Month: October 2019

October 29, 2019

Glendronach Highland Whisky with Master Blender Dr. Rachel Barrie

Glendronach Highland Whisky with Master Blender Dr. Rachel Barrie   What we drank: Glendronach 12 Glendronach 15 Glendronach 18 Glendronach Port Wood Glendronach Cask Strength Glendronach Master Vintage 1993 From the Glendronach website: Glendroanch.com SHERRY CASK CONNOISSEURS SINCE 1826 Nestled in the valley of Forgue, deep in the East Highland hills, is The GlenDronach, one of the oldest distilleries in Scotland, creating the finest richly sherried single malts for nearly 200 years. The GlenDronach is […]

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October 25, 2019

Metallica’s Blackened American Whiskey with Master Blender Rob Dietrich

Metallica’s Blackened American Whiskey with Master Blender Rob Dietrich         This week, Rob Dietrich joins Pedro to talk about his new job as Master Blender of Metallica’s American whiskey, Blackened. Rob took over the position after the original Master Blender, Dave Pickerell, was taken from this Earth far too soon; but no more tears! This is literally the most Rock that whiskey has ever experienced! Every cask is “sonically-enhanced” with a special […]

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October 23, 2019

The Spirit Guide Society’s Pedro Shanahan Honors Whiskey Pig’s Founder Dave Pickerell

The Spirit Guide Society is a podcast for whiskey, rum, mezcal, and tequila enthusiasts. It is a conversational platform where brand representatives discuss their favorite drinks. Listeners tune in every Tuesday and Friday to hear discussions about alcohol-related topics. Conversations can range from a brand’s history to the flavoring process of liquor. Twice a week, the creative host Pedro Shanahan pulls from his Shakespearean training and extensive bartending experience to entertain audiences. He shares his […]

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October 22, 2019

Kamiki Japanese Whisky with Serdar Pala

Kamiki Japanese Whisky with Serdar Pala Yoshino Spirits Global Sales Director joins Pedro in the Whiskey Society to chat about Kamiki, a new Japanese whisky on the market. Kamiki hails from the Japanese city of temples, Nara. They are the first and only distillery in the entire world to use Japanese Cedar casks to age their beautiful non-chill filtered whiskies. What we drank: Kamiki Pre-Cedar Finished Whisky (not on the market) Kamiki Maltage Kamiki Intense […]

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October 18, 2019

Treaty Oak Whiskey Distillery with Phillip Dormont

Treaty Oak Whiskey Distillery with Phillip Dormont Head Distiller Phillip Dormont travels to the Whiskey Society all the way from Texas to talk about Treaty Oak Distillery. What we drank: Red Handed Bourbon Ghost Hill Texas Bourbon Red Handed Rye Whiskey Waterloo Gin The Bloody Butcher Red Ale Porter Distillery Exclusive Whiskey From the Treaty Oak Website: DRINK LIKE YOU GIVE A DAMN When what you drink matters, it’s not just about the flavor— it […]

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