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Ep. 20: Drink Coquito for the Holidays

Eggnog in Puerto Rico is known as Coquito. It is a delicious concoction of condensed milk, evaporated milk, coconut cream, and rum....

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Ep 19: Zach Russell & Rev Johnny

Ep 19: Zach Russell & Rev Johnny In this episode, Zach Russell and I talk about a few of the things...

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Ep. 018: Health & Wellness

Health and wellness is something that in the restaurant industry we tend to ignore for long periods of time. Given the...

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Ep. 017: Houston Edition of National Rum Day

On August 16th, National Rum Day I had the fun opportunity to MC at High & Dry’s first annual rum competition....

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Ep. 016: Marla Martinez

This week I will be the MC to High & Dry’s First Annual Rum Competition on August 16th which is National Rum Day. ...

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Ep. 015: Geeking out on rum with Bailey Pryor

This past spring in Las Vegas during the USBG SW conference I had the opportunity to sit and have Bailey Pryor...

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Bar Owner, Twelve Mile Limit

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