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Bernie Lubbers

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The Bourbon Show Pint Size #287 – The Impact of Bernie Lubbers on the Bourbon Industry

The Bourbon Show

Steve, Jeremy and Miss Beka Sue (filling in for Renee) discuss the impact of Bernie Lubbers on the Bourbon Industry. The Bourbon Show music (Whiskey on the Mississippi) is by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Important Links: Steve Akley’s New Book, Bourbon Assignments: https://amzn.to/2Y68Eoy ABV Network Shop: https://shop.abvnetwork.com/ YouTube: https://bit.ly/3kAJZQz Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/theabvnetwork Check us out at: abvnetwork.com. Join the revolution by adding #ABVNetworkCrew to your profile on social media.


25 Aug 2022

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Season 3, Episode 22: Bernie Lubbers, Whiskey Brand Ambassador - Heaven Hill

The Bourbon Life

In this Episode of The Bourbon Life Podcast, Matt and Mark spend some time hanging out with Bernie Lubbers, aka The Whiskey Professor, Whiskey Brand Ambassador, for Heaven Hill Distillery. The guys talk with Bernie about his incredible past (including 25 years as a touring stand-up comedian) and how that led him into the Bourbon world, the significance of Bottled in Bond from a historical perspective and why that classification is still so important today, and the amazing renovations and expansion that are currently happening at Heaven Hill and what those changes mean to the brand and for consumers. They also taste and review a line-up of 3 different Heaven Hill Bottled in Bond offerings, including Mellow Corn, Evan Williams Bottled in Bond Bourbon, and Rittenhouse Rye. This Episode of The Bourbon Life Podcast is sponsored by Liquor Barn, The Stave Restaurant, Three Chord Bourbon, Spirits of French Lick, and Davidson Reserve. Check out all of our amazing sponsors online at: www.liquorbarn.com www.thestavekentucky.com www.threechordbourbon.com www.spiritsoffrenchlick.com www.davidsonreserve.com

1hr 31mins

3 Jun 2022

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WWB4 Files: Our Chat with Bernie Lubbers

The PodCask: a Podcast About Whiskey

The first guest Will and Greeze had on the PodCask in 2016 was Bernie Lubbers. It was episode 3 and the boys were very green in the bourbon world. At Whiskey Weekend Batch 4, Bernie joined them on stage for a chat and some music.  Enjoy this bit of content from WWB4 and we hope to see you at a future event.  Support us: patreon.com/thepodcask Shop with us: thepodcask.com/store Join Our Barrel Club: OakandThieves.com


2 May 2022

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Ep. 34: Bernie Lubbers, Heaven Hill

The Whiskey Ring Podcast

This one's a biggie! Bernie Lubbers of Heaven Hill fame (and Jim Beam, and Bottled in Bond, and more!) joins the Whiskey Ring Podcast.  We're taking a deep dive into Heaven Hill - Parker's Heritage Collection, Heaven Hill Select Stock, Gift Shop releases, Elijah Craig Barrel Proof, all the heavy hitters us whiskey nerds go crazy for.  If you haven’t joined the Patreon community, now is the time: you can now support the site and podcast for as little as $1 a month. There are also $5 and $25 tiers available, and you’ll want to get in on the ground floor today for big events coming up this year. Just go to patreon.com/whiskeyinmyweddingring to sign up. If you haven’t yet, please follow Whiskey in my Wedding Ring and the Whiskey Ring Podcast on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, and subscribe to the newsletter on the website.  Finally, please subscribe to the Whiskey Ring Podcast on your favorite podcast platform today! Please leave a 5-star rating and review and share with your friends and fellow whiskey lovers. Thank you for listening and for supporting, and please enjoy this episode with Bernie Lubbers. 

1hr 30mins

16 Mar 2022

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The Bourbon Daily Show #1,177 – The Bourbon Talk Show Week (1 of 2): Bernie Lubbers and Lenny Eckstein from Episode #2

The Bourbon Daily

Steve and McNew share some behind-the-scenes insight and present their interviews of Bernie Lubbers and Lenny Eckstein on The Bourbon Talk Show. Watch these interviews as well as any others from this series right here: https://bit.ly/3i3keXB TBD music is by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Important Links: ABV Network Shop: https://shop.abvnetwork.com/ Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/theabvnetwork Check us out at: abvnetwork.com.

1hr 6mins

20 Jul 2021

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308 - Mellow Corn, Selecting Parker's, and Bourbon Business with Bernie Lubbers of Heaven Hill

Bourbon Pursuit

Bernie Lubbers is one of the great treasures of the modern whiskey era. A few years ago, he gave us a deep dive on Bottled in Bond in episode 89, but now he's back and we're talking Mellow Corn, Parker's Heritage selections, and where the market is headed with pricing bourbon on the shelf. Stay tuned until the end for a performance of Whiskey, Honey, and Loving.Show Notes: This week’s Above the Char with Fred Minnick (@fredminnick) talks about flasks. Has Bottled in Bond changed since the last time you were on the show? How many bourbons are Bottled in Bond? Do you still love Bottled in Bond? Talk about corn whiskey. Tell us about the process for selecting Parker's. Where do you think we are going with pricing in bourbon? Do you get any pushback from retailers about having allocated items in your gift shop? What are your thoughts on private barrel picks? Talk about the Black Velvet acquisition. @BernieLubbers Support this Podcast on Patreon

1hr 13mins

3 Jun 2021

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Episode 38: Live Show with Bernie Lubbers, Whiskey Ambassador for Heaven Hill Brands

The Dead Men of Whiskey

Bernie Lubbers is known by many as The Whiskey Professor. He is the Whiskey Ambassador for Heaven Hill Brands. He is most well known for advocating Bottled in Bond whiskeys and educating through bluegrass music.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dmow/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/dmow/support


20 May 2021

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W(h)ine Time with McNew Ep 24 - Bernie Lubbers, Brand Ambassador for Heaven Hill

The ABV Network Channel

W(h)ine time with McNew takes an awesome turn as McNew gets her dream guest in Bernie Lubbers of Heaven HIll. Check us out at: abvnetwork.com. Join the revolution by adding #ABVNetworkCrew to your profile on social media.


7 Apr 2021

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The Whiskey Professor & Author, Bernie Lubbers, Chats Bourbon through Bluegrass, Heaven Hill Distillery Brand Ambassador, His Book Bourbon Whiskey Our Native Spirit, Bottled in Bond & Stand Up Comedy

Birdies & Bourbon

The Whiskey Professor & Author, Bernie Lubbers, Chats Bourbon through Bluegrass, Heaven Hill Distillery Brand Ambassador, His Book Bourbon Whiskey Our Native Spirit, Bottled in Bond, Stand Up Comedy, Slovakia Bluegrass Festival, Sacred Bond Brandy, Mellow Corn & Evan Williams The Birdies & Bourbon team had a blast chatting with The Whiskey Professor & Author, Bernie Lubbers. On the show we chat through Heaven Hill Distillery's lineup of Bottled in Bond spirits all of which were outstanding. Bernie shared the history of Bottled in Bond and his passion for the high quality whiskey. As we taste through the whiskey Bernie chats his book Bourbon Whiskey Our Native Spirit and shares stories of worldwide travel and playing in the Slovakia Bluegrass Festival and how he got his comedy roots with Drew Carey. Be sure to check out Bernie Lubbers online at http://www.whiskeyprof.com/ or on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/bernielubbers/ to see all about his story and history.  The Neat Glass. Be sure to check out The Neat Glass online at theneatglass.com or on Instagram @theneatglass for an improved experience and use discount code: bb10 to receive your Birdies & Bourbon discount. Thank you for taking the time listen to the Birdies & Bourbon Show for all things PGA Tour, golf, gear, bourbon and mixology. Dan & Cal aim to bring you entertaining and informative episodes weekly. Please help spread the word on the podcast and tell a friend about the show. You can also help by leaving an 5-Star iTunes review. We love to hear the feedback and support! Cheers. Follow on Twitter & Instagram (@birdies_bourbon) --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/birdies-bourbon/support

1hr 10mins

25 Mar 2021

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144. Evan Williams Experience with Bernie Lubbers and Jody Filiatreau

The Bourbon Road

What a day at the Speakeasy Cellar at Evan WIlliams Experience in downtown Louisville, Kentucky. We had the chance to spend the day with Bernie Lubbers, The Whiskey Professor... Mr. Bottled in Bond. Also on the show is Jody Filiatreau, Artisan Distiller at Evan Williams. We have a great time tasting some great whiskey. Find out more about Evan Williams at https://evanwilliams.com/ Thanks to our sponsor for their support in producing this episode: Premium Bar Products: https://premiumbarproducts.com/

1hr 3mins

10 Mar 2021