Podcast 51: Penny v. Quarter Slots; Tasting Cigar Smoke; Glenfiddich 12-Year [Updated]

In podcast 51, Tony talks about the financial aspects of playing penny slots versus quarter slots in the casino. Then Jason shares some thoughts on how to “taste” cigar smoke. Then your dynamic duo of podcast hosts sip a dram of Glenfiddich 12-year single malt Scotch whisky. Note that our tasting is the first of a three-part Glenfiddich series; in upcoming weeks we’ll discuss the 12- and 18-year varieties.

Podcast 49: Bankroll Philosophy; Macanudo Maduro Vintage 97; Balblair 97

Woohoo, podcast 49! Join the guys as Tony raises some interesting points about bankroll philosophy, then Jason and Tony share their observations about the Macanudo Maduro Vintage 1997 Toro. Wrapping it up: A mini-review of Balblair 97, a lovely Highlands whisky, and a detour around the idea of training your nose to detect flavor.