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Sports and Spirits

A weekly podcast that takes you into the biggest sports events of the week and what you should be drinking with them. Product reviews and ratings. Matt East and Hank Allen have a combined 30 years experience in broadcast television. We're using that experience to bring you the latest news and topics in the world of sports and to highlight some of the great spirits in the United States and abroad. It's a little sports, spirits, and travel all in one place! Thanks for stopping by and taking the time to listen.
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Oct 27, 2016

Jam-packed show! In this week's show, hosts Matt East and Hank Allen take you to the biggest sites and stories in the world of sports and some of the unique establishments in those locations. We will take you to Chicago, site of this weekend's World Series games. We will speak with Joe Galbraith, Assistant Athletic Director for Communications at Clemson University as Clemson heads to Tallahassee to take on Florida State. Finally, we have a chat with Jim Beam, President and Distiller at Limestone Branch Distillery in Lebanon, KY. 

We have all of the preview and predictions you need for the biggest games this week:

#4 Washington at #17 Utah

#3 Clemson at #12 Florida State

We also discuss all of the big headlines from the last week in sports, including the World Series, college, and NFL football, as well as give you a heads-up as to what to look for in this weekend's action. 

Our featured interviews this week are:

Rhine Hall Distillery - Chicago, Illinois
Jenny Solberg Katzman - Owner Operator
http://www.rhinehall.com/home

Joe Galbraith - Assistant Athletic Director for Communications - Clemson University

Limestone Branch Distillery - Lebanon, KY
Steve Beam - President and Distiller
http://limestonebranch.com/

Read more at http://sportsandspirits.libsyn.com/podcast#Qx0Gkc8SkCaU0pEe.99

Oct 20, 2016

In this week's show, hosts Matt East and Hank Allen take you around to the stories in the world of sports and what to drink as you watch them. We visit beautiful Tuscaloosa, Alabama, site of this week's premier college football game and speak with Eric Hull, one of the founders of local brewery Black Warrior Brewing Company. We review Four Roses 2016 Limited Edition Small Batch bourbon. We also give our thoughts on where the MLB playoffs stand at the moment.

We have all of the preview and predictions you need for the biggest games this week:

#6 Texas A&M at #1 Alabama

#17 Arkansas at #21 Auburn 

New England Patriots at Pittsburgh Steelers

We also discuss all of the big headlines from the last week in sports, and give you a heads-up as to what to look for in week 6 for college football and week 5 in the NFL. 

Our featured interview this week is:

Black Warrior Brewing Company - Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Eric Hull - Co-owner 
https://blackwarriorbrewing.com/

Oct 12, 2016

In this week's show, hosts Matt East and Hank Allen take you around to the biggest sites and stories in the world of sports. We will take you to beautiful Madison, Wisconsin, site of one of this week's biggest college football games, and speak with Nathan Greenawalt, Founder and Owner of Old Sugar Distillery. We will speak with John Rempe, Director of Corporate Research & Development at Luxco.

We have all of the preview and predictions you need for the biggest games this week:

#2 Ohio State at #8 Wisconsin

#1 Alabama at #9 Tennessee

Dallas Cowboys at Green Bay Packers

We also discuss all of the big headlines from the last week in sports, and give you a heads-up as to what to look for in week 6 for college football and week 5 in the NFL. 

Our featured interviews this week are:

Old Sugar Distillery - Madison, Wisconsin
Nathan Greenawalt - Founder and Owner 
http://oldsugardistillery.com/

Luxco - St. Louis, MO
John Rempe - Director of Corporate Research & Development
http://www.luxco.com


Read more at http://sportsandspirits.libsyn.com/podcast#h2lAjbr6sbcmKSQq.99

Oct 5, 2016

In this week's show, hosts Matt East and Hank Allen take you around to the biggest sites and stories in the world of sports. We will take you to the Mile High City of Denver, CO, site of this week's biggest NFL game, and speak with Rob Dietrich, Master Distiller at Stranahan's Single Malt Whiskey. We will also take you to College Station, TX, the site of a huge college football game this week, and speak with Dean Brundage, Owner and Co-Founder of New Republic Brewing Co.

We have all of the preview and predictions you need for the biggest games this week:

#9 Tennessee at #8 Texas A&M

#1 Alabama at #16 Arkansas

#23 Florida State at #10 Miami

Atlanta Falcons at Denver Broncos

We also discuss all of the big headlines from the last week in sports, and give you a heads-up as to what to look for in week 6 for college football and week 5 in the NFL. 

Our featured interviews this week are:

Stranahan's Single Malt Whiskey - Denver, CO
Rob Dietrich - Master Distiller 
http://www.stranahans.com/

New Republic Brewing Co. - College Station, TX
Dean Brundage - Owner and Co-Founder
http://www.newrepublicbrewing.com/


Read more at http://sportsandspirits.libsyn.com/podcast#CzzCoqQL4F19QO6p.99

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