Lush Life Podcast

How to Drink the Sazerac with Rhiannon Enlil

How to Drink the Sazerac with Rhiannon Enlil

Although the city of New Orleans is home to many classic cocktails, there is only one that has the honor of being its official cocktail, and that is the Sazerac. Sponsored by Louisiana Tourism, our episode today is all about the Sazerac cocktail and how…

How to Drink Jaisalmer Indian Craft Gin with Kunal Madan

How to Drink Jaisalmer Indian Craft Gin with Kunal Madan

It’s a big day for gin lovers this weekend! World Gin Day arrives on June 12!! How am I celebrating – with a completely Indian Gin and Tonic. Even though the G and T originated in India, until just recently, there had never been a…

How to Drink Mezcal with Eduardo Gomez, Founder of the Tequila & Mezcal Fest

How to Drink Mezcal with Eduardo Gomez, Founder of the Tequila & Mezcal Fest

It’s made in nine different states of Mexico from over 30 different agave species and each different agave species in each different state tastes different. Thank goodness, our guest is here to teach us how to drink Mezcal. Eduardo Gomez is not only the Director…

How to Drink El Bandarra with Alex Virgili

How to Drink El Bandarra with Alex Virgili

Where in the world does an hour turn into the whole day. Every Saturday and Sunday from 12 – 3, El Barcelonís, surrounded by their friends and family, spend the entire afternoon sipping vermouth before lunch even begins. Today’s guest is gunning for the whole…

How to Drink the Kentucky Derby Mint Julep with Stacey Yates

How to Drink the Kentucky Derby Mint Julep with Stacey Yates

Combine bourbon, mint, and sugar and then stir in the most famous horse race in the world, and you have a tradition that goes back years and our first cocktail to be given its very own episode. Sponsored by Kentucky Tourism, our episode today is…

How to Drink El Sueño Mixto Tequila with Paul Hayes

How to Drink El Sueño Mixto Tequila with Paul Hayes

Have you all become 100% agave snobs?  Will the likes of a mixto tequila never touch your lips again? Well get over it, there’s a new tequila in town and it’s guaranteed to blow your mind. Paul Hayes, co-founder of El Sueño mixto tequila, is…

How to Drink Amaro Montenegro with Matteo Bonoli & Rudi Carraro

How to Drink Amaro Montenegro with Matteo Bonoli & Rudi Carraro

Described as the “liqueur of the virtues” by one of the most famous 19th C Italian authors, Gabriele D’Annunzio, Amaro Montenegro is Italy’s #1 Premium Amaro. Velvety, smooth, inviting, no wonder D’Annunzio and his fellow Italians love it. It’s also full of secrets. Can one spirit be…

How to Drink Italicus With Giuseppe Gallo

How to Drink Italicus With Giuseppe Gallo

Is it possible to fulfill this brief: to create a brand that every single Italian, living in Italy or abroad, when they see the bottle and read the name, is going to make them proud? Our guest not only fulfilled his own brief, but also…

How to Drink Avallen with Stephanie Jordan & Tim Etherington-Judge

How to Drink Avallen with Stephanie Jordan & Tim Etherington-Judge

After years of working in the drinks industry, Stephanie Jordan and Tim Etherington-Judge wanted to produce the first planet positive spirit. They had no idea that it would be Calvados, but now it couldn’t have been anything else.  Apples were the key to it all. …

Lush Life Podcast Transcripts: How to Drink Avallen Calvados with Stephanie Jordan and Tim Etherington-Judge (#184)

Lush Life Podcast Transcripts: How to Drink Avallen Calvados with Stephanie Jordan and Tim Etherington-Judge (#184)

After years of working in the drinks industry, Stephanie Jordan and Tim Etherington-Judge wanted to produce the first planet positive spirit. They had no idea that it would be Calvados, but now it couldn’t have been anything else.  Apples were the key to it all. …