In this episode, we talk about The Doctors’ Plague: Germs, Childbed Fever, and the Strange Story of Ignac Semmelweis by Sherwin B. Nuland while trying the highest of the high-proof grain alcohols — Spirytus Rektyfikowany. Na Zdrowie!
In this episode, we talk about When Humans Nearly Vanished: The Catastrophic Explosion of the Toba Volcano by Donald R. Prothero while drinking a bottle of the 2016 Brassfield Eruption Red Blend (California). Cheers!
Today, we’re talking about We’re Not From Here, by Geoff Rodkey, while sampling not one but two boozes — Space Station Middle Finger American Pale Ale by 3 Floyds Brewing Co., and Outerspace Vodka. There’s even a drinking game! Play along at home. Skol!
Our first episode! The way to ensure success for any endeavor is to start it with champagne. Today, we pop a bottle of Veuve Clicquot and examine the book, The Widow Clicquot: The Story of a Champagne Empire and the Woman Who Ruled It by Tilar J. Mazzeo. Cheers!