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Brolic Whiskey

Brolic Whiskey

By Dave Ellinger
Metahuman Dave talks about all things Scotch and whiskey as well as video games, comic books, nerdy shit. Podcast, blog and Youtube reviews.
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Announcing a new segment called Brown Bag Special on YouTube
Come watch the premiere episode of Brown Bag Special on YouTube at 10am this Monday, 11/26/18
November 25, 2018
Conor McGregor's Proper Twelve revisited
We revisited Proper Twelve Irish Whiskey for our YouTube channel. We'd love to have your opinion on the matter.
November 18, 2018
Spirits Advent Calendar announcement
For the next 11 days I will be uploading new videos for Spirits Advent Calendar so don't miss it.
November 12, 2018
Travel exclusives week announcement
We are uploading a video every day this week dedicated to travel exclusive whiskys so make sure you're subscribed on YouTube and hit the bell icon to get notified of new videos!
November 6, 2018
Johnnie Walker White Walker GoT Edition + updates
Let's discuss the Game of Thrones Edition whiskys coming out. Starting with Johnnie Walker White Walker. Plus other updates and happenings with Brolic Whiskey. Thank you so much for the support, we are enjoying this journey with you!
October 29, 2018
Giveaway announcement #BrolicWhiskeyGiveaway
Our first ever giveaway, exclusively on Instagram @MetahumanDave You can win samples of Conor McGregor's new Irish whiskey, Proper No. Twelve, Weller 12, and a sample from our infinity bottle. #BrolicWhiskeyGiveaway
September 20, 2018
Conor McGregor's Irish whiskey Proper No. Twelve review
We're the first to try Conor McGregor's new Irish Whiskey. We review it, and tell you why it's not called Notorious anymore. We're also letting you in on the secret of where you can buy it before anyone else!
September 15, 2018
Whiskey Warrior, meet-ups and other whiskey news
Who and what is the Whiskey Warrior? Update about whiskey meet-ups and a new whiskey coming out from Metallica
September 7, 2018
Highland Park Full Volume 2 minute review
This review is for Highland Park Full Volume. Distilled in 1999, bottled in 2017. This is supposed to be Gordon Motion's masterpiece. Did he check it to 11?
August 22, 2018
Interview with Sean from Shadow Ridge Distillery
I interviewed Sean Hallman, owner and distiller of Shadow Ridge Spirits company. Based in Oceanside, CA. We had a few minutes to talk before heading out to our monthly whiskey meetup group.
August 11, 2018
Someone was listening to the last rant
I definitely ruffled someone's feathers with the last rant. But shady owners will remain being shady owners. what's to come in the next episodes.
August 9, 2018
Rant about shady shop owners
I finally speak my mind about shop owners who charge way too much money for their bottles. Don't feed us your bull-- we know what's up. Earn our business if you want it.
August 7, 2018
Bulleit Bourbon barrel strength 2 minute review
Two minute whiskey review of Bulleit Bourbon barrel strength, batch #2. Have you ever tried this one?
July 31, 2018
Meet up details, life and other happenings
Check out what's been going on with me for the last week or so.
July 31, 2018
Suntory Toki 2 minute whiskey review
Suntory Toki is a Japanese blended whisky. Toki means time, but I think this one shouldn't have had the time of day. You can watch our full review on our YouTube channel.
July 20, 2018
Wolfburn single malt Scotch 2 minute review (again)
One of my personal favorites, Wolfburn Northland single malt Scotch whisky. 2 minute review Full review on YouTube: Brolic Whiskey
July 19, 2018
Where the heck ya been Dave?
A quick update on where I've been, some lost information and plans to keep producing more content for the podcast
July 19, 2018
Interview with Daniel Whittington from The Whiskey Vault
I interviewed the Vice Chancellor of The Wizard Academy and founder of Whisky Marketing School. He's widely known as The Somm from the youtube channels: The Whiskey Vault and The Whiskey Tribe.
July 5, 2018
Announcing IGTV exclusive segments
What is IGTV and why should you know about it? Listen to this episode and then look me up on IGTV. @MetahumanDave
June 24, 2018
SoCal MBs meet-up
A breakdown of what happened at the meet up this weekend as well as how you can get a free Black Feather whiskey t-shirt. Hint: Watch our Youtube review of Black Feather
June 19, 2018
New video up on YouTube + weekend plans
Go check out the new YouTube review of Black Feather Bourbon. It's a celebrity owned company. Plus plans for the weekend. Leave a comment with what you're drinking.
June 16, 2018
Recap of Meet the Distillers at Urge in Oceanside
A recap of last night's event, Meet the Distillers with some details on each of the companies that were represented last night. Urge Gastro Pub and Whiskey Bank in Oceanside, CA.
June 14, 2018
Update on Brolic Whiskey
In this episode I speak about the whiskey Meetup Group, Meet the Distillers event at Urge, our new YouTube channel and I ask a favor from you which is to review the channel, subscribe, follow and of course leave me some suggestions.
June 12, 2018
Meet the Distillers at urge in Oceanside
Come out to urge in Oceanside Wednesday June 13th for Meet the Distillers. There will be a few different distilleries on hand talking about their spirits. Laura will be mixing cocktails using the spirits. Plus shared food for the low price of only $20. Email:
June 12, 2018
A recap of Proof: A Whiskey Social
Check out the recap of this weekends phenomenal event hosted by HiTime Wine Cellars and Westside Museum on June 2nd, 2018
June 6, 2018
Toby from Hi-Time Wine Cellars about Proof: A Whiskey Social
Toby took a few minutes out of his busy schedule to talk to us about the up-coming whiskey tasting event. Proof: A Whiskey Social will be on June 2nd at Westside Museum from 2-5pm. Over 225 whiskies to sample!
May 29, 2018
Interview with Nathan from
As a long time fan and follower of the blog I have been looking forward to interviewing Nathan for the podcast. Nathan reviews whiskies and has a poetic way of explaining tasting notes. Check out his blog and his Facebook page at and
May 25, 2018
This is a DO NOT MISS tasting event in SoCal, Costa Mesa, CA.
Hi-Time Wine cellars and Westside Museum present: Proof - A Whiskey Social With over 200 whiskies to taste you can't miss this tasting event!
May 19, 2018
The demise of Hakushu 12 and Hibiki 17
In this episode we talk about these popular Japanese whiskies that are being discontinued. What are we going to do??
May 18, 2018
Interview with Chris McInerny of Emerald Spirits
I have a sit down interview with Chris McInerny while we sample an Indian single malt whisky, Amrut Fusion. Chris and his family are entrepreneurs who own 2 liquor stores and a pizzeria in North County San Diego. Emerald Spirits in Vista, with Pizza On Tap right next door as well as Bonsall Fine Wine and Spirits.
May 15, 2018
What's in a name?
In this episode we discuss how the name Brolic Whiskey came about. As well as letting you know more about your host, Metahuman Dave and the vision that we have for the brand.
May 13, 2018
Deadass Deals featuring Jameson Caskmates stout Edition
This Deadass Deal features Jameson Caskmates Stout Edition. With an ask from you at the end of the video.
May 11, 2018
Deadass Deals with Weller 12 from Village Bonsall Market
Frugal Finds is now Deadass Deals! This episode features Weller 12 aka Baby Van Winkle Thanks to Ray At Village Bonsall Market
May 6, 2018
Lonehand Tennessee sour 2 minute Whiskey Review
Today's 2 minute Whiskey Review we are featuring the Lonehand Tennessee sour mash whiskey. Potential Jack Daniels lawsuit coming soon?
May 5, 2018
Update regarding Brolic Whiskey and Not Your Father's Whiskey Channel
Just a quick update regarding both channels
May 5, 2018
Introducing the 2-minute Whiskey Review with Jameson Caskmates Stout Edition
Introducing my newest segment called The 2-minute Whiskey Review where I give a quick synopsis of a whiskey that I drink neat in a Glencairn glass. * this recording was done using my phone held up like you're taking a regular phone call
May 5, 2018
Laphroaig 10 single malt 2-minute Whiskey Review
This 2-minute Whiskey Review features my favorite whiskey Laphroaig 10 year old single malt. * this was recorded on speakerphone
May 5, 2018
Wolfburn single malt 2-minute whiskey review
This episode features a lesser-known Distillery called Wolfburn and we are sampling their single malt.
May 5, 2018
Introducing Frugal Finds featuring Bulleit Bourbon Barrel Strength
This is the first episode of a new segment called Frugal finds where I speak about amazing prices that I have found out in the wild. This episode features Bulleit Bourbon Barrel Strength and also mentions Laphroaig Quarter Cask, Johnnie Walker Green Label, Aberfeldy 12 and Compass Box Great King Street. Edit: This segment is now known as Deadass Deals
May 5, 2018
Laphroaig tasting event at Rustic Root in San Diego (Part 2)
Part 2 of the tasting event featuring an unreleased Laphroaig. Cairdeas 15 Laphroaig tasting event at Rustic Root in San Diego
April 24, 2018
Laphroaig tasting event at Rustic Root in San Diego (part 1)
Sorry for the audio on this one, it was a loud event. I bring my friend Mike to test out 5 different Laphroaig varieties. He has never had a heated whisky before tonight. Select, 10 year old, Quarter Cask, 10 year Cask Strength and Lore. Part two has a surprise Laphroaig that was never released to the United States! Laphroaig tasting event at Rustic Root in San Diego
April 24, 2018
Bullet Bourbon barrel strength review (part 2 of 2)
Behind the scenes audio of us recording for YouTube. *This should be episode 2 in sequential order as it was recorded the same night at Jameson Black Barrel and Lagavulin. We just had an upload error which caused this to get uploaded after the Laphroaig event.
April 20, 2018
Jameson black barrel and Lagavulin
Behind the scenes of Not Your Father's Whiskey recording for YouTube with Noah of The Strongman and The Shooter.
April 20, 2018