Hop Cast – Episode 14

In episode 14 Brad Chmielewski and Ken Hunnemeder try two tasty beers from California. With them for this adventure in tastiness are two special guests Shaun Sinnott and Jimmy Adamson. The four of them sample and review Stone Brewing’s 12th Anniversary Bitter Chocolate Oatmeal Stout and AleSmith’s Speedway Stout. A big thanks goes out to Hop Cast friend and fan Kyle Ogawa for the Speedway Stout.

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Hop Cast – Episode 12

Episode 12 is Three Floyds all the way! Three Floyds Brewing is a favorite brewery of Ken Hunnemeder and Brad Chmielewski and they show the love in this episode. With so many great beers from Three Floyds it was hard for Ken and Brad to pick just two. So in episode 12 they sample and evaluate three beers from Three Floyds, their Dreadnaught IPA, Gorch Fock and Robert The Bruce.

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Hop Cast – Episode 11

In episode 11 of the Hop Cast Ken Hunnemeder and Brad Chmielewski bring you an I.P.A. battle. They sample and review Tyranena Brewing’s Scurvy from Wisconsin and Two Brothers Brewing’s Heavy Handed from Illinois. Watch and find out who comes out ahead in Ken and Brad’s book.

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Hop Cast – Special (Darkness)

Brad Chmielewski and Don Radlund managed to get their beer loving hands on a few bottles of the newly released Darkness 2008 from Surly Brewering. In this Hop Cast special Ken Hunnemeder, Brad Chmielewski and guest Don Radlund serve up the Darkness Days ’08 recap and a review of Surly’s Darkness 2008.

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HopCast Episode 10

Episode 10: Dogfish Head’s Punkin’ Ale, Jack’s Pumpkin Spice & Pumking

Brad Chmielewski and Ken Hunnemeder with special guest Charlie Drews show you the true meaning of Halloween in episode 10… pumpkin beers. The three of them evaluate Dogfish Head’s Punkin’ Ale, Jack’s Pumpkin Spice from Anheuser-Busch and Southern Tier Brewing’s Pumking. While they are in season be sure to pick up your preferred pumpkin beer. Ken Hunnemeder and Brad Chmielewski wish everyone who watches the Hop Cast a Happy Halloween!

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Hop Cast – Episode 9

In Hop Cast episode 9, Ken Hunnemeder and Brad Chmielewski and special guest Charlie Drews show you a couple different Double IPAs they reach for after a hard day at Work. The first beer they sample and review from Ninkasi Brewing’s Tricerahops Double IPA, which comes in at 100+ IBU’s. The second beer they sample is the IPA2 (Double India Pale Ale) from Sprecher Brewing. Ken and Brad also let you know what an India Pale Ale is and what it takes to be a Double IPA and even find out what happens when an IPA has been aged.

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