Tag: alcohol

December 17, 2019

Syd Wilder: Whiskey for Beginners

Syd Wilder (@SydWilder) joins us in the Bar Jackalope to learn about whisk(e)y while talking about her life as an actress/model/producer in Los Angeles! We learn about what it takes to achieve digital fame while convincing her that there’s better whiskey than what she drank when she was 14! Be sure to follow her journey on her podcast @GirlInstarupted. What we drank: Compass Box Hedonism Glendronach 12 Russel’s Reserve Seven Grand Single Barrel  

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December 10, 2019

Dictador Rum #2 with Diego Quintaro

We took a little field trip this week to Momed in Atwarter Village to sit down with Diego Quintaro of Dictador Rum. Dictador 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.   What we drank: Dictador 12 Dictador 20 Dictador XO  

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December 3, 2019

Respiral Mezcal with Michael Tesarek

Alex Mazza wanted to make mezcal in the ancestral style; The result was Respiral. We were lucky enough to try FIVE of their marks with delicious notes provided by its distributor, Michael Tesarek.   What we drank: Berta Vasquez Espadin Berta Vasquez Tobala/Tobaziche Aureliano Hernandez Tobala Reina Sanchez Coyote Reina Sanchez Tequilana From the Distributor’s website: sacredthirstselections.com/rezpiral About Berta: Berta Vazquez is a rarity in the world of mezcal. She is a woman running her […]

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November 19, 2019

Rums of Puerto Rico with Ramon Diaz and Federico J. Hernandez

Today we’re joined by the GLOBAL Brand Ambassador for Rums of Puerto Rico to talk about how you can help rebuild Puerto Rico by purchasing rum! (We’re not kidding!) Ramon Diaz joins Pedro and Erbin at Caña Rum Bar to talk about four of the marks he represents. Also, Fede Hernandez of The Rum Lab joins us to talk about his role helping produce the Rums of Puerto Rico tour!   What we drank: Trigo […]

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November 5, 2019

Paul John Indian Whisky #2 with Koray Özdemir

The Whisky Monster is back! Our friend Koray Özdemir returns to the Whiskey Society to Launch TWO new whiskies from Paul John.     What we drank: Paul John Nirvana [LAUNCH] Paul John Christmas Edition [LAUNCH] Paul John Brilliance Paul John Bold Paul John Classic Paul John Kanya Paul John Mars Orbiter Paul John Peated From the Paul John website: pauljohnwhisky.com OUR STORY We don’t believe in competition, we believe in conquests. The sheer beauty […]

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