Special Guest: David Walker from Firestone Walker Brewing Company. David talks to us about the great beer coming out of their brewery in California and helps explain their Firestone Union process. Damien and Elliott from Owen and Engine make a brief appearance. Thanks to Phil from Smallbar for hosting on this week’s episode.
Some great opening black ales from Cigar City and Stone/21st Amendment/Firestone Walker. Beers by mail from Luekens Liquors. Soon to read: Dethroning the King thanks to beernews.org. Beer Menorah from Shmaltz. Updates from Haymarket and Pipeworks. An Imperial Stout faces off against another Belgian.
Special Guest: Frank Mastny. Bell’s Batch 10,000. Half Acre – Big Hugs and their On Photon winter party is coming up soon. Brewmasters on Discovery channel is actually just about Dogfish Head. Band-aid factories on fire? An Imperial IPA goes up against a great Belgian.