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August 12, 2019

From Texas to Niigata: The Spirit Guide Society Showcases the Differences Between Eastern and Western Whiskies

Guiding a live audience through a flight of specialty whiskies, The Spirit Guide Society’s host Pedro Shanahan shares the distinctive flavors and processes of major Eastern and Western distillers. The two podcast episodes feature guest appearances by Winston Edwards of Balcones Distilling and Devin Hawley of Shinobu and Kujira Distilleries. Pedro Shanahan is the bridge between representatives from some of the world’s most celebrated distilleries and The Spirit Guide Society’s eager audiences. Each week, Shanahan sits […]

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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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July 15, 2019

The Spirit Guide Society’s Pedro Shanahan Shares Insight into the History of Alcohol in Weekly Podcast

The Spirit Guide Society podcasts educate listeners on topics such as the historical context of alcohol, what gives various alcohol types their distinctive flavor, and which top spirit providers to buy from. Recently, Pedro Shanahan sat down with Jenn Lane Oakley of Del Maguey to learn about their efforts to bring artisanal mezcal to the United States. For years, The Spirit Guide Society has hosted the biggest international brands in whiskey, rum, tequila, and mezcal to teach enthusiasts […]

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