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Pint Talking

Mar 3, 2023

This week I travel to Cleveland, Ohio and I visit with The Jolly Scholar Brewing Company. I sat down with Matt Vann, the owner of the Jolly Scholar and TJ Grane, the lead brewer. We discussed a variety of topics including what it’s like to open a brewery on the campus of a university, as well as how they managed to maintain a thriving craft brewery while navigating extended shutdowns of both society and the campus on which they are housed. We also discuss expansions, other business ventures, and the craft beer bubble. During the show we sampled the following:

·       Cold Beer Here – American Lager: 5.1%

·       Henry’s Law – Wheat IPA: 6%

·       Dew of the Universe – Triple IPA 10%

·       Academic Integrity – Session IPA 5%

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