Born into the bar business, the world of beer geekery was inevitable. Having co-hosted and produced the In One Day Radio podcast for almost five years, it was time to launch the Portland Beer Club Podcast.
Favorite Beer Styles: IPA, BBA Stouts/Porters/Barleywines, and has been learning how to love sours.
Beer History: Homebrewer for 6-8 years (I've lost count), grew up in the bar business (my dad was one of the two first Widmer customers), & hosted In One Day Radio for 4+ years (a beer friendly show sponsored by Mainbrew & ABV Public House). Beer is best when you're drinking beer.
AKA... The Ramshack aka The Ramhouse. One smart cookie. His expanding knowledge of brewing beer is outgrowing his internal motherboard. No longer able to purchase beer because he has too much homebrew.
Favorite Beer Styles: (in no particular order) IPA, Sours, Big BBA Beers
Beer History: Yes
Beer Styles: "Saison, Lager, IPA... strike the Lager, change to Pilsner."
You can find more about Chad at www.facebook.com/brewshackfuntimeshow or search for Before Noon Presents: The Happy #Brewshack Fun Time Show on Youtube.
And ask him who he's brewed with. He'll love to tell you... ok... we'll tell you... Fort George, Block 15, Ecliptic, Great Notion, and Ex Novo. But ask him anyway.