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The Oyster Ninja Podcast

Gardner Douglas: Nationally ranked Oyster Shucker known as Oyster Ninja or

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The Oyster Ninja podcast is exploring the Oyster inside and outside the shell. We hope to educate you and have your mouth watering at the same time. We introduce you to some of the worlds top shuckers, oyster farmers, and anyone else that has something to do with environmental change.
 
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(NSFW) The guys sit down with Dave Walker (different Dave Walker) General Manager for Fate Brewing in Scottsdale. We talk about the what a general manager does and of course we have to put Dave through the infamous "Rapid Round"! We get the inside scope on the new Fate location in Phoenix. Then we get to the real reason we are here. Fate's Inaugura…
 
You may of seen this friendly face on the Netflix special " High on the Hog" or recently his article in the New York Times. Ben Moody Harney is a Brooklyn native who is introducing new people and communities to oysters. The Real Mother Shucker is taking over New York streets with his historically based oyster cart, just like they had in the 1800's.…
 
I can't believe it's already been a year. Moersleutel is celebrating their anniversary and they've released a new beers series. 6 Year Series has six really, really big beers. We start with the low abv beers of 8% and 10%. Max is a double new england IPA. Made with Topaz, Idaho 7, Idaho 7 Cryo and Triumph hops, it's a lot of beer that comes in a bi…
 
(NSFW) Once again back at the offices of the AZ Craft Brewers Guild to talk to the Executive Director Rob Fullmer and newly appointed Deputy Director Andrew Bauman. We talk about the much anticipated Real Wild and Woody 2022 indoor festival. This year happening a Bell Bank Park, the same site that this years Strong Beer Festival was at as well. But…
 
We don't have meads very often on the podcast. Mostly because they are too damn expensive. We're joined by Bjorn and Pontus on the show and we break open a bottle of mead from one of the best mead producers in the world. Marlobobo is a Norwegian meadery and they have been producing amazing stuff. Bourbon BA Wildberry Doofus is a bourbon barrel aged…
 
Thanks to Brexit, we don't really get many beers out of the UK these days. Thankfull, Scotland has been filling in that hole in our beer hearts. Vault City is from Edinburgh, Scotland. They are known for their fruited beers. Based on the Danish dessert Drommekage, Red Fruit Coconut Dreamcake is a strawberry, honeyberries and mango are mixed with to…
 
Poland is really making waves in the beer scene. They are reaching beyond lagers and pilsners and creating new and exciting styles. Browar NOOK is creating pastry stouts, smoothie sours, hazy ipas and so much more. We have two of their beers to try. Apfelstrudel is an apple strudel pale ale. It's a weird combo that kind of works. We also get to try…
 
Thats right folks i said it out loud and proud. Welcome to this week's new episode of The Oyster Ninja Podcast. As you can tell we have some new sponsors and affiliates. Thanks, you guys for all the support and I know you will love this episode just as much as i love this oyster salsa. The biggest takeaway from this new oyster topping is the freshn…
 
We have two Danish beers this episode. And they aren't from To Ol or Mikkeller. Caleidoskope and Swedish brewers Akia have done a joint collab called Two Great Mondays. Each brewery has done their version of this hazy IPA. We are trying the Caleidoskope version. I wonder if we can find the Akia version. BrygBrygBryg has quitely been cranking out be…
 
(NSFW) The episode the guys are all back together! Chris, Ed, and Nate sit down and catch up on what's been going on in the craft beer world. First and foremost, the addition of another Wren House Brewing location called Wren Südhalle or South Hall. They slip into food podcast for a minute and talk about what kinds of foods they should serve with t…
 
We have two new breweries on the show. Both are from England. First up is S43 out of Middlesbrough. Maris the Dank Engine uses columbus, chinook, citra and simcoe and then double dry hopped with cryo citra, cryo columbus, chinook and centennial hops. It's a tropical flavor bomb of goodness. We also try Play Brew which has released a collaboration w…
 
Beers of Summer continues with low alcohol beers with only 3.5% ABV: We want to help you enjoy your summer with out getting wasted. With 3.5% ABV beers, you get more flavor and fun. The last episode, the non-alcoholic beers left us a little flat. This time we don't miss the booze and just really enjoy the flavors and styles. The beer world just kee…
 
Summertime and the livings easy, so why shouldn't your beers. We know nothing beers the heat like an ice cold beer. But what if you can't drive or need to stay sober? Well fear not, we have a solution for you. We looked around and saw that the non-alcoholic beer market has really grown. No longer are you left with just bland, malty lagers. Now you …
 
We got a little Irish and little Austrian today. Two beers from very countries. Hailing from Dublin, The Porterhouse Brew Co has released the third generation of of its award-winning Barrel Aged Imperial Stout. Around the Clock is a 12.5% ABV stout with hints of vanilla, caramel, liquorice, raisin, and toasted coconut...or that's what they say on t…
 
A little story time of how and why i missed my flight to the British Columbia Oyster Festival. Also changes coming to The oyster Ninja Podcast and ways you can support the journey. https://linktr.ee/Oysterninja Cash App $shuckdaddy Venmo ShuckdaddyBy Gardner Douglas
 
It's not often we see multiple red ales at Systembolaget. We had to do a red episode. Nynäshamns Ångbryggeri has released Roxen India Red Ale. It's a 7% abv smooth, caramel malty treat. This was a real surprise. It's an annual release and one we'll pick up every year. Sullivan's Brewing Company is from Ireland. They have released a true classic sty…
 
We are still at Mikkeller Beer Celebration Copenhagen 2022. In part 2 we have lots of fun talks with people from all over. Then Stefan and Martin sit down and do a little wrap-up of the festival and how we felt about this year. We had a lot of fun and Martin set some new records. Interviews this episode: Eric Trinoskey - Recycled Brewing Joran van …
 
Emergo Design is a company in the Netherlands that specializes in high end custom oyster knives. Today I have the owner Alexander Bol on the Hot seat and we get all the details about this style of making oyster knives. We talk all about his newest design The Hugo which is an entire knife made out of Titanium and is like nothing you’ve seen before. …
 
We went to Mikkeller Beer Celebration Copenhagen 2022. It's a hell of festival. While not as a large as past years, this year felt like a rebuilding after the issues of the past two years. Still, it felt like one of the premiere beer festivals of Europe. Martin and Mathias couldn't join so Stefan is assisted by friend of the pod Chantra. We get int…
 
Stefan made it over to Helsinki, Finland recently. Of course he's bringing back some beers to try. Orava Brewing is from Turku, Finland. Sassy Shark is an 8% ABV DIPA. Made with Strata, Nelson Sauvin, Cashmere and Azacca hops, it's quite crushable. Stefan just got it because he liked the name. Lehe Pruulikoda is from Keila, Estonia. They made Heave…
 
(NSFW) This episode an old friend of the show, and former AZ Wilderness Head Brewer Chase Saraiva stops by the studio. The guys reminisce about the first time Chase was on the show. They rehash old inside jokes and create a bunch more. Chase brings a lager to share with the guys. Ed quickly indoctrinates Chase into the Hoppy Lager Bois lifestyle cl…
 
We each brought a beer for this episode. It wasn't long ago Brewdog was the kind of the UK indie beer scene. My how those times have changed. We used to lots of their beers over here but these days, it's just the standard stuff. Martin did manage to get a can of Tree Haus, a Bavarian Helles. Stefan has been trying all the Stigbergets' beers he can …
 
Rachel Precious is the owner of Precious Oyster Catering located in Connecticut. Precious Oyster's redefines the raw bar experience by highlighting the art of shucking and the beauty of ocean's bounty. Rachel is a professional when it comes to oyster knowledge and catering especially since she was a once a wedding planner and a oyster farmer. I hop…
 
“Psychedelics are illegal not because a loving government is concerned that you may jump out of a third story window. Psychedelics are illegal because they dissolve opinion structures and culturally laid down models of behaviour and information processing. They open you up to the possibility that everything you know is wrong.” ― Terence McKenna Gre…
 
We got two Swedish beer or not as Martin discovers. Television Brewing is a nanobrewery from Stockholm. They have only released five beers so far. Helihopper is an English IPA. Bronx Brewery is a microbrewery from the Bronx and not the Stockholm area as Martin thought. It's in the name so we're all a little surprised. Boogie Down Winter is an Ameri…
 
The gang of idiots is gathered together again. This week we get a little fruity. Anchorage Brewing Scream is a sour beer fermented and aged in Missouri oak foeder, then finished with Alaskan Haskap berries. We scream with delight! Next is Toppling Goliath Strawberry Shortcake Fandango. They want you to image a aromas of fresh cut strawberries and f…
 
“Sativa to change the things I can, Indica to accept the things I can’t.”- Bob Marley Greetings and welcome to HomeBrew RockStars Episode 84 “Hazy History of 420”. In this episode we visit the origins of ’420’. There are many versions, but we have the real deal detailng some Cali teenagers in search of free weed unbeknown to them that they would ca…
 
(NSFW) On this episode of Road Sodas Ed and Chris sit down and try a new brew and go over some old news again. This week the new brew was given to them by Ad Astra Brewing Company to try and give their honest opinion on it. For those that have heard the show before, know that they are nothing but honest when it comes to brew reviews. They go over t…
 
Mathias is still with us and he wanted to get crazy and review three beers in rapid fire. First up is from Chad Beer Specimen 4 is a 10% ABV double IPA. Poppels has a released a Rhum & Bourbon Stout. Finally, Ten Hands Darkness is a mead barrel aged imperial stout made with Sahtipaja mead barrels. It's a wild ride of flavors and styles.…
 
OG host Mathias is back and to mark his triumphant return, he brought two beers with him. Cigar City Brewing favorite Marshal Zhukov's Russian Imperial Stout used to be a very sought after beer. These days it's a regular release. We're trying the 2018 release. How does it hold up after all these years. Brewdog Abstrakt 20 is a coffee milk English b…
 
We got the whole crew together again and jumped into some exciting beers. Our last brewery from Arkansas called Gotahold. They have been releasing a series called Crooked and Steep. Batch No 2 is a bourbon barrel aged barleywine. After that we have Tree House Big Nugget. This imperial stout is barrel-blended with chocolate, almonds, toasted coconut…
 
We got the gang together and decided to review some beers. We're excited not just because it's our inane rambling and beers. They brought some beers to share. Moersleutel is back with their latest barcode 871999249947 (Platinum Orange). This is triple barrel aged imperial stout is using Heaven Hill, Wild Turkey and Belle Meade bourbon barrels. Foll…
 
This is Isabella Macbeth 2nd time on The Oyster Ninja Podcast and it was all my pleasure. Bella is a nationally ranked oyster shucker and now the lead Shucker down at Nico in South Carolina. Today we catch up with her and get plenty updates of what she has been up to. Since the last time he has been on Vice and featured in many articles about her s…
 
Happy St. Patrick’s Day, or is that St. Paddy’s Day? Either way, when it comes to beer and brewing, perhaps the real Saint we should be admiring could very well be St. Brigid (more on that in this episode). Speaking of episodes, we start this shindig off by tasting some excellent Irish/St. Paddy’s themed beers and then give it a lash to discuss the…
 
We're kind of excited about this episode. We've really enjoyed Newbarns from Scotland. They are making amazing largers and pilsners. When we saw they were doing a lowly Irish Dry Stout, we knew we had to try it. Newbarns Stout is a solid Irish Dry Stout that is just really delicious and easy to drink. This is a beer we could just have around to enj…
 
(NSFW) This week Nate, Ed, and Chris all head up to Wren House Brewing's latest addition The Prairie Patio. Which, weather permitting, serves up delicious beers on their rustic patio with incredible views of the surrounding Prescott Air Park area. They sit down with their old friend, and head brewer Luke Wortendyke aka Cool Hand Dub. They sip on so…
 
We felt like getting a little weird this episode. Oozlefinch Beers & Blending from Virginia has made their way over to the European webshops. Crazy Pants is a sour ale with tangerine, orange, guanabana, vanilla and lactose. It's a delicious fruit burst. Cascade Brewing is known for their sour beers and this one keeps that legacy alive. Pistil Whipp…
 
March is Women's History Month and how could i not acknowledge this on the podcast. Over the years I've interviewed some extraordinary people and i wanted to reintroduce them to you. Women's History Month is a celebration of wonen's contribution to history, culture and scoiety and has been observed annually in the month of March in the United State…
 
Things get a little crazy this week. Central Waters has released Why is the Cake Gone? We don't know but this bum barrel aged porter tastes like vanilla butter cream frosting. It's a heavenly experience. Surprisingly we've never had a Hoppin' Frog beer review on the show. It's always around and they do great beers. Gavel Slammer Monumental Dark Ale…
 
(NSFW) This episode Chris and Ed dive into the all new location of the AZ Strong Beer Fest with special guest Terence Hallows. First time attendee of AZ Strong Beer Fest and official/unofficial videographer of the show. They break done the things that they loved, hated, and everything in-between about the new location of one of Arizona's biggest an…
 
First time on the show, Hop Butcher for the World has been creating a bit of a stir on this side of the pond. We were able to get our hands on a can of Normalize the Signal, a super tasty DIPA made with Mosaic and Sabro hops. We can see why they are so sought after. Next up is a gose from Evil Twin NY. Super Duper Fancy Gourmet, Artisanal and Uber …
 
(NSFW) Chris and Ed finally get to go somewhere! The now infamous Trevor's Liquor that Chris is always talking about. Side note: Ed loves it now too. But, they get to talk to craft beer aficionado and buyer for Trevor's, Aaron Heyman. They are also joined on the show by Ryan... Ryan Sandlin of Dark Sky Brewing. Who just show happens to be in town f…
 
(NSFW) In this episode of Road Sodas it's a rare Chris-less show, but he still manages to tell a bad joke. Ed takes on the hosting duties solo but he isn't alone. Greg From Cöld Brüe Pödcast made the hour-long drive to the studio to give his first hand account of the Copper State beer Festival, but first he's put through the “not so rapid” round. T…
 
Stefan made a trip back Arkansas. While he was there he checked a few breweries and brought back some choice selections to have on the show. Social Project is newest brewery in Arkansas and they creating quite a stir. Makai is a double IPA made with Sabro, Incognito and dry hopped with Sabro and Cashmere hops. Add a little milk sugar and the result…
 
Oh yeah, show me some of that barrel aged love. This week is barrel aged week for us. Pohjala Triple Barrel is aged Bourbon and Rye Whiskey barrels for 24 months and then mixed with a bit Rye Ale that has been aged for 15 months in Rye Whiskey barrels. This is one intense barrel aged barleywine. Moersleutel barcode series is always a treat. 8719992…
 
This week we have a couple of hard to classify beers. Beligum brewery De Dolle is ales and triples. But we have a special release from them, the De Dolle Oerbier 2018. This bottle was made for the 5th anniversary of Belgoklubben Sweden. It's not quite the Belgian Strong Dark Ale you would expect. Brasserie des Franches-Montagnes (BFM) has released …
 
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