By Bread Circus Productions
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4 parts history. 1 part recipe. 1 part style. Bar None is a monthly podcast that explores the history of some of our favorite drinks, and how what we're drinking can shape history.
||ExplicitOne Hundred Percent Virtue||Bar None is back! Season 2 is just around the corner, but to tide everyone over we've got a story about censorship, moral catch-22s and the triumph of the human spirit. Just without alcohol.Continue reading||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitWhenever You Need Somebody – The Aviation||For our final episode of season one we're looking at the neoclassical age of cocktails, speakeasies, the internet and the Aviation and asking one very simple question: why?Continue reading||4/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitBottomless – The Bloody Mary||Follow the evolution of the strangely viral Bloody Mary and its equally virulent host, Brunch. Our transcript is available on our Patreon Page!Continue reading||3/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitOne Sour, Two Sweet – The Daiquiri||'One of Sour, Two of Sweet, Three of Strong, Four of Weak.' A seemingly simple formula to follow, but for the Daiquiri, there's a long history of struggling to get that simple recipe just right.Continue reading||1/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitNoble Experiments – The Margarita||Happy New Year! Our new episode on the margarita and its roots in our biggest constitutional failure is available now on iTunes and Soundcloud. Perfect for wading into 2017 a little warier than usual.Continue reading||1/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAnd What We Desire to Be – The Martini||Bar None returns with our second episode, looking at the 60's, the martini, and the American phenomenon of the cocktail party.Continue reading||12/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPilot – The Sazerac||Bar None is rereleasing its pilot episode, remastered by the one and only Ryan Laney!Continue reading||12/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitHiatus – Bitters||As you may have noticed, we’ve been on hiatus. Here’s an update for all of you on where we are, where we’ve been, and and whereContinue reading||10/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitForeword||Before launching our pilot we took a moment to pen some advice – an alternative commencement speech for every graduating college senior in 2016. BelowContinue reading||5/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Interesting mix of history and storytelling from a team who seem to have put their hearts in the creative and research process.
Great new podcast
Clearly these people love their liquor! Each podcast (focusing on a specific drink) is carefully researched and shared in a compelling way. Hopefully we don't have too long to wait for the third episode!
I never expected to have feelings about the Vietnam War from a podcast about alcohol...well done, Bar None. Insightful, historical, and bar savvy.