A fun and informative interview with Naptown Pint (Liz Murphy) who drinks for and writes for the Capital Newspaper. She blogs under the pseudonym of Naptown Pint. She talks about what exactly is beer. She knows her stuff when it comes to the ins-and-outs of beer. We talk about the history of Annapolis beer . Finally, we talk about modern Annapolis beer. Liz gives us an in depth analysis of local taverns and she even describes her dream Annapolis bar crawl.
Here is the breakdown of what we talk about on this Annapolis Podcast episode in chronological order:
What is beer exactly?
What is the difference between a lager and an ale?
How long do those old beers in your fridge stay fresh and good to drink?
What are some of the health benefits of beer?
Women were the original brewers. Samantha Adams instead of Sam Adams?
Beer foam and head retention is discussed.
The reason why Liz started Naptown Pint.
We go into Annapolis Beer History. What were Native Americans drinking after a lacrosse game back in the 16th and 17th centuries?
What was the first Maryland brewery? (Hint: It was in Annapolis.)
What would George Washington have drank back in the day?
Which beer would George Washington like today?
Are there currently any Anne Arundel breweries?
The Annapolis Homebrew Club. What it is and how you can get involved.
What are Liz’s favorite and least favorite local beers?
Liz’s dream Annapolis bar crawl.
Liz’s favorite Annapolis bar.
Liz’s favorite local dive bar.
Naptown Pint Blog: www.naptownpint.com
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