The Brew Trails
By Dark Sky Brewing Co
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All things Dark Sky Brewing. We will talk about craft beer, brewing, and all things Flagstaff as well as endurance athlete interviews, join us on this fun adventure!
||Explicit#29 - Grand Canyon Summits with a PBJ Crowler||What's up Brew Trails fans! This episode is a little more on the "Trails" side. I venture into The Canyon with a PBJ Time Crowler in tow and attempt to snag two summits on the Eastern side of GCNP. This is not something that I recommend people do as it||3/13/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#28 - Resilience IPA and Road Trip||Nick and Donny head westward with kegs of the amazing fundraising beer, Resilience IPA, in tow. On the journey they hit Grand canyon Brewing Co., Insurgent Brewing, and Park Plaza Liquor and Deli. Stuff talked about: The nationwide collaberation that||1/4/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#27 - Blackberry picking'. - Short Trails episode||We go berry pickin' for some barrel aged yum!||8/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#26 - July Collaborations (Part 2)||In this second episode, Grand Canyon Brewing visits Dark Sky to brew up a kettle sour that will be featured at Real, Wild, and Woody. You will enjoy...that is all.||7/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#25 - July Collaborations (Part 1)||In this first episode, we head down to Phoenix in the middle of the summer to brew with some friends and attend a tap takeover. Our first stop was Goldwater Brewing in Scottsdale to help them get their first kettle sour going. Then, off to The Casual||7/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#24 - Kick Azz Girls of DSB (part two)||This is the second part of our conversation with Kristen and Tiffany. We continue to talk about how they came to Dark Sky, what they are excited about, and some goofy ending questions. Enjoy!||7/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#23 - Short Trails - 3 Guys, 1 Grain Room, 150 points||Introducing the one and only Donny Fox! He will be joining me as co-host extrodinaire and this first little episode was rediculously fun. We sat down in the crowded grain room with Ryan to talk about the day's events. Lessons learned about hop residue||6/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#22 - Kick Azz Girlz of DSB (part one)||!! We couldn't be more proud, and inspired by these two wacky ladies!! In this episode, I sit down with our brewhouse rockstars, Kristen Ewer and Tiffany Bettinger. We were drinking some brews and chatting it up for over 2 hours...so... I had to split t||6/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#21 - Pit to Peak (In a Day)||This is kind of a "crossover" episode. It started with an idea that Andrew and I had, to undertake microadventures from Northern AZ... In a Day. This is the journey that we chose to take first. We would head down to the bottom of Grand Canyon, the Color||2/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#20 - Brew Scholars LIVE (Oct 19th)||This is the audio from a really fun time we had going LIVE at the brewery. We will be doing these Brewcasts each Friday to keep people up to date on the DSB scene. We even had two people come to the brewery to be a part of the show! Whaaaat! ** Go t||10/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#19 - Gettin' Prickly in the Desert||In this episode, we venture out with some of our Beer-Slingers into the Sonoran desert to harvest a staple late summer beer ingredient. We had such a blast with these rock stars and can't wait to do it again! Tap That AZ podcast - Check em out! As||9/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#18 - Brewery Update (aka - Crazy Week!) - Short Trails Episode||Just a quick 6 minute episode on what has been going on in the brewery since I haven't thrown any episodes out there in a while. Summer be Cray-Cray for us here! Cheers and goodnight Ya'll!||8/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#17 - Talkin bout NEIPA's - Short Trails Episode||I sit down for a quick little talk with fellow brewer Ryan Sandlin about the new up and coming style called New England IPA's. Take a listen as we discuss these cloudy, tastey little pieces of Heaven!||5/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#16 - The Great Beaver Yeast Experiment (Part II)||A Short Trails episode to give an update on the wild yeast that we caught down at Beaver Creek near Sedona. Enjoy and please like and follow! I LOVE feedback! ~N||4/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit# 15 - The Beer Runner||This is the audio that goes with the YouTube Live interview with Tim Cigelske, aka The Beer Runner, about his past achievements, life as a beer runner, and his future antics. Video HERE As always, please let us know what you would like to hear on the ne||4/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#14 - The Great Beaver Yeast Experiment! (Pt I)||A Short Trails episode Some audio explaining my trip down to Beaver Creek near Sedona to capture some wild yeast. A blog post will follow soon about the entire process and story as soon as I know that this yeast strain rocks...which it smells like it||1/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#13 - Interview with Andy Schlicker (Harbottle Brewery, Tucson, AZ)||This episode is the audio of my LIVE interview with Andy Schlicker. He and his partners, Michael Figueira and Sam Kroack, are currently putting together Harbottle Brewing Company (formerly FLUX brewing) in Tucson. We discuss his brewing backgrowund,||11/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#12 - NAU collaboration Brew Day||Episode # 12 - NAU Collaboration beer We have the NACBA Northern Arizona University beer club with us in house for this episode. I grabbed some interviews and questions while we brewed a Imperial coffee milk stout! Show Links: NACBA Day||10/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#11 - Drinking Horn Meadery Pt II - Short Trails episode||In this episode we actually go into to meadery production facility and watch as Evan brews the very first batch of DH Mead! He does the work, and I try my hardest to basically not screw it all up... Music generously provided by Bensound.com. Thanks agai||9/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#10 - Bikes, Barks, & Brews||In this Short Trails episode, we talk about a great fundraising event that will help get thousands of dollars to High Country Puppy Rescue here in Flagstaff AZ! PLEASE think about donating anything you can for this awesome cause. Show Notes: Follow a||7/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#9 - The Brewers talk about 100 Beers in a Year!||Ryan and Nick sit down to talk about the crazy past year , brewing 100 different beers! You'll love reminiscing about your favorites and the stories that they bring. MUSIC: Thank you so much to BenSound.com for the awesome tunes! You rock man! S||7/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#8 - short trails - Run & Chug!||In this Short Trails episode we have a few very quick interviews with the participants of the Flagstaff Run & Chug Brewery Run. Enjoy! Show links: Event Page http://www.facebook.com/events/1075315352527464/ Music http://creative||5/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#7 - Drinking Horn Mead w/Evan Anderson||In this episode I talk to Evan Anderson. He and his wife Kelly are so close now to receiving their permits to start Flagstaff's first Meadery! We talk about his start up, his passion for bees, and a whole lot of other shenanigans. Oh, and if you||5/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#6 - Tiger (Geiger) on the Trail||We interview DSB beer sponsored athlete Ryan Geiger about his mtb background, training, and beer drinking. The wind has many other plans :( I am still learning all about the audio side of things but the content is good. Leave a comment or Tweet a mess||5/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#5 Homebrewers, Celiacs, & Omission...Oh my!||In episode #5, we talk with Chris and Amanda Rupka. He is a homebrewer and she is a Celiac. Both lived the life of craft beer enthusiasts in Colorado and then she found out, she couldn't drink the beer! Listen in on our conversation in the back of the||3/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#4 - Kahtoola Race & Bacon Porters||In this episode, we interview racers in Flagstaff's Kahtoola Uphill Race. This is one of the best event/fundraisers of the year and we wouldn't miss it for the world. Hilary Child's is the race director and is passionate about the benefit to Camp Colt||2/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#3 - Burac, Barrels, & Pulled Hammies||=== Podcast Episode #3 SHOWNOTES ===Arizona Beer Week is upon us. Check out the events at AZBEERWEEK Tickets for the Beer loves Wine dinner can be purchased at BEERheartsWINE MUSIC for this episode was provided by the local Flagstaff Rastas Summit||2/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#2.5 - Full Mike Popejoy Interview||For those of you who wanted to listen to the full 45 minute interview with Flagstaff runner and Olympic marathon hopeful, Mike Popejoy. Enjoy and Cheers!Remember to please subscribe and comment on iTunes and let us know what you'd like to hear on Brew T||2/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#2 Mike Popejoy and Beer Dinners||In this episode, you'll hear an interview with Team DSB athlete Mike Popejoy about his training, being a beer sponsored athlete, and all the cool things he is doing while living in Flagstaff. We also share our upcoming Events, Live Music, & Beers. For||1/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode # 1 - Here We Go!||In this, our first episode, we discuss: * Where this podcast is going to go * Recent collaborations with all 7 Flagstaffbreweries and The Perch Brewing in Chandler * Upcoming events for Dark Sky * More **Music for this episode is from Chad Breenan||1/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Great mesh of two of Nick’s loves
Great mix of beer and the great outdoors.
Great info, entertaining, makes me want to brew more. Keep up the good work!
Craft Beer + Outdoor Adventures
Love the combination of craft beer + outdoor adventure!