Month: July 2019

July 30, 2019

William Grant & Sons’ Rum Finished Whiskies with Jennifer Wren

William Grant & Sons’ Rum Finished Whiskies with Jennifer Wren This episode is a wonderful meeting of two different worlds. Jennifer Wren joins us at Caña Rum Bar to taste us through some of the whiskies offered by William Grant & Sons (Parent Company of Balvenie, Glenfiddich, etc.) that are finished in rum casks. She also brought a few special surprises that you won’t hear about anywhere else, so follow her on Instagram (@thejenniferwren) and say thank […]

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July 26, 2019

History of the Agave with Robin Chopra

History of the Agave with Robin Chopra   Strap yourself in, kids! This is going to be a wild ride! On this episode, Robin Chopra returns to the Mezcal Collective, but because he’s already talked to us on the podcast about the whole line of Tequila Partida, he created a whole NEW education about the evolution of the modern mezcal and tequila that we know and loveIn addition to two marks from Partida, he brought […]

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July 23, 2019

Ardbeg Islay Whisky with Travis Tidwell

Ardbeg Islay Whisky with Travis Tidwell   Travis Tidwell (@teee_ravis) comes back to the Whiskey Society on this episode to chat about Ardbeg and launch the Ardbeg Drum, the first whisky from the distillery finished in rum casks. It’s an episode so full of peaty deliciousness, you’ll taste it through the power of the internet! What we drank: Ardbeg Ten Year Single Malt Scotch Whisky Ardbeg An Oa Ardbeg Uigeadail Ardbeg Corryvreckan Ardbeg Drum From […]

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July 19, 2019

Woodinville Whiskey with Anthony Storwick

Woodinville Whiskey with Anthony Storwick   What we drank: Woodinville Straight Bourbon Whiskey Woodinville 100% Rye Whiskey Woodinville Double Barrel Blended Whiskey [Distillery Exclusive} Woodinville Bourbon Finished in Port Barrels [Distillery Exclusive} Woodinville 100% Rye Cask Strength Whiskey [Distillery Exclusive} From the Distillery Website: The story of Woodinville doesn’t begin with a 100-year-old recipe or generations of family distillers. It begins with two best friends and a dream. The dream is to make the greatest […]

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July 18, 2019

The Spirit Guide Society’s Pedro Shanahan Explores Single Malt and Single Cask Whiskies in Podcast Series

Through The Spirit Guide Society’s twice-weekly podcasts, listeners learn about the rich history behind some of the world’s most iconic liquors and get insider information from alluring spirit spokespersons. Recently, host Pedro Shanahan sat down with reps from Glenfiddich, Kavalan Distillery, and Single Cask Nation to learn more about their specialty liquors and what separates them from the competition. Pedro Shanahan––quirky, whimsical, knowledgeable––leads discussions each week on The Spirit Guide Society’s podcasts and invites representatives from […]

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