This week, I’m kicking off the third(!) season of the Bit by a Fox Podcast with one one of my all time favorites – Diplomático Rum from Venezuela.
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Brent Elliott is the Master Distiller behind one of the most iconic bourbon brands in the world – Four Roses Bourbon. This week on the Bit by a Fox Podcast, we got to chat about the dramatic journey that Four Roses has had since 1888(!), how they were one of the few distilleries in America to survive Prohibition, and how Seagrams nearly destroyed the brand in the 1950s. I also got a chance to taste the “Fourth Rose” in their lineup – Four Roses Small Batch Select.
Sean Harrison joined Plymouth Gin 25 years ago as Assistant Manager and is now the Master Distiller and keeper of one of the oldest and iconic gin recipes that has been passed down verbally to every Master Distiller since 1793.
In honor of the Kentucky Derby tomorrow, for this week’s Bit by a Fox Podcast, I spoke with ELIZABETH MCCALL, the newly named ASSISTANT MASTER DISTILLER at the “Official Bourbon of the Kentucky Derby” – WOODFORD RESERVE. We spoke about her trajectory from psychology student to sensory scientist and Master Taster, to one of the youngest female distillers in […]