Brew Professor Blog

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Talking About Beer on WVXU

You read my words on the blog but now you can hear my voice and think to yourself that I don’t sound how you imagined.  I was honored to sit down with Jim Nolan...

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The Growler Apocalypse

Oh the beer growler. The friendly, familiar, smile-inducing 64oz brown jug that many of us love and hate. Wait, hate? Yeah, I sometimes lose patience with the growler because I don’t have the time,...

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Evolution of a Brewery: Rhinegeist

It’s been a while since I last visited Rhinegeist and shared the plans of the in-progress brewery.  I’ve had the chance to speak with head brewer, Jim Matt, on a few occasions and I’m...

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Hops to regain roots in Cincinnati

Most of us are familiar with Cincinnati’s strong brewing heritage stemming from the heavily German populace in Over-The-Rhine.  However, you may not realize that these breweries required great quantities of barley and hops.  Online...