Appetites Podcast


Appetites Podcast

Local Flavor

Universal Appeal

The Appetites Podcast Crew Jason Boughn, JD Lopez, & Scott Marklin

The Appetites Podcast Crew Jason Boughn, JD Lopez, & Scott Marklin

Appetites Podcast wonders everyday what people hunger for. What drives someone to open a coffee shop or brewery in an already seemingly flooded market? Why take the financial and personal risks gambling your life on a creative endeavor? What does this dedication to the minutiae lead to? We search out these passions and share them with you on Appetites Podcast and we always try to do it with Local Flavor and Universal Appeal!

Appetites 01: Prost Brewing Company

This week the gang goes to Prost Brewing Company and talks to a co-owner Troy Patterson and the Director of Brewing Larry Lionheart. Enjoy!

Check out everything Prost at their website:

http://www.prostbrewing.com

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Prost Tapps Prost Beer Logo

 

 

Appetites 02: Kaladi Coffee

This week is the second installment of Appetites! JD and Scott ditch Jason and go to Kaladi Coffee and talk to Mark Overly. Mark is a co-owner and head roaster of this long standing Denver coffee house. Topics discussed include, but are not limited to: how Kaladi came to be, Mark’s approach to coffee, the importance of having your employees invested in the product they are selling, JD’s fascination with knives, Scott tries out some new slogans for the podcast, and Mark schools us on Kaladi’s unique roaster!

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Check out all things Kaladi at their website below:

https://www.kaladicoffee.com

 

Appetites 03: Forest Coffee Trading Company

This week is the third installment of Appetites! JD, Scott and Jason go to Forest Coffee Trading Company and talk with the owners Garett and Olivia about their passion for coffee from Thailand. Topics discussed include, but are not limited to: 3rd wave coffee, V60 pour over, opium, the struggles of exporting coffee from Thailand, roasting, and growlers.

FCTC owners Garett & Olivia

Appetites at Forest Coffee Trading Company

 

 

 

 

Scott at FCTC

FCTC Small batch roaster

 

FCTC Recording photo 5  Beans at Forest Coffee Trading Company FCTC

Check out everything Forest Coffee Trading Company is up to at their website below:

http://www.forestcoffeetrading.com

 

Appetites 04: The Betsy Stage

Appetites Podcast wonders everyday what people hunger for. What drives someone to open a coffee shop or brewery in an already seemingly flooded market? Why take the financial and personal risks gambling your life on a creative endeavor? What does this dedication to the minutiae lead to? We search out these passions and share them with you on Appetites Podcast and we always try to do it with Local Flavor and Universal Appeal! This week is the fourth installment of Appetites! JD and Scott ditch Jason and hit the Betsy Stage. The Betsy Stage is a local theater created in 2010 with the purpose of adapting classic Shakespearian works to today’s world. It’s Shakespeare spiked, if you will. We talk to Samantha McDermott (director) and Mallory Vining (actress) about what makes The Betsy Stage so great!

Check out Gypsy Hamlet at The Betsy Stage Oct. 3-Nov.8

Check out Gypsy Hamlet at The Betsy Stage Oct. 3-Nov.8

The Betsy Stage

Check out the Betsy Stage Website below:

http://www.betsystage.com/index.html

 

Appetites 05: The Monkey Barrel

This week is the fifth installment of Appetites! JD and Scott ditch Jason and head to the bar! We visit The Monkey Barrel and talk to the owner Jimmy Nigg about what makes his bar so special! Topics discussed include, but are not limited to: Colorado beer, Gen-X music, how Jimmy got started, booking bands, Rockabillies, and Jimmy tells us all about his experience being on Food Network. Enjoy!

This is The Monkey Barrel's logo

This is The Monkey Barrel’s logo

This is the mural of a Bronco player outside of The Monkey Barrel

This is the mural of a Bronco player outside of The Monkey Barrel

This is what The Monkey Barrel looks like inside.

This is what The Monkey Barrel looks like inside.

Check out what band are gonna be at The Monkey Barrel next at their website below:

http://www.monkeybarrelbar.com

Check out Black Shirt Brewing below:

http://www.blackshirtbrewingco.com

Check out Strange Craft Brewing below:

http://www.blackshirtbrewingco.com

 

Appetites 06: Chain Reaction Brewing Company

This week is the sixth installment of Appetites! JD and Scott ditch Jason and head to the bar! We visit Chain Reaction Brewing Company and talk to the owner Zack Christofferson about what makes Chain Reaction so special! Topics discussed include, but are not limited to: tia Gloria, F.O.B., the Denver brewing community, ancient beers, why they chose their location, and as always JD & Scott argue planes vs. trains. Enjoy!

This is Scott and I at Chain Reaction with Zach Christofferson

This is Scott and I at Chain Reaction with Zach Christofferson

Chain_reaction_bar Chain_Reaction_Colorado_sign

Check out everything Chain Reaction at their website below:

http://www.chainreactionbrewingco.com/index.html

 

Appetites 07: Baere Brewing Company

This week is the sixth installment of Appetites! JD and Scott visit Baere Brewing Company and talk to the owners Ryan and Kevin about what makes Baere so special! Topics discussed include, but are not limited to: Harry Potter fan fiction, how Baere began, the transition from home brewing, the creative process that goes into making their brews, and the zen of brewing. Enjoy!

Baere Brewing Summer Stout Baere Brewing Company Baere Brewing Logo

This is what the dudes from Baere Brewing Company look like leaning against barrels.

This is what the dudes from Baere Brewing Company look like leaning against barrels.

Check out everything Baere at their website below:

http://www.baerebrewing.com

 

Appetites 08: The Molecule Effect

This week is the eighth installment of Appetites! JD and Scott get off South Broadway and go to the Art District on Santa Fe. We visit The Molecule Effect Coffee and Wine and speak to the owners Megyn and Mark about building their business and fostering the community on Santa Fe! Topics discussed include, but are not limited to: respecting the history of a community while moving it forward, keeping things local, why they thought it was a good idea to open a cafe where they did, and Scott eats into the mic for everyone to hear. Enjoy!

This is what Megyn and Mark look like standing in-between Scott and I in front of a painting inside their cafe.

This is what Megyn and Mark look like standing in-between Scott and I in front of a painting inside their cafe.

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Check out The Molecule Effect online: http://themoleculeeffect.com/page-4.html

 

Appetites 09: Mountain Fresh Market

This week is the ninth installment of Appetites! JD and Scott get off South Broadway, and go to Park Hill to visit Mountain Fresh Market. We talk to the owner Joshua Johnson about his community driven wholesale store and bringing Farm Fresh Produce to a local market. Topics discussed include, but are not limited to: how the store got started, the Greater Park Hill area, expanding the business in response to the community, and one stop shopping. Enjoy!

This is Mountain Fresh Market's logo

This is Mountain Fresh Market’s logo

This is JD & Scott standing in front of some Mexican watermelons in Mountain Fresh Market.

This is JD & Scott standing in front of some Mexican watermelons in Mountain Fresh Market.

Check out Maintain Fresh Market at their website here: http://www.mtnfreshmarket.com

Check out Mountain Fresh Market on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mountain-Fresh-Market/847061685334433?fref=ts

 

 

Appetites 10: Equinox Theatre Company

This week is the tenth installment of Appetites! JD and Scott have a two on one chat with guest Patrick Brownson from the Equinox Theatre Company. Topics discussed include, but are not limited to: what a theatre major does after college, what Equinox is all about, auditioning, collaborating, and the growing theater scene in Denver. Enjoy!

Appetites 10: Equinox Theatre Company

 

 

Appetites 11: Nooch Vegan Market

This week is the eleventh installment of Appetites! JD and Scott go to Nooch Vegan Market and chat with co-owner Joshua LaBure about his small vegan specialty store in Denver. Topics discussed include, but are not limited to: the struggles of being vegan, getting cool products in the store, being your own boss, American junk food, and how many companies don’t know about their own products. Enjoy!

Appetites 11: Nooch Vegan Market

These are the owners of Nooch.

These are the owners of Nooch.

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This is what Scott, Josh, and JD look like standing in-front of the frozen food section at Nooch!

This is what Scott, Josh, and JD look like standing in-front of the frozen food section at Nooch!

 

Appetites 12: Rising Sun Distillery

This week is the twelfth installment of Appetites! JD goes to Rising Sun Distillery and chat with co-owner Dawn and Distiller Kim about their growing business. Topics discussed include, but are not limited to: dealing with federal red tape, traveling out of the country, learning expensive lessons, how distilling works, and growing the business in a booming market. Enjoy!Appetites 12: Rising Sun Distillery

Find out more about Rising Sun at their website: risingsundistillery.com

Find out more about Rising Sun at their website: risingsundistillery.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is what Kim and Dawn look like.

This is what Kim and Dawn look like.

This is what Kim, Dawn, and Sol look like in the distillery

This is what Kim, Dawn, and Sol look like in the distillery