Episode 23

Published on:

8th Nov 2020


Shubh deepawali! Join us this week as Kendall gives an introduction to the beautiful Hindu holiday, Diwali. Some may think it coincidence, but the festive celebration highlights the triumph of light over darkness and knowledge over ignorance. Grab a chair, bring a drink and let's begin the work of healing the soul of this nation with friendship, learning and laughter.

Drink of the Episode:

Ginger Mingler

45 ml whisky

1 tsp ginger syrup

Club soda/sparkling water  

1 tsp lemon juice

A sprinkling of rock salt

1 green chilli, split (optional)

Ice cubes

For the syrup:

200 gm of fresh ginger (washed and peeled)

4 cups of water

300 gm of sugar

A pinch of salt

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About the Podcast

Amateur Intellectuals
Comedy and Talk Show
Amateur Intellectuals is a podcast where two friends bring their curiosity and irreverent sense of humor as they explore a myriad of intellectual topics. Equipped with the fervor and qualifications non-experts, Master of Communication Caitlin and Bachelor of No Fine Art Kendall challenge their minds and livers as they laugh, learn, and libate with an on-theme cocktail.

Each Sunday, Caitlin and Kendall bring their thirst for knowledge (and alcohol) as they tackle new topics, share personal stories and laugh hard along the way - as only Amateur Intellectuals can.