Thought and a Chaser is an irregular dive into the world of libations, language, and logistics.
Each episode, we bring you one big topic, one small topic, and a bit about what we're drinking. Our motto: Drink what you like, and know what you're drinking.
Thought and a Chaser is brought to you by Adult Juice Box.
This week, we're talking about how you harvest wine, and how that can go wrong.
Wait, strike that, reverse it.
We're talking about how wine harvest can go wrong (spoiler: theft), and how to do it. I guess that's better?
T&AC is brought to you by AJB, 'mk?
Part of what's amazing about fermented and distilled drinks is their ability to carry other flavors, smells, and sensations.
This week, we're talking about the unexpected ways the concept of dairy shows up in our libations, from buttery chardonnay to milk punch.
25: TIki talk
We. Are. Back.
We have emerged from deep slumber in our wine caves with thoughts of Summer, and a whole new show format for your listening pleasure.
This week, we're talking tiki. Friend of the show Liz James explores tiki bars from the Bay Area to Belarus, and Liam gives us a tour of tiki ingredients that are really just the weirdest.
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24: "5 Lessons from Zinfandel" & "Raines hotels"
This week! We close out season 1 of Thought & A Chaser with some lessons learned.
Philip talks about what he's learned from this show so far, through the lens of that old workhorse of California wine, Zinfandel.
Liam digs into one of the first passes of Prohibition in New York, and how hilariously wrong it went
23: "Champagne was a mistake" & "Hangovers!"
This week, we're back!
We're back from our holiday slumber, and Philip is going to regale us with the history of Champagne while Liam runs down the effectiveness of a dozen different hangover cures.
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23: "Vitis Vinifera is the parent of all wine" & "Socialist Champagne"
This week! Philip marvels at the history of Vitis Vinifera, and it's long history with humanity. Yes, it makes wine, but there's more there than even we were expecting.
Comrade! The time for revolution is upon us! Throw off the shackles of the oppressor and drink champagne!
Thought & A Chaser is a project of Adult Juice Box.
Interesting facts about the history of wine in the United States.
It’s Almost Educational
This is a pretty good happy medium between a “two guys say funny things” podcast and an “I just learned something interesting” podcast. Highly recommended for long drives and background chatter for chores.