Episode 9

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Published on:

21st Mar 2021

9 Amazon 🛒

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Caitlin explains the online retailer Amazon: the history, the visionary moves it made on the way up and how it's changed the way we shop (i.e. ruined every other store for us).

Drink of the Episode: The Kitchen Sink

(because, like Amazon, it has everything but the kitchen sink. Although Amazon probably sells kitchen sinks too - who are we kidding??)

  • 1/4 oz of Gin
  • 1/4 oz of Light Rum
  • 1/4 oz of Vodka
  • 1/4 oz of Triple Sec
  • 1/4 oz of melon liqueur
  • 1/4 oz of blue curacao liqueur
  • 1 splash of Lemon-Lime Soda
  • 1 splash of sweet and sour mix
  • 1/4 oz of dekuyper sour apple pucker schnapps

In a collins glass, over ice, combine all liquors then fill glass with sweet and sour mix. Top with Lemon-lime Soda, stir. Garnish with lemon wedge.

More Resources:

https://www.cocktailbuilder.com/recipe/kitchen-sink

https://www.britannica.com/topic/Amazoncom

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Amazon

https://www.vox.com/identities/2019/1/10/18176048/jeff-bezos-ami-extortion-medium-photos-divorce

https://www.businessinsider.com/amazon-jeff-bezos-facts-brand-history-name-2019-3

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Amateur Intellectuals
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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.

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