Podcasts: The High and Mighty Beer Show

The High and Mighty Beer Show

Three brothers, a world of beer and a spit bucket. An often amusing, sometimes educational and always opinionated glimpse into the world of beer with your guides beer importers the Shelton Brothers – Dan, Joel, Will and Robert.

highandmighty

The High and Mighty Beer Show 87 (7/27/13)

In this All-American show, Dan is joined by Jolly Pumpkin’s Ron Jeffries, St Somewhere’s Bob Sylvester, and Matt The Socialist.

highandmighty

The High and Mighty Beer Show 86 (7/20/13)

The revolutionary German brewers Braustelle/Freigeist/Monarchy drop in to discuss gose, spruce poaching, and being Prussian.

highandmighty

The High and Mighty Beer Show 85 (7/13/13)

The makers of Czech beer Kout return to explain why their beer is better than Pilsner Urquell, while Germany’s brewers Braustelle pop in for a cameo.

highandmighty

The High and Mighty Beer Show 84 (7/6/13)

Jan Skala and Adrian Ĺ aroch of legendary revivalist Czech brewery Kout na Ĺ umavÄ› pay a rare visit to the US to reveal the true origins of Pilsner

highandmighty

The High and Mighty Beer Show 83 (6/29/13)

Short on beer info but packed with witty repartee, this wacky edition of the show features a call-in to the Shelton Bros’ mom, who riffs on God and Samuel Adams

highandmighty

The High and Mighty Beer Show 82 (6/22/13)

The boys ring up old friend Yvan De Baets, Belgian historian, nobel hop head, and brewer of the superbly dry…

highandmighty

The High and Mighty Beer Show 81 (6/15/13)

In NYC, Mikkeller’s Jacob Gram Alsing discusses the visionary gypsy brewery’s newest projects- west coast bars, Danish moonshine, and 3-month-long family leave for dads.

highandmighty

The High and Mighty Beer Show 80 (6/8/13)

Tore Gynther, Mikkeller-protegé, Viking, and creator of the infamous “F@#! Art” ales, joins the Shelton team for an obscenity-laced look at recent Danish zymurgy and beer label design.

highandmighty

The High and Mighty Beer Show 79 (6/1/13)

Brewer, historian, equestrian, and flower-picker Urban Winkler explains the real history behind the German Beer Purity Law and the evil “gruit” beers that inspired it.

highandmighty

The High and Mighty Beer Show 78 (5/25/13)

An American-swill tasting leads to a phone call to Urban Winkler, Franconian brewer and historian, who explains why all lagers are not created equal.

Recent Headlines

in Black Friday, National

PHOTOS: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

AP353037153391_2

The 88th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade stepped off in NYC, officially ushering in the holiday season.

in National

Thanksgiving grease cooks up plumbing disasters

turkey

Thanksgiving is a royal pain in the U.S. drain.

in National

Ebola survivors thankful for ‘second chance’

ebola

Six of the nine Ebola patients treated in the U.S. met for the first time.

in National

Thanksgiving travel at a 7-year high

gas

More than 46 million Americans are expected to travel over the holiday weekend.

in Black Friday, National

History of the holiday: Thanksgiving

14-overlay1

Thanksgiving celebrations date back to the first European settlements in America, but it wasn't until the 1860s that it was declared a national holiday.