Episode 1 : Stories From the Hollow with Tour Guide Ben Spears


Tour guide Ben Spears shares the history and legend of Jack Daniel’s, along with his favorite stories from Lynchburg, Tennessee, where every drop of Jack Daniel’s is made.




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Ben has worked as a tour guide at the Jack Daniel Distillery since June 2014. He’s a resident of nearby Lincoln County, and his background in literature, history and theater perfectly prepared him for sharing the brand’s story with friends from across the world.


In this episode of Around the Barrel, Ben joins host Lucas Hendrickson to discuss his job talking about whiskey, the history of the distillery, what killed Jack Daniel, and one of his favorite perks – Good Friday. 


Join us for this conversation and more on Around the Barrel, the official podcast of Jack Daniel’s. We invite you to subscribe, rate and review at Apple Podcasts or wherever you enjoy your on-demand audio.



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