This Week on Beer Guys Radio

Georgia BeerWe’re talking Oktoberfest with Der Biergarten.  Get your marzens and hefes poured and grab a plate of schnitzel as we talk about one of the biggest beer celebrations in the world and how to enjoy it in Atlanta.

Next week we’re talking with Chattabrewchee Southern Brewhouse.  Owner Mike Denehy is back from helping with hurricane rescue efforts and will join us in the studio to talk about his West Point brewery.

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Der Biergarten
Oktoberfest is almost “officially” over but there’s still a lot happening in Atlanta, like Der Biergarten’s 5K race and Oktoberfest celebration on October 14th.  Thanks to (L-R) Jeff Sime and Matt Youhess for joining us and sharing some brews.


Check out our Beer Events Calendar for a full list of what’s happening across Georgia and Alabama.

Friday | September 29th

Saturday | September 30th

Sunday | October 1st

Wednesday | October 4th

Thursday | October 5th


Next weekend TAP turns 10, Arches hosts a can launch at Georgia Beer Gardenn, Truck & Tap hosts a “Steinholding”, Reformation Cadence Fair comes to Woodstock, and more Oktoberfest parties.

Red Brick Brewing
Red Brick Brewing is turning 24.  Join them on Saturday for the party and the release of Vanilla Gorilla Imperial Porter. (Photo: Red Brick Brewing Co.)


Beers marked with a * are from breweries owned by AB Inbev, MillerCoors, or other “Big Beer” corporations.

Georgia Craft Beer

  • Burnt Hickory / Drivin N Cryin Straight to Hell Mystery Road | IPA
  • Monday Night Garage Club #3 | Imperial Stout with roasted hazelnuts aged in 18-year old Scotch barrels
  • Orpheus Ascending | IPA
  • Red Brick Vanilla Gorilla | Imperial Porter with vanilla (plus 4 variants)
  • *Terrapin White Chocolate Moo-Hoo | Stout with cocoa nibs and natural flavor

Future/Planned Releases

  • Creature Comforts The Silent World | Lager
  • Jekyll Southern Juicy Juice | IPA
  • Phantom Horse Phantom Reindeer | Winter Ale
  • Pontoon Flotation Device | Berliner Weisse
  • Red Hare Island of Misfits | IPA

Non-Local Craft Beer Releases

  • Alesmith Sublime | Mexican Lager (does not practice Santeria, does not have a crystal ball)
  • *Ballast Point Sour Wench | Blackberry Ale
  • Great Divide Barrel Aged Hibernation | Old Ale aged in whiskey barrels
  • Victory Black Forest Cake Stout | Stout with cherries
  • Weyerbacher Sunday Mole Stout | Imperial Stout with coffee, cocoa, cinnamon, and peppers



Studio Beers
Steins full of Marzen, Wild Heaven’s Mavis, Creature Comforts Duende, Oconee Rounder Here Beer, and Alesmith’s Sublime Mexican Lager were all up in the studio this week.