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Episode 65 - Bascule Brewery - Coco Mango

July 16th, 2019

This week, Chris Kambouris brewer for Bascule Brewery talks about their popular Coco Mango IPA. Plus, in the Tasting Glass, Bascule's Metal Monday, Beer Women Rock's event at Jukebox, The Foundry Social opening in Medina with our friends at Franklin Brewing Company, Cincinnati makes the Top 25 Cities With The Most Breweries and more! Tune in!

Episode 64 - Bascule Brewery - Call Me Ishm’ALE

July 8th, 2019

Chris Kambouris, co-founder and brewer for Bascule Brewery and Public House in Lorain, Ohio is my guest this week. We talk about what brought him to Lorain, Bascule's history and the story behind the name as well as their tasty white NEIPA "Call Me Ishm'ALE". I also talk about some upcoming events at Bascule as well as a Columbus Brewing Company tasting at Avon Heinen's in a new segment at the beginning of the show, and music this week is "Wreckage" from The Typical Johnsons!

Episode 63 - The Brew Kettle - Kitka

June 24th, 2019

In the Brew Kettle finale, brewmaster Jack Kephart and VP of Sales & Marketing Justin Kerlin talk about their wildly popular Kitka chocolate coconut milk stout. Afterwards, Jack and Justin take their turn at Between Two Hops! Tune in!

Live From Brewfest Brews Cruise

June 20th, 2019

In this special edition episode, I report live from the Brewfest Waterfront District Brews Cruise. Hear from Aaron from Franklin Brewing Company, Mathias from Avon Brewing Company, Dave from Railroad Brewing Company, Howard from Brewfest Waterfront District and Chris from Bascule Brewery and Public House. Hear what they were pouring and more!

Episode 62 - The Brew Kettle - White Rajah

June 17th, 2019

This week, The Brew Kettle's brewmaster Jack Kephart and Justin Kerlin, VP of Sales & Marketing talk about their flagship beer, The White Rajah. Jack gives the story behind the name White Rajah, how he came up with the recipe, the future packaging and much more!

Beer Women Rock Part I

June 16th, 2019

In this special edition episode I talk with Marissa DeSantis & Ann Cinovec-Carpenter of Beer Women Rock as they brew this year's batch at Brick & Barrel! We get into what Beer Women Rock is all about, the beer they're brewing this year and the event that is happening on July 27th at Jukebox!

Episode 61 - The Brew Kettle - Major Lager

June 10th, 2019

This week, brewmaster Jack Kephart and VP of Sales and Marketing Justin Kerlin talk about The Brew Kettle's latest home run of a beer; Major Lager. Hear how the idea for this beer came about, why they chose to brew a premium light lager and more!

Episode 60 - The Brew Kettle - Shandy Shores

June 3rd, 2019

In the Brew Kettle premiere, I sit down with brewmaster Jack Kephart along with Justin Kerlin to discuss The Brew Kettle's latest offering, Shandy Shores. Hear how this beer came about, how Jack became interested in brewing and much more! Tune in!

Live From Grand Fete Saisonnière

May 30th, 2019

In this special edition episode, I broadcast live from Bookhouse Brewing's Grand Fete Saisonnière. Hear from the breweries on hand including Vaughn from Bookhouse, Karl from Brick & Barrel, Drew from Terrestrial, Michael from Butcher & Brewer, and Shaun from Noble Beast! 

Episode 59 - Bookhouse - Brick & Mortar

May 28th, 2019

In the Bookhouse finale, brewer Vaughn Stewart discusses Brick & Mortar, his UK Pale Ale. Find out why he calls it a UK Pale, how it differentiates from American IPAs, plus Vaughn takes his turn on Between Two Hops!