Ontario Craft Brewers' Podcast


In this second part of the Ontario Brewer Podcast on imperial stouts, Rob Creighton, from Grand River Brewing and Ancil Hartman, from Kichesippi Beer, the Ottawa brewery that brews the Scotch Irish brands, talk us through a tasting of the Russian Gun Imperial Stout and the John By Imperial Stout, commenting on how some of the ingredients come through in the aroma and flavour. Ancil and Rob also tell us about the glassware that they like to use when tasting these beers and share some ideas for food pairing.

Direct download: OCB_Podcast_2011-01b-ImperialStoutTasting.mp3
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This month, Mirella Amato of Beerology sits down with Rob Creighton from the Grand River Brewing in Cambridge and Ancil Hartman from Kichesippi Beer, the Ottawa brewery that brews the Scotch Irish brands, to find out more about their imperial stouts. In the first part of this Ontario Brewer Podcast, Rob and Ancil share the ingredients and techniques involved in making the Grand River Russian Gun and the Scotch Irish John By. Both these beers have names that reflect the local heritage. Listen in as Rob tells the story of the Russian Gun and how it came to be in the city of Galt (part of Cambridge). Ancil explains how important Lieutenant-Colonel John By was in the development of the city of Ottawa.

Direct download: OCB_Podcast_2011-01a-ImperialStout.mp3
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