Rank #1: Front Range Brewing Company
This week we were joined by Ron Hoglund and Mitchell Nichols from Front Range Brewing in Lafayette, Colorado. We somehow managed to stay remarkably on topic.
Ryan's picks for Buzzed words:
- Eric: bachelor- Brandon: collab- Front Range: dunkel
Brandon's picks:- Ryan: foot- Eric: Vermont- Front Range: lager
Eric's picks:- Ryan: Anniversary- Brandon: Vermont- Front range: Lafayette
Rank #2: Brandon Jacobs - Great Divide Brewing
This week we are joined by Brandon Jacobs from Great Divide Brewing in Denver Colorado. We chat about our collaboration beer and Brandon's background in the music industry.
Ryan's picks for Buzzed words:
- Larkin: Ghost- Brandon B: Spooky- Brandon J: Brighton
Eric's picks:- Ryan: Foot-balls (not the sport type)- Odd13 Brandon: Jesse Perlmutter- Great Divide Brandon: Oats
Brandon's picks:- Ryan: collab- Eric: tropical- Brandon (Great Divide): brett
Rank #3: Stem Ciders
This week we welcome Stem Ciders into the studio. It was a lot of people in studio and it got about as off track as you'd expect. Johnny Appleseed and Viggo Mortensen are discussed.
Ryan's picks for Buzzed words:- Larkin: apple- Brandon: juice- Stem: Lafayette
Eric's picks:- Anyone from stem: apples- Ryan: donkey- Brandon: basque
Larkin's picks:- Ryan: neighbor- Eric: ibus- Stem: buildout
Rank #4: Andy Parker, Avery Brewing
This week we are joined by Andy Parker, Chief Barrel Herder at Avery Brewing. We talk about the hundreds of Phish shows Andy has been to, along with a little about Avery's barrel projects.
Ryan's picks for Buzzed Words:- Eric: expansion- Brandon: coolship- Andy: barrel
Brandon's Picks:- Ryan: amnesiac- Eric: Wedding- Andy: Ginger
Larkin's Picks:- Brandon: barrel- Ryan: expansion- Andy: the alley
Rank #5: Bryan Selders from The Post (oh, and Dogfish Head)
This week we are joined by Bryan Selders, formerly of Dogfish Head, currently of The Post, soon to be formerly of The Post, and soon to be once again of Dogfish Head. Confused? Don't be. Listen and find out what's going on with Bryan. We cover malt liquor, some near-disasters in the brewhouse, and some things that'll get you fired from a brewery. Bryan was on a tight timeframe, and after he left we covered some of the recent acquisitions.
- Brandon: lager
- Larkin: sparkle
- Bryan: Dogfish
- Ryan: Lagunitas
- Eric: Wicked
- Bryan: Dogfish Head
- Ryan: Anheuser Busch or AB
- Brandon: Mutton chops
- Bryan: lager
Rank #6: Craft Brewer's Conference recap and other nonsense
This week we discuss all the fun stuff and nonsense that happened before during and after the Craft Brewer's Conference.
Ryan's buzzed words picks:- Larkin: Expo- Brandon: Ticket (as in airline ticket or ferry ticket or train ticket)
Brandon's picks:- Ryan: collab- Larkin: d.c.
Eric's picks:- Brandon: puncheon- Ryan: humid
Rank #7: Kane Brewing
This week we are joined by our friends Andy and Tim from Kane Brewing in Ocean Township, NJ. We talk about our collaboration beer and the fun stuff these Jersey Boys are up to.
Ryan's picks for Buzzed Words:- Larkin: Allagash- Brandon: New Jersey- Kane guys: casket
Larkin's picks for Buzzed Words:- Ryan: dildo- Brandon: ratchet- Kane friendz: tallboys
Brandon's picks for Buzzed Words:- Eric: Allagash- Ryan: Jersey- Andy: Kane- Tim: Collab
Rank #8: Zach Nichols from Cellar West Artisan Ales
This week we are joined by Zach Nichols from Cellar West Artisan Ales.
Ryan's Picks:- Larkin: Barrel- Brandon: Barrel- Zach: Barrel
Eric's Picks:- Brandon: barrels- Ryan: Boulder- Cellar west: Sanitas
Brandon's Picks:- Ryan: collab- Eric: Nacho- Cellar West: Barrel
Rank #9: Fiction Beer Company
We took a week off because the space where we record was under construction. This week we are joined by Ryan and Jameson from Fiction Beer Company in Denver, CO.
Larkin's picks for Buzzed Words:- Ryan: Pilsner- Brandon: chasm- Fiction guys: hoppy
Brandon's picks for Buzzed Words:- Ryan S: Release- Eric: Floors- Jameson: Dregs- Ryan K: Books
Ryan's picks for Buzzed Words:- Larkin: floors- Brandon: dry hop- Ryan K: logic
Rank #10: Liquid Mechanics Brewing Co
This week we are joined by Eric Briggs, Davin Helden and Seth Townsend from Liquid Mechanics Brewing (AKA LMX) in Lafayette, CO. We talk about the history of LMX and market saturation.
Ryan's choices for buzzed words:- Brandon: hair- Larkin: allagash- Davin: saturate- Eric Briggs: sales- Seth: knee
Brandon's choices for buzzed words:- Ryan: canning- Larkin: pay- Davin: nectar- Eric: sales- Seth: liquid
Larkin's choices for buzzed words:- Ryan: market- Brandon: Belgium- Anyone from LMX: canning