American Whiskey Podcast
By Joe Bartucca
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American history is filled with anecdotes centered around whiskey. In the American Whiskey Podcast we aim to shed a little knowledge on this bourbon filled past and hopefully give you a few nuggets to share at the bar or at your next whiskey club meeting. We'll also do a whiskey tasting in every episode with notes and a review.
||CleanThe Birth of Bourbon - American Whiskey Podcast||In this episode we are going to talk about the birth of bourbon. Up until now in our historical whiskey journey, we’ve talked about early american whiskey that was primarily unaged. But at what point did they start putting this unaged whiskey into...||10/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Genesis of American Whiskey - American Whiskey Podcast||Welcome to the American Whiskey Podcast where we talk about the intersection of American history and American whiskey. This time around we are going to talk about the Genesis of American whiskey. The first time corn was ever distilled into an alcohol...||9/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Whiskey Rebellion - American Whiskey Podcast||In this episode we are talking about the Whiskey Rebellion. The whiskey excise tax of 1791 was part of Alexander Hamilton’s plan to get the country out of debt. This played out to the tune of men being tarred and feathered and the only time a...||9/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPresidents of the Whiskey States - American Whiskey Podcast||This week we are going to have a truly presidential episode focusing on the past presidents of the United States that loved whiskey. Some of these presidents had a bigger cellar than others, but very few had an empty one. We’ll start with the...||9/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAbraham Lincoln Has Whiskey in His Blood - American Whiskey Podcast||This week we are going to talk about Abraham Lincoln. Oh, yes, that amazing president who ended the civil war and abolished slavery. What some of you may not know is that Abraham Lincoln was in fact a teetotaler, who’s dad worked at a distillery,...||9/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAmerica's Native Spirit - American Whiskey Podcast||This week in the American Whiskey Podcast we are going to talk about how bourbon became known as America’s Native Spirit, although that wording is under some debate. It’s in an interesting tale of cutthroat capitalism and a desperate attempt to...||8/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBottled in Bond - American Whiskey Podcast||Many American whiskies carry the Bottled in Bond label, but what does it mean and where does it come from? What influence does that have on the whiskey we drink today? The words “Bottled in Bond” are found scrawled across many labels in the...||8/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Smart, funny, and incredibly informative. Makes me want a dram right now!
Learned a little and it made me thirsty for some whiskey. Very nicely done! I enjoyed it.
Bourbon and Rye
I really liked the intro music. Is it available for download?