Cheers! On today’s episode of Distillations we belly up to the bar to learn about distilled spirits.
Join us in a toast! On today’s episode of Distillations we’re celebrating the holiday season with a couple of drinks—and a side of aspirin. First, producer Catherine Girardeau heads to St. George Spirits, a distillery in California, to find out how the most potent ingredients in our favorite cocktails are made. Then we check in the morning after to reveal what hangover cures actually work. (Hint: Not many.)
00:00 Opening Credits
01:06 Feature: Tour of St. George Spirits
09:06 Hangover Science
12:47 Closing Credits
Special thanks to Jennifer Dionisio for researching this show.
Our theme music is composed by Dave Kaufman. Music from Music Alley includes “Sugar Plum Breakdown,” by Kevin MacLeod, and “Night Clubbin’,” by Enzo. Music from the Free Music Archive includes “One Man And His Piano,” by Linus Akesson, and “Tom’s Lullaby (with Les Gauchers Orchestra),” by Lee Maddeford.
Photo by Erin Hall, courtesy of St. George Spirits.