Episode 13: Happy Birthday Us!

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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…

Hopcast Half Pint: December 2018

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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…

Episode 12: Podcrawl 2018 (Merry Christmas!)

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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

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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…

Episode 11: Season To Be Beerful

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November’s Hopcast comes from The Lescar in Sharrow Vale and gets us in the festive spirit, trying out four Christmas beers. Adam, Sean and Laura are joined by our special guest, Hannah from Neepsend Brewery. James is away for the main recording, but we hear from him as he chats to Josh from Blue Bee brewery…