Season Two

Log Still, the Dant Family, and New Hope
Log Still, the Dant Family, and New Hope

Special Guests Wally Dant and Charles Dant help give insight into New Hope's fall from whiskey stronghold and we talk about their new project Log Still Distillery.

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The Making of a Whiskey Ghost Town
The Making of a Whiskey Ghost Town

From Pottinger's Creek came one of the great centers of bourbon whiskey - a place that has been lost to time and circumstance.

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Whisky or Whiskey? The Great Spelling Controversy
Whisky or Whiskey? The Great Spelling Controversy

Why do some bottles say whiskey and others say whisky? Learn the history and discover which one is correct.

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The Unsolved Mysteries of Donald Johnston and Grace Gow
The Unsolved Mysteries of Donald Johnston and Grace Gow

Exploring the unsolved accidents or maybe crimes that occurred at Laphroaig and Glenturret Distilleries.

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The Father of Bourbon
The Father of Bourbon

Why we ask this question and tracing the roots of the Reverend Elijah Craig.

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Towser and the Legend of the Mouser
Towser and the Legend of the Mouser

I also head to Glenturret Distillery in Perthshire, Scotland to ask questions about the most famous and prolific distillery cat of them all, Towser.

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How Did Bourbon Get Its Name? (Part 2)
How Did Bourbon Get Its Name? (Part 2)

Chasing the origins of the name bourbon to Bourbon Street, New Orleans.

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How Did Bourbon Get Its Name?
How Did Bourbon Get Its Name?

One of the great mysteries in the world of whiskey. Hear the the background on two possible theories.

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Tongue Map and How We Taste Whisky
Tongue Map and How We Taste Whisky

False facts are all around us. And one that has been with us for almost 80 years is the "tongue map." That little visual we were shown in our textbooks as children is not quite as true as we've been led to believe.

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Lindores Abbey (The Spiritual Home of Scotch Whisky)
Lindores Abbey (The Spiritual Home of Scotch Whisky)

Featuring Lindores Abbey Distillery Founder Drew McKenzie-Smith

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