Rank #1: Episode 12: A Very Zooted Christmas Beer Share Episode
What a way to wrap up a wonderful 2017 with good friends, copious rare beers and Christmas tomfoolery. Ryan, Phil, the Luchador, and Ross celebrated the #Astros World Series Championship, Talked about our favorite Christmas movies, favorite Christmas songs, and worst Christmas present we ever received. Oh, and did I mention we shared many festive … Continue reading Episode 12: A Very Zooted Christmas Beer Share Episode
Rank #2: Hopcast Houston New Episode: Interview with Texas Leaguer Brewing
Episode 11 Show notes The @hopcasthouston crew hung out with Nathan Rees and Doc Rebeck from @TXLeaguerBrew in a #HopcastAfterDark episode during opening week of their brand new brewery in Missouri City. We tasted some great new beers, talked about the #astros going to the playoffs, Hopcast Mailbag with questions about outer space from our … Continue reading Hopcast Houston New Episode: Interview with Texas Leaguer Brewing
Rank #3: Hopcast Houston New Episode: Interview with MegaSeth from Copperhead
Episode 10 Show Notes The crew is back with our first post-Hurricane Harvey episode recorded at Copperhead brewery in Conroe, TX. Owner and head brewer Seth Earnest, a.k.a. MegaSeth joined us to talk about his brand new NEIPA Citraddicted in advance of its release on Oct. 1. Homebrewer and friend of the Hopcast Wes Ramos … Continue reading Hopcast Houston New Episode: Interview with MegaSeth from Copperhead
Rank #4: Hopcast Houston Episode 9: Women of Craft Beer (Christen Morey and Lene Baggett) live from the Hop Stop in Humble
Hopcast Houston Episode 9 Show Notes: Women of Craft Beer We had a blast with our two great guests, Christen Morey (3 Nations Brewing/Hoppy Heat) and Lene Baggett (Lone Pint). We discussed their experiences in and perspectives on working in the craft beer industry. Craft Lexicon Word of the day and Hopcast Mailbag questions. We … Continue reading Hopcast Houston Episode 9: Women of Craft Beer (Christen Morey and Lene Baggett) live from the Hop Stop in Humble
Rank #5: ICYMI: Podcast Ep 8: Juiceton Brew Day at Spindletap
@hopcasthouston episode 8 with Shaun Ebersole and Garrison Mathis of @Spindletap and Larry Koestler (yes, THE Larry Koestler). #juice #drinklocal
Rank #6: Podcast Episode 8! Juiceton Brew Day with Spindletap and Larry Koestler!
The JUICE is loose in H-town. If you are reading this, you have undoubtedly already gobbled up cases of Spindletap’s Houston Haze–the NEIPA juggernaut that has taken Houston by storm. We were lucky enough to be invited to join brewmaster/founder Shaun Ebersole, head brewer Garrison Mathis, collaborator/NEIPA maven/Houston Beer Guide writer Larry Koestler (yes THE … Continue reading Podcast Episode 8! Juiceton Brew Day with Spindletap and Larry Koestler!
Rank #7: Episode 7: Interview with Vallensons’ Owner and Brewmaster Valle Kauniste
Episode 7 Show Notes: We had a blast hanging out with Valle Kauniste last Thursday night at his new brewery in Pearland, Vallensons. Ryan, Matty D, Ross, and Grayson were onhand to taste some great Vallensons beer including the Oatmeal Stout and a special Anniversary Strong Ale among others. Valle shared how his experiences in … Continue reading Episode 7: Interview with Vallensons’ Owner and Brewmaster Valle Kauniste
Rank #8: Episode 6: Interview with Leo from SpindleTap for Houston Haze Release!
Episode 6 Show Notes We were at SpindleTap Brewery on Friday, June 9 during the Houston Haze release weekend. Wow! The Hopcast Houston crew were treated like kings by the great folks at SpindleTap. Leo Longoria, the Sales Rep, Cicerone, and all around man on the street for SpindleTap was our guest. We talked about … Continue reading Episode 6: Interview with Leo from SpindleTap for Houston Haze Release!
Rank #9: EPISODE 1: In the Beginning There Was Beer
Episode 1 Show Notes The Hopcast crew (Ryan, Matty D and Grayson/Gary) kick things off with Copperhead Brewing’s Feeding Frenzy NEIPA. Good times and good beers were had by all. The craft lexicon word of the day helps our listeners expand their craft beer vocabulary and master the inside lingo of the craft beer world. … Continue reading EPISODE 1: In the Beginning There Was Beer
Rank #10: EPISODE 2: Hammer Smashed Faces
Episode 2 Show Notes Ryan, Marty and Gary have their collective faces smashed by the Brash hammer. The craft lexicon word of the day is Whalez. The boys discuss the recent shenanigans in the Texas legislature impacting hard working small independent craft breweries and share some of their favorite places in the greater Houston area … Continue reading EPISODE 2: Hammer Smashed Faces