Roots Organic Brewery’s Craig Nichols: Festivals, Organics, Beer…

Craig Nichols sat down over a beer with me and we talked about the North American Organic Brewers Festival and so much more: Roots surprising answer to the hop and barley shortages and pricing issues. Thier upcoming Belgium Festival, Great American Beer Festival experiences Important details to successfully age ales. Their outstanding brewers and upcoming ales. They’re […]

Sasquatch Brew Festival 2007

(reposted) In this premiere episode you’ll hear interviews recorded live at the Sasquatch Brew Festival with Quentin Falconer, Glen Hay Falconer Memorial Foundation‘s Brewing Scholarship recipients Jacob Leanard and Corey Blodget, and Wakonda Brewing‘s Juanita Kirkham. I also discuss Rogue ales YouTube videos, Oregon Brewers Festival, brewing news, and events. This episode is reposted because […]

Holiday Ale Festival 2007

At the 12th annual Holiday Ale Festival in Portland Oregon, there were more than 40 beers from up and down the west coast, Alaska, and even Belgium. There were Old Ales, Barley wines, Imperial Stouts, Strong Scotch Ales, Doppel Bocks, Triples and Quads. Hoppy beers, malty beers, spiced beers, balanced beers and over-the-top beers. […]

Oregon Brewers Festival 2007 Weekend

Live interviews from microbrew festivals with people who know that beer is good for you!. In this episode 21st Amendment’s Shaun O’Sullivan on his Watermellon Wheat and canning beer, Rogue Ales‘ Scott Gallagher gives us the 13th Annual Bones and Brews, Pacific Brew New’s Rick Sellers gives a shout out to brewers and home […]

Sasquatch Brew Festival 2007

In this premiere episode you’ll hear interviews recorded live at the Sasquatch Brew Festival with Quentin Falconer, Glen Hay Falconer Memorial Foundation’s Brewing scholarship recipients Jacob Leanard and Corey Blodget, and Wakonda Brewing’s Juanita Kirkham. I also discuss Rogue ales YouTube videos, Oregon Brewers Festival, brewing news, and events. Technorati Tags: Sasquatch Brew Fest, […]

Links – a crazy list!

Allagash Brewery Amstel Anheuser-Busch Asahi Aspall Cider Avery Brewing Co. Ayinger Beamish Beer Guide to Bamberg and Franconia Belhaven Bend Brewing Bier Stein Big Sky Brewing Bitburger Black Sheep Bluegrass Brewing Co. Blue Mountain Cider Boscos Boston Beer Brewers Association Brewery Ommegang Cambridge Brewing Co. (MA) Campaign for Real Ale Celebrator Chimay Cornelius Pass Roadhouse and Brewery Deschutes […]

A Modern History of American Brewing Told by the Brewers

Craft Brew Cast is a podcast that captures moments in American Craft Beer history through informal interviews and conversations with brewers and other key players. Brewers share insights, strategies, craft beer and community. These moments in history were inspired by the 2006 Great American Brew Festival. It was a wonderful experience of excitement, and camaraderie. Meeting with gifted brewers […]

Breakside Flight

Breakside Brewery’s Ben Edmunds

 

At the beautiful Breakside Brewery in Portland, Oregon I interviewed Brew Master Ben Edmunds  over 7 tasters of his fine craft beer. Each beer was an exquisite representation of it’s style. The quality of these brews is evidenced by the 2011 Great American Brew Festival medal awarded the Dry Irish Stout.  This was no […]

Firestone Walker

Firestone Walker Brewery’s Matt Brynildson

Firestone Walker Brewery’s Brewmaster Matt Brynildson and I enjoyed a beer at one of the many events surrounding the Oregon Brewers Festival. Named Mid Sized Brewery of the Year in 2007, this one-of-a-kind brewery uses an oak barrel fermentation program with a unique twist. In 2008 they walked away from the Great American Brewers […]

Cambridge Brewing’s Megan Parisi, Brewsters and Women in the Industry

 

Cambridge Brewing’s head brewster Megan Parisi and member of the Pink Boots Society of women in the brewing industry speaks about their seasonal and award winning beers, exactly how she got her foot in the door as a professional brewer, a bit of the history of women in the brewing industry and some of […]