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Episode 173: Protector Brewery

(NSFW) “Come join the Navy SEALs, have you tried the Hef?” We talk to a few former Navy SEALs that decided to open up a brewery. We record this show at Protector Brewery, part of the Miralani Makers District, and an all organic brewery, the only one in San Diego. On the show, Sean Haggerty and […]


Episode 172: Over-The-Line Lager with OMBAC & Second Chance

(NSFW) This week’s show might focus on one beer release, but the story behind it is a lot more than the beer in the can. The Over-The-Line Lager is a collaboration between the Old Mission Bay Athletic Club (OMBAC) and Second Chance Beer Co. We are joined by Marty Mendiola from Second Chance and Tom Doyle & Patrick […]


Episode 171: It’s Bottle Share Time w/ Brett Stampf from Alta Brewing!

(NSFW) It’s another bottle share show! While our listeners might not have as much fun as the people who came to the show, we promise fun times overall. We are at the newly renamed Project Bar and Grill which used to be The Brew Project. However, we start the show off with a little bit […]


Episode 170: Karl Strauss

(NSFW) We are extremely excited to be at one of the oldest breweries in San Diego, Karl Strauss. We had a fun time doing a live show at their tasting room and beer garden on Santa Fe Street, where the production facility is as well. We are joined by R&D brewer Paul Segura. While he holds […]


Episode 169: #SouthBayUprising #PutSomeSouthInYourMouth

(NSFW) Have you ever wanted to #PutSomeSouthInYourMouth? Well, we hope so, because the new episode is all about that. We are joined by a bunch of people from the South Bay. For those not familiar, South Bay is generally any part of San Diego from around the 54 freeway to the border. We are joined […]


Episode 168.5: After Hours with Indieversity, What’s on Draft?, & SD Beer Dudes

(NSFW) Are you ready to get random?!? Well, that’s exactly what you get with this After Hours show. While Beagle has left for the night, Greg, Esthela, and Travis stuck around. Pariah let us stay an extra hour so we decided to record more. We are joined by Aaron Mayer from Indieversity, What’s On Draft?, and […]


Episode 168: My Cat From Helles Charity Event

(NSFW) We are back at one of our home bases, Pariah Brewing. Pariah invited us to do a live show at their release of My Cat From Helles where the some of the proceeds and all of the tips that night went to charity. Last year when Pariah did a charity event, they chose only […]


Episode 167: Council Brewing Santee

(NSFW) We have a few three-time guests on the show this week! We headed over to Council’s new tasting room and brewhouse in Santee, CA. It is about 11 miles East of their Kearny Mesa tasting room and brewhouse. The Santee location used to be Finest Made Ales (aka Butchers) and Manzanita Brewing. We are joined […]


Episode 166: When do you Stout?

(NSFW) It’s just the hosts today! We didn’t have any special planned so we decided to have only the hosts on, it’s been awhile when we’ve done this. We start off the show with San Diego Magazine’s Best Restaurants of 2018. We drink a few beers as well, an unreleased Belgian IPA from Longship Brewery and […]


Episode 165: You Gotta Get Drunk to Make Some Music w/ The Routine, Thunderhawk, & Amplified Ales

(NSFW) We finally got them on the show! The Routine, who does all our music on the show, joins us along with folks from Thunderhawk Alements and Amplified Ale Works. A new album from The Routine is coming out June 2nd called Puddin’. Along with that album, The Routine collaborated with Thunderhawk and Amplified to […]


Episode 164: Let Me BeerTalk About It

(NSFW) Are you ready for another collaboration podcast? We are joined by Jacob Nikos who is one half of Let Me Drink About It, a local beer podcast on the YEW! network. Nikos just announced that Jake Collins is the other half of the show. You may remember Jake from a few of our previous shows. […]


Episode 163: 2018 Rhythm and Brews Festival

(NSFW) This week we went up to Vista, CA to attend the Rhythm and Brews festival held by the San Diego Brewers Guild. It is one of two main festivals run by the Guild and almost all the great San Diego breweries were there. It is a lot of fun and if you could not […]


Episode 162: It’s Game Night with SD BeerTalk!

(NSFW) We’ve been making the show a tad bit too serious lately so let’s have some fun! We are joined this show by all four hosts, Esthela, Brian, Greg, and Travis. That’s not all, we are also joined by returning guest Beth Demmon who you might know from Final Draught on San Diego CityBeat and […]


Episode 161: Women in #SDBeer

(NSFW) Esthela takes the reigns on this show and we have our first all-women show. While we have had many women guests on the show before, we wanted to see what happens when the men are gone. While Greg was there to make sure all the technical stuff was taken care of, he enjoyed just […]


Episode #160: 2018 Mission Valley Craft Beer and Food Festival

(NSFW) We are back at the Mission Valley Craft Beer and Food Festival, an annual podcasting tradition. Like most of the festivals run by PushPins Media, it was really laid back and flowed really well. As with previous festivals, we were given the VIP time to go around and try the beers, spirits, and food […]


Episode 159: The Green Flash and Alpine Beer Saga

(NSFW) Oh boy! The plan was to take this week off since we had a show in the tank ready to go. Well, the San Diego craft beer world had a different idea for us. By now most of you should have heard about the foreclosure of GFBC Inc. which includes all of Green Flash Brewing […]


Episode 158: White Labs

(NSFW) It’s education time! Mainly all about yeast and what it can do for your beer. We are joined this week by Erik Fowler from White Labs. Erik is the Education and Engagement Curator which entails a lot of jobs. We hope even the non-brewer listener will enjoy this show. Interview We find a little bit out […]


Episode 157: Longship’s first can release collaboration with Global Conservation Force

(NSFW) We have a special extra episode for you this week! We were invited to go to Longship Brewery’s first can release. It is a Kölsch that was a collaboration brew with Global Conservation Force. The goal of the collaboration was to brew something the workers of GCF could drink while they are saving animals from […]


Episode 156: Troy Johnson and David Martin from San Diego Magazine

(NSFW) Troy and David are back on the show! Wait a minute, they haven’t been on the show before! It all depends on who you ask, we recorded with them a few weeks back but the show did not come out to the satisfaction of all of us. We decided to give them another chance […]


Episode 155: Run with a Machete and you’ll Fall on Gordon!

(NSFW) What happens when a scheduled show falls through the cracks? You call on friends to come over and make it all better. We are so happy to be joined on this show by Larry Monasakanian of Fall Brewing, Doug Hasker of Gordon Biersch, and Eddie Trejo of Machete Beer House. We are also joined for a short time […]