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After years in the industry Shawn Rockenbach is skipping the glassware and diving head first into the barrels of thirst quenching libations. Each episode Shawn sits down to have long form conversations with friends in the brewing, wine making and distilling industry going beyond the drinks they make for insights into their stories and adventures.

Don’t drink alone, join us “Inside The Barrels”!

Be sure to follow the adventures of Sadie and Bradley, the “Dynamic Beer Drinking Duo” on Instagram to see what new and exciting bottle they got their paws on.


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Episode 2 – The Blinking Owl Distillery


  • Episode 2 – The Blinking Owl Distillery – Double Feature

    Ep. #2 A special double feature episode starting with The Blinking Owl’s founder Brian Christenson and then head distiller Ryan Friesen. The Blinking Owl Distillery is Orange County’s first craft distillery located in Santa Ana...

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  • Episode 1 – Mike Crea – Unsung Brewing Co

    Ep.#1 With Mike Crea the founder of Unsung Brewing Co,  with a production facility in Tustin and a new tasting room in Anaheim, California. Checkout the brewery website and follow them on instagram @unsungbrewing
  • Episode 0 – Intro to the Conversations

    In this inaugural episode of Inside The Barrels Shawn Rockenbach skypes with his friend Neil in San Jose to talk about what the show will be getting into. Get ready to soak it all up...

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