November 6, 2018

Bruichladdich with Trent Simpson

Bruichladdich with Trent Simpson In the realm of peated, single malt scotches, Bruchladdich (pronounced Brooke-Laddie) is a legend. Trent Simpson joined us to walk through some of the greatest hits of this fantastic Islay masterpiece. Before you press play, prepare yourself to get nerdy about some smokey, smokey barrel-finished goodness! — What we drank: Unpeated Classic Laddich Islay Barley Black Art Port Charlotte Octomore 8.1 — Follow us: — “Samba Isobel” […]

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October 30, 2018

Hibiki Harmony Deconstructed with Johnnie “The Scot” Mundell

Hibiki Harmony Deconstructed with Johnnie “The Scot” Mundell Hibiki truly sets the standard for Japanese whiskey. Today, we were joined by the incomparable Johnnie “The Scot” Mundell who deconstructed the five main whiskies that make up the Hibiki Harmony blend. It was a truly Harmonious occasion! — What we drank: Hibiki Harmony — Follow us: — “Samba Isobel” Kevin MacLeod ( Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

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October 26, 2018

Burnside with Mel Heim

Burnside with Mel Heim When it comes to having an original approach to blended whiskies, Mel Heim is in a category all her own. Her love of craft spirits and barrel woods has led her to turn Burnside into one of the most beautifully unique spirits on the market. Mel was also nice enough to discuss why her general love of the blending craft led Burnside’s parent company, Eastside Distilling, to become one of the […]

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October 12, 2018

Rum vs. Whiskey: Bailey Prior and Fred Minnick

Rum vs. Whiskey: Bailey Prior and Fred Minnick Six time Emmy Award winner and Founder of The Real McCoy Rum, Bailey Prior and Author/Journalist Fred Minnick, (Bourbon Curious, Rum Curious, Bourbon+ Magazine) join Pedro for a friendly debate between the Rum and Whiskey. They’ll discuss all the ways that Rum has the historical edge and how the Revolutionary War was actually a major catalyst to Whiskey gaining prominence in America! Who says drinking can’t teach you history? […]

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