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TBP Presents: Almanac Beer Co.’s Jesse Friedman @ Blind Tiger Ale House

Topics Covered:

  • History and philosophy of Almanac Beer Co..
  • Where they brew their beers and how they’ve grown into their shared space (dedicated fermenters and 1,000 barrels).
  • How they keep all there barrels organized, aged at the correct temperature, and tested throughout the aging process for off flavors.
  • Almanac’s house sour culture.
  • The importance of blending barrels to achieve the flavor profile that they’re looking for.
  • Almanac’s “clean” beers – Almanac IPA and Saison Dolores
  • What inspired Almanac Beer Co. (a small brewery) to take the leap and decide to distribute to NYC (a large tap focused market).
  • Intermission (audio podcast only): The Brewed Palate’s sponsors
  • Jesse and Damian’s (founders of Almanac) homebrewing roots: Importance of joining a homebrewing club (they met at a SF homebrewing club meeting), developing Almanac Beer Co. recipes, and Jesse’s early homebrews.
  • Future plans for Almanac: fall beers (Dark Pumpkin Sour and Heirloom Pumpkin Barleywine), upcoming beers, and aim to open a tasting room in San Francisco.
  • Ending credits…

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