Oct 29, 2016
It takes some courage to open up a craft brewery focusing mainly on lagers.
After all, lagers require a little more love...time...and temperature control before they're ready to serve.
And for the most part, craft beer drinkers are mainly an ale-centric bunch.
But for the men behind Hapeville's Arches Brewing, lagers...
Oct 22, 2016
A little history for you this week.
Ron Smith and Mary O. Boyle are with us today. Not only are they craft beer fans, they are the authors of “Atlanta Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in the South” as well as “Prohibition in Atlanta: Temperance, Tiger Kings and White Lightning.”
Atlanta and the south have had a...
Oct 18, 2016
Not much, if you ask me.
The new home for the Atlanta Braves is going up in Cobb County. It will not only feature the ballpark, but also a shopping and dining space called the Battery Atlanta.
Some of the Atlanta stalwart restaurants that are planned...
Oct 15, 2016
Spike was in the house today.
No, not the inspiration for the great Elvis Costello album (at least not as far as we know), but "Spike" Buckowski, one of the founders of Athens' Terrapin Beer Company joined us in studio this week.
We talked about their start, and growth - as the third oldest craft brewery in Georgia,...
Oct 8, 2016
Oktoberfest may be over in Munich, but it's on our mind this time of the year.
With that in mind, we talked to Max Lager's owner John "JR" Roberts and Brewtopia's Owen Ogletree. Both are experts in the field, and we talked, drank, and learned more about Martzens, Festbiers and all sorts of styles popular this time of...