Posts filed under: Episodes

Episode 62: Decanting Wine + Whiskey

The biddies take a detour back into barware as they discuss the practice of decanting. Who knew you could talk about pouring liquid from one vessel into another for 30...

Episode 61: All About Absinthe

After talking about some fun spirits that you might include in your home bar last week, the biddies decided to take a closer look at absinthe. It turns out that...

Episode 60: How to Stock Your Home Bar

The biddies realized that some of our listeners appreciate the harder things in life – spirits. They’ve decided to take a bit of a break from wine after being disappointed...

Episode 59: Rudy Kurniawan and the Biggest Wine Forgery

After the full episode on wine fraud and forgery, the biddies watched the documentary “Sour Grapes” discussing Rudy Kurinwan and his operation behind pumping the elite wine collectors market with...

Episode 58: Wine Forgery

Moving into the shadier side of the industry, the biddies discuss some of the biggest counterfeit and fraudulent wine sales in recent history starting with the Jefferson Bottle in 1985...

Episode 57: Pliny the Elder (Minisode)

The biddies do some research on the first wine stud Pliny the Elder, who had been referenced in many past episodes, only to find out that he was not so...

Episode 56: Wine from Tuscany (Passport Tour)

The biddies take on Tuscany in this final episode of the Italy Passport Tour. World-renowned for delicious Italian wines, this region was literally known as the ‘land of wine’ in...

Episode 55: Grappa (Minisode)

Grappa is a unique Italian spirit distilled from the leftover seeds, stalks and stems from wine production. It’s usually enjoyed as a digestif and today the biddies are diving into...

Episode 54: The Veneto Wine Region of Italy (Passport Tour)

The Veneto region is one of the largest, most important wine regions in Italy producing a lovely range of independent and indigenous wines alongside Italian classics and international varieties. Veneto...

Episode 53: The Barolo Wars (Minisode)

In last week’s episode we talked about how Barolo is a BIG DEAL in Piedmont, and this week we’re filling you in on a little thing called the Barolo Wars....