About Jim Shannon

Jim is the Founder and Lead Host of The Bourbon Road Podcast. He spends most of his working time as a Software Developer for a leading Tech Consulting company. He is the Founder of a Louisville based biotech company which supplies research chemicals for pharmaceutical drug discovery. He is also a proud US Navy Veteran. He and his wife Melody live on a small horse farm in Kentucky, not far off the Bourbon Trail. They enjoy the outdoors and spending time with family and friends. Jim is an avid bourbon lover and according to his wife, has “way too many” open bottles.

January 2022

Oregon’s Dry Fly Distilling


On this week’s episode I sat down and chatted with Terry Nichols from Oregon's Dry Fly Distilling. Their whiskey is something spectacular and unique. Forging their

Oregon’s Dry Fly Distilling2022-01-19T07:43:29-05:00

December 2021

The 2021 Bourbon of The Year


What a year it has been for The Bourbon Road podcast. We have recorded 104 episodes this year while traveling from the East Coast to the

The 2021 Bourbon of The Year2021-12-30T13:51:47-05:00

November 2021

October 2021

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