In this episode I sit down with Nish Patel at the offices of Rocky Patel Premium Cigars. Nish and I smoked the BOLD by Nish Patel during our time together and talked about cigars, food, cocktails and what it's like to work closely with family at one of the biggest cigar companies in the world! Be sure you listen to the entire show because we have some other special guests join us with some funny stories!
WE ARE NOW ALL OVER SWFL! On this Episode Kevin sits down with Guy Clarke and Rafael Feliciano of Food Idea Group to learn about their backgrounds, their company Food Idea Group plus we talk about their big event coming up Sizzle SWFL Restaurant Week.
On this week's episode Kevin sits down with Ryan Morrow, Owner and Head Chef at The Eatery by Ryan. We also talk to Felix Assouline at the Exclusive premier of his new cigar Ego White. And Finally, Kevin gives you an update on some Aficionado Show social media changes and shares some upcoming events in Florida.
On this episode we got to sit down with Ryan Bowen of Palm City Brewing in their tasting room to learn more about this great local brewery. Also, Felix Assouline and Heather Callahan of Felix Assouline Cigars are on the show to tell us how they got started and about their lines of cigars. You will also find out where in SW Florida you can purchase Felix Assouline Cigars!
On this episode during Kevin and Adam's trip to the Drew Estate Cigar Safari in Esteli, Nicaragua Adam got to sit down with the infamous Jessi Flores with Drew Estate Subculture Studios! We also recap our trip to Cigar Safari and as always, share some upcoming events in SW Florida!
In this episode we sit down with Executive Chef, James Pyror and Partner, Brad Cozza of Society, the hot new restaurant and night spot at Bell Tower Shops in Fort Myers. We also speak with Ray Cerbone who is a singer / songwriter and the lead singer of the band The Apocalypse Blues Review.
In this episode we sit down with Fred Malone from Fort Myers Brewing to learn about this amazing brewery in SW Florida. After that, we pair one of Fort Myers Brewing’s seasonal beers - Bubblin’ Crude - with a Tatuaje TAA 2016 cigar. We also talk to Jesus Martinez from the local SW Florida band Roots Almighty and feature their music throughout the show. Finally, we discuss live music and events coming up in SW Florida.
In our inaugural show of The Aficionado Show we have the pleasure of sitting down with Rocky Patel and Nimish Desai of Rocky Patel Premium Cigars to chat. We also discuss upcoming events and live music in SW Florida.