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Naptown Pintcast: Alec Ross, Democratic Candidate for Maryland Governor

A few weeks ago, on a frigid afternoon, I made my way to Diamondback Brewing Co., nestled “at the base at the smokestack” in McHenry Row in Baltimore, my tiny recorder in-hand. Instead of my usual guest, the owners of Diamondback were graciously opening their doors a little early so I could interview Alec Ross, […]

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Naptown Pintcast: Julie & Emily, Denizens Brewing Co.

Surprise! I’m dropping two episodes in one day, today, and here’s the second…  If you’re into Maryland beer, and you haven’t heard of Julie Verratti and Emily Bruno of Denizens Brewing Co., can you tell me about the rock you’ve been living under? Does it have a walk-in closet? How’s the square footage? Are utilities […]

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Naptown Pintcast: Carly & Brian Ogden of Attaboy Beer

Surprise! After a small hiatus, the Naptown Pintcast is back. And you’d better buckle up; I’ve got a backlog of episodes I will be firing your way, one after the other, as we head into the New Year. Stay tuned! It’s no secret that Frederick has one of the best beer scenes in the state […]

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Naptown Pintcast: Al and Roy of Waverly Brewing Company

Last week, the team at Waverly Brewing Company celebrated their second anniversary. Though they consider themselves “petite but mighty-ish,” they have made a lasting impression on fellow brewers and the consumers that make up the tight-knit Maryland beer community. They’ve done so with their unabashed personalities, inventive collaborations and a steadfast commitment to have a positive […]

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Naptown Pintcast: Judy, Rob & Stephen of Checkerspot Brewing

They may not have opened their doors yet, but if you’re familiar with the Maryland beer scene or been to a recent Maryland craft beer festival, then you’ve probably heard of Checkerspot Brewing. (FYI, their juniper IPA is dreamy.) Rob Neff & Stephen Marsh of Checkerspot Judy Neff of Checkerspot Freshly-picked elderberries. Black-Eyed Susans, the […]

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Naptown Pintcast: Kevin Blodger of Union Craft Brewing

Have you heard of Union Craft Brewing in Baltimore? Then you probably fall into one of two categories: You love their beer, and you already know how awesome Union head brewer Kevin Blodger is; or You love their beer, and now it’s time to get to know Kevin Blodger. (There’s probably a third category of not […]

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