Episodes: 3 Columns

120 – Sustainability

The beer industry contributes, both directly and indirectly, to a lot of environmental issues that we often overlook. Some of these things aren’t accounted for because of the sheer...

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119 – Craft Beer is the New Balance of Alcohol

The Brewers Association provided a state of the industry at the Craft Brewers Conference that included the grim news that 2024 has reported more brewery closures than openings for...

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118 – More Horror Stories

The show has covered horror stories working in the brewery and dealing with customers but today’s episode takes a different direction to frustrating stories. The guys talk about dealing...

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117 – Events

There was a time when you could find beer related events going on almost every day of the week at local bars and restaurants. A tap takeover here. A...

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116 – Pay

Pay for brewery employees has been a subject talked about in circles for years. In comparison to similar trade and manual labor jobs many brewery salaries don’t match up....

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115 – Grab Bag

Grab bag time! The guys talk about a variety of topics including hefeweizens, branding and Cigar City. Get coffee delivered to your door with Trade. Follow United We Drink on their social...

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114 – Beer Awards

Tim Johnson joins the podcast as a new co-host and the guys talk about beer awards. Do they actually mean anything? Get coffee delivered to your door with Trade. Follow¬†United...

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113 – Why

The word “why” can begin a lot of questions in relation to the beer industry. Mike and Kevin propose a number of these questions to each other to see...

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112 – Taprooms

Taprooms, or tasting rooms to some, have evolved considerably over the last decade for breweries. A spot that was once considered, by many, to be a place to introduce...

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110 – Pricing

Kevin tells the story of a voicemail he received from someone upset about his beer’s availability and price. The guys talk about what goes into pricing of beer once...

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109 – Craft Brewers Conference

The Craft Brewers Conference (CBC) is an annual conference put on by the Brewers Association filled with educational seminars, an expo hall and lots of beer. It has seemed...

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108 – Distribution Revisited

The last time the show specifically talked about distribution the world hadn’t fallen apart yet from Covid. A lot has changed with the middle tier since then. Mike and...

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