CRABCAKE: What’s The Deal With Fall Beers (October 2018)

This is a Crabcake from The Maryland Crabs! What is a Crabcake? Well, it’s a very short snippet of something you need to know. It might be 5 minutes long..or it might be 20. In any event, enjoy your Maryland Crabcake!

Today, we continue our monthly series (no set schedule other than monthly) about beer.  We have a huge distributer of beer right here in Annapolis–Katcef Brothers Inc. and they have a ton of experts on hand to de-mystify beer for us.  Now, full disclosure–I like beer! I like beer a lot!  But, I am not a beer snob and a Bud Light will suit me just fine.

This month, Lauren Hamilton joined us again and brought along Mike LeViseur from Katcef and Josh Barr from The Military Bowl!

Four years ago, Katcef came up with an idea to honor heroes in the lives of everyday people. Who’s Your Hero was born. Four years later it is kicking off again on November 11, 2018 at 1pm at Heroes Pub in West Annapolis. Budweiser has forged a new partnership with Jim Beam and created Bud Copper Lager for a limited time. And finally, Josh Barr is one of the movers and shakers of the Military Bowl and we talk about the game, the parade, the Clydesdales, and all of the excitement surrounding this New Year’s Eve event!

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Come along on our beer journey!

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You can also  hit us up on Twitter at @MDCrabsPodcast. We have no lives, so hearing from listeners really makes our day.

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CRABCAKE: What’s The Deal With Fall Beers (October 2018)

This is a Crabcake from The Maryland Crabs! What is a Crabcake? Well, it’s a very short snippet of something you need to know. It might be 5 minutes long..or it might be 20. In any event, enjoy your Maryland Crabcake!

Today, we start a new monthly series (no set schedule other than monthly) about beer.  We have a huge distributer of beer right here in Annapolis–Katcef Brothers Inc. and they have a ton of experts on hand to de-mystify beer for us.  Now, full disclosure–I like beer! I like beer a lot!  But, I am not a beer snob and a Bud Light will suit me just fine.

So this month, I sat down with Lauren Hamilton the High End Brand Manager, Bill Catron the Craft Beer Manager, and Cassie Weithman the Marketing Director to talk about fall beers! Well…and also to drink them!

These guys helped take the mystery out of beer for me and on deck today was Spaten Oktoberfest, Troegs Hop Knife, Goose Island Oktoberfest, Victory Festbier, Smuttynose Pumpkin Ale, and Elysian Night Owl.

Come along on our beer journey!

HELPFUL LINKS

Want to touch base? Got a suggestion? Criticism? Want to be a guest? Have an idea for a guest? …send us an email at info@themarylandcrabs.com

You can also  hit us up on Twitter at @MDCrabsPodcast. We have no lives, so hearing from listeners really makes our day.

If you want to find us, click on the links below:

Personally, on Twitter, find John at @eyeonannapolis

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Liz Murphy of the Naptown Pintcast Talks Tim into Drinking (E-93)

The Maryland Crabs continues to celebrate Maryland Podcast Month with fellow Annapolis podcaster, Liz Murphy of the Naptown Pintcast! Liz forces Tim to to abandon the comfort of his safe and cozy home to enter the mysterious cavern of The 1747 Pub deep under Church Circle. There, she forbids him to drink even one single Miller Lite, instead forcing him out of his comfort zone to sample beers from the hinterlands of the Czech Republic and other former Soviet Bloc beer makers.

Between sips of brews featuring smokey undertones of chocolate and other ridiculous flavorings that have no place in beer, Liz deftly shifts the conversation from Tim, his favorite subject, to why she started a beer podcast in the first place and how wearing a pun-based Halloween costume to a job interview led her to where she is now.

If you are looking for a linear conversation that follows a single thread to a logical conclusion, you may as well abandon that idea right off the bat. Tim and Liz have the combined attention span of toast.

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The Maryland Crabs Podcast is usually recorded at The Commons overlooking beautiful West Street in Annapolis. The Commons is the City’s first co-working space and it is an incredibly cool one…purely because we are there! Not really, but do check it out!

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If you are just joining us…. every week, our full episodes drop at noon on Thursdays. We have smaller Crabcake episodes that will drop whenever we damn well please!  Make sure you check out some (or all) of our previous episodes? You really should. They could change your life. Granted, your life would have to be pretty bad. But still, we have some gems you will want to check out!

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