Season 2

June 20, 2021

Brilliant Brunette - Dinner Plus Drinks #78

This episode features one of the best product recommendations we've ever had - so make sure you check out what Nick has to say in…

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June 13, 2021

Chicken McNuggets - Dinner Plus Drinks #77

Bridget has never had Chicken McNuggets. Shocking, right? Well on this week's episode, we corrected that travesty after our produ…

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June 6, 2021

Weird Infections - Dinner Plus Drinks #76

It's been a week. Bridget has an... infection situation that you'll hear about on this week's episode, plus lots more fun as we g…

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June 1, 2021

What's the Best Boxed Wine? - Pinkies Up Ep. 10

We are all about destroying wine snobbery and we know boxed wine is popular in many households...including our own. It's convenie…

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May 30, 2021

How 'Sconsin Are You? - Dinner Plus Drinks #75

Welcome to summer - it's Memorial Day weekend, and we're excited to get all things 'Sconsin going - outside living, grilling, bee…

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May 23, 2021

Nick Got a Peloton | Dinner Plus Drink #74

Okay, we're going to skip to the chase and just let you know that Nick got a Peloton this week and it's ridiculous. Tune in for …

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May 16, 2021

You Go Miller Brewing | Dinner Plus Drinks #73

We learned that Miller Brewing is launching a hard seltzer...to outer space to rid humanity of it. We couldn't be more pleased an…

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May 9, 2021

Mother's Day '21 | Dinner Plus Drinks #72

Happy Mother's Day! Without you Mom's nobody is here. You're all wonderful, and we love all of you. We have a big episode this we…

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May 6, 2021

Does All Rosé Wine Taste the Same? - Pinkies Up Ep. 9

We love rosé wine - it's pink, refreshing, and a harbinger of spring and summer fun! There are SO MANY different bottles of rosé …

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May 2, 2021

Weather & Vacuums | Dinner Plus Drinks #71

Hello friends - we're officially getting old as we talk about the weather, rain, grass, vacuums and many other old people things.…

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April 25, 2021

Back from Kansas City | Dinner Plus Drinks #70

Nick had a short getaway in Kansas City this week, and he is here to tell you all about the great things of the city...as well as…

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April 18, 2021

It Was the Dog | Dinner Plus Drinks #69

Please give a warm welcome to our special guest Colin, our friend and talented video production guru from Greyspot Visuals. You m…

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April 15, 2021

Japanese Kit Kat Taste Off!

Our long time listeners know that Nick is obsessed with fun flavors of Kit Kats and spent much of the early pandemic trying to tr…

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April 10, 2021

RIP Prince Philip - Emergency Bonus Episode!

Guys, we recorded a day early this week and missed some really important news - the passing of Prince Philip. It would be weird i…

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April 10, 2021

Bridget's Laptop is Back | Dinner Plus Drinks #68

The most important thing you need to know from this episode is that after a lengthy and frustrating "repair process," Bridget fin…

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April 7, 2021

What Wine Should I Drink on a Rainy Day? - Pinkies Up Ep. 8

We want to help you drink your feelings on a rainy day, so on this episode of Pinkies Up, we find the perfect wine to drink on a …

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April 4, 2021

Ham Solo | Dinner Plus Drinks #67

Are you intrigued by our incredibly punny Star Wars episode title? You should be! It's amazing and you need to listen to understa…

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April 1, 2021

Laurin & Dave Interview - Seipp Beer Launch Replay

Hi podcast friends - you've probably heard us talk about how much we love Seipp Brewing's new Columba Bock beer, we've featured i…

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March 28, 2021

Sweet Little Rain | Dinner Plus Drinks #66

It's a rainy tired week here but Nick helped Bridget rediscover something awesome that seems appropriate for this weather - Sweet…

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March 20, 2021

High School Planners | Dinner Plus Drinks #65

We had quite the eventful St. Patrick's Day week, including a visit to our alma mater - Badger High School. On this week's episod…

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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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