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And the Award Goes To – Bourbon Podcast #10

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The 10th episode of the Bourbon & Banter podcast And the Award Goes To… - is now available for your listening (and drinking) pleasure. Hit the restart button on 2021 by joining us for a super-sized episode complete with everything you need to #DrinkCurious. 

This episode brings you the latest whiskey news, including an earth-shattering reveal of a new triple cask product on the way from Buffalo Trace. There's some Bourbon IQ to help boost your knowledge so you can correct the asshat trying to sell you that bottle of Two Stars. We debut a new segment called Bourbon Built which features Los Angeles entrepreneur Wen Yeh, who's bar neat. embraces the #DrinkCurious philosophy. Wen joins us as we taste some whiskeys from Lost Spirits and we'll just say...urine for a treat there (listen, you'll get the joke). Everything is wrapped up tidy with Bourbon Bullshit, where you'll find out who wins the award for what's pissing us off the most this month. 

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As the most honest podcast in bourbon, we don't pull any punches and we tell it like we see it. If you've been searching for a bourbon podcast that provides honest reviews, to the point information, and doesn't take itself too seriously – welcome home! 

 Here's a complete breakdown of Episode 10 – And the Award Goes To: 

  • Whiskey News (7:37) 
  • BourbonIQ (28:07) 
  • Bourbon Built (42:14) 
  • Lost Spirits Tasting (51:05) 
  • Bourbon Bullshit (1:13:26) 

Don't be that person that only listens to part of the show. We know where you live and we can be there faster than Cleveland Whiskey ages their spirits. We politely ask that you listen to the whole show, so you can be the one with all the info for your evening Zoom cocktail hour. 

Are you ready? Pour yourself a drink, get comfortable, and listen to episode #10 using the player above or via your favorite podcast player. 

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We sure hope you enjoyed episode #10 of the official Bourbon & Banter podcast and that you'll consider sharing it with your friends. We'd love to hear what you think in the comments below or by sending us an email via our podcast email address.

Have a great weekend and remember to stay safe while you're spreading the bourbon gospel and learning to #drinkcurious.

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Patrick Garrett, "Pops" as he's known to his friends, is the founder of Bourbon & Banter, LLC and claims the title of Chief Drinking Officer (CDO). A long-time marketing professional and photographer, Pops hopes to use his professional experience and love of Bourbon to spread the Bourbon Gospel and help everyone realize the therapeutic power of having a good drink with friends. Read Patrick's full profile.

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The fifteen months Bob Bennett spent living in Lebanon, KY, as a child may have laid the groundwork for what would happen years later (something in the water…literally). Originally from Corning, NY, he grew up in a household where happy hour was celebrated every night. Surprisingly, Bennett didn’t start drinking until he was 23 years old. He quickly made up for lost time, gravitating to bourbon as his preferred libation immediately, and proudly filled the bar that was passed down from his father. In the years that followed, not only did he develop a deeper appreciation for bourbon, but began to cherish the opportunity to talk about the spirit he has grown to love. As the Artistic Director for Jazz St. Louis, Bennett has become the unofficial bourbon ambassador of jazz, spreading the gospel of good taste to musicians everywhere. It also helps endear him to the St. Louis community, which is needed, as bleeding Dodger Blue tends to rub those Cardinal fans the wrong way.
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