Jimmy Carbone is joined in the studio by a bunch of great beer guests for 2013’s first installment of Beer Sessions Radio! Ryan Barker of Adobe Blues is in the house talking about the beers at Adobe Blues. Ben Granger from Bierkraft and Josh Bernstein of Craft Beer New York are cracking some beers in the studio and chatting it up! Jeppe Jarnit-Bjergso, Brewer of Evil Twin, talks about gypsy brewing, the American craft beer market, and aging beer. Alex McDonald of Eagle Earth Brewing and A & G Homebrewing Supplies calls in to talk about gruits and bittering herbs, and some of the beers that he’s been making up in New Hampshire. What are some of the weirdest ingredients that have been put into beers? Tune in to hear what hops sell the best at Alex’s homebrew shop, A & G Homebrewing Supplies. Josh Bernstein talks about his new beer app through Craft Beer New York! This episode has been brought to you by GreatBrewers.com.

“Gypsy brewing give you the freedom to do one-off batches, and if it doesn’t turn out well or doesn’t sell, we don’t have to do it again.” [4:00] — Jeppe Jarnit-Bjergso on Beer Sessions Radio

“We do a spin on historical brews, and find different herbs that we can brew with.” [19:30] — Alex McDonald on Beer Sessions Radio