He Knows Jack! – Ian Sulkowski, Brown Forman Brand Ambassador

Pour yourself a glass and join us for Episode 2 of The Firkin Podcast, where we’re joined by the charismatic Ian Sulkowski, Brown Forman Brand Ambassador. Since trading in his chalkboard for bourbon barrels in 2019, Ian has been immersing himself in the world of whiskey, and he’s here to share his spirited journey with us.

In This Episode:

  • Sinatra’s Sip of Choice: We raise our glasses of Jack Daniel’s Sinatra Select to honor Ol’ Blue Eyes and his legendary love affair with this iconic whiskey.
  • Bourbon Tourism Boom: Explore the bustling tourist scene in Bourbon Country and the allure that draws enthusiasts from around the globe.
  • Classroom Chronicles: Ian takes us back to his days as a high school English teacher, sharing anecdotes of “underlife” and the parallels between teaching and tasting.
  • Tunes, Tech, and Tipples: Our conversation spans the harmonious blend of music and whiskey, the nostalgia of ’90s rap, and the immersive worlds of video gaming.
  • Whiskey Wisdom: As we sample an array of exquisite whiskeys, we delve into the human stories woven into the craft of whiskey-making.
  • Reddit Revelations: Don’t miss our take on the “Am I the Asshole?” subreddit, where we lend our humorous perspective to the internet’s moral quandaries.

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