Episode 227 – Road trip and Return to Durty Bull with Matt Pennisi!

We pack up the travel case and head to Broadway(Street) in Durham to visit second time guest Matt Pennisi. This time Matt is fully permitted and up and running as he gives an update on what’s happening all things Durty Bull. We sample Durty Bull Lager, Bourbon Barrel-Aged Blackberry Sour and Bourbon Barrel-Aged Baltic Porter. […]

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Episode 209 –  Martin Roper, CEO of The Boston Beer Company!

Chip had to travel a long way, and it was totally worth it to do his second interview with Martin Roper, CEO of The Boston Beer Company! Martin talks about the latest with Sam Adams, Angry Orchard and Twisted Tea. Plus he discusses his planned retirement in 2018 and offers his thoughts about where craft […]

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Episode 104 – Road Trip with Dean James!

We travel to an undisclosed cozy pub to participate in a Blind IPA Challenge featuring some industry classics from Lagunitas, Ballast Point, Bell’s, Foothills, Stone and Fullsteam. Will Jenn and Tony be able to pick up on the nuances of these IPA’s and pick them out of a lineup or will they suffer a hoppy […]

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Episode 98- Anchor Brewing Company and Mike Jones

Anchor Brewing Company is turning 40 this year and we are talking about all the new beers they will have to celebrate! Mike Jones fills us in on the latest happenings and we sample their spring seasonal Anchor Saison, plus we try a side by side tasting of Anchor Steam and Brotherhood Steam! We go […]

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Episode 94- Durty Bull Brewing Company with Matt Pennisi

Tony and Jenn travel all the way to Durham, NC this week to interview the owner and brewer of Durty Bull Brewing Company at a local bottle shop!  Chip is gone but we still found a few fun news stories including the 19 types of Beer Snobs, more on collecting yeast from Whale Bones, a […]

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Episode 76 – Jenn Litz from Craft Business Daily with Ballast Point!

What a great time we had this week with the renowned beer maveness Jenn Litz from Craft Business Daily! She Skypes in from her palatial digs in NYC and dishes on the latest happenings in the craft beer world. Plus, she tries awesome beers from San Diego’s Ballast Point and Michigan’s Saugatuck Brewing with us! This week […]

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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 66 – Beer App Creators with Sierra Nevada Vienna Lager and Flipside IPA, plus AleSmith X Extra Pale Ale

We go digital this week with the founders of PintLabs, a subsidiary of SteadyServ! They talk about how they met, the origin of their company, their website and the cool beer apps Brewery Map and Pocket Beer. These guys love great beer like we do, so we deliver the goods from Sierra Nevada with […]

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