Everyone seems to host a podcast now, from your mailman to your barber – which means there are a lot of bad podcasts out there. Never fear! Draught Lines waded through a multitude to give you our list of the best beer podcasts guaranteed to put some fizz into your morning commute.
She’s Crafty: Talk on Tap
This wacky comedy podcast, taped in San Antonio, invites listeners to join Catherine Contreras on her “drunken journey to beer knowledge.” With celebrity guests, live music and plenty of delicious craft beer, She’s Crafty is a refreshing female perspective on a male dominated industry.
Listen to Season 6 Episode 8
Catherine goes on a beery adventure with badass women in beer.
Good Beer Hunting
With a rotating lineup of hosts, Good Beer Hunting is an award-winning podcast that features interviews with a wide spectrum of folks working in and around the beer industry. Started by Pennsylvania’s own Michael Kiser, this podcast has delightful insights into all things beer.
Listen to Episode 229
Caitlin Landesberg, founder of Sufferfest, details the new “functional” beer movement.
The Sour Hour
Hosted by one of the co-founders of The Rare Barrel Beer Company out of Berkeley, CA, The Sour Hour is a must for anyone who enjoys sour beer. Tune in for in-depth, uber geeky discussions diving into the intricate process of making sour and wild ales.
Listen to Episode 104
Russian River’s Vinnie Cilurzo reveals all the cool details at his brand-new brewing facility.
Craft Beer & Brewing Podcast
An offshoot of the stellar Craft Beer & Brewing Magazine, this podcast features interviews with brewers from Allagash, Modern Times and Russian River, but also makes time to cover homebrewing, marketing and technical brewing know-how.
Listen to Episode 88
Allagash’s Brewmaster Jason Perkins shares the lessons he’s learned in over twenty years at the Maine brewery.
One-part beer appreciation, one-part drunken comedy, The Beerists is a weekly podcast among friends who just love drinking beer. Co-hosts John Rubio, Grant Davis, Laura Christie and Mike Lambert meet every Monday to taste, discuss and judge five different beers from all over the world.
Listen to Episode 386
The gang samples the strongest beers EVER including two of BrewDog’s heavy hitters: Tactical Nuclear Penguin (32%) and Sink the Bismarck! (41%)