Saturday, November 16, 2019

Spring is finally here! So let’s get outside and have some fun! If you are having a party, hanging with some friends, going to the river or you just want to enjoy a tasty beer; Lightning 100’s Brews In Bloom will guide you to the best brews to enjoy for all your springtime festivities. Each weekday from 4/1 – 4/12 at 6:30am with a replay at 5:30pm, Lightning 100’s Jayson Chalfant & Matt Leff from Rhizome Productions will taste & discuss some of the must try springtime brews!  

Lightning 100’s Brews In Bloom is brewed up by Lipman Brothers, Rhizome Productions & Lightning 100.  Enjoying Brews in Bloom?  Check out our Holiday Hops series.
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Recent Episodes

Yazoo Brewing Company “Hopry Hazy IPA” – Brews In Bloom

It's finally here! After nine episodes, it's time for the finale of Lightning 100's Brews In Bloom — your guide to all the best seasonal beer selections available this beautiful spring season. For the final episode, Jayson and Matt take it back to where it all started: Nashville's own Yazoo Brewing Company, only this time to sample the brand new "Hopry Hazy IPA." An offshoot of Yazoo's well-known "Hopry Double IPA," the latest "Hopry" iteration joins the "Haze-Craze," giving Nashville a beer that is soft, juicy and delicious. Brewed with Citra, Galaxy, Amarillo and Bravo hops, this IPA provides...

St. Bernardus Brewery “Wit” – Brews In Bloom

We're back for episode nine of Lightning 100's Brews In Bloom, your guide to the best brews and seasonal selections available this spring! For today's episode Jayson and Matt travel across the pond to sample the classic "Wit" from Belgium's own masterful St. Bernardus Brewery. A traditional, unfiltered Belgian White Ale, the St. Bernardus "Wit" is a light, refreshing ale that is integral to the Belgian brewing history. Brewed with wheat and honey, the "Wit" is perfect for any warm-weather consumption. Pick yourself up a six-pack, listen to the full episode and check out the latest from St. Bernardus...

Hi-Wire Brewing “Hop Circus IPA” – Brews In Bloom

We're back with another episode of Lightning 100's Brews In Bloom, where Jayson and Matt walk you through some of the best beer selections for springtime sipping available! For episode eight, Jayson and Matt test out the "Hop Circus IPA No. 5" from Asheville, North Carolina's own Hi-Wire Brewing. This particular iteration of Hi-Wire's flagship "Hop Circus" is a tropical white IPA, brewed with specialty hops that impart flavors of mango, pineapple, white grapes and citrus. Rounded out with wheat for a smooth, full-bodied taste, "Hop Circus No. 5" is sure to complement any special occasion this spring season. Listen...

Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. “Sierraveza” – Brews In Bloom

It's time for another episode of Lightning 100's Brews In Bloom, your guide to the latest and greatest springtime offerings from craft breweries around the country! For episode seven, Jayson and Matt take their tastebuds on a Rocky Mountain road trip to try out the new "Sierraveza" lager from the California craft brewing pioneer Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.. This lager-style beer is Sierra Nevada's spin on the classic ice-cold cerveza, served best with a splash of lime or a sprinkling of chili salt around the mouth of the can. It's perfectly balanced with Sterling hops and Pilsner malts for...

Monday Night Brewing “Blind Pirate Blood Orange IPA” – Brews In Bloom

It's time for another episode of Lightning 100's Brews In Bloom, your springtime guide to the latest and greatest seasonal beers available around the country. For episode six, Jayson and Matt head take their tastebuds down I-24 East to try out the latest seasonal offering from Atlanta's own Monday Night Brewing craft brewery: the "Blind Pirate Blood Orange IPA." This Double IPA-style beer is brewed with fresh blood oranges for a flavor loaded with juicy tartness and a beautiful ruby color. Finished with the familiar bitterness of an IPA and canned for flavor and convenience, this Monday Night Brewing...

Prairie Artisan Ales “Standard” – Brews In Bloom

It's time for another episode of Lightning 100's Brews In Bloom, your guide to the best seasonal beers released this Spring. For episode five, Jayson and Matt head West to try out the "Standard" flagship ale from Oklahoma's Prairie Artisan Ales. Brewed with New Zealand Motueka hops for a spicy, lemon-lime taste, "Standard" is anything but. The perfect farmhouse-style ale to accompany any springtime occasion, this Prairie Artisan Ales brew is sure to please. Check out the full episode and the latest from Prairie Artisan Ales below! https://twitter.com/prairieales/status/1098698188704362500?s=20

Brooklyn Brewery “Summer Ale” – Brews In Bloom

We're back for episode four of Lightning 100's Brews In Bloom — your guide to this season's latest and greatest brews, guided by Jayson and Matt! On today's episode Jayson and Matt head across the river — the East River, that is — to try out the new "Summer Ale" from the world-famous Brooklyn Brewery. A flagship English-style pale ale, Brooklyn Brewery's "Summer Ale" is brewed with British 2-row barley, German and American hops to provide a taste that is straightforward, crisp and refreshing. Grab a can for your next barbecue, backpacking trip or day by the pool.

Oskar Blues Brewery “Guns ‘N’ Rosé” – Brews In Bloom

We're back with episode three of Lightning 100's Brews In Bloom, where Jayson and Matt guide you through some of the best Spring seasonals in the country. On today's episode, Jayson and Matt take their tastebuds to Colorado with Oskar Blues Brewery's latest seasonal, "Guns 'N' Rosé." With the look but none of the wine, this rosé style ale is brewed with prickly pear and hibiscus for a tart yet refreshing taste. Whether you drink it from a glass or straight from the can, be sure to pick up a pack of this perfect springtime ale before it's gone....

Terrapin Beer Co. “Luau Krunkles IPA” – Brews In Bloom

Welcome back to Brews In Bloom! On today's episode Jayson and Matt head South to try out the latest seasonal from Georgia's own Terrapin Beer Co., "Luau Krunkles IPA." "Luau Krunkles," named after Terrapin's legendary Captain Krunkles, is an IPA style beer brewed with passionfruit, orange and guava for a fruit-forward tropical taste and aroma. Balanced with the bitterness of an IPA, "Luau Krunkles" is sure to be the perfect companion at any of this season's outdoor excursions. Check out the full episode and see the latest from Terrapin Beer Co. below! https://twitter.com/TerrapinBeerCo/status/1108069224138842113?s=20

Yazoo Brewing Company “Nomad” – Brews In Bloom

Spring is finally here! Flowers are in bloom, the sun is out and craft breweries everywhere are releasing their finest seasonal brews to celebrate. Here to guide you through the expansive list of spring selections and sound great doing it are Jayson and Matt with Lightning 100's Brews In Bloom series. On the first episode, Jayson and Matt test out the latest release from Nashville's own Yazoo Brewing Company, "Nomad." Brewed with Citra and Lemondrop hops, "Nomad" features a light, citrusy taste with the familiar refreshing crispness of a wheat beer. Check out the...