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Join the San Diego Hoppy Hour as we tour local breweries and talk to owners, brewmasters, and community members. Learn a little about your neighborhood with the SDCA Flight Club. Support us at http://sdcaflightclub.com.

San Diego Hoppy Hour Podcast - Craft Beer Radio Marco Castillo & George Ricoy

    • Society & Culture

Join the San Diego Hoppy Hour as we tour local breweries and talk to owners, brewmasters, and community members. Learn a little about your neighborhood with the SDCA Flight Club. Support us at http://sdcaflightclub.com.

    Ep. 15 - Embarcadero Brewing & LoveThyNeighbor Collab. - Everybody Loves the Blonde - 05-23-19

    Ep. 15 - Embarcadero Brewing & LoveThyNeighbor Collab. - Everybody Loves the Blonde - 05-23-19

    Join George, Gustavo, and I as we cover the Embarcadero Brewing & LoveThyNeighbor beer release. A beautiful honey-gold blonde ale, George does love those blonds, LOL. Sounds like Gustavo had a great time brewing it. Great event, good beer, good cause. #hoppydays #hoppyhour #makeithoppy 
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    The SDCA Flight Club takes flight once again to visit local business owners and entrepreneurs to craft new conversations. Catch us as we record our Hoppy Hour Podcast. This is not your average beer podcast. MAKEITHOPPY.COM | @itshoppyhour #hoppyh

    • 1 hr 24 min
    Ep. 13 - Bar Sin Nombre - Eric Casas Riding the Entrepreneurship Wave - 04-17-19

    Ep. 13 - Bar Sin Nombre - Eric Casas Riding the Entrepreneurship Wave - 04-17-19

    Join us as we sit in with Eric Casas, creative professional and entrepreneur as he walks us through his experience working with some of San Diego's most iconic restaurants and breweries. Listen as he walks us through his experience creating commercials for auto dealers in Las Vegas to how he came to help local spots navigate the Barrio Logan cultural boom. Eric is currently working out of a large loft in downtown Chula Vista. He opened his doors to us shortly after downing several beers next door at Bar Sin Nombre.
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    The SDCA Flight Club takes flight once again to visit local business owners and entrepreneurs to craft new conversations. This is not your average beer podcast. MAKEITHOPPY.COM | @itshoppyhour 

    • 1 hr 10 min
    Ep. 12 - Embarcadero Brewing Co. - Those Chicken Wings Tho! - 10-06-18

    Ep. 12 - Embarcadero Brewing Co. - Those Chicken Wings Tho! - 10-06-18

    Join us as we embark on a trip to Embarcadero brewing to join them in celebration of their soft launch. Embarcadero brewing opens its doors to friends and family to celebrate and taste their premiere flavors. Having spent over 20 years brewing, Gustavo Molina of Embarcadero brewing is proud to present a variety of flavors he's been working on for two decades. Listen in as Gustavo gives you the low-down on their upcoming Grand Opening October 20th! 
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    The SDCA Flight Club takes flight once a month to visit local breweries and restaurants to craft new conversations with brewers, owners, locals, and your average craft beer fans in a podcast we call The Hoppy Hour. MAKEITHOPPY.COM | @itshoppyhour | SDCAFLIGHTCLUB.COM | @sdcaflightclub
     

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Ep.11 - North Park Beer Co. - What Makes North Park Different? - 06-26-18

    Ep.11 - North Park Beer Co. - What Makes North Park Different? - 06-26-18

    The San Diego Flight Club arrived in North Park just in time to catch a flight at North Park Beer Co. Rocking a distinctive flair, NPBC stands out from most other breweries or tasting rooms nearby. Listen in as we sit down with two local artists to discuss the art scene and making a living as an artist, we also discuss the importance of touring for artists looking for exposure. Ukeim Ortiz, a multi-talented DJ and artist and Jordan (JTreel) Thomas, award-winning music engineer have teamed up along with the Queen Bees venue to grow the music scene in North Park.
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    The SDCA Flight Club takes flight once a month to visit local breweries and restaurants to craft new conversations with brewers, owners, locals, and your average craft beer fans in a podcast we call The Hoppy Hour. MAKEITHOPPY.COM | @itshoppyhour | SDCAFLIGHTCLUB.COM | @sdcaflightclub
     

    • 57 min
    Ep.10 - Embarcadero Brewing - San Diego Flight Club’s Hoppy Hour Podcast - 04-14-18

    Ep.10 - Embarcadero Brewing - San Diego Flight Club’s Hoppy Hour Podcast - 04-14-18

    The San Diego Flight Club crash-landed today at Embarcadero Brewing Co. with Owner, Gustavo Molina and strategic community partner, Ruben Torres of the Love Thy Neighbor Movement. Over a couple of glasses of fine craft beer, we discussed the challenges and expected rewards of opening the first Brewery in National City. Listen in as Gustavo and Ruben discuss their upcoming charity golf tournament and as they describe the value of working to create community partnerships. Hint: It's all about the assets!
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    The SDCA Flight Club takes flight once a month to visit local breweries and restaurants to craft new conversations with brewers, owners, locals, and your average craft beer fans in a podcast we call The Hoppy Hour.   MAKEITHOPPY.COM | @itshoppyhour | SDCAFLIGHTCLUB.COM | @sdcaflightclub 
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    • 1 hr 8 min
    Ep.9 - Ballast Point Brewing - San Diego Flight Club’s Hoppy Hour Podcast - 02-15-18

    Ep.9 - Ballast Point Brewing - San Diego Flight Club’s Hoppy Hour Podcast - 02-15-18

    The Flight Club landed today in Miramar to visit with Steve Anderson, Director of Aged Beers to talk about the process of creating a great barrel-aged beer. Listen in as Steve walks us through his experience over the past 10 years in selecting barrels, picking ingredients, and enjoying the fruits of his labor.
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    • 1 hr 10 min

Customer Reviews

CaliComfort ,

Crafty, Creative and Satisfying

George and Marco are great hosts who are revealing the sexy secrets of the craft beer scene in San Diego, California. If you love learning or enjoy a refreshing pint every once in a while then tune in and enjoy!

Chiqitha ,

Dope show!

Love when SD does something big and represents the local businesses and talent! Keep up the great work

Kiwiwalker619 ,

Best Podcast in SD

You guys crack me up! Love listening when I'm enjoying a brew.

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