Naptown Pintcast: Snowball, Binky & Maryland Beer Laws in 2019

Naptown Pintcast: Snowball, Binky & Maryland Beer Laws in 2019

Welcome to the first episode of season three of the Naptown Pintcast. This podcast was recorded on a late chilly afternoon in mid-February — snuggled up in the VIP booth at Waverly Brewing Company in the Hampden neighborhood of Baltimore. …under the menacing gaze of Snowball and Binky: My guests on this “roundtable” episode are…

Naptown Pintcast: Cindy Mullikin (Mully’s) & Maureen O’Prey (Historian)

Naptown Pintcast: Cindy Mullikin (Mully’s) & Maureen O’Prey (Historian)

A long time ago, in a town far, far away — okay, not that far away; just Prince Frederick, Maryland — I got to hang out for a couple of hours with two of the coolest ladies on the Maryland beer scene. Cindy Mullikin of Mully’s Brewery (and the newly-elected president of the Brewers Association of…

Naptown Pintcast: Ty & Gina of Hysteria + Captain Jen of Schooner Woodwind

Naptown Pintcast: Ty & Gina of Hysteria + Captain Jen of Schooner Woodwind

Earlier this week, on a late, cloudy Monday afternoon Ty and Gina of Hysteria Brewing Co. (Columbia) and I descended upon the dining room of Captain Jennifer Kaye of the Schooner Woodwind (Annapolis) talk about something awesome. It’s the Schooner Woodwind’s 25th birthday this year and, to celebrate, Captain Jen collaborated with Hysteria to brew the…

Naptown Pintcast: Colin & Francis, Diamondback Brewing Company

Naptown Pintcast: Colin & Francis, Diamondback Brewing Company

While most Maryland beer drinkers are familiar with Diamondback Brewing Co.’s bustling taproom located in Locust Point’s McHenry Row in South Baltimore, its opening back in 2016 was actually a “re-introduction” of Diamondback to the area and the Maryland craft beer scene. In fact, Diamondback first started making beer commercially back in 2014 with the…