Eat Drink Smoke

Tony Katz and Fingers Malloy talk amazing spirits, brilliant cigars and great food.

About the show

Eat Drink Smoke is the bourbon and cigar review show for everyone!

You'll get reviews you can use, in a way you can understand them. There's also great takes on the stories dominating the week, but without the anger of social media. Eat Drink Smoke is the podcast that fits into your life because it's just like you - interested in new things, good people and honest, funny conversation.

Eat Drink Smoke is hosted by long-time radio host and entertainer Tony Katz, with co-host Fingers Malloy.

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Episodes

  • What In The World Is Being Out-gifted? Reviews Of The Sencillo Black Pirámide Largo 54 Cigar And Rossville Union Straight Rye Barrel Proof Whiskey - Episode 212

    November 21st, 2022  |  54 mins 7 secs
    bourbon podcast, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, cnn new year's eve show, eggo nog appalachian sippin’ cream, fingers malloy, iant emotional support bear, new year's eve, out-gifted, premium cigars, rossville union straight rye barrel proof whiskey, rye, rye review, sencillo black pirámide largo 54 cigar, thanksgiving, tony katz, whiskey review

    This week, Tony and Fingers reviewed the Sencillo Black Pirámide Largo 54 Cigar, Rossville Union Straight Rye Barrel Proof Whiskey, and Eggo Nog Appalachian Sippin’ Cream. Plus, CNN's sober NYE Show anchors, giant emotional support bears, and the stress of being 'out-gifted.' Episode 212.

  • What Are Your Essential Thanksgiving Sides? Reviews Of The Maria Lucia Cigar And Widow Jane Decadence Maple Syrup Barrel Finish Bourbon - Episode 211

    November 14th, 2022  |  54 mins 58 secs
    black friday, bourbon podcast, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, fingers malloy, maria lucia cigar, premium cigars, thanksgiving, thanksgiving sides, tony katz, tsa, whiskey review, widow jane decadence maple syrup barrel finish bourbon

    This week, Tony and Fingers reviewed the Maria Lucia Cigar and Widow Jane Decadence Maple Syrup Barrel Finish Bourbon. Plus, essential Thanksgiving sides, guns 'n raw chicken, Black Friday deals you don't want to miss, and listener questions. Episode 211.

  • Is It Too Early For Christmas Music? Reviews Of The 7-20-4 Toro Cigar And Fable & Folly Whiskey - Episode 210

    November 7th, 2022  |  55 mins 11 secs
    7-20-4 toro cigar, bourbon podcast, christmas, christmas music, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, cups, fable & folly whiskey, fingers malloy, flat iron, ford motor company, holiday menu, pkgd group, premium cigars, skirt steak, starbucks, tequila, tony katz, whiskey, whiskey review

    This week, Tony and Fingers reviewed the 7-20-4 Toro Cigar and Fable & Folly Whiskey. Jeff Ernst and Shawn Miller of PKGD Group joined Tony to talk about the explosion in tequila’s popularity, and how liquor distributors convince people to put their products on store shelves.

  • A Conversation With Elizabeth McCall Of Woodford Reserve, Reviews Of The West Tampa Tobacco Co. White Toro And Woodford Reserve Bourbon - Episode 209

    October 31st, 2022  |  55 mins 32 secs
    assistant master distiller elizabeth mccall, bourbon podcast, bourbon review, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, fingers malloy, halloween, halloween candy, premium cigars, tony katz, west tampa tobacco co. white toro cigar, woodford reserve, woodford reserve master's collection batch proof kentucky straight bourbon

    This week, Tony and Fingers reviewed The West Tampa Tobacco Co. White Toro Cigar And Woodford Reserve Bourbon. Plus, a conversation with Woodford Reserve Assistant Master Distiller Elizabeth McCall. A bourbon tasting, Halloween candy reviews, and much more! Episode 209.

  • Cigar Prices Are Going up! Reviews Of The Brick House Bricktoberfest Cigar And Calumet Farm 16-Year-Old Bourbon Whiskey - Episode 208

    October 24th, 2022  |  54 mins 9 secs
    amazon, best halloween costumes 2022, black friday, bourbon podcast, bourbon review, brick house bricktoberfest cigar, calumet farm 16-year-old bourbon whiskey, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, nfl, premium cigars, san francisco toilet

    This week, Tony and Fingers reviewed the Brick House Bricktoberfest Cigar and Calumet Farm 16-Year-Old Bourbon Whiskey. Plus, Cigar prices are going up! The best couples Halloween costumes 2022. Tony's trip to NYC for the Marconi Awards. Amazon's Prime Video will stream the first-ever NFL game on Black Friday next year. Toilets are expensive in San Francisco. Episode 208.

  • Is Late Night TV Dying? Reviews Of The All Saints St. Francis Cigar And Jefferson’s Ocean Aged At Sea Voyage 26 Double Barrel Rye - Episode 207

    October 17th, 2022  |  54 mins 26 secs
    all saints cigars, americans, bourbon podcast, bourbon review, california, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, efferson’s ocean aged at sea voyage 26 double barrel rye, fingers malloy, late night tv, micky pegg, nbc, new york, premium cigars, st francis cigar, the tonight show, tony katz

    This week, Tony and Fingers reviewed the All Saints St. Francis Cigar and Jefferson’s Ocean Aged at Sea Voyage 26 Double Barrel Rye. Plus, interviews with Micky Pegg of All Saints Cigars and Rob Boyland of Final Third Cigar and Whiskey Lounge. Reviews of the All Saints St. Francis Cigar and Jefferson’s Ocean Aged at Sea Voyage 26 Double Barrel Rye. Episode 207.

  • A Conversation With Kentucky Bourbon Hall Of Famer Peggy Noe Stevens, Plus Reviews Of The La Flor Dominicana Suave Cigar And Blue Run High Rye Bourbon - Episode 206

    October 10th, 2022  |  54 mins 19 secs
    blue run high rye bourbon, bourbon podcast, bourbon review, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, florida, hurricane ian, kentucky bourbon hall of fame, la flor dominicana suave cigar, master bourbon taster, oil production, opec, peggy noe stevens, premium cigars, used cars

    This week, Tony and Fingers reviewed the La Flor Dominicana Suave Cigar and Blue Run High Rye Bourbon. Plus, an in-depth conversation about bourbon and brand-building with Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Famer and Master Bourbon Taster Peggy Noe Stevens.

  • Are The Days Of The $1.50 Hot Dog And Soda Combo At Costco Over? Reviews Of The Cavalier Genève Inner Circle Cigar And Barrell Vantage - Episode 205

    October 3rd, 2022  |  54 mins 17 secs
    apostate cigars, barrell vantage, bourbon podcast, bourbon review, cavalier genève inner circle cigar, cigar industry, cigar plume, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, costco. hot dog combo, irs child tax credit, premium cigars

    This week, Tony and Fingers reviewed the Cavalier Genève Inner Circle Cigar and Barrell Vantage Cask Strength Bourbon Blend. Plus, an interview with Kendrick and Brandon of Apostate Cigars. Also, what is cigar plume? How bad has the stock market been lately? Will Costco kill the $1.50 hot dog and soda combo? All that and more on episode 205 of Eat! Drink! Smoke!

  • People Are Cooking Chicken In NyQuil, Plus Reviews Of The Warfighter Victory Cigar And Ezra Brooks Cask Strength Single Barrel Kentucky Straight Bourbon - Episode 204

    September 26th, 2022  |  54 mins 19 secs
    bourbon podcast, bourbon review, choice meat, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, ezra brooks cask strength single barrel kentucky straight bourbon, fda, fingers malloy, grocery stores, kfc, nyquil chicken, premium cigars, prime meat, pumpkin spice, shortages, tony katz, warfighter victory cigar

    This week, Tony and Fingers reviewed the Warfighter Victory Cigar and Ezra Brooks Cask Strength Single Barrel Kentucky Straight Bourbon. Plus, people are cooking chicken in NyQuil, pumpkin spice products you need to buy right now, and eight looming grocery shortages that could affect the rest of the year. Episode 204.

  • What Is Quiet Quitting And Is It Really New? Episode 203

    September 19th, 2022  |  55 mins 1 sec
    booker’s 2022-01 “ronnie’s batch” straight bourbon, bourbon podcast, bourbon review, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, fingers malloy, hostess ding dong bouncers, inflation, premium cigars, quiet quitting, tony katz, utility bills, veritas three blends cigar, work from home back

    This week, Tony and Fingers reviewed the Veritas Three Blends Cigar and Booker’s 2022-01 “Ronnie’s Batch” Straight Bourbon. Plus, the guys throw in a bonus review -- the all-new Hostess Ding Dong Bouncers. Other topics include -- What is quiet quitting? Is it new? Is it a thing? What is work from home back? Is it new? Is it a thing? All that and much more on episode 203 What of Eat! Drink! Smoke!

  • How To Choose The Best Steak At A Grocery Store - Episode 202

    September 12th, 2022  |  54 mins 58 secs
    bourbon podcast, bourbon review, c.l.o.u.t. cigars, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, fingers malloy, four gate's the bluegrass trilogy iii bourbon, kellogg's, micallef a cigar, opec+, tony katz

    This week, Tony and Fingers reviewed the Micallef A Cigar and Four Gate's The Bluegrass Trilogy III Bourbon. Plus, Experts break down how to best choose a steak in a grocery store, Kellogg's wants you to eat cereal for dinner and OPEC+ is cutting oil production -- Episode 202.

  • Eat! Drink! Smoke! Celebrates A Birthday With Old Forester 2021 Birthday Bourbon - Episode 201

    September 5th, 2022  |  1 hr 4 mins
    bourbon podcast, bourbon review, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, davidoff dominicana 2014, fingers malloy, old forester 2021 birthday bourbon, tony katz

    Last week, Eat! Drink! Smoke! released its 200th episode. Okay, that's not really a birthday, But with 200 shows in the can, the guys wanted to celebrate. So they invited some friends (and an audience) to share a bottle of Old Forester 2021 Birthday Bourbon and the Davidoff Dominicana 2014 Cigar. Episode 201.

  • Why The FDA Is Wrong About Premium Cigars -- Episode 200

    August 29th, 2022  |  54 mins 9 secs
    bardstown bourbon founders kbs stout finish, bourbon podcast, bourbon review, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, diamond crown black diamond cigar, e. coli, fast food, jc newman, kafie 1901 cigars, premium cigars, the fda

    This week, Tony and Fingers reviewed the Diamond Crown Black Diamond Cigar by J.C. Newman and Bardstown Bourbon Founders KBS Stout Finish. Plus, Dr. Gaby Kafie of Kafie 1901 Cigars & Coffee dropped by to talk about his company, the growth of the Boutique Cigar Association and what the FDA gets wrong about premium cigars. Episode 200.

  • The New iPhone Is Coming Soon! - Episode 199

    August 22nd, 2022  |  54 mins 33 secs
    apple, bourbon podcast, bourbon review, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, fed, fingers malloy, four roses small batch select bourbon, interest rates, iphone, la galera year of the ox cigar, premium cigars, the federal reserve, tony katz

    This week, Tony and Fingers reviewed the La Galera Year of the Ox (Limited Edition) Cigar and Four Roses Small Batch Select Bourbon. Plus, the new iPhone, 20 of the worst kitchen gadgets ever, and the Fed's forecast for interest rates. All that and more on Episode 199 of Eat!Drink!Smoke!

  • Who's Your Pappy? The Guys Enjoy Old Rip Van Winkle Handmade 10 Year Old Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey - Episode 198

    August 15th, 2022  |  55 mins 13 secs
    bourbon podcast, bourbon review, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, fingers malloy, la flor dominicana reserva especial figurado, old rip van winkle handmade 10 year old kentucky straight bourbon whiskey, pappy van winkle, premium cigars, review pappy van winkle, tony katz

    This week, Tony and Fingers reviewed Old Rip Van Winkle Handmade 10-Year-Old Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey. They paired it with the La Flor Dominicana Reserva Especial Figurado cigar.

  • What American Snacks Are Banned In Other Countries? -- Episode 197

    August 8th, 2022  |  54 mins 22 secs
    29 best-selling albums of all time, 5 million-dollar cigar lighter, albums, america, bourbon podcast, bourbon review, brach's taillgate candy corn, cigar industry, cigar podcast, cigar review, cigars, europe, fingers malloy, lighters, premium cigars, rye, rye review, snacks, stolen throne 3 kingdoms cigar, tony katz

    This week, Tony and Fingers review the Stolen Throne 3 Kingdoms Cigar and Sagamore Rum Cask Finish Rye Whiskey. Plus, there is a bonus review of... Brach's Tailgate Candy Corn. All that and much more on episode 197 of Eat! Drink! Smoke!