We begin with a delicious “Very Merry Ornamentini” holiday-themed cocktail before launching into a review of the exclusive Davidoff Year of the Dog 2018 cigar. We wrap up with some tips for looking like a high roller at the casino — so you can increase your perceived value to the casino (and hence the quality of your offers) in the eyes of the pit boss.
The ho-ho-ho is strong with us this week as we enjoy a tasty Ch-RITA-mas Tree cocktail as a lead-in to talking about glass decanters for your alcohol. Jason enjoys the Kristoff 685 Woodlawn and Tony smokes the La Palina Classic Rosado. Finally, we reflect on investing in casino real-estate investment trusts.
We review the Coppercraft Distillery straight bourbon whiskey, which Jason fixes with the artisanal Jason’s Fire Extinguisher No. 1 cocktail. Then Jason smokes the Rocky Patel Aged, Limited & Rare as a lead-in to refreshing your memory about cigar shapes. We wrap up with a discussion about picking casino games based on house advantage.
We drink Jason’s False Dichotomy; Jason smokes the Asylum 13 Medulla; Tony and the family enjoy a Thanksgiving casino trip.
We’ll sip the Jason Thanksgiving Punch No. 2; Jason reviews the My Father La Opulencia; Tony smokes the 858 Natural; we talk about buying custom packs from tobacconist; and we chat about obtaining players cards from one-off casinos.
We set the stage for podcasting excellence with a dram of The Sexton Single-Malt Irish Whiskey before segueing into reviews of the Gurkha Cellar Reserve 18-year and Rocky Patel Vintage 1990 cigars. We then explore the meaning of cigar-wrapper colors. Also on deck: A review of the recently expanded Gun Lake Casino, a tribal facility in Allegan County, Michigan.
Two months later, we re-examine the Supreme Court case around PASPA, we sip a delicious Sazerac, Tony smokes a Winston Churchill, and Jason enjoys a Asylum 13 Medulla Oblongata.
The Boyd B-Connected program; the Davidoff 702 Series and Carlos A. Fuente Personal Reserve cigars; a comparison of the Midwinter’s Night Dram vs. Angel’s Envy Rye; a walk-through of the Top 20 Whiskeys per Cigar Advocate.
In which your viceroys of vice teach you a basic Paigow strategery, sip some Wild Turkey Master’s Keep Revival, decode bourbon labels, and smoke an Acid Blondie and a Bellas Artes by AJ Fernandez.
In this special one-off bonus show, we share an interview with Mike Bird of MichiGrain Distillery in downtown Lansing, Michigan.