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Podcast Episode 12: Black Project Founders James and Sarah Howat Join Jamie Bogner

Black Project joins the podcast to talk about their approach to brewing, the use of aged hops, how they fruit sour beers, and more.

Jamie Bogner 5 months ago

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Editorial Director Jamie Bogner speaks with James and Sarah Howat of Black Project Spontaneous and Wild Ales about their brewery history (2:00), their approach to brewing spontaneous beer (5:15), why wild and sour beer doesn’t need wood (18:15), the sensory evolution of spontaneous beer (26:00), dealing with failed barrels and beer loss (30:00), using aged hops in sour beer (33:10), the controversy behind Méthode Gueuze/Méthode Traditionelle (40:00), their use of fruit in sour beer (57:45), their technique for brewing beer-wine hybrid beers (1:00:15), second use fruit (1:11:35), and the future of Black Project (1:18:05)

Jamie Bogner is the Cofounder and Editorial Director of Craft Beer & Brewing Magazine®. Email him at [email protected].

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