The Taproom Exclusive

A Podcast Dedicated To Craft Beer

Episode 94 - Maize Valley - Monk In Public

March 25th, 2020

In the Maize Valley finale, I chat with brewmaster Jake Turner over his Monk In Public Belgian Strong Dark Ale and Jake takes his turn at Between Two Hops! Please be sure to support Maize Valley during this time. Check out their Facebook page for carry-out hours and more!

Episode 93 - Maize Valley - Cafe Cubano

March 18th, 2020

This week, I chat with Maize Valley's brewmaster Jake Turner over their delicious Cafe Cubano stout. Tune in!

Episode 92 - Maize Valley - Hopnesia

March 11th, 2020

This week I chat with Maize Valley's Jake Turner over their Hopnesia IPA. Plus, in the Northeast Ohio Craft Brewery News "Tasting Glass": Marc Bona has the local winners from the New York International Beer Competition, Rick Armon reports that Unplugged Brewing Company received their brewing permit, Chris White of Fox 28 Columbus reports that Elevator Brewing is teaming up with Columbus Eagles on a line of drinks and more! Tune in!

Episode 91 - Maize Valley - Silo Killer

March 4th, 2020

I talk with Maize Valley Brewery's brewmaster Jake Turner over their Silo Killer Belgian Style Farmhouse Ale. Plus, in the Northeast Ohio Craft Brewery News "Tasting Glass": Market Garden is tapping a collaboration with the Pink Boots Society Cleveland Chapter, Blue Monkey is now open in North Royalton, Parma's getting it's first craft brewery, and more! Tune in!

Episode 90 - Terrestrial - Imperial French Toast Morning Halp

February 26th, 2020

This week finds me at Terrestrial Brewing Company talking about their Imperial French Toast Morning Halp. There are other variants to this beer, including a new one we discuss briefly. In the Northeast Ohio Craft Brewery News "Tasting Glass": Planted Flag announces it's opening day, Marc Bona has the details on Railroad Brewing Company's anniversary, Rick Armon has the details on Thirsty Dog's new cans, and more! Tune in!

Episode 89 - Terrestrial - Oz

February 19th, 2020

I chat with Terrestrial Brewing Company's brewmaster Ralph Sgro over their "Oz" Rainbow Sherbert Sour. Plus in the Northeast Ohio Craft Brewery News "Tasting Glass" segment: Saucy Brew is expanding to Columbus, two Ohio brewers make RateBeer's Top 100 Brewers in the World list, Rick Armon has the details on The Brew Kettle's Stout it Out Loud win and more! Tune in!

SPECIAL EDITION: Pink Boots Society - Cleveland Chapter

February 18th, 2020

In this special edition episode, I chat with Kelly Legan and Katarina Martinez from the Cleveland chapter of The Pink Boots Society. The Pink Boots Society exists to assist, inspire, and encourage women beer professionals through education. We chat about Pink Boots as a whole, the need for a Cleveland chapter, and where you can grab a pint of their New England IPA when it taps on March 8th. 

Episode 88 - Terrestrial - Walkabout NEIPA

February 12th, 2020

I talk with brewmaster Ralph Sgro over their Walkabout NEIPA. Proceeds from this beer will go to help wildfire relief in Australia. Plus in the Northeast Ohio Craft Brewery News "Tasting Glass": Medina Beer Fest returns, MadTree joins 1% For The Planet, and a new brewery is coming to Lorain County.

SPECIAL EDITION: Beerhead Bar & Eatery Collab AF

February 9th, 2020

In this special edition of The Taproom Exclusive, I chat with Beerhead Bar & Eatery's Beer Pro Alyssa Patchin about their Collab All February event. Come out to any Beerhead Bar & Eatery location all month long to try a ton of different collaborations between Beerhead and some fantastic breweries like Boss Dog, Jolly Scholar, Hoppin' Frog, Fat Head's and more! These are some limited edition beers so get yours while supplies last!

Episode 87 - Terrestrial - Public Pilsner

February 6th, 2020

I talk with Terrestrial Brewing Company's brewmaster Ralph Sgro over their Public Pilsner. Plus in the Northeast Ohio Craft Brewery News "Tasting Glass" segment: R. Shea begins distro, Upside Brewing is helping Nightingales Harvest, Rick Armon has the details on the next Summit Brew Path and more!