Pat Hartman

Colorado Craft Beer Show Brewcast: Dec. 28th 2013 Arvada Beer Company Year End Blow Out and Sponsorship Appreciation Party

 

This show was a blast as we closed out 2013 of beer radio in style at Arvada Beer Company. We can’t thank Cary and Kelly for their support over the last couple of years! We had a lot of our sponsors on the show including David Parry from Parry’s Pizzeria & Bar, Jason Wiedemaier and John Winter from Lone Tree Brewing Company, Todd Thibault from Breckenridge Brewery, Pat Hartman and Ron Popma from Mobile Canning, Kjell “Jellyman” Wygant and Derek Mitchell from Rockyard and Bernadette Ortiz from Columbine Label Company.

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Colorado Craft Beer Show Brewcast May 11th 2013

Pat Hartman from Mobile Canning our special guest host this week! Our guests were Tom Horst from Crystal Springs Brewing Company and Zack Christofferson from Chain Reaction Brewing Company. Tom has been brewing since 1988 in Boulder and opened up Crystal Springs 3 years ago and is celebrating his anniversary this week. He announced a new facility and some new label approvals during the show while we sampled some of his fine brews. Mobile Canning is also packaging their Amber and Kolsh. Zack and his cousin Chad are in the process of opening their brewery in the Littleton area. He also covers beer for the Examiner. Zack and Chad are perfecting their brews and we got a taste of his Smoked Porter, English Mild, Belma Pale Ale and Pink Peppercorn Saison. You need to hear why these guys chose the name Chain Reaction! Good stuff! We also threw out American Craft Beer Week events for our sponsors and did Brew News You Can Use. Tebo also jumped in to talk about Breckenridge Brewery’s ACBW events.

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Colorado Craft Beer Show Brewcast 2-16-13 Tasty Weasel 4th Anniversary

Big fun at Oskar Blues‘ Tasty Weasel Taproom on Saturday for their 4th Anniversary Party! In Hour One we threw out Brew News You Can Use which included an unbelievable story on theft of rare beers from Avery Brewing. We also talked to Head Weaselette at the Tasty Weasel Shannon McGrath about the day’s festivities. We checked in with Todd Thibault from Breckenridge Brewery as he is in Arizona for the next 10 days for AZ Beer Week. We closed out the hour with former Tasty Weasel Tap Room Manager Garret Frase. He is taking over the CHUBurger just down the road from the brewery on Ken Pratt. They open in 5 weeks and he is currently taking applications for employment.  garret@oskarblues.com

 

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In Hour Two we talked a little more with Garret Frase about CHUBurger and about Oskar Blues in general. We then had Pat Hartman and Ron Popma on from Mobile Canning. They have been making big news as they are branching out nationally as well as adding several Colorado breweries to their customer base.  Marty Jones from the Wynkoop was up next as he updated us on the finalists for their Beer Drinker of the Year award which gets handed out next week at the Wynkoop. Chandra Ruiz who runs the Funk’n Wild sour beer club joined us next to talk about her next big meeting on Saturday March 16th at OB Homemades, Liquids and Solids. Troy Casey from AC Golden will be her featured speaker. We closed out the hour talking with Tasty Weasel Manager Shannon McGrath. This show was so good that the police were called. No joke…

 

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Colorado Craft Beer Show Brewcast 9-22-2012 Oskar Blues’ Tasty Weasel AHA Rally

We broadcasted live from the American Homebrewer’s Association Rally at the Tasty Weasel Taproom at Oskar Blues Brewery! Big thanks to taproom manager Garret Frase for filling in for The Gubna this week!

In Hour One we opened up with some brew news you can use! We then were joined by the American Homebrewer’s Association Director Gary Glass. We talked about what the AHA does and about membership privileges. Next up was our man Todd Thibault from Breckenridge Brewery who jumped on to talk about all things Breck! He of course was headed to a beer festival, this time the Fall Harvest Beer Festival in Fort Collins. We closed out the hour with Leslie and Steve Kaczeus from Niwot’s Boot Strap Brewing. They are currently running 8 taps of some fine Colorado craft brew!

 

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In Hour Two we led off with a call in from the Gubna who was in Florida hanging with the stars! Pat Hartman from Mobile Canning. They were on site canning some home brew and now have canned beers for 9 different breweries. Oskar Blues head brewer Dave Chichura joined us to talk about OB and some of his new brews including Dave’s Pale Ale and The Deuce. Always a pleasure to talk to this man! Tim Myers from Strange Brewing also jumped on to talk about his GABF plans and about the big Pumpkin beer they are brewing. We also talked with the Oskar Blues brew with Dave Chichura for a day winner Tyler Wetzl.

 

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Colorado Craft Beer Show Brewcast 4-14

Special guests in studio this week were Pat Hartman and Ron Popma from Mobile Canning LLC in Longmont. We talked about benefits of canning beer, the breweries they are working with and about the CANNED craft beer revolution in Colorado. We also talked with Breckenridge’s Todd Thibault about their search for brewery grounds. A ton of brew news, beer events and more! It’s also our 1 year Anniversary!