Season 2

March 14, 2021

Meet Lucy and Simona | Dinner Plus Drinks #64

Very exciting news - on this week's episode, we're joined by Lucy and Simona for Kid Corner! If you want to hear what they have t…

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March 7, 2021

Barf Everywhere | Dinner Plus Drinks #63

It's a weird week as we close in on the anniversary of realizing corona virus was a serious thing and would start changing our li…

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March 4, 2021

What's the best wine to drink with pepperoni pizza? - Pinkies Up Ep. 7

On this episode of Pinkies Up, we set out to make your life just a little bit better by finding the perfect wine to drink with pe…

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Feb. 28, 2021

City Council Woes | Dinner Plus Drinks #62

Hey everybody, we had a pretty down week caused by decisions that were made by the Lake Geneva City Council in regards to planned…

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Feb. 21, 2021

Lord Coldemort | Dinner Plus Drinks #61

If you love Harry Potter and puns, you probably are curious about the title of this week's episode - you're going to have to list…

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Feb. 14, 2021

Nothing Says Love Like Bacon and Donuts | Dinner Plus Drinks #60

We're bringing you this episode early so you know to come and visit us at our donut *and* bacon themed pop up shop in downtown La…

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Feb. 7, 2021

Live from the Sausage Shack | Dinner Plus Drinks #59

This week's episode was recorded live at our Lake Geneva Country Meats Sausage Shack Pop Up with special guest Kevin Fleming! We …

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Feb. 3, 2021

What's the best wine to drink with dark chocolate? - Pinkies Up Ep. 6

On this episode of Pinkes Up, we seek to find out what is the best type of wine to drink with dark chocolate. Trust us, it was ha…

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Jan. 31, 2021

Better chocoLATE than never | Dinner Plus Drinks #58

We're giving this episode a Dad joke title because it is coming out a little later on Sunday than we normally release episodes an…

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Jan. 24, 2021

Have We Metaphor? | Dinner Plus Drinks #57

If you're a fan of the Dad jokes, Nick really over-delivered on this week's episode...if you don't like the Dad jokes, then maybe…

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Jan. 17, 2021

Inauguration Celebration 2021 | Dinner Plus Drinks #56

Happy Inauguration Week everybody! We want to promote a celebration of America and all of the wonderful traditions that bring us …

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Jan. 10, 2021

Financial Planning with Nick | Dinner Plus Drinks #55

Bridget was right - just because it's 2021 doesn't mean that the craziness is ended!! We cover a wide range of topics on this epi…

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Jan. 3, 2021

So Long 2020, Hello 2021! | Dinner Plus Drinks #54

Happy New Year! On this week's episode, we have a fun conversation about what New Year's means to us, how we celebrate, and favor…

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Dec. 27, 2020

What's the best Champagne under $15? - Pinkies Up Ep. 5

On this New Year's themed episode of Pinkies Up, we answer the question "what's the best Champagne under $15?" by trying 7 differ…

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Dec. 27, 2020

Christmas Break 2020 | Dinner Plus Drinks #53

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year friends! We forgot to tell you on last week's episode that we're taking a break from our norma…

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Dec. 20, 2020

Ultra Bright LED Lights | Dinner Plus Drinks #52

We're still apart - don't want to get anyone sick before Christmas! - but we are in a festive mood as we talk about Christmas tra…

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Dec. 13, 2020

Christkindlmarkt Success! | Dinner Plus Drinks #51

Bridget & Nick recorded this episode remotely in the direct afterglow of our first ever Christkindlmarkt. It was a monumental und…

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Dec. 6, 2020

50th Episode Special | Dinner Plus Drinks #50

Friends, loyal listeners, and casual acquaintances, it's our 50th episode! We are celebrating with recaps of some of our favorite…

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Dec. 2, 2020

What Wine Pairs with Christmas Cookies - Pinkies Up Ep. 4

Welcome to Pinkies Up, a series where we answer questions "normal" wine drinkers like Bridget have about wine. In this episode, w…

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Nov. 29, 2020

Oyster Crackers Are Awesome | Dinner Plus Drinks #49

We hope you all had a great Thanksgiving, whatever that looked like this year. We both had a relaxing, fun Holiday, highlighted i…

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Nov. 22, 2020

Thanksgiving 2020 | Dinner Plus Drinks #48

Happy Thanksgiving! It's been a crazy lead up to this Holiday and we just want to take some time to talk about Thanksgiving, rela…

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Nov. 15, 2020

Run Away from Tornados? | Dinner Plus Drinks #47

Loyal listeners, we want to know are you Team Bridget (stay and cower in basement) or Team Nick (drive away from a tornado and no…

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Nov. 8, 2020

Millipedes Aren't Food | Dinner Plus Drinks #46

Votes still weren't counted when we recorded this episode, and we wanted to know the results, just like the rest of you! Obviousl…

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Nov. 4, 2020

What Pinot Noir Should You Drink If You Love Cabernet? - Pinkies Up E…

Welcome to the newest episode of our wine series Pinkies Up! In this series, we answer questions 'normal' wine drinkers like Brid…

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Nov. 1, 2020

Anxiety Watch 2020 | Dinner Plus Drinks #45

Friends, we are anxious right now, and we're guessing some of you probably are as well. We're anxious about the election, we're a…

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Oct. 25, 2020

Halloween True Crime 2020 Edition | Dinner Plus Drinks #44

We're starting a new tradition on the podcast - having a special true crime edition! If you're a long time listener, or even if y…

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Oct. 18, 2020

Happy Birthday Simona! | Dinner Plus Drinks #43

Nick has been busy with a week of celebrating Simona's birthday, and as of recording, the celebrations weren't over yet! Tune in …

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Oct. 11, 2020

This Is A Chicken Heavy Episode | Dinner Plus Drinks #42

Holy chicken, on this week's episode Bridget & Nick both had some delicious chicken they wanted to rave about. It must be (yet an…

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Oct. 7, 2020

Is All German Wine Sweet? - Pinkies Up Ep. 2 (Recorded Live on Zoom)

Welcome to our series about wine - Pinkies Up! In this series, we talk about questions normal wine drinkers have and try to answe…

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Oct. 4, 2020

Drip Irrigation | Dinner Plus Drinks #41

We got the answer to the question you all wanted to know - what is the best way to water your plants in an environmentally respon…

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Sept. 27, 2020

RIP RBG | Dinner Plus Drinks #40

We're both sad about the passing of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. She's one of the great American examples of hard work, persistence, and …

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Sept. 20, 2020

I Don't Weigh My Body or My Food | Dinner Plus Drinks #39

This is a very special episode celebrating a very special set of twins - our very own Bridget and her sister Shannon! The twins a…

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Sept. 13, 2020

$47 Melatonin Milk | Dinner Plus Drinks #38

We're enjoying the shift to fall weather, the return of football, and so much more. We hope our enthusiasm for the week inspires …

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Sept. 9, 2020

Can You Tell the Difference Between a $15 and a $50 Bottle of Wine? -…

Welcome to our brand new wine series called Pinkies Up! In this series, we talk about questions normal wine drinkers have and try…

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Sept. 6, 2020

Labor Day Fun 2020 | Dinner Plus Drinks #37

Happy Labor Day everyone! We have a slightly different episode for you this week as we talk through some of the things that are o…

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Aug. 31, 2020

Post Event Hangover Bloody Mary's | Dinner Plus Drinks #36

This episode is out a little later in the day than normal because Nick was recovering from a post-event hangover. To learn what t…

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Aug. 27, 2020

What's the Best Seltzer Water? With Mike Mason from Lake961

Long time listeners know that Bridget and Nick are huge proponents of Bubly sparkling water, and you can often see us drinking th…

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Aug. 23, 2020

A Slightly Uneventful Week | Dinner Plus Drinks #35

We both had a slightly uneventful week that still happened to be filled with delicious food and anticipation for a BIG week comin…

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Aug. 16, 2020

Skee Ball Fair Dreams | Dinner Plus Drinks #34

It's August in Wisconsin, and we're feeling fairs...even if they're cancelled. Fortunately, Bridget and her family got to revel i…

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Aug. 12, 2020

Jon & Kristy from Just North of Memphis BBQ

"Barbecue is an opportunity for world peace" - that's the philosophy of Jon from Just North of Memphis BBQ and Catering. On this …

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Aug. 9, 2020

We Have a Studio! | Dinner Plus Drinks #33

You're going to want to watch this episode on YouTube , because you can see our brand new studio! Nick (with some help) turned an…

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Aug. 2, 2020

Taco Week! | Dinner Plus Drinks #32

As frequent listeners will know, we love tacos. We love them so much, we decided that we should make up a taco week at Lake Genev…

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July 26, 2020

We've Got a Surprise Guest! | Dinner Plus Drinks #31

We had a ton to celebrate this week, and we share all of the good news on this week's episode, which just so happens to feature a…

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July 22, 2020

Laurin Mack of the Conrad Seipp Brewing Co.

On this special interview episode of the Dinner Plus Drinks podcast, we spoke with Laurin Mack, proprietor, owner, queen, and hea…

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July 19, 2020

Keeping Up with the Kattarshians | Dinner Plus Drinks #30

Okay guys, Nick got super excited when Bridget said she wanted to talk about Keeping Up with the Kattarshians. It's not exactly w…

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July 12, 2020

How Many Things Can Break? | Dinner Plus Drinks #29

Without spoiling the "fun" on this episode, Bridget has had a few unexpected repairs around her house this week. It's been a wild…

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July 5, 2020

4th of July Weekend 2020 | Dinner Plus Drinks #28

Happy 4th of July everybody, we hope you enjoyed a great Holiday weekend full of food, fun, and fireworks! We were in a celebrato…

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June 28, 2020

Happy Birthday Nick! | Dinner Plus Drinks #27

It's Nick's birthday! We celebrate a little bit, talk about all of the great food we ate this past week, and get into the crazy h…

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June 21, 2020

It's a Rough Week For Nick | Dinner Plus Drinks #26

Nick had a rough week, getting in not one, but two accidents involving motor vehicles! Luckily, he's still here to talk about the…

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June 14, 2020

Bridget Can't Choose | Dinner Plus Drinks #25

The theme of this episode is Bridget has a hard time choosing. Whether that's a good news story to share, a recipe to make, or wh…

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