Episode 182 – Halloween/Samhain Hops Costume Party with Wil Cooper & Coronado Brewing!

What a great time this week – it’s our first-ever costume party with Wil Cooper from Coronado Brewing! We are dressed up as our favorite hops, and Wil joins the fun – you will have to listen or check out our homepage or Facebook to find out which ones we are! Wil also brings along […]

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Episode 101 – Rodenbach’s Rudi Ghequire and Latis Imports’ David van Wees

On to the next 100 episodes! We start our second century with a European coup: Rudi Ghequire from legendary Belgian brewery Rodenbach and David van Wees from Latis Imports! Rudi gives us the scoop on the brewery’s history and we sample the insanely great Rodenbach Grand Cru! We bring rankings news (among other things) for […]

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Episode 68 – Craig Thomas, Mims Distributing Sales Manager with Starpoint, Coronado & Green Flash IPAs

After our triumphal road trip to Sierra Nevada’s new Mills River NC brewery, we return to our little bar with Mims Distributing On-Premise Area Sales Manager Craig Thomas! Craig shares his insights into the beer sales world, and some great stories from his career so far. Then we go all-IPA this week, with terrific examples […]

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Episode 55 – Abby Heilbron from AleSmith Brewing Company with AleSmith IPA, Summer YuleSmith, Speedway Stout & Barrel-Aged Wee Heavy Beers

Ah, San Diego! Another sunny land and home of the insanely great AleSmith Brewing Company! Join us this week as we talk with Abby Heilbron, Account Manager and sales goddess from AleSmith and our guide as we try the draught IPA, Summer YuleSmith, & Speedway Stout, plus a special bottle of the Barrel-Aged Wee Heavy! […]

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