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Stories from the service industry. Come with us as we shed light on what goes on behind the counter of your local watering holes. We want to give you the perspective of your bartenders, bouncers, chefs, servers, and more!

Stories from the service industry. Come with us as we shed light on what goes on behind the counter of your local watering holes. We want to give you the perspective of your bartenders, bouncers, chefs, servers, and more!

Location:

United States

Description:

Stories from the service industry. Come with us as we shed light on what goes on behind the counter of your local watering holes. We want to give you the perspective of your bartenders, bouncers, chefs, servers, and more!

Language:

English


Episodes

023 Joey & Peter – The Last Word

4/6/2020
Yup, its just the guys again! Chatting about the coronavirus, hand-sanitizer, bidets, shitty managers, growling at each other and more. Joey makes a great cocktail and we debut our newest member at the end of the show!

Duration:00:44:45

022 Jacob Scott – Smoked Duck Manhattan

3/23/2020
Jacob joins us this week to talk about the recent effects of COVID-19 on the service industry as well as sharing his tales and perspectives from both sides of the bar.

Duration:01:13:38

021 Scratch Distillery – Fremont Troll

3/9/2020
This week we are on location at Scratch Distillery with the owners, Kim and Bryan. We chat it up about distillery life, legislation, guest stories and have a chocolate and whiskey pairing experience with Ben!

Duration:01:29:24

020 Jesse Hoffman – Snow Cone

2/24/2020
This week we sip on the cocktail preferred by Hunter S. Thompson, the Snow Cone. While listening to our guest Jesse, who joins us from the east coast to talk about his experiences bartending in the PNW and over seas!

Duration:01:00:55

019 Shawn Hardison – Hot Charlotte

2/11/2020
Bartender Shawn joins us this week talking about serving a former NFL offensive linesman, a customer using the sink as a toilet, working a comedy show and more!

Duration:01:05:34

018 Joey B Sides – Rosita

1/28/2020
This week we introduce our B sides! The extra conversations that didn’t make it the first time around. This B Side is all about aliens, ancient cultures and writing on coasters!

Duration:00:40:39

017 Joey & Peter – Hot Buttered Rum

1/13/2020
It’s 2020! The guys are reflecting on 2019 and giving shout outs, talking about the mandalorian, customer stories, how grey goose is hyped and more.

Duration:01:12:25

016 Scotty Diaz – Stay Gold

12/31/2019
Scotty is an award winning bartender and US Bacardi Legacy Finalist. He joins us this week for his stories of throw-up in the well and advice for those in and out of the service industry.

Duration:01:39:52

015 Peter Duane – Pete’s Penicillin

12/17/2019
Peter Duane, the older than dirt, jack of all trades guy for the service industry is our guest this week! Former restaurant owner and inventor of “Pete’s Penicillin” will make your sides hurt with his Cock–tails.

Duration:01:39:53

014 Crystal Hall – Cosmopolitan

12/2/2019
Crystal, a market manager for Iron Horse Brewery joins us this week! She has some fantastic stories from her side of the industry. So grab a cosmo and listen in!

Duration:01:24:02

013 Collin Sargent – Shrubs

11/18/2019
After the drinks have been had, Collin is one Uber driver who makes sure you get home safely! He’s seen & dealt with it all from cheaters, puke, farts, creepy fares and more!

Duration:01:26:20

012 Troy Perdue – Red Wine (Part 2)

11/4/2019
Part 2 with Troy! We continue our wine sipping over conversations of the service industry, steak sauce, sports and more!

Duration:01:21:16

011 Kaaren Droddy – Mojito

10/21/2019
Hair stylist Kaaren joins us this week to talk about service industry similarities, stereotypes, deep cuts and tips as we sip on Mojitos and laugh at movie lines.

Duration:01:40:07

010 Troy Perdue – Red Wine (Part 1)

10/7/2019
Troy, a Server in Colorado joins us this week! Pour a glass of red wine and listen to his tales of run-ins with the secret service, selling porterhouses for dessert and more!

Duration:01:34:46

009 Allan Mullen – Moscow Mule

9/23/2019
Nightlife security host, Allan Mullen, joins us this week! His stories of battling brides and being big brother to the inebriated are sure to keep you on the edge of your seat.

Duration:01:31:59

008 Todd Hamm – MezcAperol Spritz

9/9/2019
Bar manager now teacher Todd Hamm joins us this week! He made a twist on a cocktail and talks to us about aliens, tequila and life advice.

Duration:01:11:26

007 Joey & Peter – Negroni

8/26/2019
The guys celebrate negrioni week by making the cocktail, listening to ducktales and chatting about some memorable service industry moments.

Duration:01:08:15

006 David Michaelis – Vodka Soda

8/12/2019
Bartender Dave joins us this week with his perspective on the industry and talks with us about Vodka. Listen in and hear his motto: “Drink and Be Happy”.

Duration:01:31:11

005 Ben Brandt – Boilermaker

7/29/2019
Lead line cook, Ben Brandt, joins us this week. Listen in as he tells stories from his least favorite dish to the seriousness of food allergies.

Duration:01:25:02

004 Travis Hill – Time Slip

7/15/2019
Travis Hill is a current bartender by night. Listen in as he talks of his behind the bar stories, traveling and seeking out new cocktails.

Duration:01:06:16