Chip, Tony & Jenn are beer lovers who work in the business. They found that they couldn't stop talking about their passion and launched Tales from the Cask to engage with beer people everywhere. Come join them as they explore the world of beer, interview fascinating beer folks, and have a great time celebrating life from their little bar in Raleigh, NC.
Chip is on sabbatical this week so Tony and Jenn track down one of the few Sierra Nevada employees who has yet to be interviewed for Tales! Connor tells us how he got into the biz and what is new with Sierra, including a fun collaboration with a local celebrity chef! Since Connor is a […]
We return from all our various road trips with new treats this week from Windmill, Sierra Nevada and Ellison Brewing! After catching up on the excursions for work and fun, we try some IPAs: Windmill Exit Buddy IPA, Sierra Pronto IPA, and Ellison OFP IPA! We got a week off from #MegaMergerMania™, and it returns […]
We pack up the travel case and head to Broadway(Street) in Durham to visit second time guest Matt Pennisi. This time Matt is fully permitted and up and running as he gives an update on what’s happening all things Durty Bull. We sample Durty Bull Lager, Bourbon Barrel-Aged Blackberry Sour and Bourbon Barrel-Aged Baltic Porter. […]
It’s contest time in the bar as we host our 2nd annual Homebrew contest! Joining us on our panel of judges are fan faves Aubrey Herbert & Jake Taylor! Here are our results! 1st Place- Chris Nadeau with Trips up North Black IPA 2nd Place- Carl Hoverstad with Syksyn Saison 3rd Place- Heath Perkins with […]