If you were to look up Mead you’d most likely come across Moonlight Meadery. They have set the standard in mead around the world and it’s right in our backyard in Londonderry, NH. So tune in and learn about mead from Michael of Moonlight Meadery.
Ever have a beer that tasted weird, maybe like butter? It could be an off flavor created by dirty draft lines. In this episodes we talk to Shane from Modern Draught (pretentious Draft) who talks about the importance of keeping your beer lines clean and what goes into making world class draft systems. He goes into some pretty cool details like their recent trip to build Lawson's beautiful taps and the past build they did with Trillium.
Shovel Town Brewery
Did you know that North Easton Ma is known for creating shovels, more specifically the Ames Shovel which helped build the trans- continental railway? Well now you do…Did you also know there is a brewery deep in the heart of North Easton that specializes in crafting unique, and high quality craft beer. That’s the story we’re telling today. Shovel Town Brewing.This interview is a lot of fun and you’ll learn a thing or two.. Plus it has Andy from Castle Island and who doesn’t love Andy? Seriously we love AndyMake sure to stay up to date with Shovel Town as they open their second location in Foxboro.In addition, check out theirwebsite. To get your hands on some of their great beer and not to mention their awesome brick oven pizzas, cause who doesn’t like pizza and beer.Cheers!
Brewers Round Table: April 2020
This weeks episode was inspired by our friends TheMass Brew Bros‘s blog postWhat is the Future of the Massachusetts Craft Beer Industry, Post Pandemic: Local Brewers Weigh In. If you haven’t had a chance to read it please check it out!The primary focus of this virtual round table discussion is to allow a platform for some of the blog posts contributors to discuss together life as a brewery now more than a month into the pandemic.Topics range from how they have adapted to the current climate to their views outlooks on the current situation, and what the future might look like.As the Mass Brew Bros put so eloquently: “We caution readers and listeners, however, not to draw too many conclusions on what other breweries may be experiencing, or the fate of the industry as a whole, based on this sampling. It’s simply a series of snapshots that reveal what some in the local industry are currently dealing with”.Please make sure to continue to support all Mass Breweries and if you’re curious about our guest this week here are their websites which all list how to get your hands on some beer!Ray Berry – Founder of Springfield based contract brandWhite Lion BrewingGarry Rogers – Founder ofTrue North Alesin IpswichMatt Smith- Founder and Brewer ofWander Soul Brewing Beer CoMaureen Fabry – Brewer and Cofounder of Milford’sCraftRoots Brewing