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Apr 26, 2024

 This week we sit down with CMO of Firestone Walker, Dustin Hinz. We take a peek behind the curtain to see what goes into delivering new and old brands from concept to shelf. Items of discussion include:

  • The previous guard at Firestone Walker marketing team.
  • Coming in right before COVID.
  • The challenge of finding new drinkers outside of Firestone's core audience.
  • High level portfolio strategy.
  • Being an outsider in the beer industry.
  • Inheriting the gift known as 805.
  • 805 as a lifestyle brand.
  • Clear glass for Cerveza??
  • Brand extensions. 
  • Is 805 a gateway beer?
  • Big surprises and surprising flops.
  • Adding non beer products.

And much more!

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Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

 

 

Apr 17, 2024

Danny and Andy are back! We cut loose discussing some craft beer-ish topics including:

  • Andy and Ace Reporter James visit Santa Rosa for Pliny The Younger.
  • Windsor vs Downtown Santa Rosa Pliny
  • Danny and Jonny go to Philly!
  • Victory Brewing visit.
  • Lincoln Financial Field beers.
  • CBC 2024 Vegas, What could go wrong?!
  • Suarez Family lagers to my door!

And much more!

Looking to become the next big sponsor of The Full Pint Podcast? Email us at info@thefullpint.com!

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Feb 22, 2024

Danny and Andy are back to talk beer shop on items including:

  • A quick look at the Firestone Invitational Beer Festival invite list.
  • Wakefest postponed + speculation.
  • Side Project Invitational paused + speculation.
  • Pizza Port Swami's 12 Pack!
  • Bagby Beer morphs to Green Cheek Beer Oceanside
  • RIP NB SF
  • CanArchy Collective no more.
  • Well wishes to Wayne Wambles!
  • Brewers Association snuffs out Homebrew Con

And much more!

Looking to become the next big sponsor of The Full Pint Podcast? Email us at info@thefullpint.com!

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Jan 19, 2024

We are back today with President Andy Carter where we tackle a big pile of beer mail. We asked for beer related questions and we answer them on this edition of our mailbag show. Questions include:

  • Czech lagers
  • Bottle shares
  • Regional pilsners
  • The secondary beer market
  • Cleaning draft lines
  • Hangar 24
  • The rising cost of beer at the tap room

And tons more!

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Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Dec 13, 2023

We are continuing our annual tradition by getting together with Andy Carter and Doug Veliky to recap the year and make our bold beer predictions for the New Year. Items for discussion include:

  • Revisit our 2023 predictions.
  • A look back at 2023 as a whole.
  • Any surprises in 2023?
  • Predictions for 2024.
  • Wishes for the beer industry in 2024.

And much more!

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Looking to become the next big sponsor of The Full Pint Podcast? Email us at info@thefullpint.com!

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Nov 9, 2023

This week, we are joined by founder/CEO of Voodoo Brewery Matteo Rachocki. We discuss many things with Matteo including:

  • Voodoo's legacy from back in the RateBeer/bottle share days.
  • Early day footprint and business model.
  • Growing up along side bigger PA breweries like Tröegs, Victory, etc.
  • The new business model of franchising Voodoo Brewery.
  • Surviving the pandemic.
  • Watching the fallout of the recent craft wave.
  • Was contracting ever an option?
  • How is this different from BJs, Rock Bottom or Gordon Biersch?
  • How does Voodoo translate outside of Meadville, PA?
  • How does Voodoo navigate different communities and cultures?

And much more!

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Looking to become the next big sponsor of The Full Pint Podcast? Email us at info@thefullpint.com!

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Oct 10, 2023

Danny and Andy are back this week to discuss the latest player in big craft, Tilray Brands. We talk about the following:

  • When we first heard about Tilray.
  • What they look like they are posed to accomplish as a company.
  • SweetWater Brewery
  • Green Flash/Alpine
  • Montauk
  • Shocktop
  • Breckenridge
  • Blue Point
  • 10 Barrel Brewing
  • Redhook
  • Widmer Brothers
  • Who else would be a great acquisition?

And much more!

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Looking to become the next big sponsor of The Full Pint Podcast? Email us at info@thefullpint.com!

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Sep 6, 2023

We are joined by Mike and Matt from Knotty Taps, San Diego based taphandle makers. We discuss many topics including:

  • How Mike and Danny met at 316 Day two years ago.
  • Earliest craft beer memories for Mike and Matt.
  • How they got into the tap handle biz.
  • Danny shares that kegerator life experience.
  • The hardest commission. 
  • What will and won't Knotty say yes to?
  • Tap handle first impressions.
  • Referring to Beer Cruncher's tap handle blog.

And much more!

You are reading this because you know you are in need of a lambic basket and you don't own one yet. Click here to purchase your very own lambic basket and support The Full Pint podcast in doing so. [LINK]

Looking to become the next big sponsor of The Full Pint Podcast? Email us at info@thefullpint.com!

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

 

Aug 25, 2023

We are back with another mailbag episode with our President Andy Carter. We field many questions including:

  • Treehouse Brewing
  • Homebrewing
  • Anchor Brewing
  • Black IPA malts
  • Vegas craft beer scene
  • Haze hate
  • Innovation
  • Czech Dark Lagers
  • NA beer
  • High end lagers
  • Modern Times
  • Beer Thug Brewing news
  • How to draw in a crowd in 2023
  • Festbier season

And much more!

You are reading this because you know you are in need of a lambic basket and you don't own one yet. Click here to purchase your very own lambic basket and support The Full Pint podcast in doing so. [LINK]

Looking to become the next big sponsor of The Full Pint Podcast? Email us at info@thefullpint.com!

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Jul 25, 2023

We are back from summer vacation to discuss some pretty interesting beer stuff, including:

  • TAPS Fish House and Brewery news.
  • Anchor Brewing news.
  • How does Stone/Sapporo fit in?
  • The Anchor Union news.
  • GABF and Beyond Beer

And much more!

You are reading this because you know you are in need of a lambic basket and you don't own one yet. Click here to purchase your very own lambic basket and support The Full Pint podcast in doing so. [LINK]

Looking to become the next big sponsor of The Full Pint Podcast? Email us at info@thefullpint.com!

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Jun 16, 2023

We are joined by co-founder of Human Robot Beer out of Philadelphia, PA, Ken Correll. We discuss many items including:

  • Ken's rapid fire history in the beer business leading up to Human Robot.
  • The perception of Human Robot.
  • Opening up spot number 3.
  • Fallout from Log Jammin' 3.
  • A look at "haze hype" in 2023.
  • Being in the cool kid lager club.
  • Considerations for distribution?
  • Mid-atlantic legacy brands consolidating.
  • Balancing beer nerd culture with enjoying beer.
  • Beer and THC co-existing.
  • Is Philly beer leaning too heavy on stars of yesteryear?
  • Milk tubes!
  • Self preservation and longevity.

And tons more!

You are reading this because you know you are in need of a lambic basket and you don't own one yet. Click here to purchase your very own lambic basket and support The Full Pint podcast in doing so. [LINK]

Looking to become the next big sponsor of The Full Pint Podcast? Email us at info@thefullpint.com!

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

May 31, 2023

We are back with Andy to preview the 2023 Firestone Walker Invitational Beer Festival and the news surrounding our friend Alex Kidd of Don't Drink Beer. Items for discussion include:

  • Andy debriefs us on his homebrew festival.
  • Firestone Walker Invitational Beer Festival 2023
  • Looking back to 2012.
  • Andy's fondest memories.
  • Running down the list of attendees.
  • The weather situation.
  • Pro tips from Danny.
  • Alex Kidd's news about cancer.
  • DDB the early years.
  • The approach DDB took to beer media.
  • Alex using his platform for charity.
  • Scrolling on 5/16 in the AM.
  • The GoFundMe
  • What can we do?

Click here to donate to Alex Kidd's GoFundMe

Check out Andy's FWIBF Spreadsheet showing all the attendees over the years!

And much more

You are reading this because you know you are in need of a lambic basket and you don't own one yet. Click here to purchase your very own lambic basket and support The Full Pint podcast in doing so. [LINK]

Big shout out to Native Son LA. Taking over the former Modern Times Dankness Dojo, Native Son LA is open for business offering food and of course great craft beer. Stay tuned as they begin brewing out of this location. Visit their instagram to stay up to date https://instagram.com/nativesonla

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

May 5, 2023

We are joined by co-founder of Green Cheek Beer Co., Brian Rauso. Items for discussion include:

  • History leading up to Green Cheek including Noble Ale Works.
  • Changes Brian has noticed over the past ten years.
  • Being the yang to Evan Price's yin.
  • Swooping in on failed breweries.
  • What Brian has learned from the "bubble burst."
  • How is Direct to Consumer working out post pandemic.
  • Green Cheek's approach to festivals and collabs.
  • The tough competition in Orange County beer.
  • Brad is opening a brewery!
  • Expansion strategy.
  • Widening the beverage offerings.

And much more!

And much more!

You are reading this because you know you are in need of a lambic basket and you don't own one yet. Click here to purchase your very own lambic basket and support The Full Pint podcast in doing so. [LINK]

Big shout out to Native Son LA. Taking over the former Modern Times Dankness Dojo, Native Son LA is open for business offering food and of course great craft beer. Stay tuned as they begin brewing out of this location. Visit their instagram to stay up to date https://instagram.com/nativesonla

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Apr 26, 2023

We are joined by long time friend and current co-founder of Everywhere Beer in Orange, CA. Items of discussion include:

  • Recap of history between the two Dans.
  • Deciding to leave a bigger company to start a new one.
  • What does each member of the partnership bring to the table?
  • Going to a bank in 2023 to get funding for a craft brewery!
  • The very competitive nature of Orange County, CA beer.
  • How Everywhere intends to stand out.
  • Observations on Everywhere's branding.
  • Collab talk.
  • What the event and festival scene looks like now.
  • Thoughts on THC in the beer space.
  • Everywhere's next channel for distribution?
  • Widening the beverage offerings.
  • Thoughts on Non-Alc beverages.

And much more!

You are reading this because you know you are in need of a lambic basket and you don't own one yet. Click here to purchase your very own lambic basket and support The Full Pint podcast in doing so. [LINK]

Big shout out to Native Son LA. Taking over the former Modern Times Dankness Dojo, Native Son LA is open for business offering food and of course great craft beer. Stay tuned as they begin brewing out of this location. Visit their instagram to stay up to date https://instagram.com/nativesonla

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Mar 27, 2023

We are joined by former guest and host of RRBG Podcast and Comedy Store Wrestling Podcast Eddy Torres. On this very special edition, we give a preview of the two night WWE WrestleMania 39. Items we discuss include:

  • Why we have gathered here today.
  • First WrestleMania moments.
  • Rundown of all the matches for WrestleMania 39.
  • Speculation on matches that haven't been announced.
  • Celebs we hope we see.

And much more!

You are reading this because you know you are in need of a lambic basket and you don't own one yet. Click here to purchase your very own lambic basket and support The Full Pint podcast in doing so. [LINK]

The California Craft Beer Summit returns as an industry only convention this year. This can’t miss experience is California Craft Brewers Association’s signature event for 2023, and your opportunity to network with fellow brewers, learn from experts, and meet with suppliers and industry peers. Follow this link for more details [LINK]

Big shout out to Native Son LA. Taking over the former Modern Times Dankness Dojo, Native Son LA is open for business offering food and of course great craft beer. Stay tuned as they begin brewing out of this location. Visit their instagram to stay up to date https://instagram.com/nativesonla

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

 

Mar 22, 2023

This week, Andy and Danny chop it up and discuss the following beer news related topics such as:

  • Latest Lost Abbey headline.
  • A look back on Lost Abbeys quick rise to fame
  • Bumps in the road for Lost Abbey over the years
  • What the future might look like for Lost Abbey
  • Heater Allen launching a spinoff brand
  • Three Weavers Inglewood take two
  • Brief history of Three Weavers ownership
  • The Full Pint's lo-fi social media efforts
  • El Segundo Broken Skull Double IPA
  • How Steve Austin spike interest yearly.

And much more!

[Link to Lost Abbey Instagram Post]
[Link to Heater Allen Story]

You are reading this because you know you are in need of a lambic basket and you don't own one yet. Click here to purchase your very own lambic basket and support The Full Pint podcast in doing so. [LINK]

The California Craft Beer Summit returns as an industry only convention this year. This can’t miss experience is California Craft Brewers Association’s signature event for 2023, and your opportunity to network with fellow brewers, learn from experts, and meet with suppliers and industry peers. Follow this link for more details [LINK]

Big shout out to Native Son LA. Taking over the former Modern Times Dankness Dojo, Native Son LA is open for business offering food and of course great craft beer. Stay tuned as they begin brewing out of this location. Visit their instagram to stay up to date https://instagram.com/nativesonla

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

 

Feb 27, 2023

We are back with the president of our heart, Andy Carter, as we discuss many beer related topics including:

- Timeline on Double IPA.

- Some of the most iconic Double IPAs.

- The sliding scale of alcohol and IBUs on Double IPAs over the years.

- Is Double IPA the new malt liquor?

- Andy's trip to New York City.

- Partying with Threes Brewing.

- Revisiting Other Half NYC.

- RIP Amber Ale.

- What made Fat Tire so popular.

- Sam Adams Boston Lager

- What did 2023 Pliny the Younger season look like?

And tons more!

You are reading this because you know you are in need of a lambic basket and you don't own one yet. Click here to purchase your very own lambic basket and support The Full Pint podcast in doing so. [LINK]

The California Craft Beer Summit returns as an industry only convention this year. This can’t miss experience is California Craft Brewers Association’s signature event for 2023, and your opportunity to network with fellow brewers, learn from experts, and meet with suppliers and industry peers. Follow this link for more details [LINK]

Big shout out to Native Son LA. Taking over the former Modern Times Dankness Dojo, Native Son LA is open for business offering food and of course great craft beer. Stay tuned as they begin brewing out of this location. Visit their instagram to stay up to date https://instagram.com/nativesonla

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Feb 9, 2023

Jonny and Danny Fullpint take your questions from social media and answer them on this show. Items for discussion include:

Low oxidation.

The haze craze.

Market saturation

Pliny the Elder and Younger

Serving temperatures.

Future collab with Great Notion

Thoughts on North Park Beer

Sacramento beer scene

Favorite hop combos.

Cold IPA, IPL

Fieldwork's current state.

And tons more!

You are reading this because you know you are in need of a lambic basket and you don't own one yet. Click here to purchase your very own lambic basket and support The Full Pint podcast in doing so. [LINK]

The California Craft Beer Summit returns as an industry only convention this year. This can’t miss experience is California Craft Brewers Association’s signature event for 2023, and your opportunity to network with fellow brewers, learn from experts, and meet with suppliers and industry peers. Follow this link for more details [LINK]

Big shout out to Native Son LA. Taking over the former Modern Times Dankness Dojo, Native Son LA is open for business offering food and of course great craft beer. Stay tuned as they begin brewing out of this location. Visit their instagram to stay up to date https://instagram.com/nativesonla

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Jan 19, 2023

Danny and Andy are back from holiday to bring the first show of the New Year. Topics for discussion include:

- Dry January has more or less buzz this year?

- Breweries playing both sides of the fence.

- Danny going dry.

- Rogue Dead Guy IPA

- Rogue's place in craft beer history.

- Stone Brewing "Throwbacking"

- History of Ruination IPA

- The recent Double IPA trend in mainstream beer.

- Villain Brewing / Leisuretown update.

- Los Angeles craft beer closures.

And much more!

You are reading this because you know you are in need of a lambic basket and you don't own one yet. Click here to purchase your very own lambic basket and support The Full Pint podcast in doing so. [LINK]

The California Craft Beer Summit returns as an industry only convention this year. This can’t miss experience is California Craft Brewers Association’s signature event for 2023, and your opportunity to network with fellow brewers, learn from experts, and meet with suppliers and industry peers. Follow this link for more details [LINK]

Big shout out to Native Son LA. Taking over the former Modern Times Dankness Dojo, Native Son LA is open for business offering food and of course great craft beer. Stay tuned as they begin brewing out of this location. Visit their instagram to stay up to date https://instagram.com/nativesonla

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Dec 29, 2022

We are joined by Andy and our dear friend Doug Veliky as we take a brief look back on the year and predict some of what's a head for 2023 in the craft beer industry.

We discuss many items including:

- Reintroduction to Doug for our new listeners.

- A look back on the shocking and not shocking of 2022.

- How did some of our previous predictions do?

- Prediction round table time!

And much more!

This episode was sponsored by The Bruery. It's that time of year, enrollment has begun for The Bruery 2023 Reserve Society. Visit https://thebruery.com to learn about the two versions of The Reserve Society you can join while spaces are available!

Big should out to our newest sponsors Native Son LA. Taking over the former Modern Times Dankness Dojo, Native Son LA is open for business offering food and of course great craft beer. Stay tuned as they begin brewing out of this location. Visit their instagram to stay up to date https://instagram.com/nativesonla

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Dec 16, 2022

We are joined by owner/founder of Native Son and the new Native Son LA. We discuss many items including:

- Jon's background leading up to Native Son.

- What the craft beer bar/gastropub scene looked like when he entered.

- Dealing with hungry beer sales reps.

- Keeping events and promos fresh as the space grows bigger.

- The tap takeover getting stale.

- Pricing sensitivity.

- Modern Times relationship.

- Taking over the Modern Times Dankness Dojo DTLA.

- The concept/vision of Native Son LA. 

- The brewing program.

- Balancing the past and present of the location.

- Things learned from the difficult DTLA area.

- Will Native Son LA make it's way to the original location?

And tons more!

This episode was sponsored by The Bruery. It's that time of year, enrollment has begun for The Bruery 2023 Reserve Society. Visit https://thebruery.com to learn about the two versions of The Reserve Society you can join while spaces are available!

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Dec 6, 2022

Danny and Andy are rounding the corner to 2023, but not before finishing out the year strong with a list of headlines and hot takes. Listen on as we discuss:

- Port Brewing / Lost Abbey contraction.

- MacLeod Brewing Saga.

- The Rare Barrel / Cellarmaker Brewing.

- Changes at Radiant Beer Co.

- Changes at Pizza Port Carlsbad.

- Russian River News.

And much more!

Big should out to our newest sponsors Native Son LA. Taking over the former Modern Times Dankness Dojo, Native Son LA is open for business offering food and of course great craft beer. Stay tuned as they begin brewing out of this location. Visit their instagram to stay up to date https://instagram.com/nativesonla

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Nov 28, 2022

This week, we are joined by James Bruner and Micah Rush from The Bruery. We discuss many items including:

- James' and Micah's roles and backgrounds.

- Danny's history with The Bruery.

- Preconceived notion when someone you know leaves a brewery.

- Maintaining industry relationships when staff changes are made.

- The Bruery expanding their offerings and audience.

- Keeping Society members happy.

- Some of the more challenging concepts to execute.

- QC dialed in.

- How they respond to a fan request of a retired beer to return.

- Maintaining legacy brands like Anniversary and 12 days of Christmas.

And tons more!

Big should out to our newest sponsors Native Son LA. Taking over the former Modern Times Dankness Dojo, Native Son LA is open for business offering food and of course great craft beer. Stay tuned as they begin brewing out of this location. Visit their instagram to stay up to date https://instagram.com/nativesonla

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

Nov 10, 2022

This week we are joined by Vailia From from Desparada Winery, Russel From of Herman Story Winery and our old pal Matt Brynildson of Firestone Walker. We discuss the story of this year's Anniversary Ale blend that included your's truly, Danny Fullpint. Items for discussion include:

- Meeting the Froms.

- Matt giving the back story on the history of Anniversary Ale.

- How the program has evolved.

- Anniversary Parties.

- Firestone Walker inviting me up to blend and being put on a team with Russel.

- What the blending session is like.

- The legendary crowns.

- The introduction of Heavy Things.

- Not getting in trouble with Vailia.

- A round table discussion about all the components.

And much more!

This episode was sponsored by The Bruery. It's that time of year, enrollment has begun for The Bruery 2023 Reserve Society. Visit https://thebruery.com to learn about the two versions of The Reserve Society you can join while spaces are available!

Big should out to our newest sponsors Native Son LA. Taking over the former Modern Times Dankness Dojo, Native Son LA is open for business offering food and of course great craft beer. Stay tuned as they begin brewing out of this location. Visit their instagram to stay up to date https://instagram.com/nativesonla

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

 

Oct 18, 2022

We return with Mr. October, Andy Carter, as we discuss so many beery related things such as:

- Andy going for a new home and stepping down as our president.

- Piping hot takes on how the GABF is ran.

- Combining two opposite styles in one category.

- So much volunteer labor.

- Another Mikkeller closure.

- Another Fieldwork opening.

- Leisuretown closing.

- Some New Realm Brewing news.

- And much more!

This episode was sponsored by The Bruery. It's that time of year, enrollment has begun for The Bruery 2023 Reserve Society. Visit https://thebruery.com to learn about the two versions of The Reserve Society you can join while spaces are available!

Please check out these resources if you are a member of the craft beer industry and need help.

National Women's Law Center - https://nwlc.org/

Department of Fair Employment and Housing - https://www.dfeh.ca.gov/

Project When - https://projectwhen.org/resources/how-to-report-workplace-harassment-incidents/

 

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