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An Introduction to Midwestern Cocktail Culture

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Eat Your Heartland is back for Season 2. In our first episode of the new season, Capri is joined by author Jeanette Hurt. Jeanette has written 12 books about food and drink including Wisconsin Cocktails and The Joy of Cider: All You Ever Wanted To Know About Making and Drinking Hard Cider. Jeanette introduces us to unique Midwestern drinks such as the Wisconsin Old Fashioned and the ice cream cocktail. She also shares her knowledge of cider making and cider pairing.

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An Introduction to Midwestern Cocktail Culture

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