Christmas 2019 Movies

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Allegedly. Here’s the 12(?) movies we’ll be discussing for our Patreon Christmas Movie episode, plus one picked by the patrons, at https://www.patreon.com/besottedgeek. Let It Snow The Princess Switch The Knight Before Christmas Holiday Road Trip Holiday in the Wild Christmas Survival Santa Girl The Holiday Calendar Jingle All the Way Die Hard Holly Star A Christmas Prince: … Continue reading Christmas 2019 Movies

“The Evil Dead” Drinks

It’s our 4th annual Halloween Spooktacular, and this year we’re mainly covering 1981’s “The Evil Dead”! It’s one of our fave horror flicks to begin with, so you know we took special care when coming up with the tie-in drinks…. Shot: ‘Shot’gun Shell, the thing that turns a bludgeoning weapon into a boomstick. 1/2oz Galliano, 1/2oz Islay single malt scotch Cocktail: Young F-ash-ioned, because his … Continue reading “The Evil Dead” Drinks

Halloween Spooktacular 2019 Movies

It’s that time of the year again, when the fronts of stores are packed with oversized bags of cheap candy, while in the back they’re sneaking in Christmas decorations. Yep, the season of the witch is upon us, and here’s the list of movies we’ll be discussing on our special, only at patreon.com/besottedgeek. List to be updated as we add more, so check back often! … Continue reading Halloween Spooktacular 2019 Movies

“Captain Marvel” Drinks

We’re back, baby! Better and boozier than ever! Allegedly. Shot: Kree, the good guys in the movie. Wait, no, they’re the bad guys. Right? I’m so confused…. 1/4oz Kirschwasser, 1/4oz light rum, 1/2oz elderflower liqueur Cocktail: Marvel, or Mar-Vell. TomAYto, toMAHto. Shake 1oz lime juice, 1oz blue curaçao, 2oz tequila, 1/4oz coconut cream over ice. Strain into an ice-filled, salt-rimmed glass. You didn’t really expect … Continue reading “Captain Marvel” Drinks

“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” Drinks

We got some help with this week’s episode and even a drink name! Great Adequate job, Otter! Spider-Man Noir, after the morose, Nic Cage-voiced black-and-white Spidey. 3/4oz white sambucca, 1/4oz black sambucca Orange-Gin, because damn, there’s a lot of origin stories going on. Get it? #BlameOtter Fill a small rocks glass with ice. Add 3/4oz gin, 1/2oz orange curaçao, dash orange bitters. Top with tonic and … Continue reading “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” Drinks

“Star Trek III: The Search for Spock” Drinks

This week we found out (by accident) the best way to watch Star Trek III is right after II; let’s see how the drinks stack up to this underappreciated entry in the franchise. Shot: Bird of Prey, after the Klingon warship our plucky crew face and end up commandeering. 2/3oz vodka, 1/3oz melon liqueur Cocktail: Spock Corpse Reviver– part inside joke from our Wrath of … Continue reading “Star Trek III: The Search for Spock” Drinks