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  • Whiskey Wednesdays: Richard "The Nose" Paterson from The Dalmore
    Whiskey Wednesdays: Richard "The Nose" Paterson from The Dalmore

    Join the Whiskey Hotline and 3rd generation Master Distiller Richard "The Nose" Paterson for an exploration of The Dalmore single malts.

     

  • Discover Beaujolais
    Discover Beaujolais

    Travel with us for a few minutes to Beaujolais. Settled in the rolling hills just south of Burgundy, it’s a region immensely appreciated by a few (mostly those who work in wine) and undiscovered (or misunderstood) by many. In short, I’m crazy about it, and you should be too.

  • Barrel to Bottle: Smoke 'Em If You Got 'Em
    Barrel to Bottle: Smoke 'Em If You Got 'Em

    The Barrel to Bottle Crew is looooooooong overdue for this episode. Luckily, we've got someone to guide us through this unexplored category; Binny's Buyer Jack Spethman. Jack takes us through the basics, including some tips for cutting and smoking. Then Pat and Roger run through a few sticks that Jack gave them to sample. Also, a listener Q&A about how to pair with spirits. 

  • Hendrick's Gin Virtual Tasting with Master Distiller Lesley Gracie
    Hendrick's Gin Virtual Tasting with Master Distiller Lesley Gracie

    Join the Whiskey Hotline and Hendrick's Gin Master Distiller Lesley Gracie for a virtual tasting. We'll of course be talking about the unorthodox botanical blend of the classic Hendrick's and will also taste their latest innovations.Join the Whiskey Hotline and Hendrick's Gin Master Distiller Lesley Gracie for a virtual tasting. We'll of course be talking about the unorthodox botanical blend of the classic Hendrick's and will also taste their latest innovations.

  • St. George Spirits Virtual Tasting
    St. George Spirits Virtual Tasting

    Join the Whiskey Hotline and St. George Spirits distillers Lance Winters and Dave Smith for a virtual tasting with one of the oldest craft distilleries in the country, St. George from Alameda, CA

     

  • Barrel to Bottle: You Don't Know Jackfruit
    Barrel to Bottle: You Don't Know Jackfruit

    It's You Don't Know Jackfruit, the Barrel to Bottle game show. Your contestants this week are Pat, Chris and Greg, who go head to head taking on the hardest fruit questions presented by your host, Roger. Fruit notes are frequent descriptors in the world of wine, spirits and beer. But why do your favorite beverages have these tasting notes? Play along and see how you stack up against the Barrel to Bottle team. It's You Don't Know Jackfruit, the Barrel to Bottle game show.

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