Tag: The Spirit Guide Society

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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October 11, 2019

How To Pick Single Barrel Whiskey (and Why You Should!)

How To Pick Single Barrel Whiskey (and Why You Should!) Pedro and Stephanie just returned from Kentucky where they were buying the next batch of single barrels of whiskey for Seven Grand! Upon their return, we realized that while we’ve talked about single barrels on the podcast, we’ve never really dug into why you should seek out single barrel whiskey for yourself! Pedro and Stephanie sit down with Andrew to compare three American whiskies and […]

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October 8, 2019

Erstwhile Mezcal with Yuan Ji

Erstwhile Mezcal with Yuan Ji What do you after you’ve built up a successful anti-trust law practice? If you’re Yuan Ji, you start importing mezcal to your home in Brooklyn! Erstwhile Mezcal bills itself as “Honest mezcal with social mission.” Ji brings her street smarts to the business side of the brand while allowing the Mexican families with generations of experience making mezcal to do what they do best. It’s an incredible story that leads […]

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October 2, 2019

“Exceptional Whisky” Aims to Deliver on Its Promise, The Spirit Guide Society’s Pedro Shanahan Hears from Distiller Don Sutcliffe in Podcast Interview

An exceptional whisky experience demands Exceptional Whisky, Don Sutcliffe tells The Spirit Guide Society’s Pedro Shanahan in the latest in a series of podcasts designed to inform listeners about the latest trends in the world of spirits. The Spirit Guide Society promotes education and enlightenment about various liquors so that whiskey enthusiasts can be better informed while they imbibe. A new podcast episode is available every Tuesday and Friday. Sutcliffe, a 35-year industry veteran, joined […]

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September 20, 2019

Whistle Pig Rye Whiskey #2 with Blaine Adams

For fans of Rye Whiskey, the only name more synonymous with the style than Whistle Pig is the man who made it, Dave Pickerell. Sadly, we lost Dave back in November of 2018 and, while this isn’t Whistle Pig’s first appearance in the Spirit Guide Society, it’s the first since Dave’s passing. Pedro is joined by Whistle Pig Ambassador Blaine Adams to honor Dave in the best way that we know how, by drinking his […]

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