Steve and Adam tackle barleywines. They're beer, not even barely wines. First Dogfish Head supports independent brewing, Hellboy gets his own beer, Illinois has the cheapest beer, and Levante delivers beer in PA. Then they get into the history of barleywines including its ties to parti-gyle style brewing and Andre the Giant shows up. Finally, they introduce the Old Man Yells at cloud segment so they can complain about dry-hopping, drainpouring and adding "IPA" to the end of every beer.
3 Magnets Brewing Buzzard Hollow Barleywine
Abjuration Brewing Rice Wine Barleywine
Brasserie Dieu du Ciel Solstice d'Hiver Barleywine
Today's the day. Adam, Kelsey and Steve sit down to review beers from and talk about one of the most notorious and prolific breweries in the world, Brewdog. But first they bitch about Genesee upmarketing their cream ale and AB-Inbev buying Ratebeer.com. Then it's the history of Brewdog and some of their most infamous beers and stunts and what exactly is Equity for Punks. Finally, they pitch the next Equity for Punks campaigns including the final frontier.
Brewdog Clockwork Tangerine Session IPA
Brewdog Albino Squid Assassin Red Rye IPA
Brewdog Choco Libre Stout
Special guest Katie T brings us beer from Florida, so we dedicate this episode to the sunshine state as we all freeze riding out the Polar Vortex. This also marks off another state in our quest to drink and review beers from all 50 states (and the District of Columbia) We learn more about our special guest and superfan, as well as her favorite brewery outside of PA, and the Brewer's Association's new resources for independent beer allies. Then we get into the sordid affairs of brewery con-man Stephen Foster and the breweries he ruined and hurt. Finally we lighten the mood with a Mad Libs-esque game featuring everyone's favorite superhero Florida Man!
Cigar City Brewing Space Pope IPA
Brew Hub Matte Black Coffee Lager
Intracoastal Brewing One Big Doodle Imperial Cream Ale