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The Bourbon Road is a journey through the culture and community of America's native spirit. Each week we sip on Bourbon while talking with celebrities, musicians, chefs, business owners , industry experts and everyday enthusiasts. If Bourbon makes it better... or even the other way around, then we want to talk about it.

The Bourbon Road is a journey through the culture and community of America's native spirit. Each week we sip on Bourbon while talking with celebrities, musicians, chefs, business owners , industry experts and everyday enthusiasts. If Bourbon makes it better... or even the other way around, then we want to talk about it.
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The Bourbon Road is a journey through the culture and community of America's native spirit. Each week we sip on Bourbon while talking with celebrities, musicians, chefs, business owners , industry experts and everyday enthusiasts. If Bourbon makes it better... or even the other way around, then we want to talk about it.

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502-489-2625


Episodes

23. Big Chief - The 2019 Kentucky State BBQ Festival

9/18/2019
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You'll enjoy following Big Chief as he make his rounds at this year's Kentucky State BBQ Festival. He talks with Steve Coomes, Susan Reigler, Haley Perros, Big Moe Cason and the folks at Peg Leg Porker among many others. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Visit the festival website at http://www.kybbqfestival.com/ Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic furniture...

Duration:00:56:49

22. Boundary Oak Distillery - Brent Goodin Master Distiller

9/11/2019
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Jim and Mike talk bourbon with Brent Goodin from Boundary Oak Distillery. We sip on the well-known Abraham Lincoln bourbon. A few bottles of this bourbon have topped $25,000 in charity auctions. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Visit Boundary Oak Distillery at http://boundaryoakdistillery.com Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic furniture...

Duration:00:50:00

21. Some Big News While Tasting Three Bourbons

9/4/2019
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Jim and Randy drop some breaking news. They discuss changes to The Bourbon Road podcast and what the future holds. We taste three different bourbons from the states of Virginia, Texas and Kentucky while hanging out with our good friend Mike "Big Chief" Hiatt. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic furniture...

Duration:01:04:12

20. Talking Turkey with Bo Garrett of Montgomery Gentry

8/28/2019
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Our guest is Bo Garrett, guitarist for Montgomery Gentry and tour guide at the Wild Turkey Distillery. Bo talks about coming up with Montgomery Gentry. He also talks about leading tours at Wild Turkey. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Follow Bo on Instagram @firebirdbo and @montgomerygentry Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic furniture...

Duration:01:01:56

19. Wilderness Trail - An Authentic Kentucky Bourbon Distillery

8/21/2019
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Our guests are Shane Baker and Pat Heist from Wilderness Trail. We sip on their whiskeys as we chat about the amazing story that led to the creation of Wilderness Trail Distillery. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Find out more about Wilderness Trail at http://wildernesstraildistillery.com/ Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic furniture...

Duration:01:06:23

18. Third Pour - Bourbon Under $20 - Blind Bottle Challenge

8/14/2019
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Jim and Randy host a blind bottle share with their close friends Mike and Brian. Each brings a bottle under $20 shrouded in a brown paper bag. Tastings are done, scores are given. Winner gets his choice from the top shelf and losers drink from the bottom shelf. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic furniture at...

Duration:01:16:02

17. Elizabeth McCall - Assistant Master Distiller at Woodford Reserve

8/7/2019
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Our guest is Elizabeth McCall, Assistant Master Distiller at Woodford Reserve. We chat about her life both at work and at play while sipping on some incredible Woodford products. There is also a special appearance by Chris Morris, Master Distiller. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Thanks to Woodford Reserve for sponsoring this episode. Find out more about Woodford Reserve and their amazing products at...

Duration:01:08:50

16. Mark Klein - Comedian - The Funny Side of Bourbon

7/31/2019
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Our guest is Mark Klein, comedian and self proclaimed bourbon aficionado. Mark talks about his comedy, history and horse racing. Jim and Randy sip on a little Michter's Toasted Bourbon and Peerless Bourbon. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Find out more about Mark at http://corpjester.com/ Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic furniture...

Duration:00:59:35

15. Brian Haara - Bourbon Justice: How Whiskey Law Shaped America

7/24/2019
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Our guest is Brian Haara, author of Bourbon Justice. We discuss why bourbon is uniquely qualified to tell the story of our American History. They sip on the BBC Fusion #1 and Heaven Hill Bottled in Bond. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Find out more about Brian at https://brianhaara.com/ Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic furniture at...

Duration:01:18:35

14. Whiskey River - Good Music and Good Bourbon

7/17/2019
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Jim and Randy sit down with Cole and April from Whiskey River to drink some Weller 107 and talk about their music. We discus their military service and how they met. They surprise us with a really special Four Roses cocktail for the second pour. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Find out more about Whiskey River at https://whiskeyriver.live/ Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their...

Duration:01:14:43

13. Bourbon Air Tours - A New Way to Visit the Bourbon Distilleries

7/10/2019
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In this episode, Jim and Randy sit down with Terry Welshans, owner of Bourbon Air Tours in Bardstown Kentucky. We sip on two expressions of Rebel Yell while talking about his service to our country in Vietnam as well as his booming distillery air tour business. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic furniture at...

Duration:01:00:42

12. Mert's Cakes - The Sweet Taste of Bourbon

7/3/2019
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Jim and Randy spend time with Virginia Rankin from Mert's Cakes in Louisville, Kentucky. They sip on Blanton's and Angel's Envy Finished Rye while talking about bourbons and their uses in baking cakes. They also talk about some high profile customers in the bourbon industry. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Thanks to Mert's Cakes for supporting this episode. Find out more about their Spirited Praline Cakes at...

Duration:00:56:55

11. Chris Zaborowski - Barrel Selection Deep Dive and Bourbon Steward Certifications

6/26/2019
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In this episode, Jim and Randy sit down with Chris Zaborowski, co-owner at Westport Whiskey & Wine in Louisville Kentucky. They talk in detail about barrel selections at each of the distilleries. We also talk about the Stave & Thief Bourbon Steward Certifications. We drink barrel selections from Wild Turkey's Kentucky Spirit and Grass Widow. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this...

Duration:01:14:01

10. Third Pour - Blind Bourbon Bottle Share with Our Whiskey Tube Friends

6/19/2019
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Our first "Third Pour" episode is a blind bourbon bottle share challenge with the popular YouTube whiskey channels, "The Mash and Drum Whiskey Room" and "My Bourbon Journey". Also joining us is Dan Trout from the upcoming channel "Dusty Dan's Whiskey Reviews". Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic furniture at...

Duration:02:06:22

9. Bourbon Releases and Listener Questions - Pours include Knob Creek Twice Barreled Rye and Old Maysville Club Rye

6/12/2019
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Jim and Randy talk about some upcoming bourbon releases and address some listener questions. They also review some of the show's past episodes. Jim explains sour mash -vs- sweet mash and Randy finally talks about his moonshining ancestors from Kentucky. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic furniture at https:/logheadshomecenter.com.

Duration:00:46:28

8. Mark & Sherri Carter - Old Carter Whiskey Company, Tasting Includes Bourbon #2, Rye #3 and #4, VOC American 27 Year #9 and #6

6/5/2019
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We talk with Mark and Sherri Carter of the Old Carter Whiskey Company about what it's like to start a Bourbon and Whiskey company. We talk about barrels and blending and much more while sipping on their products. Subscribe to catch every episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Find Old Carter at https://oldcarterwhiskeyco.com Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic furniture at...

Duration:01:17:00

7. Lexington Bourbon Society - Pours Include Knob Creek Rye LBS/Wine+Market Single Barrel Select, Wilderness Trail Rye Bourbon Pick Sample

5/29/2019
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We talk with Lexington Bourbon Society about events, barrel picks and what it's like to be a member of a local bourbon group. Pours include a Knob Creek Rye Barrel Pick and an sneak peak of the new Wilderness Trail Rye Bourbon at barrel proof. Subscribe so you won't miss a single episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Find LBS at lexingtonbourbonsociety.org Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic...

Duration:00:58:13

6. David Jennings - Rare Bird 101, Bourbon Includes Whiskey Bear/LBS Russells, Single Cask Nation Wild Turkey #16-313

5/22/2019
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We talk all things Wild Turkey with David Jennings of Rare Bird 101. We also discuss his up coming book while sipping on the Whiskey Bear/LBS Russells pick and the Single Cask Nation Wild Turkey #16-313 10 year. Subscribe so you won't miss a single episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Find David's blog at rarebird101.com. Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic furniture at logheadshomecenter.com.

Duration:00:58:41

5. Jeff Irish - Bourbon Barrel Rehab, Four Roses SB Select and Glenn's Creek OCD #5

5/15/2019
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We interview Jeff Irish of Bourbon Barrel Rehab. We sip on bourbon while Jeff talks about barrel art and his many bourbon friends. Featured pours are Four Roses SB Select and Glenn's Creek OCD #5. Subscribe so you won't miss a single episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Find the Bourbon Barrel rehab at bourbonbarrelrehab.com. Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more about their fine rustic furniture at...

Duration:01:03:57

4. Noah Glanville - Pit Barrel Cooker, W.B. Saffell Bourbon and Booker's Backyard BBQ

5/8/2019
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We interview Noah Glanville, President of Pit Barrel Cooker Company and Iraq War Veteran. We sip on bourbon while Noah talks about his youth, returning from the war and his successful company. Featured pours are W.B. Saffell and Bookers Backyard BBQ. Subscribe so you won't miss a single episode. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @thebourbonroad. Find the Pit Barrel Cooker Company at pitbarrelcooker.com. Thanks to LogHeads Home Center for supporting this episode. Find out more...

Duration:01:13:27