Shriek! with delight as Adam and Steve conjure up the Devil for some devilishly delicious craft beers for Halloween. Cower! in horror as talk about what happens if craft beer buys AB-Inbev. Scream! in terror as they imagine the bar from Hell! Run! to your nearest distributor of fine craft beers as Steve offers pairings of beer and horror films in the Scaredown!
Saucy Brew Works Fauxbia White Stout
Duclaw The Devil Made Me Do It Bourbon Barrel Aged Golden Sour
North Country Brewing Zombie Bed Bourbon Barrel Age Barelywine
Adam and Steve go back to a staple of craft beer in their area, Thirsty Dog Brewing from Akron Ohio. Adam has a disconcerting amount of Akron facts and Steve couldn't care less. They try to build a perfect hockey beer and probably just wind up making an awful mess of a beer. We also learn about hydrometers, #TakeBackCraft, and how one Florida brewery is combating shitdick Richard Spencer's hate speech.
Thirsty Dog Raspberry Ale
Thirsty Dog Irish Setter Red
Thirsty Dog Old Leghumper Porter
This week is little different, something a little new. We're joined by Dennis and Sammie from First Sip Brew Box Subscription Service. We learn about their business, the services & goods they offer, as well as how they support and bring together small businesses in the the Pittsburgh area. You can check them out at firstsipbrewbox.cratejoy.com. This week in lieu of sampling and review beers though, we're tasting and reviewing craft beer jelly available through their service.
Potlickers High & Dry Cider
Potlickers Oatmeal Stout
Potlickers Black IPA
Rusty Rail Fool's Gold Peanut Butter Hefeweizen
It's October, so that means everything gets a little be spookier and pumpkinier and Hop Nation USA is no exception. This week we're all about pumpkin beers, pumpkin recipes, and horror movie preview. We explore the terrifying madness of baked pumpkin ziti, and delve into the frightful reality of the eighth Saw movie, Jigsaw. Listen in to our reviews of these frightfully delicious beers, if you dare.
O'Fallon Pumpkin Bread
New Belgium Voodoo Ranger Atomic Pumpkin
Southern Tier Cold Press Coffee Pumking