Posts by James Marriott

Hopcast Half Pint: January 2019

Photo 16-01-2019, 17 14 57

Adam and James try out beers from a couple of new breweries in the spirit of Tryanuary, plus one from an old favourite. We talk beer festival news and reveal the winners of our first ever Golden Hop awards. James was banned from seeing the vote, so see if he correctly predicts the winners in…

Happy Birthday Us!

Photo 07-01-2019, 21 35 34

It’s our first birthday and so we head back to where it all began: Bar Stewards. Al and Charlie join James, Adam and Laura for our Tryanuary special, as we each bring a beer to try we wouldn’t normally go for. We get through beers from Black Jack / Wild Weather, Yonder, Northern Whisper, Magic…

1x
0:00
0:00

Hopcast Half Pint: December 2018

IMG_6478

We’re feeling festive for this month’s Hopcast Half Pint. Adam and James try a Christmas-ish cranberry and ginger dark sour from Marble in Manchester, a new Gluten Free offering from Acorn in Barnsley, and a waffle and blueberry breakfast stout from Vocation and Yeastie Boys. Plus we find out about a new brewery coming to Sheffield, the…

Podcrawl 2018 (Merry Christmas!)

IMG_20181204_220131

It’s December and so the Hopcast team get into the festive spirit in the only way we know how – going on a pub crawl… or should we say Podcrawl. Adam, James, Laura and Sean make four stops around Sheffield, with each responsible for picking one round. Whose beer pick will prove the most popular? We start…

Hopcast Half Pint: November 2018

IMG_6237

Adam and James are reunited for November’s Half Pint and try out beers from Brewdog, Loka Polly and Blue Monkey Brewery There’s a lot of news to get through as they talk new venues in Sheffield, moving venues in Sheffield, a venue celebrating a birthday and one celebrating a top honour in Sheffield, plus news…