56 minutes | Sep 8th 2020

Florida Beer Podcast - Episode 55: Big Storm Brewing and A Farewell to Concrete Beach Brewing

Welcome back to the Florida Beer Podcast! Today is a big episode, but don't forget to go onto FloridaBeerBlog.com or our social media pages and download your #SupportFLCraftBeer image to post on Sept. 16th!

We start with Big Storm Brewing, the massive multi-site brewery along Florida's Gulf Coast. They just purchased Big Blue Brewing in Cape Coral, so we'll talk to owner LG Govoni about plans for the space, making hand sanitizer, their recent Belgian-style beer releases, and more. Much, much more.

Then we head to Miami, where Concrete Beach Brewery is closing their doors after 5 years. Sort of, they are being remade into the new Dogfish Head Miami. We went to Concrete Beach last November, before the quarantine, to chat with their Marketing Manager Erika Chavez about everything that was going on. I sat on the audio since I didn't want to send people to a closed brewery, and now...

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Host: David Butler of the Florida Beer Blog

Producer: Jaime ("Jemmy") Legagneur, Chief Enthusiasm Officer

Field Producer/Photographer: Steve Pekala

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Guest: LG Govoni of Big Storm Brewing

Guest: Erika Chavez of Concrete Beach Brewery

Opening Voice Over Courtesy of: Jeff Brozovich

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