We welcome in Morgan Hancock, founder of the nonprofit Bourbon With Heart, for our Q&A. She talks about how Bourbon with Heart got its start, showcasing art and artists of all kind, the nonprofit's ultimate goal, their current exhibit Barrels of Heart at the Frazier Museum through March 30, how the 20 artists selected for it, their next event Bow Tied Together, getting businesses and brands interested, future events and more.
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What’s Pouring: Woodford Reserve announces new master distiller plus news from Uncle Nearest and Switchback Brewing
Woodford Reserve recently named Elizabeth McCall as Master Distiller, the third in the bourbon brand’s 26-year history, succeeding Chris Morris, who will assume the role of Master Distiller Emeritus. Plus Uncle Nearest launches HBCU initiative and Wai-iti Cat Joins Switchback’s DIPA Lineup.
Dos Primos Tequila Añejo – Neat & Mixed Review
Dos Primos Tequila Añejo is the newest expression from Dos Primos, which was founded by Thomas Rhett and his cousin Jeff Worn. Dos Primos Tequila Añejo is made from hand-harvested 100% blue agave sourced from estates in Los Altos and the valley area of Jalisco, Mexico, and aged for at least 13 months in used bourbon barrels.
Chad Bushnell on his new album, growing up on the ranch and a unicycle
Country artist Chad Bushnell joins us to talk about his love of music from an early age, learning to play the guitar at age 3, growing up on a ranch, being part of the rodeo, his latest music, upcoming album Whiskey to Work and more.
Northwood Cider | Norwood, Ohio
We welcome in Darrin Wilson, co-founder of Northwood Cider (Greater Cincinnati), for our Q&A and Road Trip Series. He talks about how Northwood Cider came to be, why they chose cider, how a student helped him find their location, being part of the community, their approach to cider, being experimental, places to visit nearby and more.
Barrell Bourbon New Year 2023 Review
Barrell Bourbon New Year 2023 Limited Edition is a selection of 5, 6, 7, 8, 10-year-old straight bourbon whiskeys. These whiskies were distilled in 8 different states -- Tennessee, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Wyoming, New York, Texas and Maryland. It comes in at 113.54 proof cask strength bottling and has an MSRP of $90.
Happy Hour with Well Told & Neil Angis
This week’s spotlight is Neil Angis, the co-founder, marketing and design of Well Told. Originally sold under Uncommon Green, a passion project by Brian turned into a fledgling business when he brought on friends Dave, Neil and Colin. In the fall of 2012, they created Maps Barware—classic glassware and bar accessories decorated with detailed wraparound city maps—and the rest is history. The company changed its name to Well Told in 2019.
Chase Mitchell on his wild musical journey, new music and family
Country artist Chase Mitchell joins us to talk about his wild journey in music, the importance of his family, his upcoming debut country album, his latest singles, working with Danny Radar, being on tour and more.
Blue Run Spirits | Georgetown, KY
We welcome in Shaylyn Gammon, Blue Run Spirits Whiskey Director, for our Q&A. She talks how she got into the whiskey industry, having a degree in food science, working with a variety of industry legends, what led to her moving from Campari to Blue Run Spirits, what a whiskey director does, what folks can expect from Blue Run, upcoming releases, their new distillery and more.
Colton James on his new EP, Land 4 Heroes and staying busy
Country singer and songwriter Colton James join us to talk about his new EP America, writing personal songs like Ring on Her Finger, working with Jimmy Nichols and the late Kim Tribble, the Land 4 Heroes Lodge, RedSunset Entertainment, where his love of music came from and more