The Brit and Yankee Craft Beer Podcast
"It's quick listen today for Day 3 of our BUG reports, and this time we are chatting to James from Flesk, Chet from Tribes, and Dan fron Around The Bend. Amazingly, The Brit finds a milkshake he likes, where there is a balance of fruit and hops!"
"Day 2 of our BUG reports, and this time we find TJ from Church Street., Brandon from Werk Force, and Frank from Motor Row. It's Hazy's, BUG beer, and Sour Batch lagers, plus of course the regular guest appearance by the Green Line CTA train!"
"The inaugural event for Chicago Craft Beer Week is the Beer Under Glass festival, held at the Garfield Conservatory. The Brit headed out there and was joined by co-hosts Ken McMullen and Chuck Fort, and waved the mike in the direction of several brewers.
"A little different beverage is the focus of our show this week as we visit with cider-maker Ed Seaman over at Broken Brix in St. Charles IL. Originally the home brew shop and still is, Ed has expanded to being a licensed cidery and winery, plus he has a
"It's a trip down to Joliet and MyGrain Brewing for a great chat with head brewer Dan Rosenberg. An impressive building, an impressive food menu, and best of all, a VERY impressive tap list with something for any taste. We chatted with Dan on his roots, h
"We're back after a short vacation, and in this podcast we welcome someone else who has been on vacation, Illinois beer historian and glass collector, John Bittermann. But John visits breweries on his vacation, and this time he has brought back brews from
"Coinciding with their Grand Opening, this episode profiles Scallywag Brewing, the latest addition to the ever-growing population of Illinois breweries. This brewpub is located in downtown Westmont, and we sat down with the founding team a couple of weeks
"This episode is a retrospective interview with Penrose head brewer and co-owner, Tom Korder. Following their recent sell-out 5th anniversary party, we wanted to find out what has changed over those 5 years, and what the future holds for this Geneva IL br
"It's a trip north to Glenview and brewery gem that seems to have slipped under most people's radar, Macushla Brewing. Head brewer David Kelley talks about his passion for the place, the beer, and especially yeast. Ken McMullen joins me on this podcast as
"Recorded on St.Patrick's Day weekend, we visit another of the trending new breweries that have recently opened in the Chicagoland suburbs. Located in Woodridge and the burgeoning Seven Bridges area, Ike and Oak spares no expense to bring good beer and go