60 episodes

A podcast for Greeks of the diaspora. Join Sydney-based Greek-Australians Tom and Nick as they bring the Ouzo-fuelled conversations of ‘kaffeneia’ the Greek world over, right to your ears. From music, history and culture, to science, philosophy and everything in between, Ouzo Talk is all about 'parea'. And with a bottle of Ouzo always on the table, there's no telling where the conversation might go. It's solving the world’s problems – one bottle of Ouzo at a time.

Ouzo Talk The Ouzo Talk Podcast

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 39 Ratings

A podcast for Greeks of the diaspora. Join Sydney-based Greek-Australians Tom and Nick as they bring the Ouzo-fuelled conversations of ‘kaffeneia’ the Greek world over, right to your ears. From music, history and culture, to science, philosophy and everything in between, Ouzo Talk is all about 'parea'. And with a bottle of Ouzo always on the table, there's no telling where the conversation might go. It's solving the world’s problems – one bottle of Ouzo at a time.

    Ouzo

    Ouzo

    After three seasons, the boys finally bite the bullet and dedicate a full episode to Ouzo! With the help of some returning special guests, the boys try an eye-watering 14 different bottles of ouzo in search of their personal favourite drop! The conversation and banter improves with every bottle! Note: The views expressed in this episode are those of each individual and does not reflect the views of the Ouzo Talk Podcast.The Greek Providore: https://thegreekprovidore.com.au/Bay Vista: https://...

    • 2 hrs 34 min
    Rewind – A Greek Easter

    Rewind – A Greek Easter

    Let's rewind the clock! Join Nick and Tom as they walk you through what it takes to have a very Greek Easter. No single annual event on any Greek family’s calendar comes close to the size and spectacle of this annual religious event. From the special traditions like fasting, baking tsourekia, painting red eggs, and going to church, to the more bizarre traditions of throwing large pottery over the balcony and firing homemade rockets at a neighbouring village’s church – there’s so much to cover...

    • 1 hr 3 min
    True Crime – Arthur Katsogiannis

    True Crime – Arthur Katsogiannis

    Former senior NSW Police Officer Arthur Katsogiannis joins Ouzo Talk to discuss all things true crime. Having begun and led strike forces, high profile investigations as well as being A public face for the NSW Police in front of the Australian media, the now retired Arthur isn't short of a story. From bikies and cyber-crime, to drugs, murder and everything in between, this is a mandatory listening if you're into your true crime stories. TRIGGER WARNING: This episode may contain graphic d...

    • 1 hr 43 min
    The Bible, Greece and Christianity

    The Bible, Greece and Christianity

    How did Christianity make it to Greece? Were there Greeks in The Bible? Did Jesus speak Greek? Why did the Catholics and Orthodox split? These are all important questions answered by Academic and devout Christian, Dr Vassilis Adrahtas as he stops by the Ouzo Talk podcast. In a wide-ranging discussion, Tom and Nick have all their burning religious questions answered – many of which you'll know doubt share yourself! No matter what your religious affiliation or status, this is mandatory listenin...

    • 1 hr 45 min
    Admiral Stavridis – Cyprus, Putin & WW3

    Admiral Stavridis – Cyprus, Putin & WW3

    Former NATO Supreme Allied Commander, US Admiral James Stavridis returns to Ouzo Talk with his new book, 2054 in tow. The Admiral discusses his latest effort, as well as answering questions about the future of the Cyprus issue, the US sale of F16s to Turkey and F35s to Greece, Tucker Carlson’s interview with Vladimir Putin, the war between Ukraine and Russia, as well as Israel, Palestine and the threat of World War 3.2054 is available for purchase here: https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/book...

    • 50 min
    Silia Kapsis – Eurovision 2024

    Silia Kapsis – Eurovision 2024

    2024 Eurovision contestant and rising star, Silia Kapsis, joins Tom and Nick to talk about representing Cyprus at this year's competition in Sweden! At just 17 years of age, Australian-born Kapsis enters the world-renowned song-contest with the support of three nations behind her in the form of Cyprus, Greece and Australia. Silia talks about her song, Liar, gives an insight into how she juggles performance with her schooling, and her pride for her triple-threat heritage. From impersonat...

    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
39 Ratings

39 Ratings

Stithson ,

TOP SHELF!!

Absolutely top shelf stuff, from the drinks to more importantly the topics. Very informative, fun and good value. Keep up the top work boys!!!

Andrew Yosa ,

Brilliant podcast

Funny and informative. I’ve learnt so much about my Greek heritage from the guests on Ouzo Talk. Highly recommended. Keep up the great work.

Shjsjjsjs ,

Fantastic podcast

Thanks for informing me on my Greek culture I’ve learned a lot

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