Billy DeMora, the world's most superstitious Buckeye fan, returns for a third outrageous visit to Whiskey Business. Luckily he brings his own booze, a bottle of hard to find Wilderness Trail craft bourbon.
Whiskey Biz keeps it in the family with Producer, Greg Hansberry and Director, John Whitney. They talk about what they thought they would be as kids and where they are today. They reminisce over a bottle of Weller Antique 107.
Dino sits with Genti Koci, owner of Opa Tavern and Grill, which boasts over 200 whiskies on hand. In addition to whiskey business, they talk about the shrinking work ethic and the sometimes unfortunate power of social media. They share a bottle of Jameson's Black Barrel Irish Whiskey.
As we enjoy some summer R&R, enjoy this favorite episode from the Whiskey Business archives where we celebrate two of America's favorite pastimes...baseball and getting drunk. It's not unusual to come up with some far fetched ideas after a bottle of whiskey (or two). Dino's guest this week not only came up with a whiskey fueled idea, but he is actually following through with it. Accountant Chuck Lombardo has set off to visit every major league baseball park in the country. Chuck shares...
In February of 2017 comedian Dom Irrera (most recently from Showtime's "I'm Dying Up Here") stumbled into the podcast studio followed by a half a dozen wise guys from the Columbus Italian Club. Since our show is on a short summer vacation, enjoy this favorite episode from the Whiskey Business archives... Comedy legend Dom Irrera and Dino take a break from socializing at the local Italian Club to talk shop. Dom opens up about his run on SNL, The Big Lebowski and which beloved icon he hates....
Dino has a one on one with radio icon Kristie Kemper of Qfm 96 and discusses some of the roles she's played over her 30 year career in rock. Recorded live from Brew Brothers at Eldorado Scioto Downs, the two also share a bottle of Breckenridge Bourbon Whiskey.
Dino has a heart to heart chat with his good friend Johnny DiLoretto about the shifts and decisions in life that continue to shape and define who we are. The two share a few pours of a fine bottle of Colonel E.H. Taylor.
Dino helps kick off the 2nd annual Columbus Podcast Festival with this live recording of Whiskey Business. Comedians Dan Swartwout and Jason Banks talk about juggling family and comedy why they try to stomach a pour of Sazerac Rye Whiskey.
Just in time for the Kentucky Derby, Dino interviews horse racing expert, Johnathan Yardley. Live from Brew Brothers at Eldorado Scioto Downs Racino, Johnathan shares a tasty trio of Woodford Reserve bourbons and schools Dino on all things horse racing.
Christina Basham is a member of the United States Bartenders' Guild, she was behind the bar for 14 years, and is now a big shot at Middle West Spirit. It's safe to say she knows her whiskey. Christina joins Dino to celebrate our 50th bottle on Whiskey Business, Michter's Barrel Strength Toasted Rye Whiskey.
They call it Oscar Gold, so why did these winners treat their trophy like a common household figurine? In this Academy Award themed Whiskey Shot Dino shares some of the odd places that past winners have kept Oscar.
Dino is back with your Oscar pool cheat sheet! Film critic George Wolf and GM of Marcus Crosswoods Theater, Alex Neffenger join the show to talk all things Oscar. Who are the favorites? Any Dark horses? What movies should you be sure to check out? All this and more in this episode of Whiskey Business.
Member of the Columbus Curling Club, Jonathan Yardley, explains that with a ton of practice and little bit of booze anyone could make it to the Olympics. Dino shares a bottle of Calumet Farm Single Barrel as the two discuss the difference between a 'rock' and 'on the rocks.'