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, they were instrumental in building the scene as we know it today. And yes, we also talked about Tenth and Blake (the craft and import division of Miller/Coors) acquiring a majority stake in the brewery.
Of course, we also talked beer. We cracked open a few of Terrapin's newest releases, inlcuding:
Truck and Tap's Beers of the Week:
Headlines (sponsored by Your Pie Perimeter)
Coming up next week, we're going to do some fancy book learnin' about beer history! Author and historians Ron Smith and Mary O. Boyle will be in studio..Thanks for listening, have a great week, and remember to DRINK LOCAL.
BTW: It's Atlanta Beer Week! Check this out for all the details.