Season 2

2 Tims and a Jake featuring Misfit Outpost beer

April 12, 2022

Tim Hilbe of Fortress Beerworks comes in clutch with some Misfit Outpost beet for the Hot Tub. 2 Tims, a Jake, badass beer, and Misfit behavior!! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/hottubbeer/support

Sampling the samples from Thistle Draftshop

April 5, 2022

As the GM of Thistle, Jake runs into more samples than he can handle! In this episode we run through samples from El Segundo Brewing, Back Pew Brewing, Fair State Brewing Cooperative, and No Label Brewing. This episode was …

Bläkenwiesen

March 29, 2022

Jake and Tim kept drinking in The Blind Finch for an extended cut. We tried one of Jake's new favorite beers from Copperhead brewing. A wheat beer with a dark side! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/hottubbeer/s…

Fass Brewing: Old world beer in Conroe's oldest building

March 22, 2022

Jake and Tim sit down in Spring's newest speakeasy, The Blind Finch, to try some beer from Conroe's newest brewery, Fass. Sit down with as we discuss Fass beer and solve life's problems! --- Support this podcast: https://…

Surrender to the Hot Tub

March 15, 2022

Johnathan Shannon of Patience Brewing dropped by the hot tub with a special treat. Surrender to the Flow is a MASSIVE beer that makes you want to sit back and enjoy the ride. Listen in as we try the 1st EVER non soured beer …

Lent, Trappist Ales, and the Holy Grail

March 8, 2022

Johnathan Shannon of Patience Brewing, is our guest to talk about a Trappist ales, their history, and what they're significant this time of year. Listen in as we try some beer that brought the Hot Tub closer to the Devine! …

Kent "Honeyboy" Nelson

March 1, 2022

The songwriter for the Hot Tub Beer theme song dropped by the hot tub to visit. We talk art, education, and community all while getting judgemental on some Fortress Beerworks Beer. Top the top off your hot tub and have a bee…

Presidential premature release

Feb. 21, 2022

Steve VonGrimm of Desthil brewing came to sit down with Jake and Tim to get presidential on y'alls asses! We recorded from the newest speakeasy in North Houston, The Blind Finch. Beer styles are paired with the presidential …

Rojo

Feb. 15, 2022

We take a trip to Thistle Draftshop to share a unique beer with the Fairy Godmother of the Houston craft beet scene, Mary Thorn, as well ad Mireya "pool pants" Peña. We take Islla St. Brewing's Rojo, and do it up right with …

Hammer Smashed Face

Feb. 8, 2022

Vince Mandeville of 8th Wonder brewing sits down with Tim and Jake for a trip down memory lane. The crew plus Vince partake in one of Vince's beers from his time at Brash Brewing, Hammer Smashed Face, one of the most METAL …

Taylor's coming out party

Feb. 1, 2022

Friend of the show, Taylor Beasley has a new Job!! In order to congratulate her, the Hot Tub Crew threw her a "Coming out" party. Taylor is now slangin' Tupps, so it was only right that we have a few Tupps beers, and few t…

St. Arnold's own Cicerone

Jan. 25, 2022

Set Sail for Sabroconut Island with a fresh cup of French Press as Saint Arnold's own Cicerone, Jacob Baker is our Guide --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/hottubbeer/support

11 Below crew, samples some sours.

Jan. 18, 2022

After a badass session with 11 Below heavy hitters, Jeff and James stick around to sample some of the last sours to come out of New Braunfels brewing company when Kelly MF Meyer still called the shots! Listen in for some uni…

The Legend of Celis w/ THE Daytona Camps

Jan. 11, 2022

Hot tub crew (mostly Tim) goes a little fan boy (EVERYONE GETS A 4!!), when Daytona Camps of Celis Brewing gets in the hot tub to share some beer, and discuss the legend that has become part of the Texas culture! We talk Pie…

Patience Brewing

Jan. 4, 2022

EXCLUSIVE CONTENT!! If you are lucky enough to know about or have tried any beer from Patience, you know how badass it was to have Johnathan and Brandon in the hot tub!! Listen in to get a glimpse behind the scenes of one of…

Liquid lunch with josh

Dec. 29, 2021

Josh Stewart of Liquid Lunch and Interbrews fame, sits down to talk podcasts, Cigar City and Lunch! If you listen close, you can actually HEAR our learning curve!! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest w…

Cold Beer, hot water, and speedos w/11 below

Dec. 21, 2021

Jeff and James of 11 Below Brewing, jump into the Hot Tub with Jake and Tim to talk milk stouts, patriotic speedos, and many other topics of vast importance to the beer world!! Hang on til the end for a bonus segment!! --- …

Mireya's Blind date

Dec. 14, 2021

There's a little hot tub romance in the air. Mireya "pool pants" Peña found herself single, and the hot tub crew came to the rescue!! Tune in to see what happens on Hot Tub Blind Date featuring 8th Wonder distillery, and Und…

Freshness from John

Dec. 7, 2021

Scott from Boulevard stayed in the hot tub after his episode to try a few more beers! This time we dove into 2 beers made to celebrate the hop harvest, one from Deschutes, and the other from Lagunitas. Both beers were gracio…

Boulevard with Scott

Nov. 30, 2021

Scott from Boulevard jumps in the hot tub with a line up of heavy hitters!! Scott, Jake and Tim talk all things beer and discuss our cease & desist options so that we can finally be a real podcast!! --- This episode is sp…

Hot Tub Road Trip - Waco, tx

Nov. 23, 2021

Ian and Kelly of B52 stayed after thier episode to weigh in on a Waco, TX road trip episode!! We sampled beer from 3 diffrent Waco breweries: Bare Arms, Waco Ale Co. , & Brotherwell, then got real judgmental on their ass!! J…

In the back yard with B52

Nov. 16, 2021

Head B52 Brewer Ian, and marketing director Kelly join Jake and Tim in the Hot Tub for a few beers. We feature a spiced porter, a West Coast DIPA, and a fruited sour. Stay tuned for bonus segment with a couple of B52 beer th…

Tripping animals

Nov. 9, 2021

Mireya "pool pants" Peña, Jake, and Tim jump in the hot tub with a brewery from Florida on a WINDY afternoon. Otters and Os sour, and Lobsters and Pina Coladas triple IPA are in the menu as we find out just how many drug acr…

Weathered Souls

Nov. 2, 2021

Jake, Mireya, and Tim, get in the Hot Tub to relax after a long day of work! We diagnose Jake's handwriting issues, reveal Mireya's tagger name, then start drinking beer. Weathered souls brewing was the beer of choice. We st…

S.H.I.T.

Oct. 29, 2021

Jake, Mireya and Tim all jump in the hot tub to record a special episode with a special beer. So Happens It's Tuesday from The Bruery over in California commemorates Oct. 29th 1929, or Black Tuesday. We try to bring a little…

Destihl with Steve

Oct. 27, 2021

Steve from Destihl dips a toe in the hot tub, with Taylor from Legal Draft, Mireya "pool pants" Peña, Cicerone Jacob Baker, Jake, and.........Tim. we cover the spectrum with a sour, and IPA, then say goodnight with a Bourbon…

Rocket Pop by Untitled Art (from the vault)

Oct. 19, 2021

At the end of a loooooooooong session Jake convinced Cicerone Jacob Baker and Tim to stay in the Hot Tub for a seltzer. Take a listen for a review on a sugary seltzer that goes pop in your mouth!!! --- This episode is spo…

Panther Island: There Gose my Hero (from the vault)

Oct. 19, 2021

Kelly MF Myer aka the pucker gangster joined Tim and Jake in the hot tub with some Bad Ass beers, but first we practiced with a warm up episode. Originally recorded right before the "New Braunfels Brewing Company: All the Co…

Legal Draft with Taylor Beasley 🔨

Oct. 12, 2021

We filled the hot tub with some great guests to try some Legal Draft beer! Steve of Desthil, Cicerone Jacob Baker of St. Arnold, Social media marketing director Mireya "pool pants" Pena, & Taylor Beasley of Legal Draft all j…

B 52 - Hot Tub in the BREWHOUSE

Oct. 5, 2021

For the first time ever, in the entire world, a podcast is recorded in the pack of a truck, in an inflatable pool, in the BREWHOUSE!! Ian, Kelly, Lainie, and Cameron ALL, jump in the Hot Tub with Jake and Tim for an EPIC 5 b…

True Anomaly

Sept. 28, 2021

Tim, Jake, and Cultural Attache/listener supporter Boris get down with some Houston beer from True Anomaly. It starts with a sour, heads to the West Coast, and ends in a sky lab for an EPIC Hot Tub adventure. Even Hot Tub ma…

Pondaseta brewing

Sept. 28, 2021

With hops named after the City of Gold,this IPA from Amarillo isn't fooling anybody!! This can of Pyrite just might be the real deal!! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https:/…

Ingenious Brewing Co.

Sept. 21, 2021

Tim, Jake, and Cultural Attache/ listener supporter, Boris dive into a few Ingenious beers. We start out tame, then go wild with some stuff that Ingenious is known for!! Come on in, the water's fine!! --- This episode is …

Adroit Theory

Sept. 14, 2021

Jake , Tim, and our newly christened Cultural Attache / listener supporters Boris take a strange trip with some beer from Adroit Theory. We go from light lager (Thrash Metal) to black IPA (Invisible Art). The beers don't dis…

Weathered souls- Darker The Berry

Sept. 14, 2021

Cultural Attache Boris Remy joins Jake and Tim in the Hot Tub for a beer from San Antonio based Weathered Soul Brewing? While we now for certain, breakfast beers are a thing, does a blackberry kettle sour hit the spot before…

Hot Tub Book Club Take 3 --- Get Stiff

Sept. 7, 2021

Listener supporters, Cheryl, and Dawn jump in the rub with Mary, Kylee, Kayla, and Mike to examine the curious life of cadavers! 🧟‍♂️🧟‍♀️🧟‍♂️🧟‍♀️ Have you ever wondered what happens to your body if you donate it to "science"…

Super double secret release

Sept. 3, 2021

This release might get us in super double secret probation with a few breweries, but if you don't have haters, are you really playing the game!! ???! This was a conversation caught by listener supporter Mary Thorn, and publi…

Star Sailor's National wing day with Bells Brewing

Aug. 31, 2021

Join us for a star studded outing at Star Sailor bar in the Houston Heights! We deviate from the norm a bit to try wings, beer and hot sauce. Listen to hear the opinions of Scott from Boulevard, Thomas from Bells, and of cou…

Stained Glass Sinners

Aug. 24, 2021

Is an imperial porter a thing?? Join the debate when we try Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God from Andy Benton's Stained Glass Beerworks. James and Dime from 11 below brewing sit in with Jake and Tim to get judgemental o…

11 below Bigger Mistake

Aug. 24, 2021

What's better than a big mistake???? A BIGGER MISTAKE!! Jake throws a shot of Whistlepig in the bottom of a Big Mistake stout from 11 below. Is this a mistake or MFing genius!??!?!?? Listen to find out!! --- This episode …

On location @ 11 Below

Aug. 17, 2021

Breaking records and drinking full beers!!! Thats how 11 below does Hot Tub Beer!! We fit Jeff, Brandon, Dannon, James (technically 2 people), Jake, and Tim pile in to set a record number of people in the mobile hot tub at 1…

Hot tub book club take 2, The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

Aug. 10, 2021

We jump in the hot tub with the book club ladies to take a deep dive into The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid. Mimosas start the session, but we take rate the Pink Nebula by Local Group Brewing. An offer…

New Magnolia Brewing

Aug. 3, 2021

We drove the Hot Tub to New Magnolia Brewing in a Thunder storm in order to try some incredible beer. We start with GABF bronze winner Heights light lager, then Ennio Pils, Hella pils, Redwood IPA, and end with GABF bronze w…

3 Floyd's zombie dust 🧟‍♂️🧟‍♀️🧟‍♂️🧟‍♀️

July 27, 2021

We closed the doors in New Braunfels with a special treat from a Thistle regular. We taste a badass brew and create a new classification of IPA !!! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a pod…

5 stones Artisan Brewing

July 27, 2021

Kelly MF Meyer of New Braunfels brewing company take Tim and Jake on an adventure to 5 stones Artisan brewing. This brewery is a true hidden gem 💎. Brewery utility man, Justice shows us the ropes on some truly Heavenly beer!…

Astral @ New Braunfels

July 20, 2021

The Hot Tub Crew brings a little bit of Houston to New Braunfels. We taste and rate, Texas Carbon Lager, Pure Guava, and Dr. Brain of Astral Brewing with Kelly MF Meyer!! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The ea…

On location @ New Braunfels Brewing Company

July 14, 2021

The hot tub travels to downtown New Braunfels to do an episode on the front steps of the New Braunfels brewing company. We start with the 2017 version of their staple Blondine, then compare it to the 2021 version before we g…

8th Wonders new High Grade West Coast IPA

July 6, 2021

Jake, Jacob , and Tim jump in the hot tub with an 8th Wonder beer for the 1st time EVER!! Have you tried this new west coast beer with a Houston spin?!?!?!? It'd be a lot cooler if you did!!🥬 --- This episode is sponsored…

IPA battle round 3🥊🥊🥊Striker vs. Art Car vs. Entropic

July 6, 2021

Houston IPA battle round 3!!! This will determine our last Qualifier into the final to determine who is the 0fficial Hot Tub Beer, unofficial best IPA in the Houston area! Who will face Hipster Sauce and Mini Boss in the cha…

Hot Tub Book Club 📚w/ Live Oak beers🌳🍻

June 30, 2021

Thunderstorms ⛈⚡🌩 put the podcast on the covered porch for a special edition of hot tub beers. Several literature professionals dive into The Quarry by Damon Galgut and along the way, rate the Hefeweizen, Pilsner, Amber Lage…