Episode #114 – Beerfest, Olympics and a Bell Pepper

Episode #114 – Beerfest, Olympics and a Bell Pepper


Ginny and Charlie love beer, Cincinnati, and the Olympics and this week they are talking about all three. A discussion of Cincy Winter Beerfest leads into other must-do activities for people new to Cincinnati and then Charlie explains his love of the Olympics. We share a margarita with a surprising ingredient and then close with a song from Florence and the Machine.

Run Time: 1 Hour, 6 Minutes, 10 Seconds
Download the episode: charlietonichour114.mp3

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Segment 1 – Discourse Intercourse

(Starts at 17 seconds into the show)
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Segment 2 – The Beerfest and The City of Cincinnati
How to Become a Cincinnatian, for Non-Natives

(Starts at 16 minutes, 2 seconds into the show)

Cincy Winter Beerfest
The article we discuss
How to Become a Cincinnatian, for Non-Natives

Segment 3 – Why Does Charlie Love The Olympics?
(Starts at 38 minutes, 48 seconds into the show)


Segment 3 – Bottoms Up
(Starts at 51 minutes and 14 second into the show)
A Bell Pepper Cocktail?
(Starts at 51 minutes, 14 seconds into the show)
The Red Pepper Margarita
1½ oz. anejo tequila
½ lime, juiced
¼ red bell pepper, chopped
½ oz. triple sec
¼ oz. simple syrupMuddle bell pepper with lime and simply syrup in a cocktail shaker.
Add remaining ingredients, shake and strain into a cocktail glass.


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National Margarita Week
and the
Source for this week’s recipe


Segment 4 – Closing Out The Show
(Starts at 58 minutes and 37 second into the show)

Charlie and Ginny Tonic’s Music Recommendation For This Week
Florence and the Machine – Shake It Up

The Music You Hear Throughout the Episode

Ford Theatre Reunion
All Music Featured Comes From FTR’s
Famous Monsters Album
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Join Ginny Tonic for a Tour!

Don’t Miss Charlie’s Convention
June 28-29, 2014
“Short Shot of Alcohol To Kick Off Your Weekend”
Continues Friday

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