Heard Podcast!

Heard! Podcast

Heard! is a food, beverage, and hospitality podcast featuring interviews with leading industry professionals at the local and national level.  The concept is a Detroit based collaboration between the Detroit Optimist Society, the Hungry Dudes, and NickDrinks.com.  Please check us out online at www.heardpodcast.com to listen in and learn more about the guys.  Cheers!


All Episodes

Heard! Podcast – Episode 69 – The Wright Move: Talking with Chef Marc Djozlija

Chef Marc Djozlija, chef/partner at Wright & Co., Bad Luck Bar, & The Peterboro, joins us to discuss Detroit, his restaurants, working with Wolfgang Puck, work/life balance, and more....

Heard! Podcast – Episode 68 – This Episode is Bitter

Michael Fair, owner of Black Ink Bitters, joins us to discuss the importance of bitters in cocktails and what goes into running a bitters business. Before we get bitter,...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 67 – On the Ardbeg Bus

We take this episode on the road as we travel to Red Wagon Wine Shoppe in Rochester Hills to visit the Ultimate Ardbeg Escape Bus. This bus will be...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 66 – Distilling Runs in the Family

Stephen B. Beam, head distiller at Limestone Branch, joins us to discuss bourbon, the rich history of distilling in his family, and much more. Stephen has been distilling for...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 65 – Aquavit The Scandanavian Spirit that is distilled in Detroit

Robyn Cleveland, co-owner of Norden Spirits, joins us to discuss the launch of Norden Aquavit – available in Michigan in early July. Robyn is a bartender turned distiller who...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 64 – Clean Eating, Intermittent Fasting, and Bodybuilding

Personal trainer Lavar Green joins us to talk health & wellness. Lavar works with the Detroit Police Department Physical Training and Defensive Staff. We cover a wide range of...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 63 – Breaking the Weight

In the wake of the tragic news of Anthony Bourdain’s suicide, we are joined by health and wellness coach & influencer, Ricki Friedman, founder of BreakTheWeight.com. Ricki’s mission is...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 66 – Distilling Runs in the Family

Stephen B. Beam, head distiller at Limestone Branch, joins us to discuss bourbon, the rich history of distilling in his family, and much more. Stephen has been distilling for...

Heard! Podcast – Episode 62 – Does Curry Pair with Bourbon

Chef/owner of Khom Fai, Isaiah Sonjeow joins us to talk Thai food, bourbon, restaurant expansion, and more. He brings three kinds of curry and two kinds of bourbon including...