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Barrel Brothers

Barrel Brothers

By Barrel Brothers
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BARREL BROTHERS EXCLUSIVE: Alex Toomy from Ragged Branch Distillery

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BARREL BROTHERS EXCLUSIVE: Amanda Beckwith from Virginia Distillery
The Barrel Brothers had the pleasure of talkin Single Malt Whisky with Amanda Beckwith (Lead Blender and Education Manager) from Virginia Distillery!
September 15, 2021
Sweet and Spicy!!!
The Barrel Brothers review a bottle of NULU TOASTED RYE by Prohibition Craft Spirits and end with some cool news from the West Coast! Cheeers!!!
August 20, 2021
Up KNOB CREEK without a paddle
The Barrel Brothers discuss late 90's/early 2000's pop culture, review knob creek 12 yr, and Bryan literally bought into the Basil Hayden toast hype...LOL. Cheers friends!
August 14, 2021
Clear as a BELLE MEADE
The Barrel Brothers review Belle Meade Sour Mash whiskey!!! Make sure you tune in and don't miss this one!
August 12, 2021
Sweet As Honey
The Barrel Brothers were able to get their hands on 2 bottles of Ragged Branch Virginia Straight Bourbon Whiskey finished inside of a honey barrel.......enough said.
August 12, 2021
BARREL BROTHERS EXCLUSIVE: Prav Saraff from 1 West Dupont Circle Wines and Liquors
The Brothers compare favorite pours from their current whiskey collections and a long awaited interview with Prav from 1 West Dupont Circle Wines and Liquors!!! Enjoy!
July 12, 2021
New Kids on the Block
Barrel Brothers talk Whiskey in Newport, KY with some New Riff Single Barrel Rye and David had a good week of bourbon pickups!
July 07, 2021
What's on the Shelf?
Horse Soldier!!!!!!!
June 23, 2021
$25 and Below
The Barrel Brothers give their top 5 picks of various whiskeys that are $25 or below! Bottom shelf ain't that bad!
June 17, 2021
What's on the Shelf?
Bryan has a huge problem with buying a bunch of bourbon and not drinking David assigned some homework! "What's on the Shelf" is the Barrel Brothers series to highlight a different whiskey that's been collecting some dust in Bryan's ever growing collection. Cheers!
June 17, 2021
What's on the Shelf?
Bryan has a huge problem with buying a bunch of bourbon and not drinking David assigned some homework! "What's on the Shelf" is the Barrel Brothers series to highlight a different whiskey that's been collecting some dust in Bryan's ever growing collection. Cheers!
June 17, 2021
BARREL BROTHERS EXCLUSIVE: Three Crosses Distilling Co. Part 2
Wrapping up the Barrel Brothers Veteran owned Distillery month, John and Michelle Davenport from Three Crosses Distilling Co. share some news and upcoming releases! Check em out!!!
June 17, 2021
BARREL BROTHERS EXCLUSIVE: Jerry Rogge from Willies Distillery
Barrel brothers talk whiskey out west with Jerry Rogge from Willies Distillery in Ennis, Montana! Awesome little veteran owned craft joint!!
June 02, 2021
BARREL BROTHERS EXCLUSIVE: Travis Hammond from Smooth Ambler Spirits
The Barrel Brothers break out the lab coats and beakers for a scientific yet delicious tasting/interview with Travis Hammond from Smooth Ambler!! Travis has so much knowledge about the whiskey making process and more than a lifetime of passion behind it. Science is NEAT! 
May 21, 2021
Let's Have a Shot of FREEDOM
This week initiates the start of our month long focus on Veteran-owned Distilleries and no better person to start with than Zach Hollingsworth; Owner and Co-founder of Have a Shot of Freedom Whiskey Company! The Barrel Brothers, with Zach's help, discuss the current bourbon market as well as the great work HASOF does for the Veteran community. 
May 20, 2021
Buffalos and Unicorns: Which Willet Be?
ITS A TWO-FOR! Wrapping up the unicorn bottle series, the Barrel Brothers review WFE 4 yr rye and the OG Buffalo Trace Bourbon! Brothers also share some whiskey news and David goes to TN!
May 04, 2021
The Gold Standard
The Barrel Brothers review Blantons Gold Edition and talk bourbon in country music with our friend Daniel Shiftlett!
April 24, 2021
BARREL BROTHERS EXCLUSIVE: Alex Toomy from Ragged Branch Distillery
It’s mowing season y’all! The brothers chat about the legend Dave Pickerell and then talk whiskey with Alex Toomy from Ragged Branch Distillery.
April 08, 2021
Pass the Bourbon, Keep the Chicken: the OG Kentucky Colonel
Diving head first into their unicorn series with none other than Colonel EHT himself, the brothers elaborate on the Bottled in Bond Act of 1897 and the VA ABC pappy lottery with a review of EHT Small Batch!
April 02, 2021
Ruffled Feathers
The Barrel Brothers wrap up their Irish Whiskey series with an overrated yet poetic pour of Redbreast 12 and finishing with a little bit of golf talk. Drink what you love and love what you drink!
March 29, 2021
Go for the Gold
Truly going for the gold with this excellent pour of Power’s Irish Whiskey Gold Label. The Barrel Brothers talk shop with distillation 101 and a little insight to the brothers lives outside of whiskey!
March 17, 2021
Don’t Mind if I (Tullamore) D.E.W.
Week #2 of Irish whiskey series!! Barrel brothers focus on abc lottery picks and review of Tullamore DEW Irish whiskey!!!
March 17, 2021
Jamey’s Got A Gun
Barrel brothers start off their Irish Whiskey Series with a bang with a review of that notorious red cap green bottle Jameson Irish whiskey. Brothers end the night with our friend Chris Littlewood over at Bourbon of the Week! Cheers!
March 05, 2021
The brothers review A Smith Bowman’s distillery Bowman Brothers small batch bourbon with the help of Rickhouse Ramblings.
February 28, 2021
What’s all the MURLARKEY?!?
The Barrel Brothers talk whiskey with Jim Larkin and Kevin Szady from Murlarkey Distilled Spirits and tease some upcoming events. Stay tuned friends!
February 26, 2021
Barrel brothers chat about Marker’s Mark Stave Profile #46 with Eric and Erica Ashley from His and Her Sips as well as some VA abc hunting across VA
February 16, 2021
You ain’t nothin but a Hound Dog
What is sourced whiskey? Barrel brothers discuss MGP, the contract distilling market, and last but certainly not least the new Noble Hound Dark Rye by Three Crosses Distilling Co. comes before the barrel brothers for a long anticipated pass and review.
February 12, 2021
The Bird is the Word
Barrel brothers weekly complaints about VA ABC, new pickups, upcoming events, and review David’s all time favorite bourbon: Eagle Rare 10 year.
February 05, 2021
BARREL BROTHERS EXCLUSIVE: Three Crosses Distilling Co.
Barrel brothers talk whiskey with John and Michelle Davenport; owners and Distillers of Three Crosses Distilling Co.
January 28, 2021
High On the Hog
Booker’s pigskin batch is on the menu for a later than anticipated Friday night episode! Dave does a blind tasting from Bryan’s bourbon collection and the brothers tease some SWEET upcoming events!
January 23, 2021
All’s Well that ends Weller
Season 2 is heating up quickly with that 107 proof by Old Weller Antique! The brothers chat about wheated bourbons, Bryan eats crow, and Dave is off the covid IR!
January 14, 2021
A High Brow 2021
The Brothers dive into 2021 with a sophisticated yet affordable pour: 1792. Dave and Bryan mention some hot pickups, a little Barton history, and some exciting news in bourbon! Season 2 coming at you!
January 12, 2021
If I had a nickel for every George Dickel
Barrel brothers discuss latest bourbon pickups, weekly complaints about VA ABC, and review George Dickel Bottled in Bond.
December 19, 2020
Knobbin’ around the Christmas Tree
Brothers review Jim Beam’s Knob Creek Rye and are joined this week by a friend and fellow bourbon enthusiast who shares some stories and insight on bourbon hunting in VA with some laughs along the way.
December 12, 2020
Ballin in Da Loch’s
Scotch is on the menu and we’re drinking in the valley of the smooth flowing one! Dave does a blind taste between 2 Glenlivet sensations and Bryan’s true feelings about green label are exposed.
December 05, 2020
Knock knock knockin’ on Heaven’s Door
Truly knockin on Heaven’s door with Angel’s Envy Rye! Brothers discuss the bourbon legend Lincoln Henderson and touch on the bourbon community.
November 20, 2020
They Keep Walking
John Walker and Son’s take the Gold!Barrel brothers peel back the layers of the infamous Johnnie Walker Green Label and throw in some upcoming whiskey releases.
November 13, 2020
The Wood that makes it Good
Barrel brothers talk bourbon history in the whiskey capital of the world, and review the infamous Woodford Reserve.
November 06, 2020
The Michter in the Rye
It’s RYEday! Barrel brothers dive into rye whiskey while throwing in some noteworthy facts on whiskey making process, and review Michter’s Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey.
October 31, 2020
I’ll be a monkey’s uncle!
SCOTCH!!! Barrel brothers introduce scotch into the conversation, whiskey hunting amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and monkey shoulder tasting.
October 23, 2020
Number 1 with a Bulleit
The Barrel Brothers discuss first whiskey loves, bourbon basics, and taste test Bulleit Bourbon.
October 16, 2020