Jason and Tony review some mediocre stuff — the Russell’s Reserve Single Barrel bourbon, the Room 101 Payback Connecticut, the Nirvana Cameroon Selection — while riffing on the pairing of spicy foods with wine and the differences between the Nevada Gaming Control Commission and the Nevada Gaming Control Board. Plus, many hilarious outtakes, because alcohol.
Jason recently went out to Las Vegas and here’s what he experienced!
Jason and Tony review the Cleveland bourbon (pressure aged!) and explain why you shouldn’t ask for your drinks to be extra strong. Then they review the Macanudo 1968 Robusto before launching into a review of their recent trip to the Horseshoe Hammond casino.
We review the Hudson Baby Bourbon Whiskey and the Ernesto Connecticut and East India Co. Havana Blend cigars — as well as offer a recap of the DC Circuit’s smack-down of the FDA over cigar labeling regulations.
We review the Herman Marshall Texas Bourbon — a lovely listener gift! — then roll into reviews of La Aurora Connecticut and Montecristo Epic cigars. We touch on 10 points of cigar etiquette for new smokers (a riff from Cigar Aficionado) then explore casino banking regulations courtesy of FINCEN.