Andy Brown

Colorado Craft Beer Show Brewcast Saturday June 1st 2013

Nick, James, Andy and Boone

Special guests in studio with us this week: Nick Callaway from Loveland Ale Works, David Boone from Prost Brewing Company, Andy Brown from Wynkoop and James Pachorek from The Cheeky Monk, Royal Hilltop and Lost Highway Brewing.

Nick talked about his brewery in downtown Loveland, why he loves brewing stouts so much, his American Sour Ale with Raspberries and about their one year anniversary coming up next month. Boone talked about Prost’s brewing system, their beers and proper pouring of German brews. Andy and James talked about a collaboration brew the Cheeky Monk and Wynkoop did together. It’s a Black Saison called Saison de Colfax and now on tap only at Wynkoop, Cheeky Monk and Royal Hilltop.  Andy also talked about some upcoming brews and James updated us on Lost Highway.

Hour One

 

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Hour Two

 

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James and the Lost Highwaymobile!

Colorado Craft Beer Show Brewcast 31st Annual Great American Beer Festival 10-13-2012

We were very honored to be the only broadcast crew inside the halls of Great American Beer Festival! As the medal ceremony was wrapping up we had several guests on!

In Hour One we led off with a little scene set from the 31st annual GABF! We were then joined by General Manager at the Publican in Chicago Katie Syracopoulos. We also talked with Adam Trattler from Backcountry Brewery in Frisco. We then were joined by a very overworked Todd Thibault from Breckenridge Brewery. He gave us the lowdown on what it’s like to be involved in dozens of events and having to get beer practically everywhere during GABF week. We closed out the hour with John Winter from Lone Tree Brewing Company!

 

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In Hour Two folks started pouring out of the awards ceremony. We announced some of those winners and Andrew Emerton from New Belgium Brewing jumped on. They won two medals! Brewers Association Craft Beer Program Director Julia Herz also joined us to talk about some of the medal winners and about 31 years of GABF! Strange Brewing Company co owner Tim Myers also joined us right after learning they had won a Bronze for their Dr. Strangelove Barleywine! Next up was Andy Brown and Marty Jones from the Wynkoop to talk about their Rocky Mountain Oyster Stout. Our next guests were Brad Lincoln and Gordon Schuck from Funkwerks who grabbed gold medals with their Belgian Style Strong and their Saison. But that was just the beginning, as they also received the Small Brewery of the Year Award! Upslope also won a silver medal in the American Style Brown category and head brewer Alex Violette joined us. We closed out the show with Ska President Dave Thibodeau who was a skunked as far as medals and was a little sour! We love him dearly though!

 

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