Jan. 19, 2021

Origins: Iowa and the Quest for the Perfect Beer Temperature

Our second Origins episode has finally arrived! This time Adam takes us to his home state of Iowa to talk about the cold, the drinking traditions, and even a shout out to his high school prom date. And if that’s not enough, we’re doing another patented Beering Ain’t Easy beer experiment - tasting 2 different Midwest stouts at 3 different temperatures to let you, the listener, know which beer temperature is the most ideal for your drinking enjoyment. Have your thermometers at the ready!


Our second Origins episode has finally arrived!  This time Adam takes us to his home state of Iowa to talk about the cold, the drinking traditions, and even a shout out to his high school prom date.  And if that’s not enough, we’re doing another patented Beering Ain’t Easy beer experiment - tasting 2 different Midwest stouts at 3 different temperatures to let you, the listener, know which beer temperature is the most ideal for your drinking enjoyment.  Have your thermometers at the ready!
 

Featured Beers: 

Imperial Banshee.  ReUnion Brewery, Coralville, IA.  Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout.  10% ABV.

Brewer’s Reserve Bourbon Barrel Stout.  Central Waters Brewing Company, Amherst, WI. 10.5% ABV.
 

Other Mentioned Beers/Breweries:

King Sue.  Toppling Goliath Brewing Co., Decorah, IA. 

 

Other Shout-Outs:

Iowa City, Iowa

University of Iowa

Iowa State University

The Pork Industry and Adam’s prom date

Slipnot

John Wayne

 

Featured Metal Music:

False Awakenings by Anders:  https://soundcloud.com/anttu-janhunen/false-awakenings

 

NEW MERCH!!! Find your official Beering Ain't Easy Gear at the following link!

https://www.redbubble.com/shop/ap/66383392
 

On every episode, we rate beers on a scale from 0-5 using the Untappd App, 5 being the highest.

 

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