Episodes: 5 Columns

112 – Taprooms

Taprooms, or tasting rooms to some, have evolved considerably over the last decade for breweries. A spot that was...

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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...

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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,...

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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...

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107 – Does Quality Sell?

Does quality matter when it comes to sales? Do good quality beers outsell bad ones? Do consumers notice? Mike...

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106 – Friction Points

Friction points pop up to almost any business. They slow down how things are run and grow. Breweries are...

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105 – Regulations

Breweries face a lot of different regulation bodies, on the federal and state level. Many brewers will say there...

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104 – A Chat with Dustin Jeffers

Dustin Jeffers has gone from working in breweries to working with breweries. He talks to Mike and Kevin about...

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103 – Where Did All the Seasonals Go?

Over the years the tradition of season beers has changed a lot. Some have gone away while others have...

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102 – Old Market Nostalgia

In the early days of craft Mike & Kevin would peruse the shelves of our locals stores and find...

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101 – Have Beer, Will Travel

A lot of people travel with beverages and food in mind. Going to wine country, the Bourbon Trail and...

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100 – The 100th One

100 episodes! Mike and Kevin make it a pretty open format and discuss many things completely unrelated to beer...

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099 – A Chat with Ralph Reneau

Ralph Reneau is the head brewer of Barrel of Monks Brewing and a true student of the game. Ralph...

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098 – We Were Wrong

Mike and Kevin have made a lot of claims and predictions over the years. Sometimes they are right and...

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097 – Catching Up with Joel Kodner

Friend and former co-host Joel Kodner joins Mike and Kevin to talk about what life has been like since...

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