Chop & Brew – Episode 25: Meet the Brewer – Keith Ciani

Chip visits homebrewer/C&B superfan Keith Ciani and his baby girl Nola during a roadtrip to Colorado. The adults in the room discuss small-space brewing, the joys of making sour beers and some DIY methods of lagering at home even without larger freezers or coolers. Nola pond [Original postdate: May 8, 2014] Related Links: Keith Ciani’s

Chop & Brew – Episode 20: Homebrew Video Nerds Unite

Chip hangs out with his buddy and brew-mentor Don Osborn during a Hopstand Double IPA brewday to discuss their shared fascination with homebrew videography and beer karma. [Original postdate: January 31, 2014] Related Links: Don Osborn’s YouTube Page Don’s Hopstand Process & Tasting Notes Video Don Osborn’s Homebrew Log Chop & Brew Online Superstore: Chop

Chop & Brew – Episode 16: Wyeast 1217 West Coast IPA

In this Chop & Brew Roundtable episode Chip, DonO and Dawson taste and discuss several IPAs fermented with Wyeast 1217 West Coast IPA (Private Collection strain for Sept-Dec 2013). The conversation focuses on the characteristics and usage of Wyeast 1217, but also includes discussion of the new high-alpha German hop Polaris and American hop EXP