Brewing and biking – these are today’s themes on Fuhmentaboudit! Tune into this episode to hear Chris Cuzme and Mary Izett talk with Gary Glass, the Director of the American Homebrewers Association. Hear about the growth of the National Homebrewers Conference, and how the legality of homebrew has increased brewing amongst hobbyists. Also in the studio is Jeffrey Michael, better known as “The Biking Brewer”. Hear Jeffrey talk about his excitement about his first time at the National Homebrewers Conference! The 2013 National Homebrewers Conference is located in Philadelphia; hear the cast talk about the Philadelphia craft beer scene and their favorite Philly beer spots! Hear Jeffrey talk about some of the up-and-coming maltsters in North Carolina, and what that means for area homebrewers. Hear about some of the awesome farm-to-table endeavors in The Old North State! Thanks to our sponsor, Whole Foods.
“In lots of ways, North Carolina has this strong, agrarian culture. It’s really coming through in the hops and the grains.” [26:45] — Jeffrey Michael on Fuhmentaboudit!