Episode 337 – Kirby Dean with Blake’s Hard Cider!

  Cider is the beverage that really makes us feel like fall is here, and our friend Kirby Dean from  Blake’s Hard Cider reminds us why! Kirby shares all the news from the Michigan orchards and the cidery, and then he’s got three delectable treats for us: Classic Apple Lite Cider, Mixed Berry Lite Cider,  […]

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Episode 297 – Andrew Blake from Blake’s Hard Cider!

He escaped from the frozen wastes of the north just in time! With the polar vortex nipping at his heels, our good friend Andrew Blake arrives to share the winter goodness from Blake’s Hard Cider! We hear about the terrific year they had at the cidery in 2018, and we are able to sample two […]

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Episode 283 – Aaron Lanctot and Kirby Dean, Blake’s Hard Cider Company!

The boys from Michigan are back in town! Yes it’s Aaron Lanctot and Kirby Dean from Blake’s Hard Cider Company! They share the latest from the world of cider, and they debut the amazing FIDO (Latin for faithfulness)! It’s the second release in the #KinderCider series, made in support of non-profits that pair veterans and […]

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Episode 275 – Ryan Mcaulay with Austin EastCiders!

It’s Texas time again in Mayberry and our friend Ryan Mcaulay has ridden up from Austin EastCiders to share some delicious cider with us! We learn all about the explosive growth of the cidery and we taste the amazing Spiced Cider!

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Episode 251 – Brad McKeever and Ryan McAulay From Austin Eastciders!

Everything’s bigger in Texas, and that includes the awesome ciders from Austin Eastciders! Sales gurus Brad McKeever and Ryan McAulay join us in the bar and relate the story of the cidery, the scene in East Austin, and then they share delicious ciders with us: Original Dry, Blood Orange, Pineapple, and Texas Honey! Much to […]

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Episode 179 – A Hodgepodge from Anchor, Blake’s & The Alchemist!

With Chip’s return from overseas, we decided to close the bar and kick back with some awesome taste treats from Anchor, Blake’s, and Alchemist! They are the Dry-Hopped Steam Beer, Apple Lantern, and Focal Banger! MegaMergerMania™ leads the newstime via Eater reporting that the biggest beer merger in history gets a thumbs-up from shareholders, followed […]

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Episode 112 – Crispin Cider Mixology with Our Buddy Mike!

After our big fun with Leinenkugel and the Canoes for a Cause cleanup of Lake Johnson, we head back to the bar to relax with our buddy Mike and get into some mixology with Crispin Cider and a couple of beers! First off we try the special Crispin Venus Reigns Barrel Aged Pear Cider, and […]

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Episode 75 – Adam Eshbaugh from 919Beer & Beericana with Lagunitas & Crispin!

We are traveling through spacetime in multiple timelines and places for your listening pleasure this week! Tony and Jenn get to interview Adams Eshbaugh from 919Beer and the recent Beericana Festival. Then they sample a cider and two beers: Crispin Steeltown Anniversary Cider, and Anchor Brewing’s Big Leaf Maple plus Lagunitas Imperial Red. Chip brings […]

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Episode 56 – Summer Beer & Cider featuring Crispin Original, Ommegang Hennepin & Lagunitas NightTime

It’s almost Memorial Day, so we are ready for the long weekend and the onset of summer with excellent cider and beers! We sample Crispin Original Cider, the awesome farmhouse saison Ommegang Hennepin, and the dark and wonderful Lagunitas NightTime Ale. As we went to press, new items include a story from the Charleston Post […]

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Episode 50 – Demory Paris and French Ciders

In Episode 50 of Tales From the Cask we take a look at some tasty Demory Paris beers and French ciders Loïc Raison and Ecusson Cidre Rose from Latis Imports! In our news section we share a story of the Huffington Post that will tell you what your next 5 favorite beers will be, new […]

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