Category Archives: IPAs

The five beers featured this episode.

29 – Bar Stool Chat with Brian Yaeger and Session Beers



In this episode, Paul has a “bar stool chat” over the phone with a certified beer expert and digs into the beer industry from all angles. Forgoing a BEER DOME competition, we drool over session beers and styles that get our livers worried. That, and the usual craic on this episode of Life in 16 … Continue reading 29 – Bar Stool Chat with Brian Yaeger and Session Beers


Three cans of beer with a Star Wars-ish theme called Size Matters Not are seen alongside three cans of psychedelic purple lava lamp-looking beer cans. All six are superimposed onto a Tron movie-ish-looking background also reminiscent of a Tron movie.

27 – We Think, Drink And Digitize A Pint



This episode, get your Medulla Oblongata ready because we question a quiz whiz. Next, we fill our pints with ones and zeros and talk to a video game company who are bringing beer-making to the digital world. Finally, with a pocket full of quarters, we go for a high score with brews from an arcade-themed … Continue reading 27 – We Think, Drink And Digitize A Pint


Two cans of beer from Barebottle Brewing Company flank a tall, golden glass of beer in Paul's "Pubvilion."

26 – We Expose Best Home Brews and Bare It All



This episode we exposé (no, we expose) award-winning home brews from a hop head on the verge of a foothold in the craft beer industry. Next, we speak with a Bay Area company who partners with innovative beer makers to supersize their recipes and bare it all to the drinking masses. Finally, we taste test … Continue reading 26 – We Expose Best Home Brews and Bare It All


The six beers tasted in this month's Beer Dome: La Boheme, Veedels Brau: Kolsch, 1500, Chronic Ale, Guardians, and Juicy.

19 – We Drop Anchor and Learn Beer History



This episode, after graduating from the University of Beer History with an overachieving 2.0 GPA, we pontificate about our knowledge of the original cerevisaphiles. Next, we visit a taproom and eatery owned by two southpaws who offer 30-plus, meticulously-vetted beer selections, six of which are featured in this month’s Battle Royale Beer Dome competition. Finally, … Continue reading 19 – We Drop Anchor and Learn Beer History


16 – We Get Ready, Aim and Fire



This episode we speak with a company who takes shelter-in-place to a whole ‘nother level. Next, we sharpen our tips and aim for the bull. What? Oh, darts! Finally, “fire in the hole!” Well, fire in our bellies while we keep a fire extinguisher on hand during our BeerDome competition. That, and our usual craic … Continue reading 16 – We Get Ready, Aim and Fire