Beer Guys Podcast – Hopped Up

Like hoppy beers? Some of the Beer Guys do, and some aren’t too keen on them. In this podcast we compare three different hopped up brews from three different breweries. We try Hoptimum by Sierra Nevada, Saga by Summit, and Imperial India Pale Ale by Rush River. How bitter can we go? Listen to this week’s…

Beer Guys TV Podcast – Sierra Nevada Bigfoot Barleywine Style Ale

Somewhere in the northern regions of the United States and Canada there’s a creature walking around who eludes people and cameras alike. This creature has big feet and is commonly known as…Beer Guy Greg Johnson! I’m kidding, of course, but this week’s beer is big like Bigfoot because it is Bigfoot by Sierra Nevada. It’s…

Beer Guys TV Podcast – Sierra Nevada Hoptimum

Are you a Hop Head? Do you like your beer with a hop bite and bitter finish? Then you might want to listen to this week’s Beer Guys TV Podcast. We review Sierra Nevada’s Hoptimum, a very hoppy beer brewed with whole-cone hops. It’s 100 IBUs! Thing is, it’s got a very complex flavor to…

Beer Guys TV Podcast – Sierra Nevada Summerfest

Summer is here (well almost here), and the summer seasonal brews are upon us. Beer Guys TV invites home brewer Paul Waibel back for a review of Sierra Nevada’s Summerfest. This is a pilsner lager style beer that is perfect for summer thirst quenching. Listen up while the Beer Guys and guest Paul give you…

Beer Guys TV Podcast – Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye

Sure, Winter is over and we have sprung, but you can still get some of this unique flavored beer from Sierra Nevada. It’s Ruthless….Ruthless Rye, that is. The Beer Guys review this Winter Seasonal. And if you can’t find it anymore, well, remember it for next year because the guys liked it. Listen and see…

Article – Deschutes Shoots for More Brewing Capacity

Deschutes Brewing out of Bend Oregon has been brewing craft beers for sometime now and evidently grown the market to where expansion would not only be nice, but a must. The demand for their west coast specialty beers are taxing their ability to keep up with the demand. So, in the next few month, they will be increasing their…

Sierra Nevada Looks to Open Operations in North Carolina

According to a recent story in the Sacrament CA Bee, the folks at Sierra Nevada Brewing in Chico CA are expanding their operation to the east coast. From one side of the country to the other is a big move but a very smart one for the craft brewer. They have chosen an area just…

St Paul Summer Beer Fest a Hit!

We attended the St Paul Summer Beer Fest this past weekend. It was our first time to this event and it was the first time the event has been held at the International Bizarre on the MN State Fairgrounds. Previously it had been in the parking lot of Midway Stadium. We gotta say, Mark and…

VIDEOS – Autumn Brew Review Interviews

Early October 2010, we had a chance to attend the Autumn Brew Review craft beer festival at the historic Grain Belt Brewery in Northeast Minneapolis. Our latest cable show covers the event. However, there was so much material that we couldn’t squeeze it all into the show, so we have downloaded the clips onto our…

Autumn Brew Review and Zella’s

Wow, what a weekend (extended weekend I guess) with the MN craft brewers guild Autumn Brew Review on Saturday in NE Minneapolis and then a beer dinner at Zella’s in Hutchinson MN. As you can see, there was a large enthusiastic crowd of beer drinkers at the Autumn Brew Review with those who wanted to sample some…