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The beertruth podcast takes a look at the craft beverage industry by talking with brewers and industry professionals. Find out what drives and inspires brewers, what their story is, and yes, what their favorite hop is.

The beertruth podcast takes a look at the craft beverage industry by talking with brewers and industry professionals. Find out what drives and inspires brewers, what their story is, and yes, what their favorite hop is.

Location:

United States

Description:

The beertruth podcast takes a look at the craft beverage industry by talking with brewers and industry professionals. Find out what drives and inspires brewers, what their story is, and yes, what their favorite hop is.

Language:

English


Episodes

Beer Basics: Dry Hopping

1/14/2021
Listen to me blather about dry hopping. What could go wrong? Music credit: “Maccary Bay” by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4010-maccary-bay License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Duration:00:20:24

A Brief Word on Current Events

1/7/2021
This episode is not focused on beer, but on the current events in America, specifically the attempted coup on January 6th, 2021. I know you are here looking for a beer podcast, but this is more important. Black Lives Matter.

Duration:00:07:33

Round 25: Jefferson Beer Supply

12/31/2020
A conversation with Nicki Werner of Jefferson Beer Supply, a brewery-in-planning with hopes of opening in summer 2021. Nicki has been a brewer at Left Hand, among others, and is launching Jefferson Beer Supply as a way to bring the community together over - what else? - beer (and sausage!). Check out Jefferson Beer Supply: https://jeffersonbeersupply.com/ https://www.instagram.com/jeffersonbeersupply/ https://www.facebook.com/Jeffersonbeersupply

Duration:00:47:56

Beer Basics: Winter Ales

12/24/2020
A not-so-deep-dive on Winter Ales, as I drink Anchor Our Special Ale. An outline of the category, and as an added bonus, multiple dumb jokes you didn't ask for. Check out beertruth: https://www.beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast/ Music credit: Oh, Christmas Tree by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4156-oh-christmas-tree License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license

Duration:00:11:45

Round 24: La Cheve Bakery & Brews

12/17/2020
A conversation with Cinthya Cisneros, the mind behind La Cheve in Napa, CA. Cinthya put together an amazing "3 course" food and beer pairing, and talks about how she finds the right balance between food and beer. I restrain myself from eating multiple English muffins. Check out beertruth: https://beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast Check out La...

Duration:01:00:12

A Look Back: Black Pride Beer

12/10/2020
In this episode I take a look at Black Pride Beer, a company not many people have heard of. It had a short run, just 1969 to 1972, but the story resonates with the current intersection of craft beer and social justice. Check out the blog post: https://beertruth.com/blog Music credit: “Maccary Bay” by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4010-maccary-bay License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Duration:00:26:28

Round 23: Tributary Brewing Company

12/3/2020
A chat with Tod Mott, 30 year veteran of the New England craft beer scene. Tod talks about brewing with real ingredients (not extracts), and his no-BS approach to craft beer. Check out beertruth: https://beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast Check out Tributary Brewing: https://www.tributarybrewingcompany.com/ https://www.facebook.com/tributarybrewingcompany https://www.instagram.com/tributarybrewing/ Music...

Duration:00:50:34

Thanksgiving: Reflecting on 2020

11/26/2020
This is a tough one, as so many people are enduring rough times right now. But we can still find some things to be grateful for in craft beer in 2020.

Duration:00:14:12

Round 22: Yorkshire Square Brewery

11/19/2020
Michael Samford, head brewer at Yorkshire Square Brewery, talks about new beginnings and cask ale in the apocalypse. Check out beertruth: https://beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast Check out Notch Brewing: http://yorkshiresquarebrewery.com/ https://www.instagram.com/yorkshiresquarebrewery/ https://www.facebook.com/yorkshiresquarebrewery Music credit: “Maccary Bay” by Kevin MacLeod Link:...

Duration:01:09:01

Beer Basics: Mexican Lagers

11/12/2020
Let's talk about Mexican lagers, a style that I feel gets no respect. Check out beertruth: https://beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast Music credit: “Maccary Bay” by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4010-maccary-bay License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Duration:00:15:10

Round 21: Notch Brewing

11/5/2020
Chris Lohring, founder of Notch Brewing in Salem, MA, talks about being a lager brewer in a world where IPA is king, and how Notch is adjusting to constant change in a cold-weather market during the pandemic. Check out beertruth: https://beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast Check out Notch Brewing: https://www.notchbrewing.com/ https://www.instagram.com/notchbrewing/ https://www.facebook.com/Notch.Brewing Music...

Duration:01:16:39

Beer Basics: GABF Recap

10/29/2020
A brief recap of the virtual Great American Beer Festival. Don't forget to check out past interviews with this year's winners including Breakside, Topa Topa, and Von Ebert! Check out beertruth: https://beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast Music credit: “Maccary Bay” by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4010-maccary-bay License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Duration:00:10:00

Round 20: Von Ebert Brewing

10/22/2020
Von Ebert Brewing head brewer Sam Pecoraro talks about medaling at GABF, adapting to the pandemic, and how Von Ebert focuses on quality and consistency above all. Check out beertruth: https://beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast Check out Von Ebert: https://www.vonebertbrewing.com/ https://www.instagram.com/vebrewing/ https://www.facebook.com/VonEbertBrewing Music credit: “Maccary Bay” by Kevin MacLeod Link:...

Duration:00:40:05

Beer Basics: Pumpkin Beers

10/15/2020
A brief chat with myself about pumpkin beers, where the style comes from, and not being judgmental. Check out beertruth: https://beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast Music credit: “Maccary Bay” by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4010-maccary-bay License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Duration:00:08:19

Round 19: Wayfinder Beer

10/8/2020
A conversation with Kevin Davey, founding brewmaster at Wayfinder Beer. Kevin says smart things, I try to keep up. Check out beertruth: https://beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast Check out Wayfinder: https://www.wayfinder.beer/ https://www.instagram.com/wayfinderbeer/ https://www.facebook.com/wayfinderbeer Music credit: “Maccary Bay” by Kevin MacLeod Link:...

Duration:01:10:05

Beer Basics: Great American Beer Festival

10/1/2020
The GABF - what it is, how it started, and how it differs from what it started as. Go get your passport to the 2020 Great American Beer Festival: https://www.greatamericanbeerfestival.com/tickets/public-tickets/ https://www.greatamericanbeerfestival.com/ Check out beertruth: https://beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast Music credit: “Maccary Bay” by Kevin MacLeod Link:...

Duration:00:12:40

Round 18: Stone Brewing Co

9/24/2020
My biggest interview yet! Steve Gonzalez from Stone Brewing joins me to talk Stone, his craft experience, and how to continue innovating after all these years. Check out beertruth: https://beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast Check out Stone Brewing Co: https://www.stonebrewing.com/ https://www.instagram.com/stonebrewing/ https://www.instagram.com/stonenapa/ Music credit: “Maccary Bay” by Kevin MacLeod Link:...

Duration:01:13:50

Beer Basics: Oktoberfest

9/17/2020
It’s almost that time of year! No, not pumpkin beers. Oktoberfest! Grab your maß and let’s talk about this historical festival, which unfortunately is cancelled for 2020. Check out beertruth: https://beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast Music credit: “Maccary Bay” by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4010-maccary-bay License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Duration:00:17:26

Round 17: ABS Commercial

9/10/2020
An interview with Alex Smith, brewery consultant with ABS Commercial. Alex provides perspective on the manufacturing and supply side of brewhouse equipment. Check out beertruth: https://beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast Check out ABS Commercial and Homebrew: https://abs-commercial.com/ https://www.instagram.com/abs_commercial/ https://www.atlanticbrewsupply.com/ https://www.instagram.com/abs_homebrew/ Music...

Duration:01:01:04

Beer Basics: Fresh Hop Season

9/3/2020
The hop harvest is upon us, so let's talk fresh hops. Or wet hops. Whatever your word of choice is, let's do this. Check out beertruth: https://beertruth.com https://www.instagram.com/beertruth.podcast/ https://www.facebook.com/beertruth.podcast Music credit: “Maccary Bay” by Kevin MacLeod Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4010-maccary-bay License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Duration:00:24:26