Tag: The Spirit Guide Society

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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November 1, 2019

Hacienda de Bañuelos Mezcal with Josh Allen

This is a fascinating case study, Dram Fam. Hacienda de Bañuelos Mezcal is made with 100% Blue Weber Agave. You might be asking us, “Hey, wouldn’t that make this a tequila?” and normally you’d be right, but our guest, Josh Allen, is here to explain why this delicious brand can’t be called tequila. But what’s in a name? Hacienda de Bañuelos Mezcal is delicious and worthy of a place in your home bar! Press play […]

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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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