Category Archives: Podcasts

E15 Holiday Hangover: Best of 2017, Founders, Begyle, WarPigs Lazurite

New Year’s podcast with a 2017 brew review, beer tastings and radical holiday hangover remedies! This podcast episode focuses on “Best of Brewing in 2017” and a historical look at hangovers and rumored panacea. We also tap into tastings from Founders (Backwoods Bastard), Begyle (Hophazardly), 3 Floyds/Mikkeller (WarPigs Lazurite), Pig Minds (Idol the Lil “Agave” Braggot) + Kent’s super-delicious Chipotle Porter home brew. #yummy

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E13 Octoberfest Beer and Soundbites via Screw City Beer Fest

Ahhh, Octoberfest Beer, that delicious malty sweetness shared once a year. This podcast we taste test 7 different Octoberfest beers from a variety of craft brewers around the USA (see list below). We put Pig Minds’ Briieetkraut to the test (an Oktoberfest German Marzen style Lager) with a sound bite from master brewer Carson Souza. All accompanied by

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E09 Sours Power – Tim Lundquist, Lagunitas, ODell

Flanders Red Sours, Big Reds and Old School Funk A RED (white and blue) Home Brew Podcast featuring Tim Lundquist, his Flanders Red Merlot Barrel-Aged project and a look into the mind that operates a “big” home brew setup. Plus we do craft beer tastings of Lagunitas Lucky 13, ODell Flemish Giant, New Glarus Raspberry Tart, Pig Minds Southy

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E08 Tappin Craft Beer w/Zak Rotello + Anchor, Revolution and Miles Nielsen

Special #FathersDay Podcast featuring Zak Rotello, resident craft beer authority at the Olympic Tavern, who shares his generational tract in this 72 year old family restaurant business. Plus we take on an Anchor/Revolution Collaboration called Fist of Liberty and listen to trap from the latest Miles Nielsen offering, Heavy Metal. HomeBrew RockStars dive into the craft beer industry, brewery

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E07 Radical Brewing w/Cory Ellis, Pig Minds, 3 Floyds

Podcast features “outside-the-box” approach to brewing, the craziest beer ingredients ever, Pig Minds and Three Floyds tastings … and a listen to Name the Moon Cory Ellis (Forest City Brewers) takes center stage as Brent, Mike and Kent explore the mind of a forward thinking home brewer, while sampling Cory’s well-aged Olive Ale and his all-Oats brew. Tasty stuff, indeed! The show spins around the book

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E06 National HomeBrew Day – Big Brew 2017

Big Brew 2017 – Forest City Brewers gather to brew some big beers HomeBrewRockStars hits the road for a May Brewers Guild at Steve Anthony’s  with the Forest City Brewers for National Home Brew Day…aka #BIGBREW2017. This podcast episode follows Steve on his awesome all grain system, Jerry Machula brewing a 5 gallon brew-in-a-bag (w/high-tech setup) and Mike Coisman

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