recent from Charlie's Articles San Antonio Ticket Party & Panel
As we’ve announced previously on the podcast, Ginny Tonic and I will be presenting a new panel at the 2018 San Antonio Cocktail Conference and we’re already counting down the days! January 10th to the 14th, we’ll return to one of our favoriate conferences and share our new panel,...
recent from Bottoms Up History Woody Creek Colorado Gin (Bottoms Up #70)
For Bottoms Up this week we look at Woody Creek’s Colorado Gin After we talk about the gin and how we discovered it, we look at how it faired in our blind tasting of 50+ gins (catch episode #304), use it in a martini then finish up with a shrub cocktail. You short shot of alcohol to kick off the weekend is...
recent from Ginny's Articles Nashville Whiskey Festival
We’re thrilled to share that we will be attending and covering the Nashville Whiskey Festival this weekend! Featuring over 200 whiskeys, the 6th annual Nashville Whiskey Festival Grand Tasting will take place on October 14, 2017, from 6:30-10pm in the Grand Ballroom of the Omni Nashville Hotel and tickets...
recent from Remeasured Life History Immigration Story – Alexandra Harcha Montes (Remeasured Life Pilot)
On the pilot episode of The Remeasured Life. Ginny Tonic talks with Alexandra Harcha Montes, a graphic designer who moved to the United States from Lima in order to be able to pursue a career in art. Pilot Episode: Immigration Story – Alexandra Harcha Montes (Download | 40 minutes | RSS) Special...

Woody Creek Colorado Gin (Bottoms Up #70)

For Bottoms Up this week we look at Woody Creek’s Colorado Gin After we talk about the gin and how we discovered it, we look at how it faired in our blind tasting of 50+ gins (catch episode #304), use it in a martini then finish up with a shrub cocktail. You short shot of alcohol to kick off the weekend is ready! Episode #70: Woody Creek Colorado Gin (Download | 13 minutes...

San Antonio Ticket Party & Panel

As we’ve announced previously on the podcast, Ginny Tonic and I will be presenting a new panel at the 2018 San Antonio Cocktail Conference and we’re already counting down the days! January 10th to the 14th, we’ll return to one of our favoriate conferences and share our new panel, “Above The Bar: Careers For Booze Hounds That Don’t Involve...

Considering Blind Tasting (Charlie Tonic Hour #304)

Ginny and Charlie look back on an epic weekend. In Cincinnati Blink lit up the city and in Nashville Ginny and Charlie spent the weekend recording the Big Gin Show with Sips, Suds, and Smokes. After working through over 50 gins in two days, they went over to The Nashville Whiskey Festival. The show inspired them to talk about the benefits and surprises of blind tasting. For...

Nashville Whiskey Festival

We’re thrilled to share that we will be attending and covering the Nashville Whiskey Festival this weekend! Featuring over 200 whiskeys, the 6th annual Nashville Whiskey Festival Grand Tasting will take place on October 14, 2017, from 6:30-10pm in the Grand Ballroom of the Omni Nashville Hotel and tickets are still available for you to join us. While we’re there we’ll share...

The Plumb Dang It (Bottoms Up #69)

As we do a week of sustainability inspired podcasts (see Charlie Tonic #303 for more), we search through our own kitchen to see what we can find for a cocktail. From there, the Plum Dang It takes shape. Episode #69: The Plum Dang It (Download | 20 minutes | iTunes | RSS) The Plum Dang It 2 oz. rum half oz. brown sugar syrup 2 slices plum 2 slices lime Muddle the plum and lime...

Sips Suds & Smokes

Ginny Tonic and I will be making our way to Nashville for a guest spot on the Sips Suds & Smokes radio show this weekend (from PRX). Self described as “a radio show discussing anything to drink or smoke with a couple of Good Ol’ Boys as hosts”, we’ll be joining them along with other friends of the show to taste and discuss gin in all its forms....

Cocktail & Bar Sustainability (Charlie Tonic Hour #303)

Have you ever considered what you can do with all that stuff left over at the end of your bar shift? We may not have all the answers, but we do have a few ideas and even look into the financial side of things before we’re done. Next, trying our best to practice what we’re sharing, we look around our own home to make a sustainable cocktail (which turns out to be...

Syndicated Radio Tonic

We are very excited to announce that earlier this evening, the Charlie Tonic Hour made its DEBUT as a radio syndicated show! Radio Artifact is the new independent radio station created by Urban Artifact and we’re thrilled to join their growing cast of shows each week and be a part of this new source of original radio content within the city. Starting today, we now have...