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Up In Smoke Pairings: WLD 096
Thank you for joining us for the We Like Drinking show episode 96. In this episode we’ll be discussing Anthony Bordain’s disdain, up in smoke pairings maaaan, and we’re drinking with the very first guest ever on WLD?! So crack open your beer, uncork that wine, and let’s get drinking.
  • Cheers my podcast drinking friends and welcome to happy hour 96.
  • Welcome to the second episode in our countdown to episode 100.

Panel Introductions

  • A finalist in the 2013 Wine Blog Awards, a certified California Sustainable Winegrowing Ambassador, founder of the stay rad wine blog, Jeff “The King of All Wine Media” Solomon. Jeff is drinking Troon Vineyard 2013 Estate Tannat (Applegate Valley, Southern Oregon 13.7% alc $29
  • He’s a member of the American Homebrewers Association and the head brewer at Angry Goats Brewery, John Ruyak. John is drinking Howler IPA
  • My name is Jeff Eckles, I’m a certified specialist of wine and your host for these festivities…and tonight I’m drinking Susan Selby’s 2006 Russian River Petite Sirah
  • Our guest tonight… Founder and writer of ENOFYLZ Wine Blog

Grape, Hop, or Pop Culture Reference

Ortrugo - An Italian white wine grape grown in the hills of the Emilia-Romagna region located in north central Italy. It is generally blended with Malvasiain.

Booze News

Where we discuss interesting, noteworthy, or idiotic stories.

Patreon Plug

Speaking of patrons! Hey John, did you see patron Jeff’s twitter post to us this week?

What’s up?  

What do you have your eyes on or what do you have coming up.

  • Martin - Champagne Blind Tasting
  • Eckles - Next week, get ready for a whole lot of Jeff’s as we welcome the always full of energy Jeff Shaw, founder of the undergroundcellar.com. Last time he was on he dropped $50 in free wine to our listeners so be sure you tune in to this one.

Last call

Time to clean house and lock the doors

Our panel of characters likes social media. In case our listeners want to find their favorite panel members online where can the find you guys...

  • Martin - Follow me on Instagram and Twitter @martindredmond.  Check out my wine blog at enofylzwineblog.com
  • Solomon - Follow me on Instagram and Twitter @JeffisRad. I’m on Untappd as KingOfAllWineMedia. Watch my Stay Rad Wine Blog TV videos on YouTube and StayRadWineBlog.com
  • John - Follow me as Brewhack on Untappd, ABQWINENEWB on Vivino and check out the Angry Goats Brewery CR on Facebook
  • Eckles - Don’t forget to follow the adventures of We Like Drinking on the socials. FB and Insta at WeLikeDrinking and on twitter @WeLikeDrinking1, the number one.

And now it’s time for Wait, Who Subscribed

You can also find the show notes for this episode with all the links to the stories or mentions we had at http://welikedrinking.com/podcast

OK panel, let’s take one last trip around the table and get some final thoughts before we shut off the lights.

  • John
  • Solomon
  • Martin
  • Eckles

Thanks again for joining us at the We Like Drinking Podcast….where you’ll never drink alone.