What’s Pouring: Luxco introduces Alias Straight Rye Whiskey plus Lone River launches Ranch Rita and Spiceology & Maker’s Mark partner up

Luxco introduces Alias Straight Rye Whiskey which pays tribute to country’s early female distilling pioneers plus Lone River Beverage Co. launches new margarita style beverage Ranch Rita and Spiceology, Maker’s Mark 46 reimagine family recipes with four new spice blends.

Q&A with Castle & Key

In this Q&A, we chat with Castle & Key Distillery’s Head Blender Brett Connors. Brett talks about how his role has evolved at Castle & Key, what a head blender does, how his art history degree came into play at the distillery, the long and amazing history of the site, their Restoration Rye, their first bourbon releases, what’s next and more.

Jon Wolfe on Juan Lobo Tequila, his latest album and staying busy

Country artist Jon Wolfe joins us to talk about his tequila Juan Lobo Tequila, getting involved in the tequila industry, his many hobbies beyond music, going from a finance degree to the oil fields to the stage, his latest album Dos Corazones, what he loves about touring and more. Plus, Kevin Patterson joins us for Tasting Notes to talk about craft beer and the perfect pairings for grilling season.

What’s Pouring: ‘Happy Place’ lager to help celebrate 50 years of Kings Island plus Freddie Noe named master distiller at Beam and Post Meridiem expands lineup

Happy Place Golden Lager from Platform Beer is on tap for Kings Island’s 50th Anniversary celebration while Freddie Noe was announced as 8th Generation Master Distiller at James B. Beam Distilling and Post Meridiem is adding two new cocktails to its lineup.

Dane Louis on his OnlyFans Fan Club, growing up in Iowa & new music

Country artist Dane Louis joins us to talk about growing up in Iowa, moving to Nashville, his dog Otis, the OnlyFans Fan Club, a crazy photoshoot, his latest single Whiskey Wears Off, how he finds inspiration for writing and more. Plus, 911Bourbon joins us for Tasting Notes to talk about how to spot a bourbon scam.