31 May, 2023Print
Iraq Veteran on importance of Memorial Day
Many know Fred Minnick as one of the world’s top bourbon and spirits authorities, but before he became that, he was a member of the U.S. army, serving as a photojournalist in the Iraq War. While many spend their Memorial Day grilling out or on the lake, Minnick spoke with Fox News about what the holiday is truly about.
Read the interview, here: foxnews.com/lifestyle/veteran-iraq-war-shares-insights-importance-honoring-fallen-heroes-memorial-day
Minnick reflects on the importance of remembering fallen heroes, recounts horrific memories from his service, and his hope for how America honors Memorial Day moving forward.
Minnick is a best-selling author who you may have seen on The History Channel's "Food That Built America," Bravo's "Top Chef," Discovery's "Moonshiners," CNBC, CBS Mornings, NPR and more. He hosts the award-winning Fred Minnick Showpodcast, which has introduced the world of bourbon tasting to Dierks Bentley, Terry Bradshaw, Peyton Manning and others, and travels around the country hosting Blind Bourbon tasting events.
For more information, visit fredminnick.com.