Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Boozy Biddies Talk Wine & Spirits

Dec 29, 2021

What better way to end the year than with a bubbles episode! The biddies enjoy two delicious bottles of champagne while discussing the difference between grower and negociant champagne, and how you can tell which you’re buying. Happy New Year!

For the full show notes:

Dec 22, 2021

The biddies tackle a dark time in American history: prohibition. Tune in to learn about the why, the how, and the how everyone got around it. You may have heard about speakeasies gin joints, but what about blind pigs and clip joints?

For full show notes:

Dec 15, 2021

The biddies continue their gin kick with Bloom gin and talented master distiller Joanne Moore. Always happy to see badass women at the helm of boozy products, the biddies talk about her approach to gin and her different lines, all delicious and unique. Calla drinks the Rose & Jasmine Bloom gin and Kara samples the Bloom...

Dec 8, 2021

Pivoting back to the spirits world, the biddies dive into the gin craze. Briefly touched on in our first gin episode, the gin craze took England by storm in the 1600s. Tariffs on French wine and cognac, combined with relaxed regulation on distilleries, and grain spirit distillation in general, led to PINTS of gin being...

Dec 1, 2021

The biddies dive into the concept of terroir and why it helps to create interesting wines with a story with Mari Jones, President (of Fun!) at Emeritus Vineyards in California. Emeritus specializes in terroir-driven Pinot Noir in California. Tune in to learn why Pinot Noir is awesome, about some cool wines Emeritus...