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Have A Drink is an audio and video podcast in which listeners can learn along with the hosts about beer, spirits, and other drinks. Each episode covers a specific topic around beer or spirits whether it's terminology, styles, history, etc. 

Each audio episode is released every two weeks. Please check out the subscribe links to iTunes and Pocket Casts. Each video episode, found on our YouTube channel, is streamed live on Sundays at 6:00 PM EST at diamondclub.tv.

HAD18: European Sour Ales

What is this? Aww man, this beer is infected. What do you mean it’s on purpose? There is bacteria in this changing its flavor. I don’t know what kind of bacteria, because it’s bacteria and you can’t pronounce it’s name without a graduate degree. Sure it tastes good, but that’s not the point, it’s SOUR! Today’s episode is all about sour beer, specifically the European styles. We’re going to get into what makes a beer turn sour, what styles use this to their advantage, and a little into the history of sour beer. So come in, and Have a Drink!

Resources:

BJCP 2015 guidelines & Beer Advocate

Untappd:

A blast of citrus

Blaze a hoppy trail
Patron saint of brewers

News:

Great Lakes BBQ

AB INBEV sells something?
AB INBEV at it again, This time in Italy.

WHAT WE’RE DRINKING:

Brittany

  • Beer: Big Easy IPA

  • Brewery: Abita Brewing Company

  • Style: Session IPA

  • ABV: 4.5%

  • RateBeer Score: N/A

  • IBUs: 40

Justin

  • Beer: Casey’s Flander’s Red

  • Brewery: Casey’s garage

  • Style: Flander’s Red

  • ABV:  5.6%

  • RateBeer Score: N/A

  • IBUs: ?

Christopher

  • Beer: Rubaeus

  • Brewery: Founders

  • Style: Fruit Beer

  • ABV:  5.7%

  • RateBeer Score: 97

  • IBUs:15

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We would like to thank Alan Robinson for the show music andLen Peralta for the album art.

Part of the "What We're Drinking" bumper is from the Youthful Brewmaster card in the Blizzard game, Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

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