The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – The Year of American Whiskey at SoFAB with New Orleans Bourbon Fest – 2022Ep2

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – The Year of American Whiskey at SoFAB with New Orleans Bourbon Fest – 2022Ep2

On this episode of The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we’re talking the Year of American Whiskey – a series of regular monthly events taking place at the Southern Food and Beverage Museum in partnership with the New Orleans Bourbon Festival. We chat with the...

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – Turning Tables Vol3 – 2022Ep1

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – Turning Tables Vol3 – 2022Ep1

On this edition of The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we chat with the leaders and latest student group from Turning Tables. This is the 3rd cohort to pass through the organization. Turning Tables seeks to provide professional training and life skills for persons of...

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – Eating at a Meeting – 2021Ep17

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – Eating at a Meeting – 2021Ep17

This time around on The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we chat with Tracy Stuckrath, founder of Thrive Meetings and Events and host of the Eating at a Meeting podcast. Please note that this show was taped prior to Hurricane Ida and our planned late summer and fall...

The NOLADrinks Show – Craft Beer Economics – Bart Watson of the Brewers Association – 2021Ep10

The NOLADrinks Show – Craft Beer Economics – Bart Watson of the Brewers Association – 2021Ep10

On this installment of The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we welcome back Bart Watson, chief economist of the Brewers Association. They are the largest trade organization representing the craft beer industry in the US. We discuss the craft beer landscape from 2020...

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – Caroline Rosen of Tales of the Cocktail – 2021Ep9

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – Caroline Rosen of Tales of the Cocktail – 2021Ep9

On this episode of The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias we welcome back friend of the show, Caroline Rosen, president of Tales of the Cocktail! We talk about the organization, the “hybrid” event (part virtual, part in-person around the globe) they are putting on this...

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – Bartenders Roundtable – 2021Ep8

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – Bartenders Roundtable – 2021Ep8

On this installment of The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias we have a “Bartenders Roundtable.” The idea is, more or less, an open forum for bartenders to talk shop, issues, drinks, and anything else connected to the world of bartending. We welcome Sophie Burton with...

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – Mexican Style Lager and More on Beer – 2021Ep7

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – Mexican Style Lager and More on Beer – 2021Ep7

On this edition of The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we welcome back our “unpaid beer correspondents” Sal Mortillaro and Matt Horney. Both are certified beer judges and walking encyclopedias of beer. Matt is also the brewmaster – a tremendous one – at Old Rail...

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – Sustainability Behind the Bar – 2021Ep6

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – Sustainability Behind the Bar – 2021Ep6

On this installment of The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we discuss ideas and some of the thought processes needed to reduce waste behind the bar, leading to a more sustainable operation. We welcome three beverage and restaurant professionals – Matthew Gardner of...

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – Liz Williams of the Southern Food and Beverage Museum – 2021Ep5

The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias – Liz Williams of the Southern Food and Beverage Museum – 2021Ep5

On this episode of The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we chat with the founder of the Southern Food and Beverage Museum, Liz Williams! We learn about the history of the museum, its mission and current programs, how you can visit, connecting with them virtually, and...

The NOLADrinks Show – Keyatta Mincey Parker and Tiffanie “The Drinking Coach” Barriere aka “Key and Coach” – 2021Ep4

The NOLADrinks Show – Keyatta Mincey Parker and Tiffanie “The Drinking Coach” Barriere aka “Key and Coach” – 2021Ep4

On this week’s The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we welcome two great guests out of Atlanta – Tiffanie “The Drinking Coach” Barriere and Keyatta Mincey Parker! They are both super-talented bartenders. They are also both active in the bartending community as...

The NOLADrinks Show – Jeff “Beachbum” Berry and Paul Gustings – 2021Ep3

The NOLADrinks Show – Jeff “Beachbum” Berry and Paul Gustings – 2021Ep3

On this edition of The NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we chat with two cocktail icons! We welcome the foremost Tiki cocktail historian, Jeff “Beachbum” Berry, and New Orleans bartending legend, Paul Gustings. We talk about all kinds of things with lots of stories...