Podcast 414: Redbreast Whiskey; Whiskey Innovations; Ken Uston & Card Counting in NJ; Nestor Miranda 75th Anniversary; Partagas Serie E No 2

In this marathon voyage into auditory brilliance, Jason and Tony enjoy a sampler pack of the Redbreast (Irish) whiskey before sharing a few milestone innovations in whiskey technology. We then relate the tale of Ken Uston and blackjack card counting, from the perspective of the New Jersey Supreme Court. We wrap up with a pair of stogie reviews — the Nestor Miranda 75th Anniversary, and the Partagas Serie E No. 2 Cuban puro.

Podcast 411: The J-Gaze Cocktail (with Bill!); A. Fuente Anejo Reserve Xtra Viejo; Herrera Esteli Brazilian Maduro; New Hampshire Sues the DoJ

We review the J Gaze overproof rum cocktail with our friend Bill. Then Tony discusses the Arturo Fuente Anejo Reserve Xtra Viejo cigar before Jason dives into the Herrera Esteli Brazilian Maduro cigar. We wrap up with a brief overview of New Hampshire’s lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Justice regarding online lottery vis-à-vis the Wire Act.

Podcast 409: Rum with Bill (J Wray, Smith & Cross, Dr Bird); Arturo Fuente Reserva Don Carlos Eye of the Shark; Regulatory Reform (1 of 2)

We start with another rum segment with Bill Carney — we enjoy the J. Wray Gold rum, the Smith & Cross traditional Jamaican rum and the Doctor Bird Jamaican rum. Then we review the Arturo Fuente Reserva Don Carlos Eye of the Shark cigar, a gift from the studly Texan, Mr. Chris Moore himself. Then we begin a two-parter about regulatory reform at the state level, within the gaming industry. All that, plus we launch a new 4-by-6 reference card to help you navigate basic strategy and tastings.