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Barrel Room Chronicles

Barrel Room Chronicles

Welcome to the Barrel Room Chronicles, hosted by Kerry Moynahan. Kerry is a Certified Bourbon Steward, former bartender, co-host of the Spirits of Whisk(e)y podcast, media producer and all-around whiskey aficionado. Kerry has combined her love for whiskey into media projects which celebrate this great spirit. And for the last 20 years she has been helping others tell their stories though television, film and other media. But now it’s time for her to take her love for whiskey and her experience in the entertainment industry to uncover the fascinating stories of the water of life.

Recent Episodes

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BRC EP 13 – Egan's Irish Whiskey & The Water of Life

July 6, 2022

This week on a special whiskey Wednesday edition of Barrel Room Chronicles, I speak with Jonathan Egan about his family’s Irish Whiskey legacy. Next, in our World of Weezy segment, we learn all about plums? Then later in the…

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BRC EP 12 - The Bitter Housewife & The Scotch Club

June 12, 2022

This week on Barrel Room Chronicles I discover The Bitter Housewife and chat with Co-founder Genevieve Brazelton about her award-winning, all-natural cocktail bitters and ready-to-drink beverages. Then later in the show I ca…

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BRC EP 11 - Farm to Bottle Highland Rye

May 20, 2022

In this episode of Barrel Room Chronicles, I speak with Kirsty Black and Lauren Oliver of Arbikie Highland Distillery about the Scottish Highland’s 1st commercial Rye whiskey in over 100 years AND the opening of their new vi…

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BRC EP 10 - Spirits Technology

May 15, 2022

In this episode of Barrel Room Chronicles, I speak with silicon valley engineers and Bespoken Spirits founders Stu Aaron and Martin Janousek.  We chat about their proprietary ACTivation technology which completed spirit matu…

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BRC EP 9 - Ireland's Spirit

April 23, 2022

On this episode of Barrel Room Chronicles I speak with John Ralph about his Double Gold award winning Poitin, and the history of the Irish Spirit. Then later in the show I speak with Chef Louise Leonard, about a redheaded Ma…

Guest: John Ralph
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BRC Ep 8 - The Taste of India with Sanjeev Banga

March 31, 2022

On this episode of Barrel Room Chronicles we speak with Sanjeev Banga about Rampur Indian Single Malt Whisky.  Then Chef Louise Leonard creates a special dessert with it! Barrel Room Chronicles is a production of 1st Reel…

Guest: Sanjeev Banga

About the Host

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Kerry Moynahan


Kerry Moynahan grew up in San Jose, California, and moved to Los Angeles after receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Cinema Production from San Francisco State University. Kerry began her career working on numerous sitcoms, reality programs, and films. She quickly moved her way up in television, becoming a producer at E! Network and joining the Producers Guild of America. Kerry has worked on many Emmy-nominated programs, including Hollywood Squares, The Taste, and Dancing with the Stars. Kerry is also a big fan of whiskey, so much so that she joined a half-dozen whiskey clubs in the Los Angeles area, became a Certified Bartender and Bourbon Steward, and holds a certificate of completion at the Scotch Whisky Experience in Edinburgh, Scotland.