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The Indie Beer Show features Esthela Davila, David Martin, and Brian Beagle along with regular contributors, friends of the show, and anything/anyone associated with the amazing indie beer industry and community. Yes, most of our content is centered around San Diego, but that’s where we live! Do you have a show idea? Are you a new brewery or craft/indie beer focused restaurant? Just want to say hi? Great, hit us up at Cheers@indie.beer !

The Indie Beer Show features Esthela Davila, David Martin, and Brian Beagle along with regular contributors, friends of the show, and anything/anyone associated with the amazing indie beer industry and community. Yes, most of our content is centered around San Diego, but that’s where we live! Do you have a show idea? Are you a new brewery or craft/indie beer focused restaurant? Just want to say hi? Great, hit us up at Cheers@indie.beer !
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The Indie Beer Show features Esthela Davila, David Martin, and Brian Beagle along with regular contributors, friends of the show, and anything/anyone associated with the amazing indie beer industry and community. Yes, most of our content is centered around San Diego, but that’s where we live! Do you have a show idea? Are you a new brewery or craft/indie beer focused restaurant? Just want to say hi? Great, hit us up at Cheers@indie.beer !

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619-519-2269


Episodes

Episode 16: The Indie Beer Show For Breakfast!

1/21/2019
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Sometimes the universe sees fit to allow an opening in the dynamic schedules of our colleges to coalesce with ours, at the exact moment in time for greatness to happen! I'm very grateful the infinite wisdom of the powers that be graced us with such an occasion last Wednesday night at Latchkey Brewing. Thank you once again to Latchkey for allowing us to record at their place! On this show, we are joined by Danielle and Abel from Beer For Breakfast on 91X! It was delightful hanging out with...

Duration:01:21:27

Episode 15: Brandon Hernandez, Mainly

1/14/2019
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New year, who dis? Welcome to the first of 2019! Thanks to Shirts on Tap , you have a two chances to win one of 6 The Indie Beer Show t shirts we’re giving away in this episode. Listen to hear how to enter! A big thank you goes out to Latchkey Brewing for letting us record this episode at their place. We really appreciate you opening your doors to us while we search for a new home base! In this episode, we focus most of our attention on the newest TIBS! member, Brandon Hernandez. We dig...

Duration:01:44:49

Episode 14: 2018, It's Over!

1/2/2019
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It’s the end of 2018! Whether you’re on the woo or boo side of this yearc oming to its inevitable conclusion, there’s nothing you can do to stop it! We brought on some friends of the show, Travis Hudson, Beth Demmon, and IanC heesman to discuss the main happenings in San Diego #indiebeer for the year. Brandon Hernandez is back in his hosting chair and we give him a proper introduction! The discussion weaves through brewery closings, major expansions, openings, and we talk about our Top 3...

Duration:02:04:54

Episode 13: Brewery Startup Financials 101

12/24/2018
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In this episode of TIBS! we are discussing a lot of the costs of opening a brewery in San Diego. We are joined by the Finance teacher from the SDSU Business of Craft Beer Certification program, Debra Druther, future 15 BBL North Park brewpub owner, Steve Billings, and Jonathan Barbarin from Thunderhawk! We go through a great deal of the costs you need to consider when developing your business plan; John and Steve offer their insight on their planned costs and what reality was/looks like it...

Duration:01:38:37

Episode 12: Live at Deft Brewing Industry Night

12/17/2018
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We were excited to be invited out to Deft Brewing for industry night! It's always fun when we get to hang out with members of the #SDBeer world that make all the delicious beer we obsess over! Also, here's some giant news from TIBS! central; Brandon Hernandez, Editor at Large from the West Coaster and Chief Marketing Officer of Societe Brewing, has joined us as our new, fourth host! We couldn't be stokeder (yes, that's a word now!) on his decision to slum it up with us on a weekly basis. If...

Duration:01:14:56

Episode 11: Visiting GABF Winner, Ocean Beach Brewery

12/11/2018
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Fresh off their gold medal and being awarded Small Brewpub of the year at GABF, we got to sit down with Jim Millea, the head brewer of Ocean Beach Brewery. Imagine, if you will, that you had just come off 10 full days of #SDBEER week but were still obligated to show up at a local brewpub that you somehow had never visited. That was the mindset I was in entering this show, I was a little worn down to say the least. Then Esthela offered to grab me a Hodad's cheeseburger (very close to...

Duration:01:35:25

Episode 10: Live at Stone Company Store - On Kettner's 5th Anniversary Party

11/28/2018
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In this episode of TIBS! we are kicking off #SDBW (San Diego Beer Week) with a live show at one of Stone Brewing's satellite locations. This was a great way to celebrate the commencement of the eleven days of beer week we set our selves up for! The Stone Company Store - On Kettner was celebrating their 5th Anniversary and was generous enough to invite us out for some fun. We began the show with Laura Ulrich, Small Batch Brewer. We dig into her history at Stone Brewing and dip into her other...

Duration:01:04:50

Episode #9 - Blend-O-Matic with Second Chance Brewing

11/15/2018
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Sometimes we're lucky and get invited to some fun stuff, this was not an exception! The amazing people over at Second Chance had us come out for the release of Blend-O-Matic, a new, revolutionary collaboration with the juggernaut, AleSmith. In an extremely unique concept, they brewed 2 completely different beers, one a hazy IPA, the other a brut IPA, with the intention of being physically blended. The combined, result is available on draft, but what pushes this collab into the stratosphere...

Duration:01:00:57

Episode #8 - All Things Stouts!

11/8/2018
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We had so much fun recording #6 in a construction site that we decided we should do it again! A big thank you to Steve at U31 for letting us this space once again. We invited over some friends of The Show, Morgan Tenwick, Jen Mann, and of course Travis Hudson, Mr. #stout365, for some "drinking a bunch of stouts" fun in a slightly creepy location! We also break down our Top 3 got to beers, beers we can drink anytime, anywhere. We began our sampling with SD staples and Sore Eye Cup champions;...

Duration:01:42:40

Episode #7 - Rabbit Hole

10/29/2018
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Here at TIBS!, we love to mix it up with our fans and record our shows live when possible! The good folks at The Rabbit Hole invited us out for a night of fun on the back patio; you know, in the corner, where we belong! Twenty or so of the finest individuals that the amazing indie beer community has to offer joined us for a fun night, under the sails! We began with Stephen, the general manager; discussing the change over from True North, North to The Rabbit Hole, what got him excited about...

Duration:01:37:35

Episode #6 - We Talk With Award Winning Beer Author Bruce Glassman

10/22/2018
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In a complicated string of events, much too boring to type here, we ended up recording this episode in a very nontraditional location. Thankfully the indie beer gods saw it wise to provide us an under construction brewery to use for our own shenanigans. I want to personally thank Steve from U 31 for welcoming us into his space and allowing us to enjoy this unique building, way before anyone should. Bruce Glassman, award winning author and publisher, came to TIBS! bearing 8 delicious gifts...

Duration:01:46:44

Episode #5 - A Day Trip to Sin Fronteras Brewing

10/18/2018
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It's a terrific day here at TIBS, we're finally sharing the day we got down to Sin Fronteras (Without Borders) for a day long visit and recorded a show for you! If you have not had a chance to check out the burgeoning craft beer scene in Mexico, we suggest you investigate! When you decide to go south of the border for adventure, make sure you add Sin Fronteras Brewing to your mandatory list. Currently, they are not brewing at Sin Fronteras yet, but they have a great selection of Mexican and...

Duration:01:32:06

Episode #4 -GABF

10/13/2018
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GABF is a special time of year for the independent brewers/breweries in our country. With the promise of recognition for greatness, representatives of the entire craft brewing industry descend on Denver with a thirst like a they were lost in the Sahara Desert for months. We were lucky enough to be granted media access to the largest craft beer festival we've ever seen! Denver excelled at being one of the greatest beer towns, or cities in general, that I have visited. The festival itself was...

Duration:01:11:39

Episode #3 - It's Time for Nacho!

10/5/2018
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In this episode we are joined by Ignacio Cervantes (Nacho), the head brewer from The Bellmarker! We returned to one of our favorite spots, The Project Bar and Grill for this recording. We get to try some of his beers, including one that is a collaboration with a Show member! We discuss him moving on from Pizza Port, why he joined The Bellmarker, and what he's enjoying about his new position. We also break down our Top 3 Secret Craft Spots, discuss Esthela's adventures at CCBA (including...

Duration:01:33:22

The Indie Beer Show – Episode #2 – Our First Bottle Share

9/28/2018
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One of the greatest things for us is actually hanging with our fans, in person. For TIBS #2 we threw a bottle share at Project Bar & Grill to get back to the best part of this show, fun! We got to introduce David to many of our hard core fans in person, Travis is with us again, we break down our Top 3 brewery tasting rooms, drink many listener and show beers, and play a game with a 4 pack of Back to the Filter on the line! Get comfortable, grab your favorite indie beer and hit the play...

Duration:01:14:43

The Indie Beer Show – Episode #1 – We’re Baaaack!

9/28/2018
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I can’t even begin to tell you guys how much we missed you! We’re smack dab in the middle of our friends and family soft opening! We cannot emphasize how appreciative we are for the incredible support the San Diego independent beer industry and community has shown us through this remodeling process; you remain the greatest collection of humans I have ever encountered! Welcome David Martin to The Show, we’re stoked he decide to join us here at TIBS! Sorry about all the !!!!; I’m just that...

Duration:01:31:51