Tag: Whiskey

April 14, 2020

All Things Maker’s Mark with Johnnie “The Scot” Mundell

We’re practicing Social Distancing and trying to do some good in the world at the same time. Johnnie Mundell, formerly Beam Suntory’s Japanese Whisky Ambassador, is now here in his new role at Maker’s Mark to talk about the brand, the newly initiated Restaurant Worker’s Relief Fund and some DAMN good bourbon. Help us raise money for the recently unemployed bartenders of Seven Grand and Bar Jackalope. If you have the means, please donate to […]

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February 4, 2020

Warbringer Whiskey with Head Distiller David Brandt & Josh “Warmaster” Barnett

In the age of celebrity whiskey, it’s rare to find a brand whose namesake loves the brown spirit as much as Josh “Warmaster” Barnett. Since he teamed up with Sespe Creek Distillery, he’s been working with Dr. David Brandt to create the Warbringer whiskey. The three whiskies we tasted on today’s episode feature big smokey flavors that put your taste buds in a choke hold (and we meant that in a good way!) What we […]

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January 7, 2020

1792 #2 with Master Distiller Danny Kahn

We were incredibly lucky to catch Danny Kahn, Master Distiller of Barton’s/1792, while he was in Los Angeles! We covered all areas of his expertise, including how he came into his position AND the process behind making 1792 Full Proof, which was just named Best Whiskey in the World by Jim Murray’s Whiskey Bible! What we drank: 1792 Small Batch (10:25) 1792 Single Barrel (17:20) 1792 Bottled in Bond (21:24) 1792 Full Proof (24:00) From […]

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December 24, 2019

Maurice Chevalier IV’s Whiskey Vault #2

Just like last year, Hotaling & Co’s Brand Development Manager, Maurice Chevalier, had too many bottles in his personal whiskey collection and decided to share some with the Spirit Guide Society! Join us as be brings in some very special end of the year treats! What we drank:Old Potrero Straight RyeOld Potrero Hoatlaing’s 11 Year Rye WhiskeyLot 40 Canadian RyeGooderham and Worts Four Grain WhiskeyDingle Irish WhiskeyKavalan Distillery SelectNikka 17 Check out our videos from […]

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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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