Episode 153: 2017 SD Homebrew Fest & In The News


Since the show we recorded did not come out to our standards, we reached into the vault and pulled out an unreleased show.  This episode is from the 2017 San Diego Homebrew Festival and Competition.  We first talked to Sean Thompson and Doug Brown.  Sean talks about his cider that was entered and Doug talks about what beers he likes to brew.  Of course, we ask what their intro in craft was, but since we have a cider maker on the show, it’s not just beer.  We finish out with some QUAFF news and events.

After the break, we come back with Darrel Brown who was “Best in Show.”  If that name sounds familiar, he is the owner of Savagewood Brewing.  We talk about how he was doing at the time.  Since we have recorded this show, Savagewood ended up taking over the old O’Sullivan Bros. spot in Scripps Ranch.

After another break, we throw you to the end of the show we recorded at Pariah Brewing with Troy Johnson and David Martin of San Diego Magazine.  For this part, we talk about a few beers we had, get into the news, and then end the show.

In the News


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Thank you, The Perfect Pour, Colin Salmon, Ken Lierman, Chris Bush, Tony Bagz, Tom Keliinoi, Ryan DeBusk, West Coaster, Dave V, Roger Smith, Captain Eli, Craftbeeray, Vance Arthurs, Bill Benzel, Alana Gomez, Patrick Zacharias, Greg Nagel, Neil Halpin, John Allegretti, Scott Schmalbach, Brian Goold, Matt Landes, Cyrus B, Ben, Hoppy Craftsmen Podcast, Rock Out Scholarship Fund (Shawn Coady), Gwynntelligence (Padres Jagoff), Carlos Lee, Liz Bauer, James Ramsay, Christa Mitchell, and Johnny Rivera.

This episode was recorded partially at the San Diego Homebrew Festival and Competition and at Pariah Brewing.

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