Lowdown on The Low Countries Podcast Episode 4

“Lowdown on The Low Countries” Listen HereĀ 

Less messy than sacrificing a goat and easier to listen to than Heavy Metal played backwards, episode five of the pod brings you satanic worship from Belgium courtesy of Duvel, some Dutch herbal remedies with the low-calorie Ketel One Botanical Spirit from Schiedam and some unintentional yet repeated references to the war.

Benā€™s ill-received article on the Pint Glass from the GuardianĀ is here.

The Ketel One Botanical range, 30%abv and 70cl, is available fromĀ The Whiskey ExchangeĀ for Ā£23.95.

Classic Duvel, 8.5%abv and 33cl, is available from all major supermarkets, includingĀ Sainsbury’s, for around Ā£2.
Duvel Triple Hop Citra, 9.5%abv and 33cl, is available fromĀ TescoĀ at Ā£2.50.

Duvel Tulip Glass is available fromĀ Beer Ritz.

In next weekā€™s pod, we will be tasting ā€œGose To Hollywoodā€ from the To Ƙl brewery in Denmark, which is available at Ā£3.50 from Marks & Spencers (in store) or Ā£3.12 fromĀ Eebria.

And mixing a Manhattan cocktail, all ingredients and tools are available atĀ The Whiskey Exchange…Woodford Kentucky Straight Bourbon, Ā£32.95Ā Chazalettes Rosso della Regina Vermouth, Ā£22.75Ā Angostura bitters Ā£11.25Ā Maraschino cherries Ā£8.95Ā Tools ā€“cocktail glass, or coupe; mixing glass; a bar spoon; strainer; jigger; plenty of ice.



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