8 episodes

Welcome to The Flask At Hand, the podcast that starts with whiskey and ends with knowledge. Listen as your slightly funny hosts take you on a fantastically unprofessional whiskey tasting and reviewing journey in the beginning of each episode followed by true, interesting sometimes strange and useless facts about persons, places and things in the world we know today. So, if you're part of the same simulation we are, sit back, push play, listen, sip, learn and laugh. Enjoy the show! cheers.

The Flask At Hand Podcast TF@H

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    • 4.8, 5 Ratings

Welcome to The Flask At Hand, the podcast that starts with whiskey and ends with knowledge. Listen as your slightly funny hosts take you on a fantastically unprofessional whiskey tasting and reviewing journey in the beginning of each episode followed by true, interesting sometimes strange and useless facts about persons, places and things in the world we know today. So, if you're part of the same simulation we are, sit back, push play, listen, sip, learn and laugh. Enjoy the show! cheers.

    Ep.7: Compass Box Oak Cross, Ancient Calendars, Stonehenge and What Year Is It Exactly?

    Ep.7: Compass Box Oak Cross, Ancient Calendars, Stonehenge and What Year Is It Exactly?

    On this episode of The Flask At Hand Podcast we review the delicious Oak Cross by Compass Box Whiskys and talk about the different ways we've tracked the days, weeks, months and years over history and currently. What's with leap year and was Stonehenge actually an accurate calendar? Along with plenty of jokes and getting a little off topic from time to time because we think we're hilarious, this episode is sure to make you shake your head with disappointment. Sip, listen, learn and laugh with us. Thanks for listening and enjoy the show. Cheers!
    Whiskeys:
    https://www.compassboxwhisky.com/
     
    Where we got our info:
    https://www.ancient-origins.net/news-history-archaeology/prehistoric-calendar-revealed-stonehenge-006119
    https://www.livescience.com/22427-stonehenge-facts.html
    https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/stonehenge/history-and-stories/building-stonehenge/
    https://www.history.com/
    https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/history/the-timeline-calendars-2169718.html
    https://www.wonderopolis.org/wonder/how-did-the-months-of-the-year-get-their-names

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Special Guest Bonus Episode: Fears, Phobias and Whiskey With Blake Feece

    Special Guest Bonus Episode: Fears, Phobias and Whiskey With Blake Feece

    On this episode of The Flask At Hand Podcast we switch it up a bit and are joined by friend Blake Feece. We play a little prank involving MD 20/20 fortified wine, then have an actual whiskey review of BSB brown sugar bourbon from Heritage Distilling Co.  (we taste the regular and the 103 proof) After that we talk about Fear and weird phobias, throw in a couple birthday shout outs and just have too much fun. This is the first of our Special Guest Bonus Episodes and we'll be doing more of these in between regular shows for some extra content. Sip, listen, learn and laugh with us. Thanks for listening and enjoy the show. Cheers!
     
    Whiskey:
    https://heritagedistilling.com/products/bsb?gclid=Cj0KCQjw-r71BRDuARIsAB7i_QPImeU-lpOwiZdFzfUGpfchfGPTz5hg-Yy7hDJSEKhAndSfvd-_8G8aApSNEALw_wcB

    • 51 min
    Ep.6: Teeling Irish Whiskey, Sex, Religion and Politics (the fun way)

    Ep.6: Teeling Irish Whiskey, Sex, Religion and Politics (the fun way)

    On this episode of The Flask At Hand Podcast we review the very tasty Teeling Irish Whiskey then talk about everyone's favorite subjects: sex, religion and politics. Of course we don't approach these subjects as they are, we put our own fun spin on these taboo topics and bring you funny, interesting and obscure facts about each one. This one is sure to make you smile (we hope) Sip, listen, learn and laugh with us. Thank you for listening and enjoy show. Cheers!
    Whiskey:
    https://www.teelingwhiskey.com/
    Where we got our info:
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akhenaten
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atenism
    https://study.com/academy/lesson/atenism-history-revolution-decline.html
    https://www.alcoholproblemsandsolutions.org/politicians-and-alcohol-trivia-fun-facts-on-politics-alcohol/
    https://www.kickassfacts.com/30-kickass-and-interesting-facts-about-alcohol/
    https://boredomtherapy.com/filthy-historical-facts/
    https://www.kinkly.com/2/542/sex-tips/whats-hot/110-interesting-weird-and-surprising-sex-facts
     

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Ep.5: The Dream Episode

    Ep.5: The Dream Episode

    On this episode of The Flask At Hand Podcast we review the 21 year old High Wheeler from the New Zealand Whiskey Collection, Lagavulin 16 year old and do a deep dive into the science.... and the not so science of dreams. Recurring dreams, Lucid dreams, dream telepathy and more. Sip, listen, learn and laugh with us. Thank you for listening and enjoy the show. Cheers!
     
    Whiskey:
    https://www.malts.com/en-us/distilleries/lagavulin/
    https://www.thenzwhisky.com/project/high-wheeler/
     
    Where we got our info:
    https://dreamstudies.org/galantamine-review-lucid-dreaming-pill/
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lucid_dream
    https://11points.com/35-common-recurring-dreams-terrible-interpretations-meanings/
    https://science.howstuffworks.com/life/inside-the-mind/human-brain/dream8.htm
    https://www.grammarly.com/blog/recur-reoccur/
    https://www.theclever.com/15-famous-ideas-that-were-invented-in-dreams/
    http://som.org/libraryarchives/dreams/
    https://www.insightstate.com/

    • 1 hr 21 min
    Ep.4: Caol Ila 12 year, Woodinville bourbon and the Vespasian urine tax, the Easter bunny origin story and the death of Pantera's Dimebag Darrell

    Ep.4: Caol Ila 12 year, Woodinville bourbon and the Vespasian urine tax, the Easter bunny origin story and the death of Pantera's Dimebag Darrell

    On this episode of The Flask At Hand we have two very tasty whiskeys to review. Caol Ila 12 year old single malt (Islay scotch) and Woodinville bourbon, a local favorite of ours. After the whiskey we tell you about an ancient Roman tax on Urine, the Easter Bunny origin story and we'll finish up with the untimely death of a legend, Dimebag Darrell of Pantera. Sip, listen, learn, and laugh with us. Thanks for listening and enjoy the show. cheers!
     
    Pantera song clip:
    "Floods" from The Great Southern Trendkill album
     
    Whiskeys:
    https://www.malts.com/en-row/our-whisky-collection/caol-ila/
    https://www.woodinvillewhiskeyco.com/products/straight-bourbon-whiskey/
     
    Where we got our info:
    https://www.heritagedaily.com/2016/05/did-you-know-the-romans-created-a-tax-on-urine/110998
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pecunia_non_olet
    https://www.history.com/topics/holidays/history-of-easter
    https://loudwire.com/dimebag-darrell-slain-onstage-anniversary/
    https://ultimateclassicrock.com/dimebag-darrell-murdered/

    • 52 min
    Ep.3: Angel's Envy bourbon, Skrewball peanut butter whiskey and Can Sound Waves Heal You?

    Ep.3: Angel's Envy bourbon, Skrewball peanut butter whiskey and Can Sound Waves Heal You?

    On this episode of The Flask At Hand we taste and review the delicious Angel's Envy bourbon and give Skrewball peanut butter whiskey a shot (no pun intended). After that, we talk in depth about whether or not sound waves can physically or emotionally heal the human body and brain. Sip, listen, learn and laugh with us. Thanks for listening and enjoy the show. Cheers!
    Whiskeys:
    https://www.angelsenvy.com/
    https://www.skrewballwhiskey.com/
    Where we got our info:
    http://news.mit.edu/2019/translating-proteins-music-0626
    https://physics.aps.org/articles/v12/23
    https://www.fastcompany.com/3022942/the-surprising-science-behind-what-music-does-to-our-brains
    https://soundcloud.com/user-275864738/orchestra-of-amino-acids
    https://www.sciencealert.com/a-new-study-backs-up-claims-that-sound-waves-really-do-have-mass-after-all
    https://www.health.harvard.edu/mind-and-mood/how-music-can-help-you-heal
    https://brainworksneurotherapy.com/what-are-brainwaves
    https://brainworksneurotherapy.com/what-brainwave-entrainment
    https://www.explainthatstuff.com/sound.html
    https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03459183

    • 1 hr 5 min

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