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Best Wine, Beer, and Spirits Podcasts

Best Wine, Beer, and Spirits Podcasts

At Umbrex, our independent management consultants work with our clients to identify the largest opportunities for increasing growth and operational efficiency for the sourcing, production, and retail of their wine, beer, and spirits products. Particularly as evolving technologies reshape the way beverages are marketed and delivered, we ensure that organizations stay ahead of the curve in a changing industry.
Examples of recent projects include:
  • Identifying growth opportunities in the light beer segment of the Colombian beer market, growing company’s sales for this segment by a factor of three over a period of five years
  • Revamping brand marketing strategy including digital marketing, consumer insights, new product innovation, consumer journey mapping, content marketing, and influencer marketing for a $10B spirits company
  • Launching 18 new products and line extensions for a global spirits company and delivering $65+ in incremental sales

To learn more about our work or find a wine, beer, and spirits consultant, visit our Wine, Beer, and Spirits Practice.

Our consultants find that podcasts are an excellent way to remain up to date.
Here are the top podcasts on restaurants recommended by our members.



Talking Logistics by Adrian Gonzalez

Adrian Gonzalez, founder and host of Talking Logistics, interviews thought leaders and newsmakers in the supply chain and logistics industry about emerging trends, technologies, and services.

All in the Industry®️ by Heritage Radio Network

Shari Bayer of Bayer Public Relations explores behind-the-scenes talent within the hospitality industry. Experienced restaurant and hospitality professionals reveal their stories and expertise through a lively and reflective conversation about the industry. Shari also adds speed round games, solo dining stories, PR tips, and current event discussions into the mix, rounding out each episode with a question from the current guest to the next, tying the entire series together.

Bourbon Pursuit by Kenny Coleman, Ryan Cecil, and Fred Minnick

The Official Podcast of Bourbon! The best in news, reviews and interviews with people making the bourbon whiskey industry happen. Join hosts Kenny Coleman, Ryan Cecil, and Fred Minnick as they talk with prominent guests and provide insight on American whiskey 3 times a week. Catch all new episodes every Thursday with special Whiskey Quickie reviews on Tuesday and get caught up on bourbon news with This Week in Bourbon on Friday.

Liquid Assets: A Beverage Industry Podcast by Rabobank

Rabobank’s global beverage team offers insights, analysis, and a bit of entertainment for your morning commute. Liquid Assets will help you tackle the latest trends, introduce you to industry leaders, and prepare you for what’s next in the beverage world.

Legends Behind the Craft by Drew Hendricks

This is the Legends Behind the Craft Podcast where we feature top leaders in the wine and craft beverage industry.

The Wine Whiskey Weed Show by Beverage Trade Network

Beverage Trade Network’s daily podcast is about the alcohol beverage & cannabis industry. It provides actionable insights to all kinds of professionals in this industry. This podcast features some of the most successful people from the Industry, talking about some of the most important issues faced by the businesses, and how to tackle them.

Business of Beverages with Will Keating

This is a podcast for curious and creative people working in the global beverage industry: from makers to marketers, from brewers to bartenders, from distillers to drinkers. Each episode brings you insights that are relevant to everyone in the beverage industry who wants to build their knowledge about the people, products and plans behind the liquids we love. Host Will Keating and Co-host Pádraig Fox bring all their experience, wit and charm to interviews with guests who are a mix of true subject matter experts, cutting edge innovators and living legends. 

Spirited Advocate Podcast by Chris Swonger

The Spirited Advocate Podcast brings together leaders in the distilled spirits industry to discuss pressing issues of the day. The spirits industry is comprised of so much more than alcohol producers– its farmers, manufacturers, distillers and more here in the U.S. and around the globe. Host Chris Swonger and his guests explore it all while enjoying their favorite cocktail or distilled spirit.