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craig's choice

Episode 297 – Craig’s Choice

It’s a joyous time in the ABV bunker as we celebrate Craig’s engagement by letting him pick a lineup of seemingly incongruous beers that are as significant as they are interesting. With a mix of cellar dives and recent finds,...

GABF 2019

Episode 296 – GABF 2019

For three whole days, we are the masters of our domain – which is the expansive festival hall in Denver, Colorado for the Great American Beer Festival. We’re double dipping on this episode as we combine interviews from the festival...

revolution hazy

Episode 295 – Rev Against the Machine

Already an established force in IPAs, Revolution was curiously slow to embrace the hazier varieties. Not rushing in has afforded them the ability to learn from others and perfect their approach, starting over the last year through wildly popular test...

road gabf

Episode 294 – Road 2 GABF

In this long-awaited sequel, we are filling our meters with GABF excitement as we talk about the upcoming fest while drinking some local medal winners. We sample four Chicagoland beers that have previously earned medals – and deservedly so. There’s...