The Modern Bar Cart Podcast

A New Kind of Cocktail Podcast

The Modern Bar Cart Podcast is a spirits and cocktail podcast for home bartenders and industry pros alike. Featuring interviews with bartenders, distillers, and cocktail authors, and deep dives into the most important topics in mixology, this is your portal into the shaken, stirred, strained, and garnished world.

Each week, host Eric Kozlik interviews leading experts in the spirits and cocktail field and distills their knowledge into helpful tips and guiding principles in the quest for better drinks. The Modern Bar Cart Podcast has been recognized by Tales of the Cocktail and The New York Times as an invaluable resource for anyone who wants to improve their spirits and cocktail knowledge.

Enjoy our backlog of well over 200 interviews, audio essays, book reviews, and more!

New episodes go live every Thursday!

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Episode 225
Amber Revolution: Orange Wine with Simon Woolf
Episode 224
The Worm and the Margarita
Episode 223
Rethinking Vermouth with Birk O'Halloran
Episode 222
Porchlight and Puppetry with Nicholas Bennett
Episode 221
Lyre's Non-Alcoholic Spirits with Maria Denton
Episode 220
Kentucky 74 with Lauren Chitwood
Episode 219
All The Bitter with Ian Blessing
Episode 218
World's 50 Best Bars with Mark Sansom
Episode 217
Mindful Mixology with Derek Brown
Episode 216
Why I Like the Term "Mixologist"
Episodes 215
Last Call 2021
Episodes 213 & 214
Hacking Milk Punch with Eamon Rockey
Episode 212
Tarnished Truth, Delicious Bourbon
Episode 211
The Science of "Switched" Cocktails with Iain
Episode 210
Fever-Tree Mixers with CEO Tim Warrillow
Episode 065
The Cork Episode
Episode 062
Eau de Vie: The Water of Life
Episode 058
Summer Cup & Sangria
Episode 053
Homemade Syrups
Episode 047
How to Give Tasting Notes
Episode 044
Cocktail Snobs vs. Cocktail Slobs
Episode 039
Intro to Terroir
Episode 037
Optimizing Your Home Bar
Episode 022
Decoding Spirits Labels
Episode 016
Batched Cocktails
Episode 012
Ice and Cocktails
Episode 008
Bitters, Vermouth, and Liqueurs
Episode 006
Citrus Crash Course
Episode 004
Bar Cart Software
Episode 002
Bar Cart Hardware
Episode 195
Intro to Japanese Whisky with Nicholas Pollacchi
Episode 193
Equiano Rum with Ian Burrell
Episode 192
Buck, Yeah!
Episode 191
Gilded Age Cocktails with Cecelia Tichi
Episode 190
Hawaiian Agricole Rum with Kyle Reutner
Episode 189
The Bloody Mary Ritual (Breaking Bloody -
Episode 188
Reviving Ancient Stills with Dr. Eric Stroud
Episode 187
Whisky Philosophy with Billy Abbott
Episode 184
Is Bourbon Broken?
Episode 183
Love and Bitters with Sother Teague
Episode 182
Coole Swan Irish Cream Liqueur with Mary
Episode 181
Negroni with David T. Smith & Keli
Episode 180
Horseradish Hijinks (Breaking Bloody - Part 4.2)
Episode 179
Breaking Bloody (Part 4.1) Fire and Spice
Episode 178
American Cider

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