Episode 55: The Curse of Ursuline Avenue // The Goat Gland Doctor

Episode 55: The Curse of Ursuline Avenue // The Goat Gland Doctor

Courtney, Patrice, & Marleah

Patrice and Marleah drink Vieux Carre cocktails and talk sausage, butchery, and the link between goat testicles and country music. Laissez les bon temps rouler!

 The Curse of Ursuline Avenue //

Is it a coincidence or is there something really sinister happening in New Orleans on Ursuline Ave between Royal and Bourbon Street? We explore three cases that have us wondering…

The Goat Gland Doctor //

John Romulus Brinkley painted himself a perfect picture of “The American Dream,” pulling himself up by his bootstraps, rising from a humble beginning as a poor medic’s son in Western North Carolina to become the most well-known doctor in America. But the truth of his meteoric rise in the 20s and 30s is all goat nuts and lies.


The (Mobile) Vieux Carre

Made Strange by Bartender Courtney

King Cake & Vieux Carre!
King Cake & Vieux Carre!


  • 2 dashes Peychaud’s bitters
  • 2 dashes Angostura bitters
  • 2 tsp Benedictine
  • .75 oz Sweet Vermouth
  • .75 oz Cognac
  • .75 oz Jack Daniels Rye
  • Maraschino cherries
  • lemon peel


  • Add all ingredients into a mixer with ice and stir until chilled.
  • Strain into a rocks glass.
  • Garnish with cherry and lemon peel
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