Brew News Podcast

Brew News Podcast

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Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed! This is a chance to go a little bit deeper behind the brewery’s of your favorite beers and learn about new brewery’s from around the world. We will be exploring the history and beers of craft brewers, and hope to showcase the amazing talent and variety found within the craft beer community both in the US and abroad. We are a listener supported podcast and you can support us here https://anchor.fm/brewnewspod/support. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/brewnewspod/support


Bastille Day/French Beer Week
Jul 14 • 37 min
Happy Bastille Day! This week Travis and Andrew are joined by Laura and newcomer to the pod Courtney to talk about French Beer! Its history, future, and what is going on currently. For their tasting notes and photos please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send…
Style Guide: Summer Shandy
Jul 7 • 32 min
Kim, Laura, and Andrew gather round the old mic and try out some Summer Shandys! We break out a traditional US shandy, traditional Austrian shandy, and some modern American twists on the summer shandy. For their tasting notes and photos please visit…
Deschutes Brewery
Jun 30 • 43 min
Travis and Andrew head up around the river Bend to try out Deschutes Brewery, based in Bend, Oregon. Bad puns aside, this brewery really knows its way around some good beer! For their tasting notes and photos please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send…
Cigar City Brewing
Jun 23 • 67 min
Travis and Andrew head down to Tampa, FL to try one of the hottest craft beer brands out there: Cigar City! Join us for tree puns, learning about early Florida culture, and wild mispronunciation! For their tasting notes and photos please visit…
News Break for June
Jun 16 • 31 min
Realizing Brew News should include news from your favorite brews, Laura and Andrew are bringing you the latest news from Dogfish Head, Boston Beer Company, Ballast Point, Weyerbacher, and Stone! For their tasting notes and photos please visit…
pFriem Family Brewing
Jun 9 • 33 min
Laura and Andrew are back this week to talk about pFriem Family Brewing from Hood River Oregon! This mid-size regional brewery really is a gem, even if you cannot pronounce the name! For their tasting notes and photos please visit www.brewnewspod.com ,…
Little Brother Brewing
Jun 2 • 50 min
Andrew is all alone, but not for long! Jeff Collie of Little Brother Brewing from Greensboro, NC drops by to talk about owning and starting a brewery, and to share some of their award winning beer! For their tasting notes and photos please visit…
Tree Meadows Homebrew
May 19 • 52 min
Travis and Andrew discuss modern home-brewing techniques and try some of Andrew’s attempts at homebrew! For their tasting notes and photos please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send suggestions for future breweries to [email protected], and follow them…
Chicago Breweries: A Tasting
May 12 • 45 min
Laura and Andrew give some advice on traveling to Chicago and how to find some true gems in this shockingly heavy brewing city! Listen in as they talk about Goose Island, Off Color, Vice District, Haymarket, All-Rise, Ballast Point, Adams Street, and Cruz…
Cinco de Mayo Especial
May 5 • 40 min
Happy Cinco de Mayo! Travis and Andrew decided that a little history was in order, so the guys grab a few pints of brew from our neighbors to the south and find a little slice of Bohemia on this side of the pond! For their tasting notes and photos please…
The Duck Rabbit Brewery
Apr 28 • 55 min
Travis and Andrew are back to finish up NC Beer Month. This time they head down to Farmville, NC (no not that Farmville) and try out the Dark Beer Specialist, The Duck Rabbit! For their tasting notes and photos please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send…
Trophy Brewing
Apr 21 • 41 min
Laura and Andrew are once again joined by Kim, but this time they site their sites on raising Trophy Brewing (Raleigh, NC) high! A great little brewery that began as a humble nano-brewery/pizza parlor. Join them as they try and find an IPA Kim enjoys! For…
Weeping Radish
Apr 14 • 49 min
In honor NC Beer Month, the Brew News Crew is going to highlight the first legal brewery in all of NC, Weeping Radish! This little German brewery was founded in 1986 and was a true pioneer in NC Craft Beer. Join us as we dive a bit deeper, and drink a…
Brown Truck Brewery Part 2
Apr 7 • 42 min
Laura and Andrew are back with Ian and John for more fun and more beer! If you have every wondered about craft seltzer, then stay tuned because we get to try some! Spoiler alert: it’s delicious! For their tasting notes and photos please visit…
Brown Truck Brewery Part 1
Mar 31 • 38 min
Laura and Andrew headed down to High Point, NC and interviewed owners Ian and John of Brown Truck Brewery. This was a wonderful interview and we had a great time in part one! For their tasting notes and photos please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send…
Stone Brewing
Mar 24 • 70 min
Fresh off their Irish adventure, Travis and Andrew are back with one of their favorite West Coast breweries, Stone Brewing. They talk beer, brewing, and distribution and how Stone has carved a unique niche in craft beer while still being one of the…
St Patrick’s Day Drink-tacular
Mar 17 • 48 min
St Patrick’s day is always a time for beer and drinking, but this year we are bringing some history to bear! Travis and Andrew are back to bring you the history of Irish Beer on this the most famous Irish Drinking Holiday! For their tasting notes and…
Leveneleven Brewery Part 2
Mar 10 • 47 min
Travis and Andrew are back with more from Dan of Leveneleven Brewing and Big Dan’s Brew Shed. We talk about the trials and tribulations of owning a brewery and a homebrew shop. We even get into folklore and angels! For their tasting notes and photos…
Leveneleven Brewing Part 1
Mar 3 • 46 min
Travis and Andrew get a chance to sit down with Dan of Leveneleven Brewing and Big Dan’s Brew Shed in Greensboro, NC. They have a blast while talking beer and tasting beer with Dan. This is part 1 of a 2 part episode. For their tasting notes and photos…
Brewers Association
Feb 24 • 35 min
Andrew and Laura are joined by new brew news crew member Kim to discuss the Brewers Association. Who they are, what they do, and why we care, are all discussed along with some fun beer tastings! For their tasting notes and photos please visit…
Four Saints Brewery Part 2
Feb 17 • 49 min
Travis and Andrew are back with Joel from Four Saints Brewery in Asheboro, NC to talk more about beer, life, and pottery! We also find some Impending Grace to finish up our stout tasting of Four Saints Brewery. We really enjoyed this brewery and hope you…
Four Saints Brewing Part 1
Feb 10 • 41 min
Andrew and Travis have a sit down with one of the four saints, Joel McClosky, and it was such a great interview we had to split it up into two parts! Four Saints is based in Asheboro, NC and is one of the rising stars in the Piedmont Triad region in NC.…
Brew News Pod: Gibb’s Hundred Brewing
Feb 3 • 40 min
Travis is back! Sort of. To begin our local brewers series Andrew interviews Mark Gibb of Gibb’s Hundred brewing in Greensboro, NC. No worries, Travis comes in for the drinking part as we get to try some good English style ale brewed in good ole NC! For…
History of Beer Part 3
Jan 27 • 22 min
Laura and Andrew are back for the third and final installment of the history of beer. Pale malts, royal beers, and prohibition are the themes this week as we go from the 1700s to today. For their tasting notes and photos please visit www.brewnewspod.com ,…
History of Beer Part 2
Jan 20 • 19 min
Back for more history, Andrew and Laura take you all the way from hops first addition to the industrial revolution! Covering purity laws, saisons, lambics, and the coolest ships you have ever seen, this episode hits on many styles we still love today. It…
Brew-Mergency: Government Shutdown = Brewery Shutdown?
Jan 16 • 17 min
Laura and Andrew decide to give some legit Brew News with this emergency episode. With the continued government shutdown breweries are starting to feel the heat. You may be asking, what does the federal government have to do with my beer? Well listen to…
The History of Beer Part 1
Jan 13 • 24 min
Welcome to the Brew News Pod, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. This week Andrew and Laura begin to explore the history of beer. In part 1 they cover a ton of ground starting with ancient Babylon and end at the beginning of monastic brewing! For their…
Hoppy Brew Years Special!
Jan 6 • 36 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. For our Brew Years special, and to start out season 2 right, Laura and Andrew head out to Asheville, NC where they visit 7 breweries, and bring all our listeners along with them.…
Brew News Pod: Year End Part 3
Dec 30, 2018 • 35 min
This week’s episode of the Brew News Pod will the first in our three part year end review. In part two Travis and Andrew will revisit some of the largest breweries they covered this year in Clown Shoes, Dogfish Head, Sweetwater, Terrapin, and Lagunitas.…
Brew News Pod: Year End Review Part 2
Dec 23, 2018 • 30 min
This week’s episode of the Brew News Pod will the second in our three part year end review. In part two Travis and Andrew will revisit some of the largest breweries they covered this year in Oskar Blues, Sierra Nevada, New Belgium, and Founders. Join them…
Brew News Pod: Year End Review Part 1
Dec 16, 2018 • 29 min
This week’s episode of the Brew News Pod will the first in our three part year end review. In part one Travis and Andrew will revisit a few local breweries in Highlands, Foothills, Unknown, and Brueprint, all from NC. Join them as they taste a few beers…
Brew News Pod Style Series: Winter Warmer
Dec 9, 2018 • 62 min
This week the Brew News Crew explores the history of the Winter Warmer style. Along the way they enjoy winter warmers from Samuel Smith, Anchor, Anderson Valley, Sierra Nevada, Great Lakes, and Highlands. For their tasting notes please visit…
Brew News Pod: Prairie Artisan Ales
Dec 2, 2018 • 47 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. Join co-hosts Travis and Andrew as they explore the history and beer of Prairie Artisan Ales from Tulsa, OK. For their tasting notes please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send…
Brew News Pod: Green Man Brewing
Nov 18, 2018 • 61 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. Join co-hosts Travis and Andrew as they explore the history and beer of Green Man Brewery from Asheville, NC. For their tasting notes please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send…
Brew News Pod: Yuengling
Nov 11, 2018 • 53 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. Join co-hosts Travis and Andrew as they explore the history and beer of DG Yuengling & Sons from Pottsville, PA. For their tasting notes please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send…
Brew News Pod: Lagunitas
Nov 4, 2018 • 68 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. Join co-hosts Travis and Andrew as they explore the history and beer of Lagunitas Brewing from California. For their tasting notes please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send suggestions…
Brew News Pod Style Series: Pumpkin Ales
Oct 28, 2018 • 44 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. Join co-hosts Travis and Andrew as they explore the history of the Pumpkin Ale and taste some brews from Rouge, Shipyard, Foothills, Southern Tier, Elysian, and New Belgium. For their…
Brew News Pod: Sam Adams
Oct 21, 2018 • 66 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. Join co-hosts Travis and Andrew as they explore the history and beer of Ballast Point Brewing from San Diego, CA. For their tasting notes please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send…
Brew News Pod: Ballast Point Brewing
Oct 14, 2018 • 58 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. Join co-hosts Travis and Andrew as they explore the history and beer of Ballast Point Brewing from San Diego, CA. For their tasting notes please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send…
Brew News Pod Style Series: Oktoberfest
Oct 7, 2018 • 40 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. Join co-hosts Travis and Andrew as they explore the history of the Marzen/Oktoberfest style of beer. For their tasting notes please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send suggestions for…
Brew News Pod: Terrapin Brewing
Sep 30, 2018 • 52 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. Join co-hosts Travis and Andrew as they explore the history and beer of Terrapin Brewing from Athens, GA. For their tasting notes please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send suggestions…
Brew News Pod: Dogfish Head
Sep 23, 2018 • 60 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. Join co-hosts Travis and Andrew as they explore the history and beer of Dogfish Head Brewing from Milton, DE. For their tasting notes please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send…
Brew News Pod: Sweetwater
Sep 16, 2018 • 48 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. Join co-hosts Travis and Andrew as they explore the history and beer of Sweetwater Brewing from Atlanta, GA. For their tasting notes please visit www.brewnewspod.com , send…
Brew News Pod: Founders Brewing
Sep 9, 2018 • 64 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. Join co-hosts Travis and Andrew as they explore the history and beer of Founders Brewing from Grand Rapids and Detroit, MI. For their tasting notes please visit www.brewnewspod.com ,…
Brew News Pod: Clown Shoes
Aug 26, 2018 • 56 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. This is a chance to go a little bit deeper behind the brewery’s of your favorite beers and learn about new brewery’s from around the world. We will be exploring the history and beers…
Brew News Pod: New Belgium
Aug 19, 2018 • 76 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. Join co-hosts Travis and Andrew as they explore the history and beer of New Belgium Brewing from Fort Collins, CO and Asheville, NC with Mike Craft of the New Belgium VIPer Team. A…
Brew News Pod: Sierra Nevada
Aug 12, 2018 • 54 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. This is a chance to go a little bit deeper behind the brewery’s of your favorite beers and learn about new brewery’s from around the world. We will be exploring the history and beers…
Brew News Pod: Oskar Blues
Aug 5, 2018 • 73 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. This is a chance to go a little bit deeper behind the brewery’s of your favorite beers and learn about new brewery’s from around the world. We will be exploring the history and beers…
Brew News Pod: Special Brews Fest Edition
Aug 1, 2018 • 22 min
Welcome to this special episode of the Brew News Podcast as Travis and Andrew visit the Summertime Brews Fest in Greensboro, NC. Learn about beer festivals and some new beers along with our hosts! —- Support this podcast:…
Brew News Pod: Mother Earth Brewing
Jul 29, 2018 • 46 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. This is a chance to go a little bit deeper behind the brewery’s of your favorite beers and learn about new brewery’s from around the world. We will be exploring the history and beers…
Brew News Pod: Brüeprint Brewing
Jul 22, 2018 • 54 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. This is a chance to go a little bit deeper behind the brewery’s of your favorite beers and learn about new brewery’s from around the world. We will be exploring the history and beers…
Brew News Pod: The Unknown Brewing
Jul 15, 2018 • 31 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. This is a chance to go a little bit deeper behind the brewery’s of your favorite beers and learn about new brewery’s from around the world. We will be exploring the history and beers…
Brew News Pod: Foothills Brewing
Jul 8, 2018 • 33 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. This is a chance to go a little bit deeper behind the brewery’s of your favorite beers and learn about new brewery’s from around the world. We will be exploring the history and beers…
Brew News Pod: Wicked Weed
Jul 1, 2018 • 42 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast, all the news that’s fit to be brewed. This is a chance to go a little bit deeper behind the brewery’s of your favorite beers and learn about new brewery’s from around the world. We will be exploring the history and beers…
Brew News Pod: Highland Brewing
Jun 24, 2018 • 32 min
Welcome to the Brew News Podcast. A chance to go a little bit deeper behind the brewery’s of your favorite beers and learn about new brewery’s from around the world. We will be exploring the history and beers of craft brewers, and hope to showcase the…