David DeFazio When Wyoming Whiskey was founded, its only goal was to be the most Wyoming that a whiskey could be. Co-founder David DeFazio teamed up with Brad and Kate Mead, two cattle ranchers who spent their entire lives in the state, to create this fantastic bourbon that serves its namesake well. Mr. DeFazio joins us on this podcast to chat about their history and why they don’t have a rye whiskey […]

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May 24, 2019

Dictador Rum with Diego Quintaro

Dictador Rum with Diego Quintaro Dictador Rum 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 rums that pair beautifully with a cigar. Diego Qunitaro joins us at Caña Rum Bar, traveling all the way to Los Angeles from Columbia to talk to us about this delicious spirit. — What we drank: […]

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May 21, 2019

Old Pultney Scotch Whisky with Miles Thompson

Old Pultney Scotch Whisky with Miles Thompson Hailing from the Far North of Scotland, Old Pultney was founded in 1826 in the small fishing town of Wick where it was given the nickname “the maritime malt.” Today, it is imported into the United States by International Beverage Holdings Limited. Miles Thompson, a true Scotsman from Edinburgh, joins us to talk about the brand and it’s affection for “Unicorn Bottles.” — What we drank: Old Pultney […]

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May 17, 2019

Tequila Don Nacho with Averado Santana

Tequila Don Nacho with Averado Santana Ignacio Hernandez Gutierrez, better known as Nacho, spent three decades growing agave and facilitating tequila production before creating a spirit under his own name. It was then, in 2003, that Tequila Don Nacho, was born. Averado Santana joins us to talk about how this internationally beloved spirits has recently made its way to the United States. — What we drank: Tequila Don Nacho Blanco Tequila Don Nacho Reposado Tequila […]

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