Oct 03

Episode 9 – Tap Room Identity

INTRODUCTION: Steve and Ben welcome Chuck back to the podcast after some weeks away from the microphone. Riverwalk was proud to receive two awards from North Shore Magazine, and the crew discusses a bit of what that means for the staff. MAIN FEATURE: The concept of the brewery tap room... read more →
Aug 15

Episode 8 – Hops and Soccer

INTRODUCTION: Steve and Ben wrap up some of the happenings at the brewery over the last couple of weeks, including an update on Steve's car! Some new beers and old favorites have been rolling off the line including Slow Roll, Gnomad and The Saga Continues... Gnomad was one of the... read more →
Aug 08

Episode 7 – Our River

INTRODUCTION: Steve and Ben welcome Dan Graovac, the president of the board for the Merrimac River Watershed Council. This is a brief discussion regarding the natural resources of our river and the 117 mile kayak trip that the organization has put together to raise awareness regarding the health of the... read more →
Aug 02

Episode 6 – Diversity and Inclusion Part 2

INTRODUCTION: Steve welcomes Dr. Janel Jackson-Beckham (Dr. J) to the podcast to continue our discussion on diversity and inclusion in the beer industry. Dr. J is the Brewer's Association Diversity Ambassador as well as an experienced academic researcher of the beer industry in the United States. Dr. Jackson-Beckham joined this... read more →
Jul 26

Episode 5 – Diversity and Inclusion Part 1

INTRODUCTION: Ben and Steve start a conversation regarding diversity and inclusion in the craft beer community. This is reflective of discussions that have been taking place internally, and also throughout the industry recently. Our guests from the Massachusetts Brewer's Guild are Katie and Maureen. Katie Stinchon is the Executive Director... read more →
Jul 05

Episode 4 – Australian Beer and Amazing Software

INTRODUCTION: Ben, Steve and Jamie dive right into a marathon session, to be broken up into two episodes. We get a surprising update from Steve regarding the health of his car and then Ben shares some gifts from down under. After rhapsodizing about his early experiences with beer in Australia,... read more →
Jun 20

Episode 3 – The end of extreme beer?

INTRODUCTION: Ben, Steve and Jamie kick off the the third episode of the podcast with updates about Steve's transportation situation as well as Jamie's experience leading the Slow Roll. Riverwalk released two new beers over the past week: Slow Roll is a light lager brewed with Cashmere hops, perfect for... read more →
Jun 07

Episode 2 – Slow Roll and Resilience

INTRODUCTION: Ben and Steve are joined by Jamie and Chuck, who get to tell their stories about what led them to the brewing world. We learn about how beer sales and distribution work and what the Slow Roll is all about! Ben has upgraded his wardrobe with a pair of... read more →
May 25

Episode 1 – Meaning and Adventure Pants

INTRODUCTION: Ben and Steve introduce themselves, talk about finding meaning in the brewing world and lay out some goals for the podcast and Riverwalk moving forward. As a community focused brewery, showing what goes on behind the label is our goal. NEWS: Ben is enjoying Adventure Pants (Belgian-Style Pale Ale)... read more →