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Welcome to the Barrel Room Chronicles, hosted by Kerry Moynahan. Kerry is a Certified Bourbon Steward, former bartender, co-host of the Spirits of Whisk(e)y podcast, media producer and all-around whiskey aficionado. Kerry has combined her love for whiskey into media projects which celebrate this great spirit. And for the last 20 years she has been helping others tell their stories though television, film and other media. But now it’s time for her to take her love for whiskey and her experience in the entertainment industry to uncover the fascinating stories of the water of life.

Barrel Room Chronicles Kerry Moynahan

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Welcome to the Barrel Room Chronicles, hosted by Kerry Moynahan. Kerry is a Certified Bourbon Steward, former bartender, co-host of the Spirits of Whisk(e)y podcast, media producer and all-around whiskey aficionado. Kerry has combined her love for whiskey into media projects which celebrate this great spirit. And for the last 20 years she has been helping others tell their stories though television, film and other media. But now it’s time for her to take her love for whiskey and her experience in the entertainment industry to uncover the fascinating stories of the water of life.

    From the Foothills of the Himalayas: Discovering Indri's Triple Cask Whiskey (S3 E1)

    From the Foothills of the Himalayas: Discovering Indri's Triple Cask Whiskey (S3 E1)

    In this episode of the Barrel Room Chronicles, we dive deep into the world of Indian spirits with our esteemed guest, Madhu Kanna. Madhu brings with him a wealth of experience, having spent 18 years in the spirits industry, and currently representing Indri, a single malt whiskey, and Kamikara, a pure cane juice rum from India. Then later in the show Chef Louise Leonard joins me in tasting the Indri Whiskey. We discuss the ideal food pairings, imagining savory snacks like samosas or fried potato balls that would complement the whiskey's hearty and complex flavors.










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    The Rebirth of McConnell’s Irish Whisky: Season 2 Finale Part 2 with John Kelly, Graeme Millar, Sarah Kennedy, Jim Ingram & Ray Gallen

    The Rebirth of McConnell’s Irish Whisky: Season 2 Finale Part 2 with John Kelly, Graeme Millar, Sarah Kennedy, Jim Ingram & Ray Gallen

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    S2 E21 - From Past to Present: McConnell's Irish whisky Evolution with Sarah Kennedy

    S2 E21 - From Past to Present: McConnell's Irish whisky Evolution with Sarah Kennedy

    Passionate Irish whiskey Brand Manager Sarah Kennedy delves into McConnell's rich history, striving to revive an iconic brand amidst the challenges of the modern spirits industry.



    Sarah Kennedy is a distinguished figure in the world of Irish whiskey, particularly renowned for her profound expertise in McConnell's Irish Whiskey history. As the brand manager for J. J. McConnell's Irish Whiskey, Kennedy has extensively delved into the family's legacy, the challenges faced by the
    distillery, and the meticulous process of resurrecting this iconic whiskey brand. Her comprehensive knowledge and insights offer a compelling exploration of McConnell's rich heritage and revival, providing valuable perspectives for whiskey enthusiasts and industry professionals eager to gain a deeper understanding of Irish whiskey's historical significance and contemporary
    innovation.



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    BRC S2 E20 - Distillery Delights: Exploring the Art of Collaborating with Local Businesses (Hawaii P2)

    BRC S2 E20 - Distillery Delights: Exploring the Art of Collaborating with Local Businesses (Hawaii P2)

    Does the combination of whiskey and the Highland Games sound familiar? Have you been told that simply attending a whiskey tasting event will give you insights into this unique fusion? But let's face it, sipping whiskey alone won't truly immerse you in the rich traditions and athletic spirit of the Highland Games. By settling for just a tasting, you're missing out on the vibrant connection between whiskey and these Scottish traditions, leaving you
    yearning for a deeper understanding and experience.









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    BRC S2 E19- Veteran’s Passion Turns to Profession: How Internships Shape Careers in Distilling

    BRC S2 E19- Veteran’s Passion Turns to Profession: How Internships Shape Careers in Distilling

    Curious about how internships and community support play a vital role in the whiskey industry? Join Kerry Moynahan in the first episode of this eye-opening two part special, where she sits down with Ian Brooks, Olivia Babiec, and Justin Rivera to discuss the importance of internships and giving back to the community. From sharing stories about their own experiences to the benefits they've witnessed firsthand, Kerry and her guests shed light on the value of internships and the positive impact they can have on individuals and the industry as a whole. If you're interested in whiskey and sustainability, this episode is a must-watch. Get ready to be inspired and learn how internships and community support are transforming the whiskey landscape. Don't miss out on this enlightening conversation – click play now!









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    • 33 min
    BRC S2 E18 - Southern California Whiskey Events

    BRC S2 E18 - Southern California Whiskey Events

    On this special edition of BRC, Kerry takes you on a tour of Southern California Whiskey Events. The first stop is the Scotch Club's Peatn' Meetn' with returning guest and founder of the club, Andy Smith. Then its on to Whiskey and Barrel Nite LA were we speak to many vendors and event goers. Finally we end the events tour with the Los Angeles Whiskey Festival, Long Beach put on by the Los Angeles Magazine.






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Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

AshCapsho ,

A great podcast listen!

Love this pod! Kerry skillfully uncovers the intriguing stories and perspectives of industry experts, leaving listeners with a newfound appreciation for the craft of whisky and spirits. - Ash & The Capsho Team

Des de LA ,

Growing the pleasure

I liked whiskey but I didn’t know anything about it. This podcast increases the pleasure of enjoying a glass of whisky. It becomes something more.

Wayne Worldwide ,

🥃🥃 Keep creating this! I look forward to more!!

Keep creating this great podcast!!

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