The Liquor Store Podcast

The Liquor Store Podcast

Episode 12: New Riff Distilling With Jay Erisman

On the show this week Matt & JIll sit down with co-owner and “whiskey man” Jay Erisman from New Riff Distilling. Tune in to hear all about their story and how they make their bourbon.  Check out this episode!

Episode 11: $7000 bottle of Tequila before noon...inside the world of Patron Spirits

On the show this week’s show we are joined by Stephen Halpin, manager of trade, education, and mixology at Patron Spirits. We are talking 100% Patron. In this episode, Stephen tells us the story of the Patron brand and discusses their entire line up, including a tasting of a $7,000 bottle of tequila.       […]

Episode 9: The Bourbon Nerds

Recorded live at BRL’s Cask Strength store in Greenwood during their Bourbon Lottery, Matt is joined by the bourbon nerds to talk about… you guessed it, bourbon.  Check out this episode!

Episode 10: The Tailgating Episode

In this episode, Matt and Jill are joined by Adam Quirk, Co-Founder & CEO at Cardinal Spirits to talk tailgating drinking strategies. Tune in to find out what the best Ready to Drink cocktails, wines, and spirits to bring to your tailgate this season.  Check out this episode!

Episode 8: Old Forester Birthday Bourbon, Parker's Heritage, Jack Daniel's Apple, new Jägermeister Scharf

This week’s episode is a real treat. Originally recorded on George Garvin Brown’s birthday, Matt and Jill celebrate by tasting the 2019 Old Forester Birthday Bourbon, Parker’s Heritage, Jack Daniel’s Apple, and new J├Ągermeister Scharf. Happy belated birthday George Garvin Brown, cheers! Check out this episode!

Episode 7: A Conversation With A Wine Importer

Matt is off this week so Jill is in charge and you know what that means…we’re talking about wine! Listen in to hear Mike Kotrady from  Kysela Pere et Fils Imports talk about all things wine importing, impending tariffs, and changing interstate commerce laws. PLUS we’re tasting a couple of wines, a 2018 Jean Reverdy […]

Episode 6: Talking Beer With Jennifer Yuengling

On this week’s show, Matt is joined by Jennifer Yuengling, vice president of operations at D.G. Yuengling & Son, the oldest operating brewing company in America! Check out this episode!

Episode 5: The Best Indiana Bourbon

This week we are joined by Jason Fruits, distiller and owner at Old 55 Distillery, one of the few true field to bottle distilleries in the world located in Newton, IN. Tune in to geek out about corn and find out why Matt thinks that Old 55 is the BEST estate whiskey in the state.  […]

Episode 4: The Secrets of St. Elmo Steakhouse With Craig Huse & Bryn Jones

On the show this week we are joined by Craig Huse, the President and Co-Owner of the world famous St. Elmo Steakhouse and Bryn Jones, their VP of Marketing. Tune in to hear the guys taste and talk about the release of their brand new bourbon based on the signature Elmo Cola. Plus you’ll hear […]

Episode 3: Bloomington Brewing Company founder Jeff Mease

Join us this week with our first guest on the Liquor Store Podcast, Jeff Mease, Founder of Bloomington Brewing Company, Pizza X and Lennie’s. Check out this episode!

Episode 2: The 7 Best Bourbons in the World and Wine in A Can

Matt and Jill are back after the Labor Day Weekend (arguably the weakest of holidays according to Matt) and tell us what THEY are REALLY drinking.   Matt talks about 7 best bourbons in the world that you can actually find on the shelf right now and Jill goes all in on canned wines. […]

Episode 1: Pappy & White Claw

Matt and Jill in their first Liquor Store Podcast chat Pappy, White Claw, celebrity brands, and the best wine to drink at weddings. Check out this episode!