Category Archives: Tap the Craft

Tap the Craft Episode 128: How Now Brown Ale

In Episode 128 Denny’s daughter joins the show to talk about her craft beer journey and help us dive into her favorite beer style…the American Brown Ale.  We review BJCP style guidelines for the American Brown Ale and highlight why

Tap the Craft Episode 127: Beat the Heat

Summer has arrived, and in Episode 127 we discuss some beer styles to help you stay hydrated and quench that thirst from all those fun activities in the sun.  There’s also lots of random beer conversation too, helping to extend

Tap the Craft Episode 126: To Beer and Beyond

There is a buzz around the craft beer world with the news of Boston Beer and Dogfish Head merging. In Episode 126 we discuss the news release and provide some insight on what this might signal for the craft beer

Tap the Craft Episode 125: All About the Brut IPA

In Episode 125 we discuss the Brut IPA…the latest IPA style that emerged just over a year ago. Find out about the history and the newly printed style guidelines from the American Homebrewers Association via Zymurgy Magazine. Will this new

Tap the Craft Episode 124: Tart with a Side of Effervescence

It’s starting to warm up so why not refresh yourself with some Berliner Weisse style beers?  In Episode 124 we discuss the BJCP style guidelines for this wonderful tart or slightly sour German wheat beer.  We also discuss a couple

Tap the Craft Episode 123: Times Are A Changin’

In Episode 123 we discuss a couple articles that show that things in the craft beer world are changing…good for some, and not so good for others.  Kris and Denny have some great conversation for nearly a two hour show.