This week for Beer Night in San Diego we are coming to you LIVE from the tasting room of Thr3e Punk Ales in Chula Vista! Tune in as we sit down with Steve, Ivan and Kevin to discuss all things Thr3e Punk Ales. Hear the story and history behind the brewery and how they came from idea to where they are today, plus hear each of their stories on how they found themselves in the world of craft beer. The guys break down some of the beer styles we sample on the show and also hear why they opened with some of the specific styles they did. Hear their outlook on beer education for both brewers as well as their community. Hear about how locals in Chula Vista have felt about their opening as well as the reaction from locals on the craft beer community growing within the South Bay. Plus hear about how they and others in the neighborhood have worked to bring the community in to enjoy and embrace the world of craft beer. We also get the details on their brewing system and their brew process and hear about some of what is to come on that brewing system. Plus, hear about their upcoming Oktoberfest beer and their special BOOTs coming soon and hear all about their upcoming growlers and crowlers which will be coming soon. Plus, they break down the large price tag breweries must face to offer crowlers. Hear about how they got permanent taps into the airport and how it affects brewing schedules and what it means for their brewery, and hear about a specific beer style they will NEVER make. Plus, hear some exclusive big news about a possible upcoming Grand Opening, hear some plans for a back side patio and more about what is coming soon from Thr3e Punk Ales! All this plus much more including social media questions during Get Social, listeners get a special offer from Ivan plus he offers great life advice to listeners, deep V necks, English vs Hoppy Barleywines, a guest walks off the show for undisclosed reasons, their thoughts on beer/music collabs, bad burritos, a possible collaboration partnership comes to life and TONS more! This is one you do not want to miss.
This week we are joined by a very special guest for Beer Night in San Diego - Mr. Ian Cheesman is at the table! Not only is it Beer Night in San Diego it is also COFFEE Beer Night in San Diego! We focus mainly on all things coffee beers for this week of our “IPA Ban”, plus a few other special surprise beers/styles. Learn some things about this style while we sample a few different coffee beers while we discuss some big time topics. To start off we get to know Ian a bit more when we learn how he got into the world of beer journalism and what beers and breweries got him into the world of craft beer. Plus, hear his thoughts on the current state of San Diego beer, his role in local beer advocacy plus tons more. We also dive into some news including the announcement of the latest brewery to sell. We break down some of the details and give our thoughts on how we feel about the news. Of course, get an inside take from Mike - Who’s hometown brewery is Anchor. Plus hear about an upcoming event that is raising money for a cause close to us on the show and we sample a great special beer while discussing the event. Also, don’t miss out on another edition of Fact or Fiction, we play Ryan’s “Untappd Game” and we Get Social with some great social media questions. All this plus much more including being transported to a spoken word coffee bar, epipen beers, flag studying, we shake a fist at PE, our favorite cherries and tons more. (By the way... Next week we focus on... DUBBELs!)
Beer Night in San Diego returns with yet another San Diego beer episode! This week the guys sit with a new style to the show - No More IPAs for the foreseeable future. From this episode forward, each week we will be showcasing a different style of beer. This weeks theme - Mixed Bag! Hear why this was decided and what to expect moving forward regarding beer choices for the show. Hear Tom break down his trip to Iceland and hear some of the beers he tried and things he saw on his big summer vacation. Hear about two special release beers in San Diego, the story behind each and how you can pick them up. Plus, we break down some news happening in San Diego including some news (we think) hasn’t been shared anywhere yet! We also discuss a local brewery getting a cease and desist from a larger East Coast brewery. Plus TWO new brewery alerts, hear about some upcoming releases to look out for, an update on Logo Watch 2017 plus more. Also, hear a brand new edition of Fact or Fiction and a new game hosted by Mike! All this plus much more including a possible new hair style for a co-host, we drink our first 40 on the show, our thoughts on aging canned beer, breaking down food and beer pairings, we visit Tom’s Poetry Corner and tons more!
Beer Night in San Diego returns with another episode loaded with local beer discussion, news, sampling and more! Tune in this week as we sample some brand new beers - including some highly sought after out of market beers not available in San Diego plus more. We also dive into the news bag to discuss some of the biggest breaking news stories of the week. Hear all about a local brewery selling to another local brewery and our thoughts on where it could lead. We also discuss some news behind the new “Official Beer of San Diego” and hear Ryan break down everything that happened at the wild and emotional Modern Times meeting with the Encinitas City Council and the outcome. We also discuss a local brewery signing with another local brewery for distribution and we got an exclusive statement from one of the said breweries. Plus get a to the minute report from our twitter reporter on “Logo Watch 2017”, hear about a killer CAN release happening this weekend and an awesome collab dinner series happening very soon as well. All this plus MORE news! We also dive into a short version of New Beers of the Week, we play a new game throughout the show where we guess what beers are being rated on rating sites and don’t miss out on Fact or Fiction - Iceland Edition! All this plus much more including discussing muppet podcast voices, getting together to binge tv shows, missing out on old school favorite beers, pine tree flavors and some NEWS about our podcast. Don’t miss out!
Beer Night in San Diego returns this week and the Three B Zine Podcast crew sits down with Tom and Jay of Thorn Street / Thorn Brewery. We are coming to you LIVE from the brand new production brewery in Barrio Logan. Tune in as we discuss a wide variety of topics including whats going on with the new location in Barrio Logan and hear all the details about their brand new CANS which have recently been released. Hear the story behind why each beer was chosen and what could be coming in the future from Thorn Brewery and their cans. Plus, hear how you as the consumer can get these cans into your local bottle shops. We also discuss their relationship with Stone Brewing and how that came to exist and why they chose Stone for their distro. We also discuss Thorn’s approach to social media and their videos and some of what we can expect in their upcoming video collabs with Whats on Draft. Plus hear the Thorn Crew’s thoughts on the state of San Diego beer and their idea of standing up for a supporting local, independent breweries in the current culture of beer. Plus, tune in to hear when we are joined by two special guests and don’t miss some great social media questions when we GET SOCIAL! All this plus much more including a new style of lager, we love on ESB’s and gush over a great local brewer, drinking at home instead of going out, learn about “Liqs” and “Packies”, breweries being connected to the public on social media, freestyle rap battles, sounds of the city of San Diego and so much more. Do not miss this one! (**We are live in a true production brewery for this episode, so be prepared for some background noise.**)
Beer Night in San Diego returns again this week - Join us as we sample some brand new beers both from San Diego and some new ones that just found their way to San Diego’s market. We also break down some of the big news stories happening around our great city. Hear all about the first brewery in California to now be Employee Owned. We discuss this news and how cool it is for San Diego and the employees of said brewery. We also break down the news announced that a brewery has been chosen to brew the Official Beer of San Diego. Hear about two new breweries opening in San Diego with this weeks New Brewery Alert, plus hear a first hand account of sampling beers at one of them. We also update a story from a week ago where a different brewery is taking over a spot in Imperial Beach and give more info on the food coming to the location. We also dive into our recommendation segment New Beers of the Week plus we answer some awesome social media questions from your listeners when we GET SOCIAL! Plus, we get word from our new Twitter Reporter all about “Logo Watch 2017!” All this plus much more including San Diego claiming San Clemente as part of our county, surviving summer heat, San Diego beer slot machines, Tom hosts a hug-a-thon, traditional vs. new craft pilsners, home brewing, Home Run Derby predictions (even though its now aired…) and tons more!
This week for Beer Night in San Diego things are a little different - This is Part 2 of the Super Mega Podcast between Three B Zine Podcast & our friends at SD Beer Talk! We are LIVE at Brew Project together also with super friend Travis Hudson. While we sample some new beers, we discuss how these guys got started in their show and what is happening with them moving into the rest of the year. Plus, we break away from our traditional style of show when we break down into - Count them - TWO games on this show! Hear us play the first ever San Diego Beer Jeopardy plus a San Diego Brewery game hosted by Travis. Plus hear a brand new edition of Fact of Fiction! And it wouldn’t be a Super Mega Pod without a surprise guest - This episode marks the surprise return of Dustin! All this plus much more including can we drink stouts in the summer and what is the best time for stouts, forgetting phone numbers while in prison, we discuss beers from a new brewery in town, sausage talk, new taco recipes and tons more! This entire episode is all about drinking beer and having some fun with buddies, so tune in, play along and join the fun!
We’re back for another Beer Night in San Diego recording for 4th of July week! This week we are joined by good friend Ryan DeBusk and together we sample a ton of new beers as well as discuss some of the biggest topics in the beer community. Some of the biggest news recently is the announcement from the Brewers Association on the release of the new Independent Beer logo. We discuss the announcement as well as some of the fall out since and give our thoughts on what is happening. We also discuss how social media infighting needs to end to stop division within the community. We also break down some other happenings in San Diego including a couple Summer events to look out for, a couple of brewery openings happening in the future plus we discuss a brewery who recently announced some new cans coming soon. We also discuss New Beers of the Week as well as take a dive into the social media mailbag when we Get Social! All this plus much more including Instagram goals, we reveal our brand new webstore, hidden beer options at Petco Park, people who are worried about beer in cans, worst things overheard in public regarding beer and tons more.
This week we are releasing yet another extra innings bonus podcast - Version 2.0! A continuation from Episode 120 - We are still sitting down with Mike from Pint of Hoppiness and Ryan DeBusk. On this special bonus episode we had some leftover beers from Episode 120 so along with sampling these BONUS BEERS we bring to you some extra innings beer convo. We also dive in to a fun game hosted by Ryan - Tune in as we do two rounds of Beer Family Feud! See who take the win home this week with some seriously heated competition! All this plus much more including begging for Pariah’s Old Bay IPA, very heated fighting over NFL teams, biggest Instagram accounts in San Diego beer, we love on Pale Ale’s and much more! Don’t miss out on a heated companion piece to our last episode with another Extra Innings Bonus Short Podcast!
Beer Night in San Diego is back! This week we are joined by both Mike from A Pint of Hoppiness as well as good friend Ryan DeBusk! Thanks to Ryan we are lucky enough to sample some awesome new Northern California beers from Fieldwork and Cellarmaker! We sample and discuss these offerings as well as some discussion based on our beer travels up North. We also break down and discuss a listener email we received about some recent buy out news and comments we made on a previous episode. We discuss the points brought to our attention in the email and it leads to some great in depth beer conversation. We also discuss some sad news in San Diego’s beer community and break down what other sad things we might see coming in the future. Plus, we dive into our shortest New Beers segment ever, we take a dive into the social media mailbag when we Get Social and don’t miss the latest edition of the hit new segment - Fact of Fiction - Which leads to some fun local beer discussion. All this plus much more including Batman costumes, fighting over beers, decorating powder rooms with beer wall paper, new hop varieties, football fandom plus too much more to even mention.