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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...

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....

CBD Seltzer Spritzer (Bottoms Up #68)

Ginny Tonic and Charlie are back with a new Bottoms Up as they talk with Nic Balzer from Queen City Hemp about their new CBD Seltzer Water. After the chat, they return making a seltzer spritzer with their Blood Orange CBD Seltzer. Episode #68: CBD Seltzer Spritzer (Download | 20 minutes | iTunes | RSS) CBD...

Extreme Pamplemousse (Bottoms Up #67)

This week we mix up your Friday with a cocktail featuring La Criox Pamplemousse from the website Supercall. Along the way we also discuss using the soda to cut calories in your cocktails and so much more. Episode #67: Extreme Pamplemousee (Download | 12 minutes | iTunes | RSS) Extreme Pamplemousse 0.75 oz...

OYO Bourbon Maple Sour (Bottoms Up #66)

In addition to celebrating the return of Bottoms Up, this week we’re making an OYO Bourbon Maple Sour as featured recently by Ginny Tonic on Fox 19’s Morning Show. Episode #66: OYO Bourbon Maple Sour (Download | 11 minutes | iTunes | RSS) OYO Bourbon Maple Sour 2 oz OYO Bourbon Whiskey Michelone...

Our Bottoms Up Podcast Returns

The Bottoms Up podcast is a spin-off podcast that grew out of the Charlie Tonic Hour as the show entered its second year. This micro-podcast launched in February of 2013 and shared a new episode every Friday for 65 weeks. In May of 2014, the hosts folded it back into the main show. Now, the...

Bottoms Up #65 – The Finale

No hints beyond the title this week. You’ll just have to tune in and listen for all the details. — Run Time: 18 Minutes, 40 Seconds Download the episode: bottomsup065.mp3 “Bottoms Up” — — The Music You Hear Throughout the Episode thefordtheatrereunion.com– Brought...

Bottoms Up #64 – Hop Stoopid

Some of the best beer you can try is beer a given by a friend and that is the case for this week’s brew. Decapitated Dan of the Monsters and Metal podcast shared booth duties with Ginny Tonic and I at C2E2 (the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo) and brought us a the beer we’re trying on the...

Bottoms Up #63 – Watershed Distillery Bourbon

We’re excited to return to a discussion of the Ohio based Watershed Distillery. We love their gin and this week we’re curling up with their bourbon for a tasting and a cocktail. Join us for all the details! — Run Time: 12 Minutes, 30 Seconds Download the episode: bottomsup063.mp3 Watershed...

Bottoms Up #62 – Jackie O’s Firefly Amber

The Uncommon Geek’s (Mr. and Ms. … www.uncommongeek.com) join us for this week’s Bottoms Up as we sample a little Firefly Amber. You can have the sky, but your not taking this beer from me. Catch some beer discussion, a bit of Jackie O’s storytelling and more. Your short shot of...

Bottoms Up #61 – Alpha Brewing Company

This week we flash back and visit Alpha Brewing Company. Alpha hit St. Louis in the spring last year in what appeared to be a thriving St. Louis craft beer scene. They have a few standard brews but heavily rotate their tap list experimenting with some solid tastes. Ginny and Chralie were NOT disappointed by...

Bottoms Up #60 – Bellhop Homebrew

Ginny and Charlie love it when friends bring them beer and this week it’s a homebrew that stands out as a winner. Matt and Nancy share a Triple Belgium mixed with an IPA that went over well. Even better, Ginny sits down with these two over at the Old Kentucky Bourbon Bar so they can share even more of...

Bottoms Up #59 – Ciroc Vodka

This week on Bottoms Up we flash back to episode #99 of the Charlie Tonic Hour for a discussion of Ciroc Vodka and a quick mix that results in a great little Can-Can Martini. Join us for a drink, won’t you? — Run Time: 12 Minutes, 33 Seconds Download the episode: bottomsup059.mp3 Ciroc Vodka and...

Bottoms Up #58 – Timber Beast and Schlafly

Ginny and Charlie often find themselves on the road and a quest for new tastes and new things to sample is often high on their agenda. This week on Bottoms Up they find two beers on a recent trip that harken back to prior travels and share them with you as recommendations. Both brews were not tried before...

Bottoms Up #57 – Girl Scout Cookie Cocktails

It’s that magical time of year where tasty cookies are everywhere and Girl Scouts are taking your money time and again. What are you to do with all those extra cookies? If you’re Ginny Tonic, you start thinking COCKTAILS! Join us as we celebrate the Thin Mint and the Samoa by toasting to their...
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