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Ep. 314 (4/15/2019) The Brew Happy Show

In April:
Coming up on the 22nd, fledgling hotspot Assembly Brewing.
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New beers and great stories on each Podcast episode of The Brew Happy Show! (stay tuned for updates or changes in the line-up)
To be Recorded Live next week at:
Assembly Brewing

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(MOST RECENT!)
Ep. 314 Von Ebert Brewing Eastside (4/15/2019)
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On the Eastside of Portland we head out to Von Ebert Brewing's Glendoveer location. Joined by Owner Tom Cook and brewers Sean Burke, Sam Pecoraro, and Cameron Murphy we discuss a reemrgence of lagers, steadfast interest in innovative IPAs, and differences in consumer demand on a local scale can tell us about beer. John is back with news from Vancouver Brewfest, Bronwyn has a sour for dessert, Ryan brings a Wayward treat, and Damian goes gaga for Grisettes. Dog treats, Lagers, and Llamas, oh my, on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Von Ebert Brewing in Glendoveer

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Ep. 313 Portland U-Brew and Unicorn Brewing (4/8/2019)
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In the Sellwood district we return to Portland U-Brew and Unicorn Brewing to visit with new owner/brewer Zach Vestle. Joined by Civic Taproom's GM Peter Gordon, and our old friend Lenny Hoffman for some discussion on local impact of neighborhood pubs and changing beer styles. These guys discuss how interactions, events and finely curated selections are just the begining of how to stay ahead of the curve with local consumers and growing beers trends. John is working late, Ryan feels musically nostalgic, Bronwyn enjoys an old school beer, and Damian is further inspired to homebrew again. Testing the fence and challenging customers at ground zero for brewers on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Portland U-Brew and Unicorn Brewing

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Ep. 312 Exo Bus Tours Vancouver (4/1/2019)
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We kick off April in Vancouver, on the ExoBus touring Washington has to offer, from Final Draft to Grains of Wrath, joining us is Mike Bolt from Final Draft Taphouse, Michael Perozzo from Zzoom Media, Ben Davenport from Thirsty Sasquatch, Michael Hunsaker from Grains of Wrath, and driven by Ben Luca from ExoBus. We travel from Final Draft to Grains of Wrath on this intoxicating adventure of delicious delights. Learn about these fantastic folks and what their businesses are bringing ot the table. Damian learns about Bavarian mis-marketing, John gets reacquainted with some of his favorite IPAs, Bronwyn posts up behind the camera for our upcoming video, and Ryan gets to ride on his friend's new bus. Scenic beer tours, poutine, and Washington beer on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Exo Bus Tour

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Ep. 311 The Unipiper and Tasting Nitch (3/25/2019)
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At Loyal Legion Beer Hall there is more to drink than you can imagine. The Unipiper brought a little something he made with his friends at Portland Brewing, and it's not his first collab. He's founded an organization of weirdos called Portland Weird United, to help Portland, and you can join him! Also joining us from her vlog 'Tasting Nitch' is Nichole and she brought some treats from Buffalo, NY and stories from abroad. Plus John is back from Scotland, Bronwyn admires the plants, Ryan is out sick, and Damian reveals the origin of buffalo wings. Keeping Portland weird with brews and bottleshares to plan as we leave behind our dirty laundry, on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Loyal Legion Beer Hall

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Ep. 310 Hopworks Urban Brewery (HUB) (3/19/2019)
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In SE Portland, Hopworks Urban Brewery has been sustainable for over 10 years. We meet with visionary Christian Ettinger and Head Brewer Justin Miller to find out what that means, and the organic road they took to get there, and what being a B Corp means. Clay has a Staley Stance about employment. John is still in Scotland, Bronwyn is working late, Damian perks up with a Double Coffee Stout, and Ryan is triggered by milk. Reducing our carbon footprint with every whiskey and beer pairing, on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Hopworks Urban Brewery

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Ep. 309 Second Profession Brewing (3/11/2019)
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We visit a thriving new spot, Second Profession from Charlie Goman to learn about his love of Saisons, German style pub and grub, and the challenges of growing a dream. This family friendly brewpub is waking up this sleepy neighborhood, one pint at a time. John is away in Scotland, Bronwyn admires the plant life, Ryan wants to be a cop, and Damian finds a new stout. Japanese Lagers with flaked rice and tea steeped ales coming soon, on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Second Profession Brewing

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Ep. 308 Breakside Brewery in Slabtown (3/4/2019) The Brew Happy Show
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Back at Breakside Brewing's Slabtown location with Head Brewer/Owner Ben Edmunds from Breakside Brewing to discuss their distribution with Delta Pacific in Cali, and their 9 medals won at Oregon Brewer Awards. Ben tells you how to compete and how to stay relevant. Plus we speak with bonus guests, Ezra from NewSchoolBeer.com talks about the changing market trends and how beers are judged, Portland's favortie Kiwi, John Lovegrove shares his lates beer odessey, and Clay Staley throws down the gauntlet with another Staley Stance. Damian adores some dark lagers, Bronwyn is out sick, John Paul is happy with hops, and Ryan admires Ezra's nachos. Yeast strains of success, style guidelines, and other secrets to winning on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Breakside Brewing Slabtown

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Ep. 307 The Warren Report (2/25/2019) The Brew Happy Show
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At Rogue East (the old Green Dragon pub) the crew meets up with Warren Wills for another Warren Report on the latest closures, and rising stars on the recent taplist. Warren and John compare notes from their latest beer odesseys, fresh from a Pliny find. Plus a follow up on Stout Bout, a preamble on upcoming SheBrew, Oregon Beer Awards, and more. Ryan's milkshake brings all the boys to the yard, Damian responds to a question from our audience, John sounds like a velociraptor, and some Q & A with Bronwyn. New jobs, new beers, and a pair of Pliny pallets in play, on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Green Dragon Taphouse & Bistro

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Ep. 306 Laurelwood Brewing and Public House (2/18/2019) The Brew Happy Show
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In NE Portland at Laurelwood Brewing & Public House we bask in the Brewer's Skylounge with Head Brewer Eric Ebel about their recent collab with Ninkasi Brewing. We talk about some of the recent closures, revivals, and where the market is heading. Ryan thinks Eric is registering on the board, Bronwyn enjoys a coffee stout, John recounts his latest beer odessey, and Damian learns about Monkey Shoulders. Corny pasties, speculations, and mic fails on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Laurelwood Brewing

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Ep. 305 Golden Valley Brewery (2/11/2019) The Brew Happy Show
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The crew hits the road again, this time to Beaverton to Golden Valley Brewery to hang with sales rep and coordinator, Dave Hauslein. Also an accomplished screenwriter, he clues us in on his latest projects, as well as some of the tastiest stouts this side of Portland. Ryan brings a Sasquatch plum, John misses out, Damian memorializes publican Jim Parker, and Bronwyn brings balance to the crew. Dark sexy panthers, a Nacho Mountain, and Tempura chicken wings on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Golden Valley Brewery

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Ep. 304 SheBrew talk @ The Growler House (2/4/2019) The Brew Happy Show
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We go out to Sherwood to The Growler House to talk with Roy about his carefully currated cache of exclusives and find out what's pouring lately. SheBrew is gearing up for their 5th year, and Shannon Scott and Jenn McPoland are here to tell you about all the upgrades to this bodacious block party celebrating our sisters in craft beer. Ryan finds a cider to be fond of, Damian enjoys a Peruvian wood stout, and John Paul might make it. Girl power and testimonials from patron Dave, on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Growler House Sherwood

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Ep. 303 Imperial Yeast (1/28/2019) The Brew Happy Show
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We tie up January with Casey Helwig from Imperial Yeast to find out how they help make brews organic. Their passion and dedication to quality is only rivalled by their cell counts. Imperial Yeast dares pro brewers to select their best in house strains to be refined by their lab as a new "Thor" strain to compliment their already popular "Loki" strain. Also returning guest Felicia Renniger pops in with the latest brew news about the Oregon Brew Crew. Ryan has a lot to say, John alludes to parties and coffee beer invitationals, Bronwyn is excited about the Green Dragon Brew Crew's latest release, and Damian might get a new sweatshirt. Board meetings in the back and Rolling Thunder in the front on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Green Dragon Taphouse & Bistro

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Ep. 302 PDX Beer Girl (1/21/2019) The Brew Happy Show
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At The Upper Lip we meet up with the PDX Beer Girl, Holly Amlin to find out she has her very own collab with our local hidden gem Upright Brewing, teases about Cool Ships, upcoming Nano Beer Fest, and talks about some of her favorite beers, and breweries. Ryan gets excited about the Unipiper, Bronwyn informs you how to Getaround, John enlightens us about honeybush tea beer, and Damian shares his Sucaba. We celebrate Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day and dark beers on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Upper Lip of Bailey's Taproom

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Ep. 301 Upcoming Annual Stout Bout (1/14/2019) The Brew Happy Show
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The Stout Bout is on the way and Mark Gillette and Jordan Folk from the Portland Brewers Collective are here to give you the low down. One of our favorite events, and it gets bigger every time, we can't wait for you to hear all about it home brewers! John's annual new beer tally is hard to beat, Ryan delves deeper into the Passport on Tap app, Bronwyn brings back the birthday wishes or some of our friends, and Damian can't wait to give the new commercial a shot. New Sponsors and the best upcoming events on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Green Dragon Taphouse & Bistro

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Ep. 300 The Warren Report (1/7/2019) The Brew Happy Show
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The Brew Happy crew is back! Well half of them anyways. Warren Wills spotlights some of the underdog brewerys in the Portland Metro area. You may not hear much about them or see them on every beer list, but they have good beer worth drinking. Don't miss these gems! Bronwyn and John are out sick, Ryan enjoys a reflective recap of the past year, and Damian speaks out against sexual harrassment in the workplace. Check out new beer apps and more beers on tap on this episode of Brew Happy!
Recorded Live at:
Ringlers 
Annex & Zeus Cafe Bar




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