Brew Roots

6/17/2022

Old Planters Brewing Co.

Ep. 212
This week we went over to Old Planters Brewing Co. in Beverly Ma. I guess we can say we finally completed the Beverly Beer Mile. The tap room located on Rantoul St in Beverly hosts a variety of events, different offerings of beer and always a great bite to eat. We spoke with John graduated college with a food science degree and immediately went into the brewing industry and 9 years later hasn't looked back.We hope to see y'all at Old Planters soon!Cheers***Claw Hammer Supply- Claw Hammer Supply has taken brew in a bag (BIAB) to a whole new level with there single vessel, turn-key, all grain, digital brewing system. It’s a homebrew setup like you’ve never seen. Instead of a typical brewing systems that require 2 or even 3 different vessels (pots, pans, kettles, etc…). theirs only uses 1.Use our linkhttps://www.clawhammersupply.com/?aff=12and get your system today!Looking to start a new hobby? Wanting to get into homebrewing? Just looking to upgrade your current set up? We have you covered with our Beer & Wine Hobby promo code! Beer & Wine Hobby is a Family owned business driven to help folks make amazing beers, wines, cheeses, and charcuterie. Fortunately, for our listeners we are able to offer an exclusive promo code for 10% off your online order. Items can either be ordered online and picked up in store same day for our local listeners or delivered to your home (for free over $35). Use our promo code BREWROOTS for 10% off your next order! Go to www.beer-wine.com to get all your brewing needs!https://www.beer-wine.com***Each month, Shirts On Tap teams up with a local brewery, to collaborate on a sweet custom shirt design, and then send it to their members with coupons, stickers, a brewery bio, and more! Join the excitement with our exclusive linkshirtsontap.com/offers/brewrootsto get your first box for $5!***Did you know that some of your favorite breweries use hops from a local family operated Hop Farm right here in Massachusetts. Our friends over at Four Star Farms are there for you wether you are a commercial brewery or a small scale home brewer. Make sure to head over to their website today and get your hands on some of the best and freshest hops locally.https://fourstarfarms.com
6/3/2022

Granite Coast Brewing Company

Ep. 211
It’s not often that you make lifelong friends in middle school let alone find your future business partner. Well that’s the story of Granite Coast Brewing. Granite Coast Brewing Company is the dream of best friends Jeff Marquis and Rob Dunn. This brewery focuses on having a variety of different beers to ensure that there is an offering for everyone. Make sure to stay up to date with the team and all the awesome events they have going on.https://www.granitecoastbrewing.comCheers ***Claw Hammer Supply- Claw Hammer Supply has taken brew in a bag (BIAB) to a whole new level with there single vessel, turn-key, all grain, digital brewing system. It’s a homebrew setup like you’ve never seen. Instead of a typical brewing systems that require 2 or even 3 different vessels (pots, pans, kettles, etc…). theirs only uses 1.Use our linkhttps://www.clawhammersupply.com/?aff=12and get your system today!Looking to start a new hobby? Wanting to get into homebrewing? Just looking to upgrade your current set up? We have you covered with our Beer & Wine Hobby promo code! Beer & Wine Hobby is a Family owned business driven to help folks make amazing beers, wines, cheeses, and charcuterie. Fortunately, for our listeners we are able to offer an exclusive promo code for 10% off your online order. Items can either be ordered online and picked up in store same day for our local listeners or delivered to your home (for free over $35). Use our promo code BREWROOTS for 10% off your next order! Go to www.beer-wine.com to get all your brewing needs!https://www.beer-wine.com***Each month, Shirts On Tap teams up with a local brewery, to collaborate on a sweet custom shirt design, and then send it to their members with coupons, stickers, a brewery bio, and more! Join the excitement with our exclusive linkshirtsontap.com/offers/brewrootsto get your first box for $5!***Did you know that some of your favorite breweries use hops from a local family operated Hop Farm right here in Massachusetts. Our friends over at Four Star Farms are there for you wether you are a commercial brewery or a small scale home brewer. Make sure to head over to their website today and get your hands on some of the best and freshest hops locally.https://fourstarfarms.com
5/20/2022

Greenbrier Valley Brewing Co.

Ep. 210
Do you remember in the late 90ies early 2000s waiting in the check out line and seeing BatBoy on the cover of the National Inquirer? Well did you know BatBoy is from West Virginia? Do you know who else is from West Virginia? Our guest this week.Alex Durand director of Sales and Marketing with Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company sat down with us and we talked about local folk lore, paranormal stuff and beer. Alex sheds some light about how West Virginia lore inspires the names of their beer. Alex also discussed how many of their year round beers aren't only IPAs and that is more than ok with the West Virginian drinkers.We hope you enjoy and maybe keep the lights on for this one.Cheers***Claw Hammer Supply- Claw Hammer Supply has taken brew in a bag (BIAB) to a whole new level with there single vessel, turn-key, all grain, digital brewing system. It’s a homebrew setup like you’ve never seen. Instead of a typical brewing systems that require 2 or even 3 different vessels (pots, pans, kettles, etc…). theirs only uses 1.Use our linkhttps://www.clawhammersupply.com/?aff=12and get your system today!Looking to start a new hobby? Wanting to get into homebrewing? Just looking to upgrade your current set up? We have you covered with our Beer & Wine Hobby promo code! Beer & Wine Hobby is a Family owned business driven to help folks make amazing beers, wines, cheeses, and charcuterie. Fortunately, for our listeners we are able to offer an exclusive promo code for 10% off your online order. Items can either be ordered online and picked up in store same day for our local listeners or delivered to your home (for free over $35). Use our promo code BREWROOTS for 10% off your next order! Go to www.beer-wine.com to get all your brewing needs!https://www.beer-wine.com***Each month, Shirts On Tap teams up with a local brewery, to collaborate on a sweet custom shirt design, and then send it to their members with coupons, stickers, a brewery bio, and more! Join the excitement with our exclusive linkshirtsontap.com/offers/brewrootsto get your first box for $5!***Did you know that some of your favorite breweries use hops from a local family operated Hop Farm right here in Massachusetts. Our friends over at Four Star Farms are there for you wether you are a commercial brewery or a small scale home brewer. Make sure to head over to their website today and get your hands on some of the best and freshest hops locally.https://fourstarfarms.com
5/6/2022

Return to Merrimack Ales

Ep. 209
We made our way back to Merrimack Ale’s for our return episode with Adam and Joe. We figured enough has changed in 5 years and wanted to catch up. If you want to learn about Merrimack Ale’s beginning go back to Episode 3. This episode focusing on how Merrimack Ale's continue to grow a brand and more importantly establishing brand loyalty with their patrons. We also discussed how they are going through a bit of a rebrand and what to expect from them in the future. You can really feel the passion both Adam and Joe have for Merrimack Ale and we are very excited to what happens next for them.heers***Claw Hammer Supply- Claw Hammer Supply has taken brew in a bag (BIAB) to a whole new level with there single vessel, turn-key, all grain, digital brewing system. It’s a homebrew setup like you’ve never seen. Instead of a typical brewing systems that require 2 or even 3 different vessels (pots, pans, kettles, etc…). theirs only uses 1.Use our linkhttps://www.clawhammersupply.com/?aff=12and get your system today!Looking to start a new hobby? Wanting to get into homebrewing? Just looking to upgrade your current set up? We have you covered with our Beer & Wine Hobby promo code! Beer & Wine Hobby is a Family owned business driven to help folks make amazing beers, wines, cheeses, and charcuterie. Fortunately, for our listeners we are able to offer an exclusive promo code for 10% off your online order. Items can either be ordered online and picked up in store same day for our local listeners or delivered to your home (for free over $35). Use our promo code BREWROOTS for 10% off your next order! Go to www.beer-wine.com to get all your brewing needs!https://www.beer-wine.com***Each month, Shirts On Tap teams up with a local brewery, to collaborate on a sweet custom shirt design, and then send it to their members with coupons, stickers, a brewery bio, and more! Join the excitement with our exclusive linkshirtsontap.com/offers/brewrootsto get your first box for $5!***Did you know that some of your favorite breweries use hops from a local family operated Hop Farm right here in Massachusetts. Our friends over at Four Star Farms are there for you wether you are a commercial brewery or a small scale home brewer. Make sure to head over to their website today and get your hands on some of the best and freshest hops locally.https://fourstarfarms.com
4/29/2022

Spyglass Brewing Company

Ep. 208
When a breweries bedrock is built on trial and error to ensure that the best possible product can be enjoyed by their patrons we're here for it. Our friends over at Spyglass Brewing Company in Nashua NH are doing just that. Known for their Fruited Sours and Hazy IPAs (trust us they rule), the folks over at Spyglass are just simply making great beer of any variety. We're excited for their new location to open up in the future. So listen back and drink some beer.Cheers***Claw Hammer Supply- Claw Hammer Supply has taken brew in a bag (BIAB) to a whole new level with there single vessel, turn-key, all grain, digital brewing system. It’s a homebrew setup like you’ve never seen. Instead of a typical brewing systems that require 2 or even 3 different vessels (pots, pans, kettles, etc…). theirs only uses 1.Use our linkhttps://www.clawhammersupply.com/?aff=12and get your system today!Looking to start a new hobby? Wanting to get into homebrewing? Just looking to upgrade your current set up? We have you covered with our Beer & Wine Hobby promo code! Beer & Wine Hobby is a Family owned business driven to help folks make amazing beers, wines, cheeses, and charcuterie. Fortunately, for our listeners we are able to offer an exclusive promo code for 10% off your online order. Items can either be ordered online and picked up in store same day for our local listeners or delivered to your home (for free over $35). Use our promo code BREWROOTS for 10% off your next order! Go to www.beer-wine.com to get all your brewing needs!https://www.beer-wine.com***Each month, Shirts On Tap teams up with a local brewery, to collaborate on a sweet custom shirt design, and then send it to their members with coupons, stickers, a brewery bio, and more! Join the excitement with our exclusive linkshirtsontap.com/offers/brewrootsto get your first box for $5!***Did you know that some of your favorite breweries use hops from a local family operated Hop Farm right here in Massachusetts. Our friends over at Four Star Farms are there for you wether you are a commercial brewery or a small scale home brewer. Make sure to head over to their website today and get your hands on some of the best and freshest hops locally.https://fourstarfarms.com
4/22/2022

Martha's Exchange

Ep. 207
One of New Hampshire oldest brewery is right over the boarder in Nashua NH. We’re talking about Martha’s exchange. We had the pleasure of talking to Greg Ouellette, Head Brewer at Martha's Exchange Nashua who has been there Since 2001. Greg gives a great retrospective of New Hampshire beer and how much it’s grown over the years.Greg talks about how he get's to brew what he wants to drink but also still likes the challenges of learning to brew some of the newer styles but makes sure to put his own spin on it. If you get the change to go to Martha's Exchange do it and grab some food there too.Cheers***Claw Hammer Supply- Claw Hammer Supply has taken brew in a bag (BIAB) to a whole new level with there single vessel, turn-key, all grain, digital brewing system. It’s a homebrew setup like you’ve never seen. Instead of a typical brewing systems that require 2 or even 3 different vessels (pots, pans, kettles, etc…). theirs only uses 1.Use our linkhttps://www.clawhammersupply.com/?aff=12and get your system today!Looking to start a new hobby? Wanting to get into homebrewing? Just looking to upgrade your current set up? We have you covered with our Beer & Wine Hobby promo code! Beer & Wine Hobby is a Family owned business driven to help folks make amazing beers, wines, cheeses, and charcuterie. Fortunately, for our listeners we are able to offer an exclusive promo code for 10% off your online order. Items can either be ordered online and picked up in store same day for our local listeners or delivered to your home (for free over $35). Use our promo code BREWROOTS for 10% off your next order! Go to www.beer-wine.com to get all your brewing needs!https://www.beer-wine.com***Each month, Shirts On Tap teams up with a local brewery, to collaborate on a sweet custom shirt design, and then send it to their members with coupons, stickers, a brewery bio, and more! Join the excitement with our exclusive linkshirtsontap.com/offers/brewrootsto get your first box for $5!***Did you know that some of your favorite breweries use hops from a local family operated Hop Farm right here in Massachusetts. Our friends over at Four Star Farms are there for you wether you are a commercial brewery or a small scale home brewer. Make sure to head over to their website today and get your hands on some of the best and freshest hops locally.https://fourstarfarms.com
4/15/2022

Wildbloom Beer

Ep. 206
Our friends Devin and Beth over at Wildbloom Beer are making some of the coolest beer New Hampshire has to offer. Devin (head brewer) is fascinated with yeast and the flavor profile it gives beer making the beer coming out from Wildbloom super delicious and crushable (Matt hates that word). Hear the story of this amazing husband and wife duo whose dream to open a brewery was pretty much set in stone on their first date. It's a fun episode.Cheers!***Claw Hammer Supply- Claw Hammer Supply has taken brew in a bag (BIAB) to a whole new level with there single vessel, turn-key, all grain, digital brewing system. It’s a homebrew setup like you’ve never seen. Instead of a typical brewing systems that require 2 or even 3 different vessels (pots, pans, kettles, etc…). theirs only uses 1.Use our linkhttps://www.clawhammersupply.com/?aff=12and get your system today!Looking to start a new hobby? Wanting to get into homebrewing? Just looking to upgrade your current set up? We have you covered with our Beer & Wine Hobby promo code! Beer & Wine Hobby is a Family owned business driven to help folks make amazing beers, wines, cheeses, and charcuterie. Fortunately, for our listeners we are able to offer an exclusive promo code for 10% off your online order. Items can either be ordered online and picked up in store same day for our local listeners or delivered to your home (for free over $35). Use our promo code BREWROOTS for 10% off your next order! Go to www.beer-wine.com to get all your brewing needs!https://www.beer-wine.com***Each month, Shirts On Tap teams up with a local brewery, to collaborate on a sweet custom shirt design, and then send it to their members with coupons, stickers, a brewery bio, and more! Join the excitement with our exclusive linkshirtsontap.com/offers/brewrootsto get your first box for $5!***Did you know that some of your favorite breweries use hops from a local family operated Hop Farm right here in Massachusetts. Our friends over at Four Star Farms are there for you wether you are a commercial brewery or a small scale home brewer. Make sure to head over to their website today and get your hands on some of the best and freshest hops locally.https://fourstarfarms.com
4/8/2022

CJ Haines "New Hampshire Brewers Association"

Ep. 205
It’s New Hampshire Craft Beer Week and we’re celebrating with an episode featuring the backbone behind it - CJ of the NH Brewers Association.We talked to CJ about future events, laws she’s lobbying to change, and all things NH Craft Beer. Tune in to hear her story and how to support NH Craft Beer.Make sure to stay up to date with all the great events and things the association does for New Hampshire by heading to their websitehttps://nhbrewers.orgCheers!***Claw Hammer Supply- Claw Hammer Supply has taken brew in a bag (BIAB) to a whole new level with there single vessel, turn-key, all grain, digital brewing system. It’s a homebrew setup like you’ve never seen. Instead of a typical brewing systems that require 2 or even 3 different vessels (pots, pans, kettles, etc…). theirs only uses 1.Use our linkhttps://www.clawhammersupply.com/?aff=12and get your system today!Looking to start a new hobby? Wanting to get into homebrewing? Just looking to upgrade your current set up? We have you covered with our Beer & Wine Hobby promo code! Beer & Wine Hobby is a Family owned business driven to help folks make amazing beers, wines, cheeses, and charcuterie. Fortunately, for our listeners we are able to offer an exclusive promo code for 10% off your online order. Items can either be ordered online and picked up in store same day for our local listeners or delivered to your home (for free over $35). Use our promo code BREWROOTS for 10% off your next order! Go to www.beer-wine.com to get all your brewing needs!https://www.beer-wine.com***Each month, Shirts On Tap teams up with a local brewery, to collaborate on a sweet custom shirt design, and then send it to their members with coupons, stickers, a brewery bio, and more! Join the excitement with our exclusive linkshirtsontap.com/offers/brewrootsto get your first box for $5!***Did you know that some of your favorite breweries use hops from a local family operated Hop Farm right here in Massachusetts. Our friends over at Four Star Farms are there for you wether you are a commercial brewery or a small scale home brewer. Make sure to head over to their website today and get your hands on some of the best and freshest hops locally.https://fourstarfarms.com
4/1/2022

Hopothecary Ales

Ep. 204
In the heart of their self proclaimed "Sleepy Town" is a new brewery that is hoping to be the catalyst of promoting the community first and quenching a thirst with some delicious beer. We're talking about Hopothecary Ales located in North Reading. We sat down with Steven Garbardi (Co-Founder and Kevin McComiskey (Founding Brewer & Brewmaster) over at their location. This episode focusing on how both Steven and Kevin went from professionals in the medical field to home brewers to now owning and operating a brewery. We also finally discuss what a Dry Stout actually is, we weren't ashamed to ask. Make sure to hop on over to Hopothecary Ales grab a pint and some of there food, both are awesome.Cheers!***Claw Hammer Supply- Claw Hammer Supply has taken brew in a bag (BIAB) to a whole new level with there single vessel, turn-key, all grain, digital brewing system. It’s a homebrew setup like you’ve never seen. Instead of a typical brewing systems that require 2 or even 3 different vessels (pots, pans, kettles, etc…). theirs only uses 1.Use our linkhttps://www.clawhammersupply.com/?aff=12and get your system today!Looking to start a new hobby? Wanting to get into homebrewing? Just looking to upgrade your current set up? We have you covered with our Beer & Wine Hobby promo code! Beer & Wine Hobby is a Family owned business driven to help folks make amazing beers, wines, cheeses, and charcuterie. Fortunately, for our listeners we are able to offer an exclusive promo code for 10% off your online order. Items can either be ordered online and picked up in store same day for our local listeners or delivered to your home (for free over $35). Use our promo code BREWROOTS for 10% off your next order! Go to www.beer-wine.com to get all your brewing needs!https://www.beer-wine.com***Each month, Shirts On Tap teams up with a local brewery, to collaborate on a sweet custom shirt design, and then send it to their members with coupons, stickers, a brewery bio, and more! Join the excitement with our exclusive linkshirtsontap.com/offers/brewrootsto get your first box for $5!***Did you know that some of your favorite breweries use hops from a local family operated Hop Farm right here in Massachusetts. Our friends over at Four Star Farms are there for you wether you are a commercial brewery or a small scale home brewer. Make sure to head over to their website today and get your hands on some of the best and freshest hops locally.https://fourstarfarms.com