NOLADrinks Show – 6-15-17 – Collaboration Between Bar and Kitchen

On this edition of the NOLDrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we welcome Chris “C.B.” Brian of Coquette and Jesse Carr of Balise and La Petite Grocery. We discuss creative and practical ways for collaboration between bar and kitchen minimizing waste yet maximizing great food...

NOLADrinks Show – 6-8-17 – Los Po-Boy-Citos and Saint Cecilia

On this edition of the NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we welcome Melissa Cross of the new French Quarter spot, Saint Cecilia. We then chat with Matt Sakakeeny and Dave Greengold of the New Orleans band Los Po-Boy-Citos. Pictured above from left - Bryan Dias of...

NOLADrinks Show – 6-8-17

On today's NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we're talking Bloody Marys and the Creole Tomato Festival taking place this weekend in the French Market. We're also going to chat with a couple guys from the fantastic band, Los Po-Boy-Citos. We'll kick things off with...

NOLADrinks Show – 6-1-17 – Whisky Highball

On this edition of the NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we welcome Liam Deegan of Barrel Proof and Gillian White of Meauxbar. We talk, among other things, Suntory Toki Whisky and the Whisky Highball cocktail. We also discuss last week’s and this week’s poll on tipping...

On The Next NOLADrinks Show – 6-1-17

On the next NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias on Thursday, June 1 (podcast on Friday, June 2), we'll have lots of goodness in-store! In the second hour, we welcome Liam Deegan, co-proprietor of Barrel Proof. We'll talk whiskey, Negroni week, Tales of the Cocktail, and...

NOLADrinks Show – 5-25-17 – Honey Island Swamp Band

On this week’s NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we welcome Aaron Wilkinson and Sam Price of the Honey Island Swamp Band! We also talk about various drink-like things including the results of our weekly poll on the Vieux Carré and more about the famous New Orleans...

On The Next NOLADrinks Show – 5-25-17

On the next NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias coming up on Thursday, May 25 on 990 AM in New Orleans and on Friday's podcast everywhere else, we're going to have some fun! We'll be chatting with some of the guys from the Honey Island Swamp Band. They're playing the...

NOLADrinks Show – 5-18-17 – Summer Drinks

Here’s this week’s NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias! We chat with Jeff Schwartz of Bakery Bar about summer drinks, Absinthe, Amaro, and more. We also talk Grow On Urban Farms with Touré Folkes. Pictured above - Jeff Schwartz of Bakery Bar. NOLADrinks Show – 5-18-17 –...

NOLADrinks Show – 5-11-17 – Grow On Urban Farms and Beer!

On this editon of the NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias we welcome Simond Menasche of Grow On Urban Farms and Sal Mortillaro, certified beer judge and expert. Pictured above from left - Bryan Dias of NOLADrinks and Sal Mortillaro, certified beer judge. NOLADrinks Show –...

NOLADrinks Show – 5-4-17 – Restaurant Culture and Lady(s) Behind Bars

On this NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias we cover the Lady(s) Behind Bars fundraising benefit for Dress for Success New Orleans. We then talk the importance of restaurant culture, what it means to lose a founding chef, and starting your own establishment with Robért...

NOLADrinks Show – 4-27-17 – United States Bartenders’ Guild Southern Regional Meeting

On this NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we cover the annual Southern Regional Meeting of the United States Bartenders’ Guild held this year in New Orleans. We talk about this event and with several folks involved with presenting and putting it on. Much of the theme...

NOLADrinks Show – 4-20-17 – Beverage Industry Trends and US Bartenders Guild Southeastern Regional Meeting

On this edition of the NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we talk beverage industry trends with Sara Gorelick of Colangelo & Partners. Mark Schettler of the United States Bartenders' Guild New Orleans chapter then joins to talk about the bartending business and...

NOLADrinks Show – 4-13-17 – At the Bar

On this edition of the NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias we have our At the Bar segment in the second hour with Asthin Berry of the Ace Hotel New Orleans, Johnny Sanders of Bar Tonique, and Steve Yamada of Twelve Mile Limit. We also talk about last weekend’s French...

NOLADrinks Show – 4-6-17 – On Location at Bakery Bar!

On this edition of the NOLADrinks Show with Bryan Dias, we do our monthly hangout at the Lower (Lower) Garden District’s Bakery Bar. We chat with folks from the New Orleans service industry and enjoy a few drinks! Pictured above from left - Bryan Dias of NOLADrinks...