Episode 171: Beau’s Oktoberfest, goodbye 2016

We’re drinking all four beers from Beau’s Oktoberfest pack with Jaime of Claudia’s Cookbook. This is the last episode before we take a break for the Christmas, but we took a look back at the tumultuous year that was 2016.

Show Notes

00:00 – Introduction
01:00 – Beau’s Vienna Lager
05:00 – Rwanda?
10:20 – Mumme Ale
15:50 – Ginger Wolf Hopfenweisse
17:40 – Beer Gift Packs
23:55 – Home-made advent calendars
34:30 – One Ping Only Baltic Porter
41:00 – The Oktoberfest pack, ranked

Episode 170: Rum King & Brewing with Dan the Brewer

This week we’re drinking Rum King Imperial Stout from Indeed Brewing company with not-on-the-internet Dan Simpson – a brewer at PEG Beer Co. We’re delving into brewing, recipe development and just generally nerding out about beer.

Show Notes

00:00 – Introduction
01:30 – 2015 Rum King from Indeed Brewing
09:30 – “How did you get into to beer?”
14:00 – All-grain brewing
17:00 – A brewpub in my basement
25:20 – I love cheese
30:00 – Adrian is not having seconds
35:00 – Finding Hops

Episode 169: Justin Timberlake + Kieran Moolchan

We’re drinking Driftwood’s Cry Me a River Gose this week, in honour of the topic of the episode: Justin Timberlake. Our guest, fellow JT-fan, and Trolls-fanatic is Kieran Moolchan.

Show Notes

00:00 – Introduction
00:30 – Colin Enquist (I think)
01:00 – Cry Me a River Gose
07:29 – Fired Up!
10:50 – Justin Timberlake: the Disney years
14:05 – The JT Netflix special
17:55 – Justin Timberlake’s middle name
23:30 – Futuresex/Lovesounds
26:05 – Long outros
47:00 – Wrap-up

Episode 168: La Trappe Tripel & Mine Clothing

We’re drinking a year-old Tripel from La Trappe this week. We’re joined by Kyle Doucette, founder of Winnipeg’s Mine Clothing.

Show Notes

00:00 – Introduction
01:00 – La Trappe Tripel
07:00 – Other trappist breweries
08:15 – Zundert -Trappistenbrouwerij de Kievit
09:50 – Mine Clothing
15:30 – Enemy of the State
21:50 – Small town Winnipeg
37:45 – Winnipeg – where everywhere is like Cheers
40:00 – Wrap-up

Episode 167: Unsolved Deaths with Bad Seeds Podcast

For this episode we’re joined by Cella & Raquel from the Bad Seeds podcast and drinking Fuggles & Warlock’s Rei Boysenberry Sour. In honour of this spooky time of year we’re talking about the unsolved deaths (or murders!) of Elisa Lam & Lars Mittank among others!

Show Notes

00:00 – Introduction
01:00 – Fuggles & Warlock Rei Boysenberry Sour
06:42 – A chimpanzee ripped a woman’s face off
10:25 – The Elisa Lam case
16:00 – The elevator video
22:45 – What we think happened
30:35 – Disappearance of Lars Mittank
36:00 – Where did he go?
40:00 – People in California don’t have earthquakes
50:30 – “Blah blah Murder Blah Blah”

Episode 166: Vic Park Pale Ale & 3PEAT

This week we’re joined by everyone from local hip-hop group 3PEATSteve, Egg, Dill the Giant and Anthony. We’re chatting about the local hip-hop scene and drinking Vic Park Pale Ale from PEI Brewing.

Show Notes

00:00 – Introduction
01:00 – Vic Park Pale Ale
04:00 – 3PEAT – a history
07:00 – The EP
14:20 – Sleeping in bars
22:45 – Touring?
24:50 – Rainbow Trout
36:00 – This is where the laughter starts

Episode 165: New TV Series – Fall 2016 Edition

We’re reviewing this fall’s new season of shows with local TV-nerd and beer-drinker Chris Schiffmann. We’re drinking Lost Coast’s Sharkinator White IPA.

Show Notes

00:00 – Introduction
01:00 – Lost Coast Sharkinator White IPA
04:10 – High Maintenance (HBO)
09:30 – Son of Zorn (Fox)
16:00 – Atlanta (FX)
24:55 – The Good Place (NBC)
30:20 – Movies as TV shows
33:00 – Stranger Things (Netflix)
43:00 – Quarry
48:00 – American Horror Story
51:00 – Wrap-up