Tag Archives: Goose Island

THE ALEHEADS PODCAST: ALL BEERS CONSIDERED #29- MAGEE GOES MALT MAGNATE

Slouch and Barley catch you up on all the week’s news in the world of craft beer, including:

➮ Lagunitas looking to decommoditize malted barley by working directly with Canadian farmers

➮ AB Marketing VP suggests sticking craft beer with wine. The Aleheads have another idea where he can stick it.

➮ Just a man and his barrels- a look at Goose Island’s John Laffler.

➮ Freetail’s Scott Metzger issues a call for chefs to reform their beer lists.

➮ Grow hops for your local brewery.

➮ Gene Simmons invites Aleheads to Lick It Up at his new craft beer joint.

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THE ALEHEADS PODCAST: VIRTUE CIDER’S GREG HALL

Former Goose Island brewmaster and craft beer pioneer Greg Hall stops by to discuss Virtue Cider- his latest venture to produce heirloom apple ciders with modern craft fermentation and aging techniques. We talk about similarities with the craft cider movement to craft beer in the early 90’s, the development of Virtue’s first offering dubbed “RedStreak”, the way cider is viewed in the US and Europe, Big Beer dollars getting into craft cider, and much more. A great conversation with one of the most important and knowledgeable beer and cider makers in the world…

ALL BEERS CONSIDERED #22

In this special Labor Day weekend edition of ABC, Slouch gets drunk on-air for your amusement.

ALL BEERS CONSIDERED #20

Slouch and Barley talk Goose Island, The Beer Store, BrewDog, and gas station growlers.

YOUR NAME IS BUD

Brother Barley shakes his head sadly at Goose Island’s downfall.

ALL BEERS CONSIDERED #18

The boys are back, talking craft beer industry news and analysis (with all the floral notes you love and the sturdy malt backbone you need) with stories including: SAB Miller being bad in the Badger State; Flying Dog goes home; Goose Island recall; Sam Adams/ DFH make flower beer for DC event; and Ska stays true to homebrew roots. Click to subscribe on ITunes: http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id421647608?uo=4

BEER FESTIVAL REVIEW: COLUMBUS, OHIO

The Commander and Herr Direktor review the 2nd Annual Columbus Beer Fest.

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