recent from Events Louisville’s Bourbon Classic Returns
Following five highly successful years, the Bourbon Classic will once again celebrate the best of Bourbon at its 2018 event. Experience the best in the world of Bourbon February 28 – March 3, 2018. The Bourbon Classic Cocktail and Culinary Challenge will be held March 2 at a new venue – The...
recent from Bottoms Up History Nico Martini (Bottoms Up #83)
  For this week’s short shot of alcohol we sit down with Nico Martini discussing the San Antonio Cocktail Conference AND an upcoming book he’s written on Texas cocktails and bar culture! Nico Martini comes from a theatre background, as an actor/director. He was a member of the 2005 Lincoln...
recent from Charlie Tonic History San Antonio Cocktail Conference (Charlie Tonic Hour #317)
Ginny Tonic and Charlie return from the San Antonio Cocktail Conference absolutely overloaded with stories. Join them as the run through as much as they can in the time they have then they’re joined by one of the show organizers, Nico Martini, for a deeper look at this amazing conference. All this...
recent from Remeasured Life History From Foodie To Marketing – Michael Shawn McCabe (Remeasured Life #9)
For the final episode of Remeasured Life Season One, Ginny Tonic sits down with Michael Shawn McCabe. Shawn is the president and owner of McCabe Media, a marketing agency in Cincinnati. His journey to starting his business began when he had to restart his life after a divorce and career change. This lead...

Louisville’s Bourbon Classic Returns

Following five highly successful years, the Bourbon Classic will once again celebrate the best of Bourbon at its 2018 event. Experience the best in the world of Bourbon February 28 – March 3, 2018. The Bourbon Classic Cocktail and Culinary Challenge will be held March 2 at a new venue – The Foundry at Glassworks. Bourbon Classic TASTE will be held March 3 at the...

Nico Martini (Bottoms Up #83)

  For this week’s short shot of alcohol we sit down with Nico Martini discussing the San Antonio Cocktail Conference AND an upcoming book he’s written on Texas cocktails and bar culture! Nico Martini comes from a theatre background, as an actor/director. He was a member of the 2005 Lincoln Center Director’s Lab and is the proud owner of an Excellence in Directing...

San Antonio Cocktail Conference (Charlie Tonic Hour #317)

Ginny Tonic and Charlie return from the San Antonio Cocktail Conference absolutely overloaded with stories. Join them as the run through as much as they can in the time they have then they’re joined by one of the show organizers, Nico Martini, for a deeper look at this amazing conference. All this plus a MUST DO event recommendation. Somehow we manage to fit it all...

The 86 Company Revisited (Bottoms Up #82)

Flashing back a few years to their first visit to the San Antonio Cocktail Conference, Ginny and Charlie sit down with a couple of luminaries of the industry. Jason Kosmas and Dushan Zaric of the famed New York cocktail bar, Employees Only, were at the time of this interview the creative minds behind The 86 Company, a line of quality liquors that are made by and for...

Anticipating San Antonio (Charlie Tonic Hour #316)

As Ginny Tonic and Charlie stand on the very verge of re-visiting San Antonio, they take this week’s episode to look back AND look forward. In the open, they share a few stories from the week, but that quickly evolves into a spirited discussion of the San Antonio Cocktail Conference which starts TODAY. The two discuss past stories from their last visit, re-share and...

The Tio Mio (Bottoms Up #81)

This week’s Bottoms Up is both a preview and a great cocktail. Here, we’re featuring the Tio Mio, the official cocktail of the San Antonio Cocktail Conference. This is a conference where Charlie and Ginny Tonic are both attending and presenting a panel next week! Episode #81: The Tio Mio (Download | 11 minutes | iTunes | RSS) Bottoms Up Tio Mio Official...

Spirited Politics (Charlie Tonic Hour #315)

This week Ginny and Charlie talk about their New Year’s adventures and their first indoor soccer game before they decide to get political. Rather, they discuss politically motivated marketing with booze brands and if this is a good idea or not. These two finish with the Tio Mio cocktail, the official cocktail of the San Antonio Cocktail Conference and send you off with more...

Category Defying Whiskeys (Bottoms Up #80)

Ginny Tonic and Charlie followup discussing a new way to categorize whiskey by trying two that demonstrate how geography isn’t everything when it comes to knowing what’s in the bottle. In this Bottoms Up we feature Bastille Blended French Whiskey and Clayton James Tennessee Whiskey! Episode #80: Category Defying Whiskeys (Download | 16 minutes | iTunes | RSS) Category Defying...