187 - Whiskey Smackdown with WWE Superstar Aiden English
By Bourbon Pursuit
Matt Rehwoldt, or better known as WWE Superstar Aiden English, is finding a passion in bourbon with WrestlingWithWhiskey Instagram and YouTube series. Matt was in town for a live event so we took the opportunity to invite him over to talk about wrestling and whiskey. We discuss a his career, personal life, and of course, when bourbon became an obsession. His traveling schedule has turned him into a national bourbon hunter and he's got some stories to tell. Show Partners: Barrell Craft Spirits is more than just bourbon, they blend rye, whiskey, rum, and have a signature infinite barrel project. Find out more at BarrellBourbon.com. Show Notes: Find Bourbon Pursuit on Pandora Learn more about Pursuit Series Derby Museum Legends Series Bourbon Pursuit presenting at The Louisville Bourbon Society on 3/18 The week’s Above the Char with Fred Minnick talks about limited edition whiskey advertising. How did you get into whiskey? Is Wrestling with Whiskey the real you? Have your trips turned into adventures with side stops for Bourbon hunting? Have you connected with a store yet and built those relationships? Talk about how you got into wrestling. What demographic is the WWE fan base? South Park did a spoof of wrestling. Talk about the state of wrestling and how it’s perceived as choreography. Tell us about your wife. Were you nervous when you married into the top wrestling tree? What’s your persona in the ring? Have you ever thought about changing your persona? Is WWE against alcohol being portrayed? How have you been received on social media when sharing posts about wrestling and bourbon? Have you ever been stalked? Are you using Instagram to connect with fans and let them see the real you behind the scenes?