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 371: Chip Etiquette; Spring Fling; Home Artisinal Distilling; Nestor Miranda Collection Special Selection; Romeo 505; Butane Torch Maintenance

We start with a few etiquette points about casino chips at the craps and blackjack tables before diving into a pair of cigar reviews—Tony’s Nestor Mirando Collection Special Selection and Jason’s Romeo 505. We offer some advice about the care and maintenance of butane torches, then sip a tasty Spring Fling cocktail while riffing about home artisanal distilling.