Experimental Brewing

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Episode 199 – Denny In Temecula
June 12, 2024

Not everything that happens behind the scenes is nefarious! Denny and Drew brought Mike Neice of the Barley Bandits behind the Falcons booth to try an Alesong beer before digging into his Hoppy Lager that Denny truly loved. Episode Links: … Continue readi

Brew Files – Episode 166 – Optimal Wit
June 08, 2024

The Brew Is Out There! In another look at semi forgotten styles, Drew sits down with Bill Butcher of Alexandrias Port City Brewing to discuss their World Beer Cup Gold Medal winning beer Optimal Wit and what makes a Continue reading

Episode 198 – Denny In Temecula
May 22, 2024

For the first time, Denny Conn made his way to the Southern California Homebrewers Festival in Temecula. Hear his reaction to the beers and festivities and his talk! Episode Links: Zebulon Ales The WWII Pub with Ron Pattison Continue reading

Brew Files – Episode 165 – REPLAY – Extract with Jay
May 08, 2024

The Brew Is Out There! Given all the recent talk about extract and brewing its time to revisit a 2017 conversation! Drew and Denny hit the phones with Jay Ankeney, a long time homebrewer in Los Angeles whos been Continue reading

Episode 197 – Golden Clams
April 29, 2024

Its the busy brewing season for Drew and we prove we can still make mistakes like bringin back the infamous Clam Chowder Saison! In the Lounge we sit and talk with homebrewer Jason Barker about his recent winning efforts Continue reading

Brew Files – Episode 164 – Matt’s French 75
April 23, 2024

The Brew Is Out There! Youve heard us speak about the pleasures of Alesongs French 75 cocktail inspired barrel aged Saison. Now weve brought Matt Van Wyk back to discuss how their process works behind the French 75 and their Continue reading

Episode 196 – Brewlanthropy
April 11, 2024

Proving that beer can be about more than just whats in the the glass, Ryan Holt is on a mission to raise money one project at a time. Listen as he describes his journey to brewing with a goal. (Image Continue reading

Brew Files – Episode 163 – Tom’s Not a NZ Pilsner
March 31, 2024

The Brew Is Out There! Competition beer styles are a funny thing sometimes a beer finds a home where it wasnt intended, but the beer wins out regardless. Such is the case with Tom Fontes NZ Pils that isnt Continue reading

Episode 195 – On Mistakes and Missteps
March 28, 2024

This episode is filled with old speculation before the announcement of HBC changes. Denny and Drew took a little break, but you should hear our thoughts from those times and how weve been screwing up as well! Episode Links: Homebrewers Continue reading

Brew Files – Episode 162 – Forgotten American Gold
March 18, 2024

The Brew Is Out There! In our hyper hop focused world, we continue to lose track of once ubiquitous styles of beer. In this episode, were look at the once absolutely required style of American Wheat Beer just in Continue reading