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Portland, ME

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Join the @greatbeerwomen as they adventure through the craft beer culture in an attempt to find the story behind the beer and learn all they can along the way. #womenlovebeer

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English


Episodes

Roadtrippin’ to Mapcon 2017; Entry 108

9/15/2017
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Fill your cooler and buckle up – we’re headed for a road trip edition of Great Beer Adventure to Mapcon 2017 in Swedesboro New Jersey. This is a podcaster’s conference through and through. You couldn’t find a better place to do some field recording, try out a new brewery, and make some new friends. With […] The post Roadtrippin’ to Mapcon 2017; Entry 108 appeared first on Great Beer Adventure.

Duration: 00:39:37


Time Traveling Back to the Craft Brewers Conference; Entry 107

9/1/2017
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This week we’re jumping in a time machine crafted from an old fermenter and heading back to April – namely the Craft Brewers Conference. Amanda spent a few days getting dozens of people on mic to talk about everything from brewery pets to beers that gave attendees their first “Ah ha!” moment. Prepare from some […] The post Time Traveling Back to the Craft Brewers Conference; Entry 107 appeared first on Great Beer Adventure.

Duration: 00:23:37


Start Your Own Brewery – Advice; Entry 106

8/18/2017
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Amanda is wrapping up her series on starting your own brewery this week. She’ll be asking a handful of brewers what their once piece of advice is if you’re thinking about getting elbow deep in hops and grain. Not surprisingly, no one said throwing sprinkles into the brewing process was a good idea (although if […] The post Start Your Own Brewery – Advice; Entry 106 appeared first on Great Beer Adventure.

Duration: 00:27:38


Start Your Own Brewery – The Hardest Part; Entry 105

8/4/2017
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Part two of Amanda’s Start Your Own Brewery series features a host of brewers discussing what they found to be the hardest part of getting their beer, taps, and bottles up and running. Their answers range from paperwork and licenses to taking out the trash. Listen up for some firsthand insight, a discussion of what […] The post Start Your Own Brewery – The Hardest Part; Entry 105 appeared first on Great Beer Adventure.

Duration: 00:26:35


Start Your Own Brewery – Paperwork Woes; Entry 104

7/21/2017
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Amanda has been brewing like a champ. Getting dehydrated in the steamy confines of breweries while, at home, she’s swarmed with summer distraction fairies. All while barely having a roof over her head. Despite all the summer fun, in this episode Amanda kicks off her series on what it takes to open up a brewery. […] The post Start Your Own Brewery – Paperwork Woes; Entry 104 appeared first on Great Beer Adventure.

Duration: 00:36:54


Great Beer Adventure’s 2 Year Anniversary – How Adventure is Made; Entry 103

7/7/2017
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Episode 103 marks the two-year anniversary of Great Beer Adventure. To celebrate 730 days of good beer, road trips, plane rides and conferences we’re peeking behind the veil of how the show is made. You may’ve thought Amanda waves a magic wand to summon lager fairies and porter trolls to assemble the show for her. […] The post Great Beer Adventure’s 2 Year Anniversary – How Adventure is Made; Entry 103 appeared first on Great Beer Adventure.

Duration: 00:47:31


The Magic & Glory of Tasting Rooms; Entry 102

6/23/2017
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Half the fun in going out for a beer is checking out where the beer itself is poured. This week’s episode focuses on tasting rooms – those magical places where people come together to make new friends, make fun of old pals, and try some new drinks. Amanda is joined in studio by Heidi Geist […] The post The Magic & Glory of Tasting Rooms; Entry 102 appeared first on Great Beer Adventure.

Duration: 00:45:32


Craft Beer Ah-Ha! Adventures; Entry 101

6/9/2017
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Different format – same great adventure. Episode 101 introduces a new format that branches out with new segments. You’ll be hearing stories from more people about how beer has touched their life and made great memories. There’ll be blood sucking arachnids, covert bar infiltration, and beer that pairs poorly with turkey. So hit play and […] The post Craft Beer Ah-Ha! Adventures; Entry 101 appeared first on Great Beer Adventure.

Duration: 00:36:39


Time to Discover New Beer with BeerThirty; Entry 099

5/19/2017
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Ready for something new? Things are getting switched up here in the upcoming episodes, so you better be. This week Amanda passes the microphone-torch to the Great Beer Adventure’s lead correspondent, Jack Butcher in Georgia. Jack is interviewing Chas Vales – Founder and CEO of the up and coming BeerThirty app that lets you track […] The post Time to Discover New Beer with BeerThirty; Entry 099 appeared first on Great Beer Adventure.

Duration: 00:43:35


Dead Lizard Brewing Company; Entry 098

5/12/2017
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Slap on some sunglasses and head back to Orlando with Amanda this week as she talks with Richard Dine (owner and head brewer) from Dead Lizard Brewing Company. Brewing seems to be passed down from generation to generation in the Dine family. I have a hunch some magical reptile gave one of Richard’s ancestors crucial […] The post Dead Lizard Brewing Company; Entry 098 appeared first on Great Beer Adventure.

Duration: 00:05:11


The Great Lagerfest Roundtable Adventure; Entry 97

5/5/2017
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There are lagers all around this week in Heidi Geist’s studio as Amanda sits down with Sean from Banded Horn, Tom from Dirigo Brewing, and Ashley from Austin Street Brewing. There will be some beer history and a fair amount of giggling. Prepare for dad jokes and subtle palate flavors put into your head (unwillingly […] The post The Great Lagerfest Roundtable Adventure; Entry 97 appeared first on Great Beer Adventure.

Duration: 00:54:06