https://app.pippa.io/public/streams/5ad5314e6d0deb6d48a87174/episodes/5b48ed618a703e835e945484.mp3 In this episode, we go over our weekend road trip through Western New York and discuss the colorful history of a few towns that we passed through: one that is known as the “birthplace of WNY”, another that was the birthplace of the author of the Pledge of Allegiance, and a town that… Read More Episode 24: Find Your Hoppy Place
https://app.pippa.io/public/streams/5ad5314e6d0deb6d48a87174/episodes/5b3fd9a7e36875fb6ffbd920.mp3 Ah, Canada and the U.S.A. They gained their independence the same week in July (almost 100 years apart) and they’ve been friends since the very beginning right? WRONG! *thunder crashes* The year is 1812 and Congress declares war on Canada! Not really, they declared war on Great Britain who had control of Canada.… Read More Episode 23: Need Some Ice For That Burn?
https://app.pippa.io/public/streams/5ad5314e6d0deb6d48a87174/episodes/5b36606372a3a0792f87df52.mp3 We say it every week: we’re a history podcast, brewed for your enjoyment. This week, we talk local brews of a different sort: coffee! A building occupied by one of our favorite coffee spots has a lot of history behind it. Join us as we talk about how we love our local coffee scene… Read More Episode 22: This Episode is the (Coffee) S**t
https://app.pippa.io/public/streams/5ad5314e6d0deb6d48a87174/episodes/5b2d2703825bb3a63f82bbb9.mp3 In this episode we delve into a Buffalo historical figure who Haley has been super excited to talk about: Red Jacket! As expected, any talk involving post-European Native American history can get a little serious, but we promise it’s not too much of a bummer! We even get a little spooky and discuss… Read More Episode 21: Ruby Red Jacket
https://app.pippa.io/public/streams/5ad5314e6d0deb6d48a87174/episodes/5b23f0ffe9b5fdb84a28f5e9.mp3 This week, we stumbled upon an episode topic by accident (as we tend to do) and revisited Buffalo’s Old First Ward at the Barrel Factory, home of one of Buffalo’s newest breweries, Pressure Drop Brewing! This place is really awesome, and hits all of our “good place” vibes. They don’t make barrels here anymore… Read More Episode 20: Coop Du Jour
https://app.pippa.io/public/streams/5ad5314e6d0deb6d48a87174/episodes/5b1ab37dcf1ded3845f4d45f.mp3 We’re back everybody! (Congratulations to Troy for coming up with the episode name this week!) This episode has been in the works since the beginning of the project, and here we are finally doing it! Take a listen as we cover the history of Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory and one of their many notable… Read More Episode 19: Thicc Man
Same Style, Same Story. Hennepin; a farmhouse saison by Brewery Ommegang. It’s yeasty, spicy, dry, and one of my favorites. I especially enjoy purchasing the 750 mL bottle, as it takes well to cellaring. When chatting with Matt Kahn, we mentioned this beer in particular when discussing Big Ditch’s Beautiful River saison. It was… Read More Shower (beer) Thoughts #5