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Bottoms Up #19 – The Martinez

This week Ginny and Charlie bring you a treat from the Charlie Tonic archives. From her pin-up fabulous hair to her classic tattoo’s, Molly Wellmann is clearly a woman who takes the best of what the past has to offer and gives it her own modern touch. Back in April 2012 when Charlie and I sat down with...

Bottoms Up #18 – Ancient Age

It’s a blast from the past for Bourbon Day today. In honor of the invention of bourbon by Elijah Craig in 1789 we present you with a review of our favorite “everyday” bourbon, Ancient Age 10 Star. This more modest bottle out of the Buffalo Trace distillery is a lovely, rye-heavy, bourbon that is...

Bottoms Up #17 – 1800 Reposado Tequila

Many people who drink shy away from tequila having sampled rougher versions of this fine beverage in their youth. Join Ginny Tonic and Charlie as they demystify the aging process a bit and share some pointers on how to find the good stuff. Along the way they share a great summer cocktail and sample a very...

Bottoms Up #16 – Beers of Memphis

While Ginny Tonic and Charlie were down in Memphis, they took time out to look for local craft beers and learned just how great they have it in Cincinnati. That said, they came back with two local favorites, Lazy Magnolia Brewing’s Southern Pecan Nut Brown Ale and Ghost River Brewing’s Golden...

Bottoms Up #11 – The Sazerac

Ginny Tonic and Charlie are off on a traveling adventure as they visit the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (aka C2E2). For this week episode we present our first ever flashback Bottoms Up episode. After a brief into by this podcasting duo, we jump back to Episode #8 of the Charlie Tonic Hour and share...

Bottoms Up #10 – Custom Cocktails with Homemade Syrups

With the warmth of spring finally being felt in Cincinnati, Ginny Tonic and Charlie are in the mood for some fresh and fruity drinks. What better way to do this than with some homemade syrup using fresh ingredients? Making your own syrups at home is easy and it is a great way to personalize your cocktails...

Bottoms Up #9 – Stoli Hot Vodka

Ginny and Charlie get hot this week. Stoli makes some very good flavored vodkas but their jalapeno vodka is really unique. While other vodkas seem to be in an arms race to see who can convert junk food into drinkable form the fastest, Stoli went the other direction by creating the only pepper vodka with...

Bottoms Up #6 – Martini Madness

This week, Ginny Tonic and Charlie dodge the basketball action and instead offer you Slate Magazine’s Official Martini Madness Bracket where 64 different versions of the classic martini go head-to-head in a winner takes all the olives (or none of the olives as the case may be) tournament. For the...

Bottoms Up #2 – Yelp Drinks

Has it been a week already? The brand new Bottoms Up podcast is back for episode #2 as your hosts Ginny Tonic and Charlie hit five bars for craft cocktails in under 90 minutes! For this week’s show we took part in Yelp Drinks Cincinnati. This is their citywide, week-long (February 18th –...

Bottoms Up #1 – Angel’s Envy

We are thrilled to unveil the new Bottoms Up podcast with your hosts Ginny Tonic and Charlie. What you have here is an alcohol infused show with a side of sexy brought to you by the hosts of the Charlie Tonic Hour. We’ll be sharing new shows every Friday and this podcast will be short format with...
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