Bourbon By Bourbon Pursuit / December 8, 2015 John Kowalczyk reveals how he started a Bourbon Christmas Gift Exchange that grew from just a handful of friends to an event that is sponsored by liquor stores and distilleries. – Overview of the past few bottles to come out and Ryan is becoming a dusty hunter after attending Whiskey Pig at Willett Distillery. – What’s your bourbon story? How did you get into it? – Tell us about your Bourbon Gift Exchange – Are there rules to your gift exchange? – Throw out some of the names of the brands you had your first year – How did more people find out about it and spread? – Is there a certain bottle that stands out among the crowd? – How did you get sponsorships from local stores and even distilleries? – What are the plans for this year? Are you trying to step it up? – After the exchange is over, do people just immediately open their bottle and start sharing? [iframe style=”border:none” src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/3996114/height/360/width/640/thumbnail/yes/theme/standard” height=”360″ width=”640″ scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] Check out this episode! Get The Macallan® Rare Cask at ReserveBar. Shop now!