By Joe Belletti and Pat DiCaprio
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A podcast talking about home brewing, interviewing professionals and talking all things brewing related.
||CleanEpisode 37 - Mr. Clean||Sorry for the unexpected hiatus, but have no fear as we are back! In this episode, we talk about all things related to cleaning as a homebrewer. We hope it's educational for you all and at the same point, Joe has a great new One for the...||11/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 36 - Catching Up||In this episode, Marissa Leone of Black Hog Brewing Co. is in studio to catch us up on all the great stuff they have coming up. Joe couldn't make it, so we even called in a special cost host. The 3 of us banter, tell stories and make fun...||10/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 35 - Saison||In this episode, we tackle another style for all you brewers out there: Saison. Joe loves the style and Pat loves this week's One for the Road.||10/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 34 - Tribus Beer Co.||In this episode, Joe sits down with the crew over at the recently opened Tribus Beer Co. You also get to hear what Joe sounds like over the phone as he gives you this weeks One for the Road.||10/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 33 - All Hopped Up||In this episode, we talk all about a home brewer's favorite ingredient: HOPS. Don't forget to send us you feedback and you could be the one featured as a guest One for the Road, just like this week.||10/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 32 - Fruit and Spice and Everything Nice||In this episode, we discuss different items and methods you could add to your beer to give it a unique flavor. We also reveal the winners of our Secret Subscriber Giveaway and have a special guest One for the Road.||9/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 31 - Hop Culture Farms and Brewing Co.||In this episode, Pat sits down with Heather and Sam of Hop Culture Farms and Brewing Company to talk about their farm, the recent hop harvest and their brewery in planning. As always, we’ve thrown in our usual banter and a One for the Road to...||9/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 30 - STOUT WARS||In this episode, we introduce a homebrew competition we are hosting with No Worries Brewing Company later this fall. Get all the details and while you’re there, stick around for One for the Road.||9/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 29 - Team Craft Beer||In this episode, Joe sits down with some members of Team Craft Beer to talk about the upcoming Closer to Free Ride which benefits Smilow Cancer Hospital and Yale Cancer Center. Add in One for the Road and you've got a great episode to end the...||8/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 28 - Gose||In this episode, we focus on one of Pat’s favorite styles: Gose. We talk about the history of the beer, what characteristics to expect and different ways to brew it. To wrap it all up, we go a totally different direction and talk about a...||8/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 27 - Hoax Brewing||In this episode, Pat sits down with the guys from Hoax Brewing. We also announce a new contest and Joe has a great One for the Road.||8/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 26 - Packaging Homebrew||In this episode, Joe and Pat talk about their packaging methods: Bottling, growlers, kegging, you name it. We also review a new secondary regulator from Gov Reg and Pat has a non beer One for the Road.||8/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 25 - Armada Brewing||This episode marks the one episode anniversary of the podcast! Thanks to everyone that has listened so far. To start of year two, we decided to bring back our very first guest, Johnny of Armada Brewing. We also talk a little about...||8/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 24 - HomeBrewCon 2018||In this week’s episode, Pat has a chance to talk about his trip to Portland, Oregon for HomeBrewCon 2018. There were all kinds of new products to be seen on the expo floor out there and we talk about a few of them: post fermentation...||7/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 23 - Coles Road Brewing||In this week’s episode, Pat sits down with the crew at Coles Road Brewing to talk about their brewery in planning. We talk about our beer plans for the 4th and Pat has this week's One for the Road.||7/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 22 - Recipe Creation||In this week’s episode, Joe is back from his hiatus and we have a chance to catch up on lots of beery things. We talk a bit about recipe formulation as well as the new version of BeerSmith and Joe has a great One for the Road.||6/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 21 - Athletic Brewing Company||In this week’s episode, Pat is flying solo and sits down with the crew from Athletic Brewing Company, a 100% non-alcoholic brewery that recently opened in Connecticut. He also catches you up on some podcast related things going on and has a great...||6/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 20 - In the Bank||In this week’s episode, Pat is joined by friends of the podcast, Bill Steinbacher and the infamous Tom M. We talk a little bit about some charity stuff and a whole bunch about yeast. As a bonus, we double up on One for the Road and make fun of each...||5/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 19 - Bad Sons Beer Co.||In this week’s episode, Pat sits down with the crew at Bad Sons Beer Co. in Derby, CT. We also catch up with what we have been up to and pay tribute to the awesome Maine beer scene in this week’s One for the Road.||5/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 18 - Live from the Blind Beer Awards||For this week’s episode, we were onsite at the Blind Rhino in Norwalk, CT for our first ever live episode as we covered the 2018 Connecticut Blind Beer Awards, hosted by our good friend Ken Tuccio. Max Finnance, Nicki Vinci and Erik Ofgang join Pat...||4/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 17 - What's Brewing||We are back after an unexpected week off! We talk about some recent news from the Brewer's Association, Pat reviews the Picobrew Pico C and Joe has a great One for the Road.||3/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 16 - A Blast From the Past||In this episode, Pat sits down with Chuck DelVecchio, the owner of the newly relaunched Hull's Brewing Company. We also talk about some things that really grind our gears which led to this episode getting our first explicit rating as we decided...||3/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 15 - The one where Ken Tuccio joins us as a guest host||In this episode, we mix up the format and are joined in studio by Ken Tuccio as a guest host. We talk about beers we are drinking, events we've attended, some current things in the news and tell a whole bunch of random stories along the...||2/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 14 - On the Seventh Day||In this episode, Pat sits down with Austin Japs, head brewer of Five Churches Brewing in New Britain, CT. We also review a new product from Crafty Shipping, designed to carefully ship you bottles wherever they need to go. And of course,...||2/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 13 - When it Rains it Pours…||In this episode, Pat and Joe sit down to discuss all the beer related stuff in the news this week. We also have a new gear review and a One for the Road close to Pat's heart.||1/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 12 - Going Hog Wild||In this episode, Pat and Joe sit with Tyler Jones of Black Hog Brewing Co. to talk about barrels, aging beer and social media. They also discuss a few things in the news lately and Joe has a great One for the Road.||1/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 11 - Happy Brew Year||In this episode, Pat and Joe recap 2017 and talk about some Brew Years Resolutions. They also talk about what they are looking forward to in 2018 and give you the last One for the Road of the year.||12/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10 - Fired Up for Some Mead: Part Deux||In this episode, Pat sits down again with Jason Phelps of Ancient Fire Mead & Cider to keep the mead discussion going. We also talk about making our own ciders and as always have One for the Road for you.||12/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9 - Fired Up for Some Mead||In this episode, Pat sits down with Jason Phelps of Ancient Fire Mead & Cider to talk all things mead as they get ready to open their tasting room. We also talk a little bit about basic water chemistry and as always have One for the Road for...||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8 - Hakuna Matata||In this episode, we sit down with Kevin Mark of No Worries Brewing Company about their upcoming 2 year anniversary as well as things he's learned along the way. We also discuss a new growler delivery service in the Northeast called Hopsy. ...||11/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7 - Rinsing the Competition||In this episode, we talk all about competitions. Pat had a chance to sit down with Paul Hayslett, the organizer of the Southern New England Regional Homebrewers Competition. We also have another gear review as we talk about the Liquid...||10/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6 - A Beacon of Progress||In this episode, we sit down with Tyler Cox of Outer Light Brewing Company to discuss their recent rebranding, canning and the importance of social media. We also discuss the Great American Beer Festival that took place last weekend and Joe has...||10/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5 - The Great Fruit Debate||In this episode, we talk about a very polarizing topic among beer drinkers: Does fruit belong in beer? We discuss it, debate it and even tell you how to do it. We introduce a new segment called Pat's Gear Reviews and in this case we look...||9/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4 - Trending into the Fall||In this episode, we mix it up a bit while we get back to our roots. We talk about a few of the current trends out there as well as get into a little bit of brewing technique. Joe has One for the Road for you and all throughout the episode...||9/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3 - Light up the night with Firefly||In this episode, Joe has the opportunity to sit down with the guys from Firefly Hollow Brewing Co. of Bristol, CT. We also talk about a north east brewer on the move and Pat has this week's One for the Road.||8/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2 - Hops for Hope||In this episode, we talk brew fests. Our guest is Steve Wood, one of the organizers for CT Hops for Hope. We also cover some of the feedback from our launch and Joe has One For the Road.||8/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1 - Johnny and his Armada||In this episode, we interview Johnny Kraszewski of Armada Brewing in East Haven, CT. We also talk about the recently announced Brewers Association Seal and give you a nice destination brewery when we talk about One For the Road.||8/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 0 - Who the hell do we think we are?||A quick little teaser episode explaining who we are and what the purpose of this podcast is.||7/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
I was so excited this morning when I got into the car and saw a new episode. I love the stories each episode tells that keeps you entertained. And maybe I will have to create a road trip to all these out of state breweries you guys talk about haha. Cheers!
A must listen for the CT beer scene and beyond.
Full disclosure I know Pat and Joe. They are great home brewers that know what they're talking about. Great vibe to the podcast and great guests!
Strong start! Really looking forward to more episodes.