Rob Dietrich Rob Dietrich is the Master Distiller & Blender of BLACKENED® American Whiskey, and the former Master Distiller for Stranahan’s Colorado Whiskey. Rob has more than 15 years in the industry and is well-regarded for his unique limited-release, cask finish expressions such as Snowflake, Sherry Cask and more recently, the Masters of Whiskey series. […]
Fire It Up with Kamado Joe’s Tom Jackson Talent: Tom Jackson Kamado Joe – Brand AmbassadorHost: Amanda FreitagDescription: Tom Jackson knows how to truly #fireitup. Come learn tips and tricks as he grilles up something delicious. A lucky few may even get to taste test!
SPICE IT UP WITH MANEET CHAUHAN Talent: Maneet ChauhanHost: Chris SantosDescription: Chef Maneet Chauhan is highly lauded for her bold and beautiful dishes. Join us as she spices it up on the Monogram Culinary Stage!
McTavish Spirits Bottle Release with Actor Graham McTavish (EXCLUSIVE) Host: Chris Blandford Special Guest: Graham McTavish, McTavish Spirits Pouring: The Warchief Description: A B&B FIRST! Renowned actor and whiskey aficionado Graham McTavish (“The Hobbit”, “Outlander”, “The Witcher”, “Men in Kilts” and so much more) will share his first American whiskey – McTavish Spirits – with […]
A Seat at the Table: Grand Traditions with Fresh Perspectives Host: Jamar Mack, Kentucky Original Black Bourbon Enthusiasts Panelists:Melissa Rift, Master Taster, Old ForesterRichie Michaels, Uncle NearestRob Dietrich, BlackenedTracey & Scott Jacobs, Inclusion Brands Pouring: Old Forester: Bourbon & Beyond Barrel Select and 1910 Old Fine Whiskey, Uncle Nearest 1881, 1856 and Rye, Inclusion Brands, […]
It’s a Family Affair: Generations of Whiskey Moderator: Chris Blandford Panelists:Eddie Russell, Master Distiller, Wild TurkeyBruce Russell, Associate Blender and National Ambassador, Wild Turkey Pouring: Wild Turkey 101, Russel Reserve Single Barrel, Russel Reserve Kroger Pick Description: The saying, “like father, like son” isn’t lost on Eddie and Bruce Russell. In Eddie’s case, his own […]
The Firkin Podcast LIVE: Every Drink Tells A Story with Stephen Wilson Jr. Host: Chris Blandford & Brian Probus Special Guest: Stephen Wilson Jr. Description: Give me a ‘FIRKIN’ break! B&B patrons will be the very first to see this popular podcast LIVE ON STAGE as hosts Chris Blandford & Brian Probus welcome special guests […]
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Two Runner Two Runner is Paige Anderson and Emilie Rose. The American Roots duo from Northern California embody the hills they grew up in. Through the mediums of clawhammer banjo, flatpicking guitar, vocal harmonies, and oldtime fiddle, Two Runner puts a hip take on the Appalachian feel. Front woman Paige Anderson grew up touring in […]
Myron Elkins Myron Elkins didn’t set out to become a full-time musician. After graduating from high school, the then 17-year-old instead became a welder in his hometown of Otsego, Michigan and had every intention of making that his career. However, fate had other plans. Three years ago, a relative signed him up for a battle […]