Lean Whiskey: 19: Mark Graban & Cliff Hazell: Amrut, Uncle Nearest, and Some Tweets

Mark Graban and Cliff Hazel


For Episode #19, Mark Graban is joined by a new guest host, Cliff Hazell. Mark and Cliff first met years ago in Austin at the Lean Coaching Summit, where they shared some Garrison Brothers whiskey and talked about Lean, Deming, coaching, and such.

So today, Mark and Cliff share a drink — Amrut whiskey from India for Cliff and Uncle Nearest 1856 Tennessee whiskey for Mark. “Uncle Nearest” is a new brand that’s named after Nearest Green, the slave who taught Jack Daniels how to make whiskey (read more about that here).