Chop & Brew | Mead Day Mini-Mead Tasting Notes

  Episode 64: Quick tasting notes on two mini-meads from Bad Ass Bryon Adams and Chip Walton on National Mead Day 2017. The meads were made with honey from Bare Honey of Minnesota. Shout-out to Mino Choi for the recipe and process help! [Original postdate: August 5, 2017] Related Links Mino’s Mini-Mead Recipe Bare Honey

Chop & Brew | Solar Wave IPA & Idaho 7 Hops

Episode 58: We’re back at Bad Weather Brewing Company to taste Solar Wave Golden IPA, the pro-am style collaboration beer we brewed there a month ago. The discussion includes some thoughts on the new Idaho 7 hop, filtering hoppy beers, and some advice for homebrewers making Solar Wave at home. [Original postdate: March 1, 2017]

Chop & Brew – Episode 48: Meet the Brewer – Benjamin Valentine

  En route to Florida from Minnesota with his family, Bryon Adams stops by the Tennessee home of C&B fan and friend Benjamin Valentine. The guys do a quick tasting notes session on a beer that Benjamin has been sitting on for a while – a split batch fermented with wine yeast and brett. [Original