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Episode 57: The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

8/14/2018
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This week, the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast reads The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne. To atone for Hester’s sin, we drink a sinful number of beers, mostly New England IPAs, including: The Devil Made Me Do It, Hell on Wood, and Devil’s Milk (all by DuClaw), Wrench by Industrial Arts, Hazy Jane by Brewdog, Hazy Little Thing by Sierra Nevada, Built For This by Bronx Brewery, Windy Hill by Mikkeller, Jopen Coastal Gose, Righteous by Sixpoint. The Drunk Guys... Read More Read More

Duration:01:15:40

Episode 56: Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

8/7/2018
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This week, the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast completes while reading Never Let Me Go by Nobel Prize-winning author Kazuo Ishiguro. We’re probably going to need cloned livers this week because we drink Little Friend by Off Color, Wake Up Dead by Left Hand, Fruition by Ommegang, Ancient Soul #1 by B. Nektar Meadery, Sour Wench by Ballast Point, and Yours Truly by Ninkasi. The Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast can be found on on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, PlayerFM and where ever fine...

Duration:00:52:43

Episode 55: The Fellowship of the Ring (LOTR Part 1)

7/31/2018
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For Episode 55 of the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, the drunken fellowship of Mike, Nate, and Jimmy begin our epic quest though the Lord of the Rings with by JRR Tolkien. To fortify ourselves on our epic journey, we drink Founders KBS and Backwoods Bastard, Victory Java Cask, Night Shift Awake, Sixpoint 3 Beans, Dogfish Head Dragons and Yum Yums, and Recurring Dreams by Folksbier. The Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast can be found on on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, PlayerFM and where ever......

Duration:01:07:57

Episode 54: Life of Pi at Finback Brewery

7/24/2018
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For Episode 54 of the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, the Drunk Mike, Nate, and Jimmy return to Finback Brewery and discuss Life of Pi by Yann Martel. Erik from Finback returns as Finback beer Sherpa while we drink a sea of beer, including: Floating Weightless, Finback IPA, Cat Love, Something Mosaic, Finite Element, Spirit of the Dead Watching. Thanks again to Erik and everyone at Finback Brewery for hosting us again. The Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast can be found... Read More Read More

Duration:01:11:40

Episode 53: Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut

7/17/2018
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This week, the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast becomes unstuck in time while reading Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut. To celebrate the beginning of our second year of episodes, the Drunk Guys drink our record number of beers for a single episode (not including that whale of an episode at Finback). We drink Rauchpils and Hallo Ich Bin Berliner Weisse by Mikkeller, Rauchbeir by Schlenkerla, Death Posture by Foreign Objects, Void of Light by Gun Hill, Sunshine City by Green... Read More...

Duration:01:02:03

Episode 52: Frank by Julie Hamill

7/10/2018
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For our 52nd Episode The Drunk Guys read Frank by Julie Hamill. While discussing Queens addresses, what a douche Tommy is, Scotland, seeing ghosts and other topics, we drink beers from Brewdog USA, EvilTwin, Goose Island, Mikkeller SD, and Founders. We also look back on a year of The Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast. We didn’t have the numbers available during recording (hey, we were drunk) so we estimated, but in 52 episodes we read 52 books (of course) and sampled... Read More Read More

Duration:01:01:04

Episode 51: The Natural at Mikkeller NYC

7/3/2018
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For our second baseball episode, the Drunk Guys again visit Mikkeller NYC and discuss The Natural by Bernard Malamud. While discussing fucking corpulent GILFS, eating yourself to death and a little bit of baseball, we drink a variety of fresh Mikkeller NYC brews and a few rare Mikkeller EU cellared beers. Thanks again to Sam at Mikkeller NYC for setting us up and superfan Eli for talking baseball with us again! The Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast can be found... Read More Read More

Duration:01:01:22

Episode 50: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

6/26/2018
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In Episode 50 of the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, the Drunk Guys read Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by JK Rowling. Is this the best Harry Potter so far? Is Harry the worst wizard ever? Hasn’t Peter Pettigrew suffered enough? To help us decide, we drink Little Wolf, Back in Black, Dragons and YumYums, Sucaba, Hops for Teacher, Growl, and Black Pale Ale. The Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast can be found on on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and where ever... Read More Read More

Duration:01:04:17

Episode 49: Jurassic Park

6/19/2018
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This week on the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, we read the Tyrannosaurus Rex of 90’s sci-fi novels, Michael Crichton’s Jurassic Park. We drink many dino-themed beers, including: Mighty Things, Lizard King, Coffee Dino Smores, Storm King, Apex Predator, Chaos Therapy, Arrogant Bastard, and Quintaceratops. The Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast can be found on on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and where ever fine podcasts can be found. If you’re drunk enough to enjoy the Podcast, please give us a...

Duration:01:06:00

Episode 48: Dune

6/12/2018
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This week the intergalactic Spice Guild let the Drunk Guys Book Club visit The Rockaway Brewing Company‘s tap room in Long Island City, Queens to record our episode on Frank Herbert’s Dune. Who should read this book? Is it fantasy or science fiction? How many Spice Girls references can there be in one episode? Find out and more! We sampled every Rockaway Brewing Company beer they had, including Original ESB, Nitro Black Gold, Rockaway IPA, 1875, Da Beach, M Bell,... Read More Read More

Duration:01:50:12

Episode 47: Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret

6/5/2018
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This week, The Drunk Guys Book Club gets in touch with their feminine sides reading Judy Blume’s Are You There God? It’s me, Margaret. While drinking a variety of beers from Evil Twin, Hebrew, and Finback, we discuss getting our periods, why 30-year-old dudes would read this book, and that fucking bitch Nancy. The Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast can be found on on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and where ever fine podcasts can be found. If you’re drunk enough to enjoy the Podcast, please......

Duration:00:46:22

Episode 46: The Perks of Being a Wallflower

5/29/2018
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In Episode 46 of the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, the drunk guys awkwardly read The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Steven Chbosky. This week’s flower and drug-themed beers include: Ithaca Flower Power, Daisy Cutter Ale and Daisy Capra by Half Acre Brewing, Little Friend by Off Color, Brewdog Punk IPA, Breaking Bud by Knee Deep, and two kinds of This Is Your Brain on Hops by KCBC. The Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast can be found on on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and... Read More Read More

Duration:01:00:07

Episode 45: Shoeless Joe (Field of Dreams) at MikkellerNYC

5/22/2018
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This week, the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast plays another away game, this time at Mikkeller NYC located at Citifield, Queens. We are joined by Sam from Mikkeller and superfan Eli as we discuss Shoeless Joe by WP Kinsella, the novel adapted into the nostalgic wankfest Field of Dreams. In this episode the Drunk Guys strive for a grand slam hangover by trying some home-run beers from Mikkeller EU including a 2014 edition of Black and a 2013 and 2015... Read More Read More

Duration:01:26:56

Episode 44: Moby Dick at Finback Brewery

5/15/2018
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This week, the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast takes their first voyage out of drunk Mike’s basement to Finback Brewery in Queens to drink and discuss Moby Dick by Herman Melville. Is this the greatest work of American Literature? Should anyone even read it? Why are there so many chapters about whale anatomy? In this whale of an episode the Drunk Guys sample 14 delicious beers from Finback including: Summer Somewhere Hefeweizen, Swank Triple IPA, Oscillation 012 Double IPA, Nave... Read More...

Duration:02:10:02

Episode 43: Room by Emma Donoghue

5/8/2018
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For our Mother’s Day episode of the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, the drunk guys read Room by Emma Donoghue. Because it’s mother’s day, we taste a selection of drinks from Small Town Brewery including Not Your Father’s Root Beer, Not Your Father’s Fruit Punch, Not Your Father’s Ginger Ale, Not Your Mother’s Strawberry Rhubarb, and Not Your Mother’s Apple Pie. We also drink Mikkeller’s Orange Yuzu Glad I said Porter. The Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast can be found... Read More Read More

Duration:00:55:27

Episode 42: Blood Meridian by Cormac McCarthy

5/1/2018
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In Episode 42 of the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, the Drunk Guys tackle Blood Meridian by Cormac McCarthy. Is the Judge the Devil? Why is this book so violent? What is the meaning or message of this book, if any? To help us figure out these questions, we drink Hop Shot by Brewdog, Hellish Lager by Ithaca, Two Roads Road 2 Ruin, Baby Horse by 21st Amendment, Jerkface 9000 by Parallel 49, Jet Black Heart by Brewdog, Hatchet Job... Read More Read More

Duration:01:06:24

Episode 41: To Kill a Mockingbird

4/24/2018
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For Episode 41 of the Drunk Guy Book Club Podcast, the Drunk Guys ponder Harper Lee’s perennial prize-winning classic, To Kill a Mockingbird. Is this book still worth reading? Is there a book more widely read? How can this book get you out of Jury Duty? Find out, and more! The drunk guys also ponder White Rascal by Avery, Yellow Belly by Omnipollo, Old Engine Oil by Harviestoun, Black by Mikkeller, and Where You Stand by Bronx Brewery. The Drunk Guys... Read More Read More

Duration:01:08:48

Episode 40: Something Wicked This Way Comes

4/17/2018
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In Episode 40 of the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, the Drunk Guys read Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury. To get into the creepy carnival atmosphere of the book, the Drunk Guy drink a wide selection of beers from the Coney Island Brewing Company including Merman IPA, Mermaid Pilsner, Big Ol’ Apple Wheat, Watermelon Wheat, The Plunge belgian, and the amazing Cherry Cream Ale hard soda. We also sampled Circus Boy by Magic Hat. The Drunk Guys... Read More Read More

Duration:00:57:05

Episode 39: Fight Club

4/10/2018
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For episode 39 of the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, the Drunk Guys break the first two rules by talking about Fight Club by Chuck Palahnuik. We drink Gigantic Whole in the Head, 21st Amendment Down to Earth, Innis and Gunn Kindred Sprits, Mikkeller Running Club, Revolution A little Crazy, Common Roots Shadow Figures, Platform The Ghost Inside, Clown Shoes The Stranger, Threes Brewing Definition of Insanity, Barrier Kapow! The Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast can be found on on iTunes,...

Duration:01:01:26

Episode 38: Lord of the Flies

4/3/2018
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In episode 38 of the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, the Drunk Guys get deserted with only a fine selection of beers to keep them safe from the beastie as they discuss William Golding’s classic The Lord of the Flies. While discussing why this is a popular book for high schoolers, how realistic the plot is, and things to do with a conch, we drink some choice beers including Butternuts War Dance and Pork Slap, Eviltwin Lost Souls and Evil Twin... Read More Read More

Duration:00:52:29