Brad Distills 80 Proof Alcohol (Sotol) | It's Alive: Goin' Places | Bon Appétit

  • Published: 21 March 2019
  • Join Brad as he visits Desert Door Distillery to learn how to harvest and distill sotol, a tequila-like spirit from Texas Hill Country.

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  • Brad Leone
    Brad Leone  7 months back

    Next we are off to a much different location and im SOO excited for the episodes. Oh and dont worry lots more quirky, from the Fermentation Station Its Alive coming out soon too.

    • That Guy
      That Guy  1 weeks back

      Your love for life is contagious.

    • Van Miner
      Van Miner  3 weeks back

      Brad that jacket makes you look fat. Still a bona fide playa tho

    • bruh miment on god
      bruh miment on god  3 weeks back

      let go noodlin

    • Daniel Garcia
      Daniel Garcia  3 weeks back

      Okay slow down brad, here we go again.

    • J. Esau Romano
      J. Esau Romano  2 months back

      Texas is North Mexico, we want it back!

  • Cody Stevens
    Cody Stevens  11 hours back

    I demand a western movie featuring cowboy Brad

    • Matt Dehnel
      Matt Dehnel  13 hours back

      I swear Brad says "Sotol" different in every shot

      • Rolablox
        Rolablox  17 hours back

        Alternative title...Broke Brad Mountain.

        • Aidan Dub
          Aidan Dub  2 days back

          He didn't wanna deal with a drunk Brad 😂

            THETINTMASTER  4 days back

            You need to slow down😂😂

            • theresa greene
              theresa greene  5 days back

              Brad has just the greatest personality and is so wonderful with everyone he works with. When Ken says he wasn't expecting Brad to do such a good job on his first plant and Brad says he has a good teacher he always says things like that to the people teaching him. He is so humble and kind and hilarious. I love this series so much!

              • Thomas Elliott
                Thomas Elliott  1 weeks back

                The reason no one likes sotul is because of the look he gives brad after brad takes a drink of the ~180 proof, it's like hes posing for a magazine shoot, hes basically saying, yeah I know its good, now I'll wait to see if your compliment satisfies me. Then brad proceeds to compliment, he even says, it's actually pretty good, but this is not good enough so sotul is dismissive, he says, well slow down, you don't wanna drink too much. And then brad is annoyed, as I would be.

                • Dolphino Egglet
                  Dolphino Egglet  1 weeks back

                  Sotol guy's voice was super deep, im even shocked

                  • back country
                    back country  1 weeks back

                    And the award for the dullest distiller in the world goes to beard guy lol

                    • Josh Valle
                      Josh Valle  1 weeks back

                      I remember taking a bottle of sotol to a mid school dance and halfway the the bottle someone screwed the lid on too tight and cracked it so it was just leaking in my pocket constantly. =)

                      • John joe
                        John joe  2 weeks back

                        Is it cold? It looks hot in there..

                        • John Stinson
                          John Stinson  2 weeks back

                          I NEED to know who’s covering wayfaring stranger in the first 30 seconds. I need it.

                          • joe johnson
                            joe johnson  2 weeks back

                            Brad looks like Robert Rodriguez with a cowboy hat and sunglasses on.

                            • Stefan Nitchoff
                              Stefan Nitchoff  2 weeks back

                              Brad Leone on dirty.. I mean on it’s alive

                              • Brin Lewis
                                Brin Lewis  2 weeks back

                                the sotol guy was not having brad

                                • Rat_kinG
                                  Rat_kinG  2 weeks back

                                  Vegetal. i like that word 😄

                                  • Joseph Blair
                                    Joseph Blair  2 weeks back

                                    love the videos, but a I the only one that noticed that Brad sounds like Dale Doback?

                                    • Tyce Bruursema
                                      Tyce Bruursema  2 weeks back

                                      I feel like Soto’s guy and brad had a good chemistry

                                      • Holden Watkins
                                        Holden Watkins  2 weeks back

                                        Sotol guy: SOH-tal

                                        • Saoirse K
                                          Saoirse K  2 weeks back

                                          Is that mark lanegan singing in the intro? Brad really is out here being the next Anthony bourdain

                                          • Juston Polisena
                                            Juston Polisena  2 weeks back

                                            sotol guy just seems so uncomfortable or annoyed

                                            • Gotta Run
                                              Gotta Run  2 weeks back

                                              Brad out shining his cheerful rays of light on more miserable production workers.

                                              This is the best cooking channel!

                                              • mattieskemoevie
                                                mattieskemoevie  2 weeks back

                                                What a beautiful truck 😍

                                                • Jeremiah Morrisseau
                                                  Jeremiah Morrisseau  2 weeks back

                                                  "You made that a lot easier than i thought it was gonna be" Thats a funny way of telling a guy he's strong, lol

                                                  • Turnt Jesus
                                                    Turnt Jesus  3 weeks back

                                                    I hate when they keep the action person. so pretentious

                                                    • HowInternet
                                                      HowInternet  3 weeks back

                                                      I want more proof that Brad brings multiple pairs of the same glasses on trips.

                                                      • Tarryn Van Der walt
                                                        Tarryn Van Der walt  3 weeks back

                                                        Brad making everything look easy

                                                        • Daniel Hopper
                                                          Daniel Hopper  3 weeks back

                                                          I havent seen any bad comments besides people saying something about bad comments

                                                          • Nikole Kelly
                                                            Nikole Kelly  3 weeks back

                                                            Nah....I will hate the Sotol guy. If he were near puppies he'd act literally the same way.

                                                            • Wilber Villaplana
                                                              Wilber Villaplana  3 weeks back

                                                              Sotol D.O gives golden retriever 180 proof alcohol

                                                              • Zach Chaffee
                                                                Zach Chaffee  3 weeks back

                                                                brad tasted rocket fuel the episode

                                                                • GiGi Tv
                                                                  GiGi Tv  3 weeks back

                                                                  It felt like Ron and Hermione when they’re pronouncing Sotol. Like NO Ron, it’s not SOTALL- it’s SoToll

                                                                  • Kenny Nabinger
                                                                    Kenny Nabinger  3 weeks back

                                                                    Who did the cover of wayfaring stranger at the beginning

                                                                    • Joanne Ganon
                                                                      Joanne Ganon  3 weeks back

                                                                      Man I think you look very nice less the beard and this is the first time I've seen you with short hair, it becomes you 👌 Jo Jo in VT. 💥

                                                                      • Ivan V
                                                                        Ivan V  3 weeks back

                                                                        Guy is a little to serious

                                                                        • Mary Rose Lalli
                                                                          Mary Rose Lalli  4 weeks back

                                                                          Loved the intro song & that pickup truck

                                                                          • mikkel thybo
                                                                            mikkel thybo  4 weeks back

                                                                            Brad: Rips the plant out of the ground.
                                                                            Dude: But we got to watch out for scorpions and centipedes and tarantulas.
                                                                            Brad: you really just told me?

                                                                            Everyone wouldn’t want this.

                                                                            • Ken Ngo
                                                                              Ken Ngo  4 weeks back

                                                                              Isn't it nice to use a unit of temperature where the boiling point of water is 100 and the freezing point is 0? In before someone mentions different pressures.

                                                                              • Will Milne
                                                                                Will Milne  1 months back

                                                                                I’m not normally one to comment on YouTube videos but I was so put off by Sotol guy’s attitude and here I am. Happy to see that I’m not alone. Hope Desert Door uses a different employee for any sort of publicity in the future.

                                                                                • Miss Dark
                                                                                  Miss Dark  1 months back

                                                                                  Sometimes Brad just needs to hush lol. Ken is very nice but he is a strong introvert. There is nothing wrong with that. Just because people are not like Brad, that doesn’t mean it’s wrong or that he is being rude. He is slightly awkward and he doesn’t do videos on the daily. Just remember everyone is different and there isn’t anything wrong with that.

                                                                                  • Nick T
                                                                                    Nick T  1 months back

                                                                                    this other guy is a wet blanket.

                                                                                    • BrentoDoesBeauty
                                                                                      BrentoDoesBeauty  1 months back

                                                                                      The action shots and the drone shots are fun but I did skip past them bc this is YouTube and I have no attention soan

                                                                                      • Xavier Willard
                                                                                        Xavier Willard  1 months back

                                                                                        Does Brad remind anyone else of the sheriff from stranger things?

                                                                                        • vangogh1402
                                                                                          vangogh1402  1 months back

                                                                                          What's the song a the start of the video?

                                                                                          • Dude_West
                                                                                            Dude_West  1 months back

                                                                                            Someone please tell me how 100 degrees Celsius is 212 degrees Fahrenheit when 0 degrees Celsius is 32 degrees Fahrenheit?

                                                                                            • Payton Garcia
                                                                                              Payton Garcia  1 months back

                                                                                              Can someone please get Brad a dog!!!!

                                                                                              • LuckyMoniker
                                                                                                LuckyMoniker  1 months back

                                                                                                THATS WHAT IT IS, he sounds like a smarter john c riley (compared to his typical characters he plays, not the actor)