Pickled Eggs & Cold Beer

--- Eric Drummond Smith ---

A podcast where we review the mass-produced beers and discuss their place in our culture, politics, history, and economy. And of course get wildly off course and laugh like crazy people
Brought to you by Eric Drummond Smith of Pickled Eggs & Cold Beer

Latest Episodes…

  1. Episode 10: Dos Equis Lager Especial with Stephen Edward Wiley

    Before the Spanish conquest of Mexico there was fermentation: corn was transmuted into tesgüano, agave into pulque, and honey into tepache.  Soon after the conquest the first Mexican brewery was founded in 1542 by Don Alonso Herrera, but the modern genre generically known as “Mexican beer” largely emerges after 1821 ...


  2. Episode 9: Pabst Blue Ribbon with Adam "AK" Kennedy

    First brewed in 1844 by German immigrants in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, today’s beer has long claimed that it was awarded the title “America’s Best” at the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition, launching it into international fame – the fact that there seems to be no evidence to back this claim being of ...


  3. Episode 8: Corona with Drew Cumbow

    [Note: We had some engineer and sound issues with this episode - the quality just isn't where we would like it, and you have our apologies - that said it is a fun one, and we didn't want to lose it, so we put our back into it and did ...


  4. Episode 7: Miller High Life with Bill Edwards

    It’s Miller Time.  Today, on Pickled Eggs & Cold Beer, we’re talking about Miller High Life.   http://www.pickledeggsandcoldbeer.com ...


  5. Special Episode 1: Heady Topper

    For our first ever special episode we're reviewing the legendary Vermont beer Heady Topper, a double IPA from Waterbury, Vermont rated #4 in the world by BeerAdvocate and called the best beer in America by the Chicago Tribune.  Made possible by a special excursion by friend of the show Smilin' Mike ...