Eat Drink Smoke

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

347 episodes of Eat Drink Smoke since the first episode, which aired on August 26th, 2018.

  • Reviews Of The Blackbird Superb And Widow Jane Applewood Rye Whiskey - Do We Have A Do-Goodery Problem? Bonus -- Jonas Santana Interview

    Episode  |  April 15th, 2024  |  55 mins 7 secs
    blackbird cigar company, blackbird superb, feeding the homeless, homelessness, jonas santana, ohio man arrested, premium cigar association, rent, solar eclipse, widow jane applewood rye whiskey

    The cigar review: The Blackbird Superb.
    The drink review: Widow Jane Applewood Rye Whiskey.

    Tony talked to Jonas Santana of the Blackbird Cigar Company at the Premium Cigar Association Trade Show in Las Vegas. They discussed Blackbird's effective use of social media and what he has planned for Blackbird in 2024.

    Other topics this week include:
    Was the solar eclipse life-changing?
    The rent is too damn high!
    An Ohio man was arrested for feeding the homeless.
    Do we have a do-goodery problem?

    All that and much more on episode 285 of Eat Drink Smoke!

  • Reviews Of The Kristoff Guardrail & The Trash Panda Vanilla Latte-Inspired Blonde Ale - Are IPA Beers Finally Becoming Less Popular? Plus, An Interview With Michael Herklots

    Episode  |  April 8th, 2024  |  55 mins 52 secs
    2024 solar eclipse, fake eclipse glasses, ferio tego summa cigar, kristoff cigars, kristoff guardrail, lauren frederick, metazoa brewing company, michael herklots, trash panda vanilla latte-inspired blonde ale, wendy's

    Tony and Fingers' cigar review: The Kristoff Guardrail.
    Their drink review: The Trash Panda Vanilla Latte-Inspired Blonde Ale by Metazoa Brewing Company.

    Tony spoke with Michael Herklots of Ferio Tego at the Premium Cigar Association Trade Show. They discussed the Ferio Tego Summa cigar, Michael's theory on cigar blends, and his take on what 2024 will bring for the cigar industry.

    Lauren Frederick of the Metazoa Brewing Company sat in as the guys reviewed MBC's Trash Panda Vanilla Latte-Inspired Blonde Ale. She also talked about the beer business, marketing, beer trends, and whether or not the days of IPAs as far as the eye can see are ending.

    Other topics this week include:
    There were fake eclipse glasses on the market. Some people are just awful.
    Wendy’s adds a nostalgic frosty flavor for spring.
    Tony mocks Fingers and his new diet.

    All that, and much more, is on episode 284 of Eat Drink Smoke

  • Reviews Of The Brick House Maduro And The Public Enemy No. 1 Brown Ale - Vegas Tales And Drew Newman Interview

    Episode  |  April 1st, 2024  |  55 mins 4 secs
    black dog brewing company, brick house maduro, cracker jacks, drew newman, j.c. newman, las vegas, mlb opening day, pca, premium cigar association trade show, public enemy no. 1 brown ale

    The cigar review: The Brick House Maduro by J.C. Newman.
    The drink review: Public Enemy No. 1 Brown Ale by Black Dog Brewing Company.

    Topics this week include:
    After covering the Premium Cigar Association Trade Show, Tony and Fingers returned from Las Vegas. They have stories.
    Tony interviewed Drew Newman of the J.C. Newman Cigar Company. They discussed the importance of the story in cigar making, why Drew got into the family business, and what cigar he would bring back from the past. You don't want to miss this conversation.
    Crab pizza, Cracker Jack sundaes, and more new foods hit MLB stadiums on opening day.
    A dad asks if he's wrong for installing a hidden camera in his house as a 'Trust Check' without telling his daughter.

    All that and much more on episode 283 of Eat Drink Smoke!

  • Reviews Of The Liga Privada No. 9 Corona Viva And 15 Stars Fine Aged Spirits Triple Cask - Are People LinkedIn On Love?

    Episode  |  March 25th, 2024  |  55 mins 9 secs
    15 stars fine aged spirits triple cask, fireball, liga privada no. 9 corona viva, linkedin, virgin voyages, weber meat rub, work from helm, work from home

    Tony and Fingers' cigar review: Liga Privada No. 9 Corona Viva.
    Their drink review: 15 Stars Fine Aged Spirits Triple Cask

    Topics this week include:
    A shocking number of people have landed dates on LinkedIn.
    Virgin Voyages is selling month-long cruises to remote workers: 'Work from helm.'
    There is a Fireball rub?
    Seven phrases you should never say to the one you love.

    All that, and much more, on episode 282 of Eat Drink Smoke.

  • Reviews Of The Luciano Underrated And Augusta Old Route 8 Single Barrel Cask Strength Bourbon - The TSA Is A Joke

    Episode  |  March 18th, 2024  |  55 mins 5 secs
    augusta old route 8 single barrel cask strength bourbon, dollar tree, family dollar, gen-z, luciano underrated, millennials, self-screen lanes. las vegas, tsa

    The cigar review: Luciano Underrated.
    The drink review: Augusta Old Route 8 Single Barrel Cask Strength Bourbon.

    Topics this week include:
    The TSA unveils passenger self-screening lanes at the Las Vegas airport as 'a step into the future.'
    Another reminder that social media is a cesspool.
    Family Dollar and Dollar Tree will close 1,000 stores.
    A Dollar General store briefly shuts down after its staff quit over 7-day workweeks.
    Fingers not so good travel experience. Will he start wearing a suit on a plane like Tony?

    All that and much more on episode 281 of Eat Drink Smoke!

  • Reviews Of The Micallef Black And Teeling Small Batch Irish Whiskey - The State Of Masculinity In America

    Episode  |  March 11th, 2024  |  54 mins 7 secs
    irish recipes, irs, micallef black toro, slot hand pays, st. patrick's day drinks, teeling small batch irish whiskey

    Tony and Fingers' cigar review: The Micallef Black.
    Their drink review: Teeling Small Batch Irish Whiskey.

    Topics this week include:
    8 signs a man will never grow up, according to psychology.
    30 "Best" St. Patrick's Day Drinks to Help You Celebrate Like the Irish.
    34 traditional Irish recipes for your St. Patrick's Day feast.
    An IRS advisory committee wants to raise tax threshold for slots winnings.

    All that, and much more, on episode 280 of Eat Drink Smoke.

  • Reviews Of The Rojas Bluebonnets Lancero And Pikesville Straight Rye Whiskey - Do You Know When Someone Dislikes You?

    Episode  |  March 4th, 2024  |  54 mins 8 secs
    beyond meat, delta airline, gen z, gmail, pikesville rye, rojas bluebonnets lancero, solar eclipse

    The cigar review: Rojas Bluebonnets Lancero.
    The drink review: Pikesville Straight Rye Whiskey.

    Other topics this week include:
    Eclipse viewing at 30,000 feet: Delta to offer path-of-totality flight.
    Tony wants to bring back snow days.
    Will Gmail soon be a thing of the past?
    Beyond Meat launches new, healthier version of burger in bid to bring back customers.
    If someone secretly dislikes you, they’ll usually display these subtle behaviors.
    What do these Gen Z slang words mean?

    All that and much more on episode 279 of Eat Drink Smoke.

  • Reviews Of The La Flor Dominicana Double Ligero 654 And Hendrick’s Gin -- Is Coca-Cola Spiced Posh Or Scary?

    Episode  |  February 26th, 2024  |  55 mins 7 secs
    bed bugs, coca-cola spiced, hendrick’s gin, la flor dominicana double ligero 654, las vegas, late-night tv

    Tony and Fingers' cigar review: The La Flor Dominicana Double Ligero 654.
    Their drink review: A Gin & Tonic with Hendrick’s Gin.
    Bonus review: Coca-Cola Spiced.

    Topics this week include:
    Big changes may be coming to late-night television.
    Americans are spending more on food than at any time since 1991.
    A husband boarded a flight and departed without his wife because she insisted on getting Starbucks before taking off. Tony loved this story.
    Bed bugs are back on the Las Vegas Strip.

    All that, and much more, on episode 278 of Eat Drink Smoke.

  • It Was An All-Star Weekend In Indianapolis - Guy Fieri Interview And The Knuckle Sandwich 56

    Episode  |  February 19th, 2024  |  55 mins 6 secs
    2024 nba all star weekend, diners drive-ins and dives, erik espinosa, espinosa cigars, guy fieri, indianapolis, knuckle sandwich 56 cigar, sammy hagar, santo tequila

    The cigar review: The Knuckle Sandwich 56.

    It was NBA All-Star Weekend in Indianapolis, and it was a party. It all started at Blend Bar Cigar with a special VIP event featuring restaurateur, author, and Emmy Award-winning host Guy Fieri. Guests sampled his new Knuckle Sandwich 56 cigar and Guy's new Santo Tequila.

    The guys talked to Fieri about his collaboration with Espinosa Cigars to create the Knuckle Sandwich. He also discussed how he teamed up with Sammy Hagar to launch Santo Tequila.

    Tony and Fingers got to speak with Erik Espinosa about how his collaboration with Guy began. They also talked about cigar trends going into 2024, and how customers' buying habits have adapted to a new economic reality.

    Tom Brinkley of Santo Tequila described how Santo differs from other tequila on the market.

    Other topics this week include:
    TSA has issues in Nashville.
    A woman goes for a plane joyride without a ticket.
    How much were roses on Valentine's Day?!?

    All that and much more on episode 277 of Eat Drink Smoke.

  • Reviews Of The AVO Heritage Special Toro And Old Forester 1924 Kentucky Straight Bourbon - How Were Your Super Big Game Bowl Party Snacks?

    Episode  |  February 12th, 2024  |  55 mins
    avo heritage special toro, big mac, ford, mcdonald’s, old forester 1924 kentucky straight bourbon, southwest airlines, super bowl, super bowl snacks

    Tony and Fingers' cigar review: The AVO Heritage Special Toro.
    Their drink review: Old Forester 1924 Kentucky Straight Bourbon.

    Topics this week include:

    Southwest Airlines was ridiculed after proudly showing off new seating.
    Why McDonald’s is charging $18 for a Big Mac meal.
    Ford considers axing a car feature that could save the company millions per year.
    What did your super big game bowl party look like?
    The guys answer listener questions.

    All that, and much more, on episode 276 of Eat Drink Smoke.

  • Reviews Of The Angel Cuesta Salomone By J.C. Newman And Clyde May’s Special Reserve Straight Bourbon Whiskey -- What Do Most Couples Fight About?

    Episode  |  February 5th, 2024  |  54 mins 9 secs
    clyde may’s special reserve straight bourbon whiskey, drew newman, j.c. newman cigar company, romantic restaurant chains, valentine's day

    The cigar review: The Angel Cuesta Salomone by J.C. Newman.
    The drink review: Clyde May’s Special Reserve Straight Bourbon Whiskey.

    Drew Newman of the J.C. Newman Cigar Company stops by to talk about cigar trends in 2024, his pride in J.C. Newman being an American company and much more. You do not want to miss this interview!

    Other topics this week include:
    Romantic restaurant chains for Valentine's Day.
    A surprisingly high percentage of people have ended relationships over a poor financial decision.
    What do most couples fight about?

  • Reviews Of The Limited Edition 2024 CAO Amazon Basin And Old Bardstown Estate Bottled Bourbon -- Signs That Is Is Finally Time To End Things

    Episode  |  January 29th, 2024  |  56 mins 29 secs
    applebee's, baby boomers, big screen tv deals, break ups, date night pass, gen z, millennials, relationships, snacks, super bowl

    Tony and Fingers' cigar review: The Limited Edition 2024 CAO Amazon Basin.
    Their drink review: The Old Bardstown Estate Bottled Bourbon.

    Topics this week include:

    Big Game snacks you can eat with one hand (While the other one's holding your beer).
    Seven things boomers still spend money on that millennials and gen-z don’t.
    Fingers bought a TV with a huge discount!
    Applebee's customers complain after their 'Date Night Pass' sells out immediately.
    Five undeniable signs that is is finally time to end things.

    All that, and much more, on episode 274 of Eat Drink Smoke.

  • Reviews Of The Lovely Cigars No. 162 and Basil Hayden Malted Rye - Fifty-Two Date Nights On The Cheap

    Episode  |  January 22nd, 2024  |  54 mins 13 secs
    applebee’s date night, basil hayden malted rye, las vegas pedestrian bridges, lovely cigars no. 162, ninja creami, super bowl tv deals

    The cigar review: Lovely Cigars No. 162.
    The drink review: Basil Hayden Malted Rye.

    Topics this week include:

    America's Favorite Amateur Pitmaster, John Brodigan, shares his cold weather BBQ tips.
    A new law prohibits stopping on Las Vegas Strip's pedestrian bridges.
    Applebee’s is offering year’s worth of weekly date night passes for $200.
    Great Super Bowl TV deals.
    Tony will never buy ice cream again.

    All that and much more on episode 273 of Eat Drink Smoke.

  • Reviews Of The Undercrown Maduro Flying Pig And The Heavy Seas Chocolate Volcano Dessert Stout - Football Will Never Be The Same

    Episode  |  January 15th, 2024  |  55 mins 12 secs
    alabama football, bill belichick, dallas cowboys, detroit lions, drew estate, heavy seas chocolate volcano dessert stout, jerry jones, nick saban, sam's club, undercrown maduro flying pig

    Tony and Fingers' cigar review: Undercrown Maduro Flying Pig by Drew Estate.
    Their drink review: The Heavy Seas Chocolate Volcano Dessert Stout.

    Topics this week include:

    6 “bad" snacks you should be eating when trying to lose weight, according to a dietitian.
    Should you change clothes when you get home?
    Sam's Club will stop checking receipts at the door — and instead use AI to snap photos of your shopping cart.
    Outraged parents worry decision to boot NYC students from school for nearly 2,000 migrants will set troubling precedent.
    Bill Belichick departs New England. Is he heading to the Cowboys?

    All that, and much more, on episode 272 of Eat Drink Smoke.

  • Reviews Of The Room 101 10th Anniversary Toro And Widow Jane Lucky Thirteen - Where Are All The Beer Drinkers Going?

    Episode  |  January 8th, 2024  |  55 mins 9 secs

    The cigar review: The Room 101 10th Anniversary Toro.
    The drink review: Widow Jane Lucky Thirteen.

    Topics this week include:
    Beer drinking in America falls to the lowest level in a generation.
    Tips for cooking a perfect medium-rare steak every time.
    Two bar chains permanently close Indianapolis-area locations after New Year's Eve.
    Mortgage demand plummets again despite a drop in interest rates.

    All that and much more on episode 271 of Eat Drink Smoke.

  • Tony And Fingers Reveal Their Cigars Of The Year For 2023

    Episode  |  January 1st, 2024  |  56 mins 16 secs
    cigars of the year, papasaka dunbarton tobacco and trust, plasencia cosecha 151, tres compadres kristoff, us regional exclusive from cavalier, warfighter 5.56mm garrison corojo, west tampa tobacco company red toro

    This week, Tony and Fingers reveal their cigars of the year for 2023.

    Tony Katz and Fingers Malloy host Eat! Drink! Smoke! recorded live at Blend Bar Cigar in Indianapolis, IN.

    Bonus segments of the podcast are available at EatDrinkSmokeShow.com.