This week we sit down with Cosimo Sorrentino who recently announced his departure from Monkey Paw and South Park Brewing Co. Hear him give details on his choice, what may come next for him and where he may head for the next chapter of his beer journey. Plus tons more including home brew tips, thoughts on SD Beer currently, thoughts in “independent” beer and SDBW. Don’t miss out, folks!
Happy San Diego Beer Week! Don’t miss out on this weeks very special SDBW episode where we have two special guests – We sit down with Cosimo Sorrentino of Monkey Paw and South Park Brewing as our special guest of the week with Rudy Pollorena of CraftBeerd sitting in as a guest co-host! Tune in to hear all about Cosimo’s beer journey from foodie, to home brewer all the way to becoming one of San Diego’s favorite local brewers. He gives us some insight into his home brew days plus gives some valuable tips for listeners looking to get into home brewing and how to take your home brew game to the next level. Hear about the upcoming Monkey Paw anniversary party, including news on two exclusive bottled beers about to be released and how you can get your hands on them. We also discuss Monkey Paw’s stance and embracing the “Independent” label in San Diego, which leads to a strong conversation about independent beer as a whole in both San Diego and the United States. Of course, the big news being Cosimo’s recent announcement – We dive deep into conversation with him regarding the choice to leave MP and SPBC, why he plans to leave San Diego for the next chapter in his beer journey and hear some of the things that he is looking for and what could excite him about a new beer city. We also discuss Cosimo’s thoughts on the current state of beer in San Diego – where things are now and where things could be headed and shares how you can continue to positively impact your local beer community. Also, hear what he will miss most about San Diego when he does leave our city. All this plus much more including some of Cosimo’s plans and thoughts on SDBW, we Get Social with social media questions, hear about some brand new, San Diego Beer Week collaboration beers happening at South Park Brewing Company. Plus, hear Rudy talk about his brand new craft beer inspired designs available now online and all week for SDBW!
Opening Track – “Conversations” by Brothers Weiss. From their EP Conversations available now!
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