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James Dugan

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250: Breakside’s Ben Edmunds, Great Notion’s James Dugan, and Von Ebert’s Sam Pecoraro Dissect Trendy Beers and Innovation

Craft Beer & Brewing Magazine Podcast

How do you as a brewer identify trends, evaluate their potential resonance with your customers, then develop and deploy your own beers in response? This panel discussion with leading Portland brewers Ben Edmunds of Breakside, James Dugan of Great Notion, and Sam Pecoraro of Von Ebert—recorded at Great Notion as part of our most recent New Brewery Accelerator workshop—explores that very question. Along the way, they discuss: separating the signal from the noise in feedback data maintaining a brewery identity despite changing trends considering the consumer and leading with enthusiasm technical processes around developing and testing new ideas developing a palate and means of understanding and deconstructing other beers the arc of imitation and adaptation TTB challenges in using atypical ingredients staff and consumer feedback processes the importance of great front of house staff to explain and promote trendy beers And more. This episode is brought to you by: Accubrew (https://accubrew.io): Step into the modern era of brewing. AccuBrew presents a game changing fermentation monitoring system giving brewers unprecedented, real-time insight into yeast health and activity. By simply mounting a sensor to a port, brewers get real-time information through the AccuBrew app, tracking sugar conversion, temperature, and clarity. And just one AccuBrew sensor protects every tank in the event of a glycol system failure. Get your hands on a tool that will help you deliver your best brew every batch! AccuBrew has your back because it was designed for you, the brewer, by brewers. Visit accubrew.io today, for a no obligation 90 day trial! BSG (https://bsgcraftbrewing.com) This episode brought to you by Rahr Malting Co., celebrating 175 years of the “malt of reputation.” Since 1847, Rahr malt has been a benchmark of quality and consistency for brewers everywhere. Now offering dextrin malt to help you boost mouthfeel and haze in your IPA, or to show off a jiggly foam stand on a pils. Available exclusively through BSG at bsgcraftbrewing.com. G&D Chillers (https://gdchillers.com): For nearly 30 years, G&D Chillers has set the mark for quality equipment you can rely on. G&D stands above the rest as the only chiller manufacturer that engineers your glycol piping for free. G&D also stands alone as the only chiller manufacturer with an in house team of installers and engineers, with 30 years of real world, field labor experience in breweries, wineries and distilleries. Contact the total glycol system design experts today at gdchillers.com Support Craft Beer & Brewing Magazine Podcast

1hr 15mins

26 Jul 2022

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A&W Rootbeer Float with James Dugan

Poppin' Bottles

James Dugan (Talking Shop) returns and takes over hosting duties. He shares his love of the summertime staple A&W Rootbeer Float with Breyers Vanilla Ice Cream.  He warns us about stains from energy drinks and the importance of trying something new.  #BobbyTwoShots brings the letter and Josh has the flavors. Proudly brought to you by Littlefoot Coffee! Be sure to save 20% off your order with the promo code "PopPop"! 

1hr 40mins

14 Jul 2022

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I Love Improv! with Trent Dozier

The twentieth episode of I Love Improv! with Trent Dozier! This week's guest: James Dugan!Originally recorded and streamed live on Twitch on 6/8/22improv scene: 19:14 - 38:03Technical support from Val AgnewTheme song by Nia D'Emiliotickets to Cam & Trent's Family Reunion on Weds, June 22nd in LA here!proud member of The Trident Network★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★

1hr 2mins

15 Jun 2022

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Ep 151: Improv with James Dugan and Rob Grabowski

How Star Wars Is It?

It's our sesquicentennial episode! They all said we'd never make it to episode 150 and we proved them wrong! To celebrate, we recorded a big blowout episode about one of our favorite topics, improv, with the boys from Talking Shop, James Dugan and Rob Grabowski, bona fide experts on the subject. As always happens when we have guests, we somehow stay on topic more than usual. Mike also brings the game and tests the rest of our knowledge on whether certain famous Star Wars moments were scripted or improvised. Enjoy this bonus length episode, and join us as we both extol the virtues of and dunk left and right on improv and Star Wars. Check out Rob and Dugan on their podcast Talking Shop. You can also find Rob on twitter and instagram @robgarbo and check him out on ComedySportz at twitch.tv/csznchicago. You can contact the show at agoodpodcast@gmail.com and @HowStarWarsIsIt on all platforms. You can also follow Mike @MikeGospel on Twitter and @WordGospel09 on Youtube and Instagram and Josiah @JosiahDotBiz on social media. And don't forget to rate and review on iTunes, or wherever you get your podcasts! And if you REALLY like the show, once again, head over to our Patreon at patreon.com/howstarwarsisit for bonus episodes, Star Wars movie commentaries, and more!

1hr 26mins

17 Jan 2022

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KTMY Episode 28: Brian James Dugan

Knife to Meet You

On this week's episode of Knife to Meet You: Brian tells Zoë about serial killer Brian James Dugan The State of Illinois royally fucks itself Zoë freaks out over all of the things All this and more on this episode of Knife to Meet You! We're having a special bonus promotion for our Patreon! Once 10 total people subscribe over on patreon.com/ktmypodcast, we'll release TWO episodes the following Saturday! And don't forget to send us questions for the upcoming Patreon Q&A at ktmypodcast@gmail.com ktmypodcast.com Twitter.com/KTMYPod Instagram.com/ktmypodcast Facebook.com/ktmypodcast

1hr 10mins

30 Oct 2021

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Talking Shop (with James Dugan and Rob Grabowski)

Sit Still, Look Opinionated.

Claire welcomes you back from the summer with our season 4 premiere, baby!  As always, Claire dives into this week's headlines. A new iteration of Reports From Around the House. A quick ad from Tesla's newest product. And finally our interview with comedians and host of the podcast Talking Shop, James Dugan and Rob Grabowski. www.sitstillpodcast.com Patreon --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app


17 Sep 2021

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The Tale of The Man with the Nicknames with James Dugan

Bullsh!t Alert

Our friend James Dugan joins us to tell about all of his friends and their insane nicknames. Jeff throws caution to the wind when it comes to handing out points. James, Lily, and Danny share some unpopular opinions. Check out James on his podcast where he sits down with with other improvisers in Talking Shop Featuring: James Dugan @duganitright Jeff Griggs @thejeffgriggs Danny Marshall @_dannymarshall Lily Moss @lilypadmoss Stephen Carter @stephenacarter Follow the pod @bullshtalert

1hr 1min

29 Jun 2021

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James Dugan, Andy Miller, and Paul Reiter, Great Notion

Reuben's Sightglass

James Dugan, Andy Miller, and Paul Reiter are our friends, our new Ballard neighbors, and the people behind the iconic Portland brewery, Great Notion. They live by the slogan “Keep Beer Fun” and have built their brewery by staying on top of and creating new beer trends. They’ve even broken the mold and launched their own beer app.Join us for the story of how the three met, how they’d share their homebrew at a Portland block party, and the fortunate chain of events that led them to starting on Alberta Street to now having five locations, including two in Seattle. We explore what makes their perspective and beers unique, and we have a lot of fun along the way.Follow Reuben's Brews @ReubensBrews on Instagram and Twitter and please leave us a review and a rating at Apple Podcasts if you enjoy our show! You can also learn more about our brewery by visiting ReubensBrews.com, and we encourage you to visit us at our Taproom next time you are in Seattle!


15 Apr 2021

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James Dugan Jams Dugouts

The 8 Dollar Game Show!

Comedian, Writer, and all-around good guy James Dugan (Talking Shop) stops by the show to heckle imaginary ballplayers, fix up faux pas, and jam to jam jams.  Thank you to our sponsor Momo's Book Club (www.momosbookclub.com). And thanks, as always to Eric Braband for composing our theme music. 


31 Mar 2021

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155 - Star Trek: The Next Generation (w/ James Dugan from the Talking Shop podcast)

Overtalking Podcast

James Dugan from the Talking Shop podcast joins the show to discuss Start Trek: The Next Generation, something Ken and CJ have no familiarity with. They also discuss cruise ships, Doctor Who, and James's notes for CJ. TV show discussed: S05E25 - The Inner Light If you enjoy the Overtalking Podcast, please RATE and especially REVIEW on iTunes or wherever you listen! Visit our website at overtalkingpod.party Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @overtalkingpod Email us at overtalkingpod@gmail.com or give us a call and leave us a message at (872) 228-1591 Theme song by Justin Peters Logo by Nate Richards, check him out on Instagram @naterichardsdesigns


10 Jun 2020