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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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Nov 24, 2016

 

It is rivalry week in college football! Nothing like it. Hosts Matt East and Hank Allen take you around the entire college football landscape heading into rivalry weekend. Included in this week's show is a full discussion of all of the college football playoff scenarios and possibilities and predictions for many of the great rivalry games this weekend. We also take you to the site of two of the biggest games of the weekend and bring you two fantastic interviews. Just for a little additional fun, we talk some NFL football to set the stage for this weekend's games as well.

 

Our two featured interviews this week are:

Lineage Brewing - Columbus, OH
Jessica Byrne - Co-Owner
http://www.lineagebrew.com/

Proof Brewing Company - Tallahassee, FL
Byron Burroughs - Founder
http://www.proofbrewingco.com/welcome/

Nov 17, 2016

In this week's show, hosts Matt East and Hank Allen highlight two top 25 match-ups in college football. We take you to Morgantown, West Virginia for the game between the Sooners and Mountaineers. We visit Forks of Cheat Winery and Distillery to hear their story. We also go to Boulder to preview Washington State and Colorado, and give you a look at Vapor Distillery with a great interview from there. Plus college football playoff talk and our thoughts on the NFL as it stands entering the weekend.

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

Oklahoma Sooners at West Virginia Mountaineers

Washington State Cougars at Colorado Buffaloes

College football playoff discussion

We also discuss all of the big headlines from the last week in sports, including 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:

Vapor Distillery - Boulder, CO

Alastair Brogan - Owner/Distiller

www.vapordistillery.com

Forks of Cheat Winery/Distillery - Morgantown, WV
Eric Deal - Director of Winery Operations and Master Distiller
http://www.wvwines.com

Nov 10, 2016

In this week's show, hosts Matt East and Hank Allen take you to Boston, MA, location of this week's biggest NFL game. We break down the match up between Seattle and New England and talk with Will Willis, Co-Founder of Bully Boy Distillers. We also take you into Pittsburgh to get set for the Cowboys and Steelers and speak with Patrick Santillo of Wigle Whiskey.

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

Seattle Seahawks at New England Patriots

Dallas Cowboys at Pittsburgh Steelers

College basketball season kicking off

We also discuss all of the big headlines from the last week in sports, including college football playoff rankings, 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:

Bully Boy Distillery - Roxbury, MA
Will Willis - Co-Founder
http://www.bullyboydistillers.com/inside-home

Wigle Whiskey - Pittsburgh, PA
Patrick Santillo - Director FOH Operations
https://www.wiglewhiskey.com/

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Nov 4, 2016

In this week's show, hosts Matt East and Hank Allen take you to the site of two huge college football games. We break down the match up between Alabama and LSU and talk with Donner-Peltier Distillery out of Thibodaux, LA. We also analyze the Nebraska/Ohio State game and make a stop in Columbus to talk to Middle West Spirits. Finally we review Stranahan's Single Malt from Denver. 

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

#1 Alabama at #13 LSU

#10 Nebraska at #6 Ohio 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:

Donner Peltier Distillery - Thibodaux, Louisiana
Johnny Culpepper - Vice President of Sales
www.dpdspirits.com/home 

Middle West Spirits - Columbus, Ohio
Brady Konya - Co founder
www.middlewestspirits.com


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