United States of Dramerica

United States of Dramerica

There is nothing like a dram of whisky to inspire an important conversation.Each week we sit down with a guest from the worlds of entertainment, sport or business and they tell their story over a glass of whisky.

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Episode 62 - Ricky Crawford, luxury travel expert and Dram Good Laddie

Feb. 22, 2021

We talk to veteran whisky and luxury travel expert Ricky Crawford. He tells us about the growing im…

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Episode 61 - Dom Madell, New Zealand resident

Feb. 15, 2021

We talk to Dom Madell, resident of Auckland, New Zealand. He explains what it is like living in a r…

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Episode 60 - Tracie Franklin, whisky educator and Head Distiller Apprentice

Feb. 8, 2021

We talk to Tracie Franklin, Head Distiller Apprentice at the Nearest and Jack Advancement Initiativ…

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Episode 59 - Jon Ryan, Super Bowl winner

Jan. 31, 2021

We talk to Jon Ryan, the Super Bowl winning punter from the Seattle Seahawks. He tells us about the…

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Episode 58 - David Balfour, co-founder of LIGHTBLUE and marketing and event expert

Jan. 25, 2021

We talk to event and marketing expert David Balfour. The Scot living in Dubai with plans to expand …

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Episode 57 - Estelle McCartney, Chief Customer Officer Arctic Shores and communications professional

Jan. 18, 2021

We talk to Estelle McCartney, Chief Customer Officer for Arctic Shores and veteran communications p…

About the Host

Dan Rutstein

Dan is a former British diplomat and whisky enthusiast.
He started the podcast because he wanted to be able to have important conversations with interesting people over an enjoyable drink.