Tag Archives: Tampa Craft Beer

Tap the Craft Episode 155: Italian Pilsners

It’s Episode 155 and we discuss a few craft beer articles starting with showcasing the Italian Pilsner style and then moving on to the new Deschutes Brewery anniversary ale and finishing off with a strange turn of events for Kona

Tap the Craft Episode 154: Brewer’s Yeast , Part Deux

It’s Episode 154 and we finish our discussion with brewers yeast…discover the nutritional requirements and by-products produced during the brewing process.  These by-products change depending on whether the yeast has sufficient or deficient nutrients in the wort. We get slightly

Tap the Craft Episode 153: Brewer’s Yeast Lowdown

It’s Episode 153 and we discuss brewers yeast…discover the many different criteria that must be taken into consideration when selecting a yeast for beer production, as well as the life cycle of yeast during the process.  Plus we offer a

Tap the Craft Episode 152: Is Maibock Better Than Your Bock?

It’s Episode 152 and we discuss a great springtime style that many listeners may not be familiar with…the German-style Maibock. We dive into some history behind the style, as well as some style notes and commercial offerings. Plus we offer

Tap the Craft Episode 151: Wasps, Wine and Beer

It’s Episode 151 and we discuss a couple interesting craft beer articles…one about harvesting yeast from wasps and making beer with it, and another about mixing wine with beer to create a new style of beer called oenobeer. Plus we

Tap the Craft Episode 150: My Pizza Came Too Fast

We made it to Episode 150 and we celebrate by having the largest number of people on air at the same time. Welcome the Kudzal/Carlson clan…we have husband and wife beer tourist extraordinaires, Jim Kudzal and Tara Carlson along with