We welcome Greg from Stone Brewing to the show for the first time, where he dishes on their new “Enjoy By IPA”, fresh beer, hops, upcoming collaborations, a kinder gentler Greg Face, and much more.
An über-beer geek and writer is looking to raise funds for a 30-BBL brewhouse in San Diego? Yeah, that’s somebody I need to talk to… Jacob McKean is in the midst of fundraising for Modern Times Beer and we talk about his experiences working as a social media specialist at Stone Brewing, his Beerpulse Op-ed piece, bringing on famed homebrew blogger the Mad Fermantationist as a consultant, their projected beer line-up (including a homage to Nugget Nectar), and much more.
If you’ve thought about taking your homebrew hobby to the next level, listen to this and understand what you’re getting into.
Adam Nason is the founder and operator of Beerpulse, the world’s leading beer news website. We discuss how a nighttime hobby transformed into a business with the explosion of the craft beer industry, the challenges of monetizing publishing in the digital age, the debate over ethics in blogging, the death of embargoes, the future of beer media, and much more. For anyone with an interest in the writers and the technological tools they use to narrate the craft beer movement in America, this episode is a must-listen conversation with one of the most quietly influential individuals in the industry.
Brother Barley and Slouch Sixpack are back taking on the week’s top beer news stories*. Topics include:
Sam C to helm the Brewers Association; doesn’t miss opportunity to crap on beer geeks
Schlafly Brewmaster: “Please end distinction between beer and craft beer so this AB/Inbev thug releases me and my family…”
Check your calendars; almost time for pumpkin beer!
You’re cut off! Alpine ends growler fills after seeing Exponential Hoppiness on eBay
2nd place in the Sierra Nevada sweepstakes wins you= Jack Shit
And our favorite beer news site has a new url