Season 2 EPISODE 2 | Apr 15, 2021
A Good Fight
A countdown to WWI and a bright, bubbly festive drink named after a killing machine.
Season 2 EPISODE 1 | Apr 01, 2021
Manhattan: an island, a drink and a park for the people.
Season 1 EPISODE 7 | Mar 22, 2021
One Hundred Percent Virtue
A midseason spirit-free episode of Back Bar about questionable morality and the golden age of Hol
Season 1 EPISODE 6 | Feb 28, 2021
Whenever You Need Somebody
Internet memes may have invaded our brains but they brought back the Aviation too.
Season 1 EPISODE 5 | Feb 15, 2021
The Bloody Mary and the curiously counter-culture history of brunch.
Season 1 EPISODE 4 | Feb 01, 2021
One Sour, Two Sweet
Rum, Sugar, Lime, Water. The daiquiri seems simple, right?
Season 1 EPISODE 3 | Jan 15, 2021
The story of American prohibition: temperance, scapegoating, hypocrisy and their unlikely love ch
Season 1 EPISODE 2 | Dec 30, 2020
And What We Desire to Be
The Martini, the 1960s and how hand-in-hand they went wrong together.
Season 1 EPISODE 1 | Dec 15, 2020
The story of the Sazerac, how it changed, adapted, evolved and kept pace with the rest of the coc
Oct 22, 2020
Coming Soon: A Refreshing Cocktail of History and Humor
Back Bar is a rollicking deep dive into the events, phenomenon, relationships and human foibles t