Considering its Black History Month, the guys wanted to shed some light on black brewers and black voices in craft brewery in addition to our normal content and “interview” with one of our hosts. Links to information we discussed: Beer Me Cast Episode 22 iTunes Link https://www.insider.com/celeste-beatty-first-black-woman-harlem-brewing-company-2019-9 https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2018/02/16/craft-brewers-seek-involve-more-african-americans/896994001/ https://oct.co/essays/celeste-beatty-harlem-brewing-company-women2019 https://www.craftbeer.com/editors-picks/brewers-association-releases-brewery-employee-diversity-data-for-the-first-time https://www.brewersassociation.org/insights/shifting-demographics-among-craft-drinkers/ https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2018/08/10/637285637/african-american-craft-beer-brewers-unite-to-host-a-festival-of-their-own https://www.craftbeer.com/craft-beer-muses/fresh-fest-celebrates-and-connects-black-brewers https://www.harlembrewing.com/brewstory freshfestbeerfest.com
In this episode, we continue our “interview” series in which we try to get to know the hosts a little better with Mike. iTunes Link
We have not kept up the website, but we have been recording and posting episodes to Spotify.
For our beer of cast this week, we drank “Juicy” by Full Circle Brewing Company in Fresno, CA. It certainly earns its name. Our brewery of cast wasn’t a brewery. Instead, we discuss our favorite local watering hole, Capitol Beer and Tap. Jaxon also busted out two mystery beers for Mike and Mark to guest.… Continue reading Episode 8
Brewery of Cast: Urban Roots Brewing & Smokehouse Beer of Cast: Collaboration between Uncommon Brewers and High Water Brewing. We have a wild one here y’all. Mike is tired. Mark is punchy. Jaxon is distracted by a cat. And they’re all saying wild shit and slandering each other. So, it’s a normal episode, actually. Spotify:… Continue reading Episode 7
In a Beer Me Cast first, Mark and Jaxon interview Josh Milholm and Kimio Bazett. Josh is the general manager at Golden bear and temporarily the same at Bottle and Barlow. Golden Bear first opened in 2004 and has become a staple in Sacramento’s newly bustling midtown district thanks to its food and beer selection.… Continue reading Interview #1: Josh Milholm and Kimio Bazett
We’re nearing the end of the first season of the Beer Me Cast and in this episode we discuss the Double Hapaness (???) IPA by Claimstake Brewing. Following the tasting of that strangely spelled beers is a discussion of a new brewery in Rancho Cordova, Burning Barrel Brewing Company. Episode 6: https://soundcloud.com/user-68501517/bms-episode-6