60 pippa.io <![CDATA[Barrel Chat]]> https://hoppedupnetwork.com/podcasts/barrel-chat/ en Copyright Hopped Up Network LLC Hopped Up Network Barrel Chat is your #1 podcast for the finer side of beer, liquor, and wine. Come imbibe with us as we talk to industry leaders about their finest libations.

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Barrel Chat is your #1 podcast for the finer side of beer, liquor, and wine. Come imbibe with us as we talk to industry leaders about their finest libations.

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yes Mathew Muncy info+5a0a4378d3baab027bf2db31@pippa.io episodic http://assets.pippa.io/shows/5a0a4378d3baab027bf2db31/1510623949200-a3944761a80706fad87a38e2dbd7fa14.jpg https://hoppedupnetwork.com/podcasts/barrel-chat/ <![CDATA[Barrel Chat]]> <![CDATA[Episode 9: A Small Beer Child]]> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT 1:25:39 5a8cd3894e5250a52010d8c2 yes full We traveled to St. Peters, MO to sit down with Abbey Spencer of Third Wheel Brewing. Abbey explained how she got her start in the industry, started homebrewing, and was then asked to be head brewer of Third Wheel without any professional experience. Throughout the conversation we sample the beers that Abbey brews and learned that most of them were her homebrew recipes, which by tasting them helped explain how she was snatched up without needing any professional brewing experience. Yes, they were that good.

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We traveled to St. Peters, MO to sit down with Abbey Spencer of Third Wheel Brewing. Abbey explained how she got her start in the industry, started homebrewing, and was then asked to be head brewer of Third Wheel without any professional experience. Throughout the conversation we sample the beers that Abbey brews and learned that most of them were her homebrew recipes, which by tasting them helped explain how she was snatched up without needing any professional brewing experience. Yes, they were that good.

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<![CDATA[Episode 8: He's Wearing Khakis]]> Wed, 14 Feb 2018 05:00:00 GMT 1:06:21 5a837229ef1ddbda10ea59ce yes full James Dulhanty of Kitto Insurance dropped by with Russian River Pliny the Elder and 18th Street Candy Crushable so we let him tell us more about his unique adventure into the brewery insurance game. We also discuss Dog Fish Heads mace beer and pop open a few cans of beer from Michigan thanks to a recent trade with our new friend, Jake.

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James Dulhanty of Kitto Insurance dropped by with Russian River Pliny the Elder and 18th Street Candy Crushable so we let him tell us more about his unique adventure into the brewery insurance game. We also discuss Dog Fish Heads mace beer and pop open a few cans of beer from Michigan thanks to a recent trade with our new friend, Jake.

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<![CDATA[Episode 7: Robot Bock]]> Wed, 31 Jan 2018 05:00:00 GMT 1:30:11 5a6fdaf50cf379d321e2bea8 yes full Amanda Lewton (owner) and Jack Sramek (brewer) from Tin Man Brewing Kokomo joined us to talk about the brewery, their background in the industry, and the unique situation they found themselves in when Tin Man Evansville went up for sale last year. They also brought six beers, including 2016 & 2017 Barrel Aged Csar Russian Imperial Stout.

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Amanda Lewton (owner) and Jack Sramek (brewer) from Tin Man Brewing Kokomo joined us to talk about the brewery, their background in the industry, and the unique situation they found themselves in when Tin Man Evansville went up for sale last year. They also brought six beers, including 2016 & 2017 Barrel Aged Csar Russian Imperial Stout.

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<![CDATA[Episode 6: Blueberries, Barrels, and Botanists]]> Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:00:00 GMT 1:00:20 5a5ea4635453a79e7f1efc88 yes full Lyndon Smith and Rob Seivert from Cedar Grove, NC-based Botanist & Barrel joined us to talk about their wines and ciders. Lyndon and Rob had the distinct honor of being our first non-Indiana guests and unfortunately, the opening seconds came out distorted thanks to the software we were using. However, the rest of the episode is great. We learned a lot about their techniques, the blueberry farm they own, and the six cider/wine samples they sent us. So grab a drink and come imbibe with us!

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Lyndon Smith and Rob Seivert from Cedar Grove, NC-based Botanist & Barrel joined us to talk about their wines and ciders. Lyndon and Rob had the distinct honor of being our first non-Indiana guests and unfortunately, the opening seconds came out distorted thanks to the software we were using. However, the rest of the episode is great. We learned a lot about their techniques, the blueberry farm they own, and the six cider/wine samples they sent us. So grab a drink and come imbibe with us!

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<![CDATA[Episode 5: Noodling for Murkules]]> Wed, 03 Jan 2018 14:00:00 GMT 1:28:08 5a4bae32eb6d506c77cc07e1 yes full On this episode, we visit with our current Beer of the Month sponsor, Kopacetic Beer Factory. Owner Sean Manahan let us taste several new beers he was working on; we learned about the impressive number of Indiana beers he had on tap in 2017; and we tried his first bottled beer, Murkules.

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On this episode, we visit with our current Beer of the Month sponsor, Kopacetic Beer Factory. Owner Sean Manahan let us taste several new beers he was working on; we learned about the impressive number of Indiana beers he had on tap in 2017; and we tried his first bottled beer, Murkules.

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<![CDATA[Episode 4: Moontown Event with IOT]]> Sun, 17 Dec 2017 13:00:00 GMT 48:43 5a35e326c86591933670bf07 yes full On Thursday, December 7, Moontown Brewing Company hosted an Indiana on Tap Tasting Society event. We made our way to Whitestown, IN to see how the new brewery was coming together. During the show we spoke with friends of the pod, Kelsey and Kevin Groover, Moontown's owners and brewers Bobby Mattingly and Cody Peczkowski, and IOT founder Justin Knepp. Tune in to find out more about the brewery, their beers, and an interesting contest Indiana on Tap is currently holding.

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On Thursday, December 7, Moontown Brewing Company hosted an Indiana on Tap Tasting Society event. We made our way to Whitestown, IN to see how the new brewery was coming together. During the show we spoke with friends of the pod, Kelsey and Kevin Groover, Moontown's owners and brewers Bobby Mattingly and Cody Peczkowski, and IOT founder Justin Knepp. Tune in to find out more about the brewery, their beers, and an interesting contest Indiana on Tap is currently holding.

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<![CDATA[Episode 3: Kevin Boyd of Drinking Craft]]> Fri, 08 Dec 2017 04:50:16 GMT 1:26:54 5a2a19e23f58b9fd6f51a572 yes full On this episode, we sit around the barrel chatting with Kevin Boyd about his life in the beer industry. Kevin works as a beer rep for Indiana City Brewing, but is more widely known for his amazing beer photography which he runs under Drinking Craft.


*Obligatory shout out to our beer of the month sponsor Kopacetic Beer Factory for providing us a keg of their Porter’s Porter for this episode.

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On this episode, we sit around the barrel chatting with Kevin Boyd about his life in the beer industry. Kevin works as a beer rep for Indiana City Brewing, but is more widely known for his amazing beer photography which he runs under Drinking Craft.


*Obligatory shout out to our beer of the month sponsor Kopacetic Beer Factory for providing us a keg of their Porter’s Porter for this episode.

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<![CDATA[Episode 2: Shawn Kessel of Taxman Brewing Company]]> Thu, 23 Nov 2017 15:35:24 GMT 1:30:04 5a16eabc622e95701844d728 yes full On this episode, we sit around the barrel chatting with Shawn Kessel about his life in the beer industry. We discuss his humble beginnings as a homebrewer working for Great Fermentations, his time as head brewer for Grand Junction Brewing and now working as a shift brewer for Taxman Brewing Company.


Shawn brought only the finest libations that Taxman Brewing has to offer; Royalty, Tax Holiday, 2017 Evasion, and barrel aged Deduction.


Shout out to our beer of the month sponsor Kopacetic Beer Factory for providing us a keg of their Porter's Porter.

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On this episode, we sit around the barrel chatting with Shawn Kessel about his life in the beer industry. We discuss his humble beginnings as a homebrewer working for Great Fermentations, his time as head brewer for Grand Junction Brewing and now working as a shift brewer for Taxman Brewing Company.


Shawn brought only the finest libations that Taxman Brewing has to offer; Royalty, Tax Holiday, 2017 Evasion, and barrel aged Deduction.


Shout out to our beer of the month sponsor Kopacetic Beer Factory for providing us a keg of their Porter's Porter.

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<![CDATA[Episode 1: Barrel Aged Teaser]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 01:45:15 GMT 41:30 5a0a4aab84aeee05164512d3 yes full 1 New show means you get a teaser episode! Well, maybe less of a teaser and more of us drinking exquisite bottles of barrel aged beers. Grab a beverage and come imbibe with us!

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New show means you get a teaser episode! Well, maybe less of a teaser and more of us drinking exquisite bottles of barrel aged beers. Grab a beverage and come imbibe with us!

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