Posts by James Marriott

Hopcast Half Pint Episode 2: August 2018

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OK so we promised it would be half an hour and feature two beers. So, it’s 40 minutes and features three beers, but it’s better than two hours, right? Episode 2 of the Hopcast Half Pint sees Adam and James try beers from Two Roads, Abbeydale Brewery, and a collaboration between Lost Industry, Steel City…

Episode 8: A Journey Through IPAs


We head to The Greystones for Episode 8 of the Hopcast where we celebrate National IPA Day (honest, it’s a real thing!) Find out all about the pub from Jack and Rick. We meet Jim, perhaps better known as Dr Tank ‘n’ Stein on Twitter, and we discuss the upcoming Peakender and Funk Fest beer…

Hopcast Half Pint: Pilot Episode

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Welcome to the first in ourĀ side project – The Hopcast Half Pint. James and Adam will get together in the middle of each month to try a couple of beers and have a chat about the latest news in the beer world and in Sheffield’s beer scene. It’ll be about half an hour usually but…

Episode 7: Tramlines Special


Episode 7 of the Sheffield Hopcast comes from the offices of Tramlines, aheadĀ of this year’s festival. We begin with a tribute to Festival Director and co-founder Sarah Nulty, who passed away earlier in the week at the age of 36. This episode is dedicated to Sarah’s memory and amazing legacy – a real legend in…

Episode 6: Beer World Cup

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We have football fever in this month’s Sheffield Hopcast in our first ‘special’ episode – the Beer World Cup, at the amazing Walkley Beer Co. Each of the crew drew two countries and had a month to find the best beer to represent each one. Now, it’s a battle of the beers to see which…