Tony Katz is the host of the award winning Tony Katz and the Morning News on 93.1FM WIBC in Indianapolis, in addition to the regionally syndicated Tony Katz Today. His shows focus on culture and politics without the punditry. Tony's shows are the official go to in the Midwest for news, information and a take that no else in America has even thought of yet.
Eat! Drink! Smoke! is the podcast about the things he doesn't get to share enough about on air - good bourbon, fantastic cigars and must-have food. Tony reviews drinks, cigars and food from all over, along with talking about the news and culture of the day with great friends.
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Reviews Of Urban Chestnut #6 Classic American Lager & The La Flor Dominicana Oro Tubo No. 6 Maduro, Plus The Arby's Diablo Dare Challenge, The IRS In Crisis And Inflation Is Out Of Control -- Episode 168
January 17th, 2022 | 56 mins 9 secs
arby's, cigar podcasts, cigar review, cigars, crisis, diablo dare, diablo dare challenge, economy, fingers malloy, food, inflation, irs, la flor dominicana oro tubo no. 6 maduro, podcasts, tony katz, urban chestnut #6 classic american lager
On this week's show, Tony and Fingers review Urban Chestnut #6 Classic American Lager and The La Flor Dominicana Oro Tubo No. 6 Maduro cigar. Plus, The guys take on the Arby's Diablo Dare Challenge, the IRS is in crisis and more evidence that inflation is out of control! All that and much more on episode 168 of Eat! Drink! Smoke!
Reviews Of Maker's Mark 46 Cask Strength And The AVO Syncro Caribe Cigar, Plus Adult Fresca, A New Dry WhistlePig And Listener Questions -- Episode 167
January 10th, 2022 | 56 mins 16 secs
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This week on the show, Tony and Fingers review Mark 46 Cask Strength bourbon and the AVO Syncro Caribe Cigar. Plus, Coca-Cola is teaming up with Corona brewer Constellation Brands to launch Fresca Mixed, and WhistlePig has debuted s a rye that has been aged six years, and is less than .5% ABV. All that and much more on episode 167 of Eat! Drink! Smoke!
Tony And Fingers Reveal Their Bourbons Of The Year, Plus a Discussion On What Makes Bourbon Great With Corey Johnston Of Blend Bar Cigar -- Episode 166
January 3rd, 2022 | 55 mins 10 secs
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This week, Tony and Fingers reveal their bourbons of the year for 2021. Corey Johnston, Owner of Blend Bar Cigar joined the guys for a discussion on what makes bourbon great. Also, Tony and Fingers offer up some bourbon dos and don'ts. All that and much more on episode 166 of Eat! Drink! Smoke!
Tony And Fingers Reveal Their Cigars Of The Year Plus A Review Of Old Rip Van Winkle 10 Year -- Episode 165
December 27th, 2021 | 55 mins 10 secs
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Tony And Fingers reveal their cigars of the year for 2021 and review Old Rip Van Winkle 10 Year. Plus, Tony offers up his cigar smoking dos and don'ts. What do the guys think make a great cigar? Find out in Episode 165 of Eat! Drink! Smoke!
Reviews Of Presidente Beer And The Sencillo Platinum Short Churchill Cigar - Diet Soda Is Disappearing From Store Shelves, New Zealand Looks To Ban Smoking And The Best Selling Liquor Of 2021 -- Episode 164
December 20th, 2021 | 55 mins 14 secs
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This week, Tony and Fingers review Presidente Beer and the Sencillo Platinum Short Churchill cigar. Plus, diet soda is disappearing from store shelves, New Zealand is looking to ban smoking and the best selling liquor brands in 2021. All that and much more on episode 164 of Eat! Drink! Smoke!
Reviews Of Old Bones 15 Year Reserve Straight Bourbon Whiskey And The Arturo Fuente Hemingway Masterpiece Cigar, Interview With Ian Bennett Of Case Elegance, Popular Slow Cooker Dishes In Every State And Talking To Your Kids About Threats At School -- Episode 163
December 13th, 2021 | 56 mins 13 secs
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This week, Tony and Fingers review Old Bones 15 Year Reserve Straight Bourbon Whiskey and the Arturo Fuente Hemingway Masterpiece cigar. Also, humidor talk with Ian Bennett of Case Elegance, the most popular slow-cooker dishes in every state and how to talk to kids about potential threats at school. All that and more on episode 163 of Eat! Drink! Smoke!
Reviews Of Johnny Drum Private Stock Small Batch Kentucky Bourbon And The Arturo Fuente Xtra Viejo Anejo No. 46 Cigar - Tony's Brisket Bark, Mariah Carey's Christmas Cash Cow And Let's Go Bourbon! Book Preview - Episode 162
December 6th, 2021 | 56 mins 18 secs
all i want for christmas is you, amazon, arturo fuente xtra viejo anejo no. 46, book release, brisket, fingers malloy, grilling, johnny drum private stock small batch kentucky bourbon, let's go bourbon!, mariah carey, podcast, tony katz
This week, Tony and Fingers review Johnny Drum Private Stock Small Batch Kentucky Bourbon and the Arturo Fuente Xtra Viejo Anejo No. 46 cigar. Plus, Tony is disappointed in his brisket bark, Mariah Carey makes bank on her Christmas song and the guys preview their new book -- Let's Go Bourbon! Episode 162.
Reviews Of Wilderness Trail 6 Year Bottled In Bond Bourbon And The Ferio Tego Timeless Panamericana Cigar -- Twitter Hosts A Shopping Livestream, Best Buy's CEO Says Trauma From Rising Retail Thefts Could Force Employees To Quit And Tony Bought A Grill -- Episode 161
November 29th, 2021 | 54 mins 52 secs
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This week, Tony and Fingers review Wilderness Trail 6 Year Bottled In Bond Bourbon and the Ferio Tego Timeless Panamericana cigar. Also, Twitter meets home shopping, Best Buy's CEO says the trauma from rising retail thefts could force employees to quit, Brooke Shields flies with brisket and Tony bought a grill.
All that and much more on episode 161 of Eat! Drink! Smoke!
Reviews Of Noble Oak Double Oak Rye And The Camacho Coyolar Cigar, A New Congressional Cigar Caucus, Thanksgiving Cigar And Bourbon Suggestions And Holiday Gift Ideas - Episode 160
November 22nd, 2021 | 54 mins 52 secs
black friday, camacho coyolar, cigars, congressional cigar caucus, fingers malloy, noble oak double oak rye, podcast, reviews, shopping, thanksgiving, tony katz
This week, Tony and Fingers review Noble Oak Double Oak Rye and the Camacho Coyolar cigar. Plus, the guys have cigar and bourbon suggestions that will make your holiday a great one! In other news, there is a new Congressional Cigar Caucus and there's a list of gadgets you need to check out for your holiday shopping.
Reviews Of Cyrus Noble Bourbon And The Fiat Lux Cigar, Great Cigar Industry News, Restaurants Open On Thanksgiving And Arby's Vodka -- Episode 159
November 15th, 2021 | 56 mins 40 secs
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This week, Tony and Fingers review Cyrus Noble Bourbon and the Fiat Lux cigar. Plus, Michigan made its cigar tax cap permanent and cigar imports into the United States remain very strong -- many restaurants have announced they will be open this Thanksgiving and Arby's is now in the vodka business.
Reviews Of Old Grand-Dad 114 And The Diamond Crown Figurado No. 6 Cigar, The McRib Is Back, Grocery Stores See Shortages And Aaron Rodgers Tests Positive For COVID-19 - Episode 158
November 8th, 2021 | 54 mins 49 secs
aaron rodgers, bourbon, cigars, diamond crown figurado no. 6, fingers malloy, green bay packers, grocery stores, mcdonalds, mcplant, mcrib, nfl, old grand-dad 114, reviews, shortages, supply chain, tony katz
This week, Tony and Fingers review Old Grand-Dad 114 Bourbon and the Diamond Crown Figurado No. 6 cigar. Plus, the McRib is back, there are several items running low at grocery stores and Aaron Rodgers tests positive for COVID-19.
Reviews Of The Southwell 12 Year Straight Bourbon Whiskey And The Asylum 9 Cigar, Pop Tart Lawsuit, Man Eats Seven Years Of Meals At Six Flags And There's A New TikTok Trend To Avoid - Episode 157
November 1st, 2021 | 54 mins 53 secs
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This week, Tony and Fingers review Southwell 12 Year Straight Bourbon Whiskey and the Asylum 9 cigar. Plus, a woman is suing Kellogg for $5 million because she says the company's Whole Grain Frosted Strawberry Pop-Tarts product doesn't have enough strawberries in its filling, a man eat for 7 years at Six Flags and there's a new TikTok trend to avoid.
Review of La Flor Dominicana Double Ligero Digger Maduro Grande -- Plus Early Black Friday Deals, New Auto Industry Problems And Would You Drink Eggnog Hard Seltzer? Episode 156
October 25th, 2021 | 55 mins 46 secs
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This week, Tony and Fingers review the La Flor Dominicana Double Ligero Digger Maduro Grande. Plus, the guys talk about early Black Friday deals, a new potential problem for the auto industry and there's a new flavor of hard-seltzer hitting the market -- eggnog?
Reviews Of The Ferio Tego Generoso Cigar, Stellum Bourbon And Burger King's Ghost Pepper Chicken Nuggets, Paul McCartney Goes Too Far And George Takei Is Jealous - Episode 155
October 18th, 2021 | 54 mins 54 secs
burger king, burger king ghost pepper chicken nuggets, ferio tego generoso, fingers malloy, george takei, john lennon, paul mccartney, star trek, stellum bourbon, the beatles, tony katz, william shatner
This week, Tony and Fingers review Stellum Bourbon and the Ferio Tego Generoso cigar.
The fellas did a bonus review on this episode when they tried Burger King's new Ghost Pepper Chicken Nuggets. J
A new four part series on The Beatles is coming out soon, and Tony is not happy with Paul McCartney. George Takei is not happy with William Shatner and his trip into space, and he let everyone know about it. Is George right to criticize Shatner's journey into space, or does he just come across as jealous?
Reviews Of The Plasencia Alma Fuerte Nestor IV Cigar And Off Hours Bourbon, Wendy's Social Media Pummels McDonald's, David Lee Roth To Retire And SNL's Ratings Way Down - Episode 154
October 11th, 2021 | 54 mins 55 secs
bourbon, cigars, david lee roth, fingers malloy, ice cream, mcdonalds, mgp, off hours bourbon, plasencia alma fuerte nestor iv, podcast, retirement, reviews, saturday night live, snl, tony katz, wendy's
This week, Tony and Fingers review the Plasencia Alma Fuerte Nestor IV Cigar and Off Hours Bourbon from MGP. Other topics include Wendy's Twitter account going after McDonald's ice cream machines, David Lee Roth is retiring and Saturday Night Live's ratings tank. All that and much more on episode 154 of Eat! Drink! Smoke!
Reviews Of Davidoff Chefs Edition And ArteNOM Seleccion de 1146 Añejo Tequila, There's a Bud Light Candle, Coffee Prices Are Way Up And A Conversation With Davidoff's Shaih Goldberg - Episode 153
October 4th, 2021 | 54 mins 42 secs
bud light, candles, cigars, coffee, davidoff, fingers malloy, podcast, reviews, shaih goldberg, tailgate candle, tequila, tony katz
Tony and Fingers review the Davidoff Chefs Edition cigar and ArteNOM Seleccion de 1146 Añejo Tequila. Other topics include Bud light getting into the candle business, coffee prices are going way up and an interview with Davidoff's Brand Ambassador, Shaih Goldberg.