Once upon a time, a young man named Mitch had a dream to open a brewery. After moving to Denver and working at one, he finally had the inspiration and knowledge to go back to Grand Rapids, Michigan and build that brewery. Now he runs Speciation Artisan Ales, we have him held hostage in his own warehouse, and are asking him our usual brand of terrible questions, including the return of the infamous “Shit funnel cake” question. Listen to us get down on some Speciation Ale and give Mitch the third degree. Go to Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for unreal time updates on…
THIS WEEK IN BEER NEWS: Osker Blues and Ball Corp make a press release, Budweiser preps for doomsday, the craft beer bubble gives errybody the finger and Michigan has a specific process for getting beer in grocery stores. This week's victim is Finkel & Garf's Rye Saison ale and we have a very special message from Resolute Brewing Company. Come for news, stay for the chug. Links to stories: Osker Balls Budsday Preppers Craft Beer Mushroom Cloud Michigan Groceries
THIS WEEK IN BEER NEWS: Stone ain't taking any more shit, we understand the history of IPAs, Brew Dog is punk as fuck with their lawyers and we introduce a new segment critiquing a chug from the innerwebz. This week's victim: Perrin Brewing Co's Chocolate Bock. Come for the news, stay for the chug! Original story links: Stone Clears the Air on their wastewater beer Another Web site publishes the history of IPA BrewDog threatens a start up brewery planning to use the word “Punk”
This week’s show is a double whammy. We brought back Jake AKA Hipster Brewfus and Nick, who also goes by Drink. Blog. Repeat. to talk about random shit and their collective experiences at the Beer Bloggers Conference. Coincidentally, that is where they met and fell madly in man-love. Fun fact about this episode, Pete had no power due to the Great Michigan Storm of 2017 knocking out his power. Thankfully he has that generator in his basement that runs on neighborhood children. Use Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to cash us outside.
THIS WEEK ON THE CHUG: Ballast Point gets Boycotted, Maryland legislature sucks and Vermont is a fragile fucking snowflake. Come for the news, stay for the Chug.