TTP Episode 9 – Eagle Park

The Tap Takeover Podcast stays at home in Milwaukee this week to speak with the new kids on the block – Eagle Park Brewing! Jake and Jackson give us the lowdown on establishing a new brand in a crowded market, brewing with bourbon barrel-aged coffee beans, the challenges of navigating the legalities of brewing, and playing live music after too many high ABV craft beers. Come taste some of the freshest new beers in town with us! Cheers!

TTP Goose Island BCS at Romans’ Pub

The Tap Takeover Podcast takes over Romans’ Pub for a special Milwaukee Beer Week Goose Island BCS event! We check in with Rich from Goose Island Brewing to discuss 2013 Bourbon Count Stout, the newly released Cooper Project, and other events around town. And we talk with Mike Romans to find out just exactly which barrels are currently aging in his cellar waiting to be tapped! And stay tuned for a full recap episode of Milwaukee Beer Week coming soon to the Podcast! Cheers!

TTP Central Waters at Honeypie

The Tap Takeover Podcast pays a visit to Honeypie Cafe for a special Milwaukee Beer Week Firkin event! We check in with Ryan from Central Waters to discuss beer, food, and maple syrup, and we talk with Heather from Honeypie to find out what makes their comfort food so darned tasty! If you’re looking for Jesus, you’ll find him worshiping in front of the pie display case. And stay tuned for a full recap episode of Milwaukee Beer Week coming soon to the Podcast! Cheers!

TTP Burnhearts and Goodkind

The Tap Takeover Podcast sits down with BJ, owner of Burnhearts and Goodkind, for Milwaukee Beer Week! We

discuss the Half Acre + Live Music event at Burnhearts this past Sunday, the Perennial Artisan
Ales’ tap takeover at Goodkind on Tuesday, as well as the Central Waters + Burnhearts event on Wednesday. With 19 taps in store, including many highly-coveted, barrel-aged works of art from CW, this is shaping up to be the event of the week! Cheers!

TTP Cherry Bounce at Oscar’s

The Tap Takeover Podcast stop’s by Oscar’s on Pierce for Milwaukee Beer Week! We join Shawn Benson from Milwaukee Brewing Company as he taps a keg of Louie’s Cherry Bounce. We discuss the upcoming MKE events to check out this week, and some Beer festivals on the horizon. And stay tuned for a full recap episode of Milwaukee Beer Week coming soon to the Podcast! Cheers!

TTP El Granador at Camino

The Tap Takeover Podcast pays a visit to Camino Bar and Eatery for a special Milwaukee Beer Week tapping of Central Waters’ El Granador! We check in with Ryan from Central Waters to see where they’ll be dropping the good kegs this week, and we talk with Assau from Camino to hear all about their extensive beer list. On to the next stop! And stay tuned for a full recap episode of Milwaukee Beer Week coming soon to the Podcast! Cheers!

TTP Stein & Dine Promo

The Tap Takeover Podcast takes over Stein & Dine to kick off Milwaukee Beer Week! Join us at our Fizzics-sponsored booth as we meet our fans, share some beer, and meet a few of the brewers that make these events so much fun. And stay tuned for a full recap episode of Milwaukee Beer Week coming soon to the Podcast! Cheers!

TTP Preview – Milwaukee Beer Week

Milwaukee Beer Week runs from April 22nd-29th. Come meet the Tap Takeover Podcast crew as we explore some amazing beer-tappings around the city, starting with our booth at Stein and Dine sponsored by Fizzics Waytap! Let us be your guides through an amazing week of Tap Takeover events, and check out MilwaukeeBeerWeek.com for a full list of festivities. Also, stay tuned for a special Milwaukee Beer Week episode detailing all of the fun experiences, through the beer-goggles of the Tap Takeover Posse! Cheers!

TTP Episode 8 – Proximity Malt

In Episode 8 of the Tap Takeover Podcast, the boys pay a visit to Proximity Malt in Milwaukee for the first in our Maltster Interview Series! They’ve opened up a new storefront in Milwaukee’s Fifth Ward, and Dave Kuske – Vice President of Operations – was gracious enough to sit down with us and give us the low-down on the recent production expansions in Colorado and Delaware. Dave gives us a tour of the facility which houses state of the art malt equipment, we find about his start as a home brewer and how it led him to Proximity Malt, and we also do our first live wort tasting! Plus breaking beer news! We hope that the next time you are enjoying your favorite beer, you take a second to think of all the hard work that goes into perfecting the exquisite malt in that beer. Cheers!

TTP Episode 7 – Half Acre

Get ready for another Tap Takeover Podcast Road Trip as we continue our Brewery Interview Series! This time it’s a visit to Sweet Home Chicago as the crew sits down at Half Acre Brewing with Head-Brewer Matt Young and Brewery Sales-Rep Kelli Playtek to discuss all aspects of the Craft Beer Industry. We’ve got a handful of your Listener Questions to ask and answer, Breaking News on the “Heavy Gem Collaboration” between Half Acre and Tired Hands Brewery, and a Live Tasting of all 4 variations of the 2017 Big Hugs Imperial Coffee Stout series! Plus, there’s a controversy a-brewing as we discuss the pro’s and con’s of aging those big beers versus enjoying them ASAP. Grab a tasty beverage and join us for the incredible opportunity to spend time with the folks behind one of the hottest, most eclectic breweries in the country! Let’s Roll Out the Barrel!