This week, Jimmy checks in with two of New York’s new breweries. Co-founder John Dantzler and sales director Keith Sansone of Torch & Crown Brewing Company join Jimmy to talk about how they got started. John explains how he and his co-founder went from childhood friends to homebrewers to business partners, their flagship beers, and learning the skills (chemistry know-how, business savvy) they needed to succeed. They’re also joined by Cortlandt Toczylowski, owner and head brewer of King’s Court Brewing Company, who tells the story of serendipitously discovering his brewery site in Poughkeepsie.

Beer List:

Torch and Crown’s Slightly Sour

Torch and Crown’s Almost Famous IPA

Torch and Crown’s Sub Rosa Lager

Torch and Crown’s Intersect: Simcoe + Idaho 7, Session IPA

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