Category Archives: Homebrewing

An elaborate, glass drinking horn displayed with meads sampled during Episode 28.

28 – We Raid, Pillage and Blunder



This episode we grab our horned cups, fill them with nectar from the udders of a goat and speak with a mead maker who disturbs us with Norse Mythology. Next, we make a square and pit two commercial meaderies in our first ever MEAD DOME. Finally, we taste and judge copious amounts of mead from … Continue reading 28 – We Raid, Pillage and Blunder


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


Joe Novotny, Dan Wood and Josh Malcolm stand together in the taproom at Dying Breed Brewing wearing black t-shirts that say, "In this together," referring to the COVID-19 pandemic.

14 – We Support Our Local Breweries And Drink During The Quarantine



This episode we speak with a brewer who is truly symmetrical with his balance of hops and malts. Next, while a$$holes are hoarding TP we become renegades and fill our carts with some of the best ingredients at a brewing supply shop. Finally, in a world where you thought there were too many craft breweries … Continue reading 14 – We Support Our Local Breweries And Drink During The Quarantine


02 – Brewing Up Some Luck of the Irish



Mar 2019 — The second album is always tough we heard. Paul attends a beer making class in Napa and meets James Rubin, an all-grain homebrewer who, through trials and tribulations, is learning to perfect his concoctions. We learn from Colin Kaminski, a master brewer and chemical super freak, about a fountain of all things … Continue reading 02 – Brewing Up Some Luck of the Irish