Bringing People Together Through Bourbon
Bourbon is a unique part of the United State’s culture. Most people do not know the roll whiskey played in US history, but without it the US would not be what it is today. US whiskey has produced more tax dollars than any other product barring petroleum. The US is a great nation, but unfortunately it is divided today.
Bourbon as a product takes time to make, enjoy, and tends to bring friends and family together when people drink it. Bourbon Real Talk hopes to use bourbon’s communal nature to sitting down with people, drinking some good whiskey, and having real conversations to get to know the reasons why we are different. Bias is broken down by connection, and connection is formed by compassion and understanding. Pour a dram, relax, and learn real stories of people so that we can develop compassion and build connections that make us all better.
In this episode we review Bald Monk. We also I discuss the psychological effects of multiple bouts of cancer and a life long struggle with depression with a special guest. I also discuss how my life has been personal affected by suicide and attempt to offer a little hope and guidance for those who might be struggling themselves with depression.
Format There are three types of tastings. The first is a formal tasting with a presenter. This is generally more of an educational tasting that has a theme. What ever whiskies you’re drinking the speaker educates the tasters while they sip and discuss. This type...read more