Rita Held http://wwno.org en Distilled & Fermented: Alcohol's Past, Present and Future http://wwno.org/post/distilled-fermented-alcohols-past-present-and-future <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On this week's episode of <em>Louisiana Eats!</em> sommelier Molly Wismeier and mixologist Adam Seger discuss their&nbsp;involvement inside the wine cellar and&nbsp;behind the bar&nbsp;of </span><a href="http://www.revolutionnola.com/index.html" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Restaurant R'evolution</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p>Then, documentarian Ken Burns talks about <a href="http://www.pbs.org/kenburns/prohibition/" target="_blank">the era of Prohibition</a> in American history.</p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Poppy Tooker 32612 at http://wwno.org Knocking 'em Back http://wwno.org/post/knocking-em-back <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d79eece2c28-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d79eece2c28-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d79eece2c28-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-978437.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p> Cocktail specialist Wayne Curtis discusses the history of bitters, an essential ingredient for any barroom delight. Then Linda Green explains what Yakamein is, where you'll find it, and how it earned the nickname, "Old Sober."</p> Wed, 20 Jul 2011 21:14:56 +0000 Poppy Tooker 3129 at http://wwno.org