See You On The 16th Green: WLD #125


We Like Drinking

Episode 125 Show Notes

Thank you for joining us for the We Like Drinking show episode 125. In this episode we’ll be discussing how gran is your gran reserva Rioja?, counterfeit Budweiser, no, really, and snakes? So crack open your beer, uncork that wine, and we’ll see you on the 16th green.

  • Cheers my podcast drinking friends and welcome to happy hour 125!

See You On The 16th Green

Panel Introductions

  • A finalist in the 2013 Wine Blog Awards, a certified California Sustainable Winegrowing Ambassador, and the founder of the stay rad wine blog… Jeff “The King of All Wine Media” Solomon …. Jeff is drinking Troon Vineyard 2014 Zinfandel (Applegate Valley, Southern Oregon)
  • He’s a member of the American Homebrewers Association and the head brewer at Angry Goats Brewery, John “The Ruminator” Ruyak. John is drinking a beer float! Made with Angry Goats Pain Level 10
  • My name is Jeff Eckles, I’m a certified specialist of wine and your host for these festivities…and tonight I’m drinking Lopez de Haro 2006 Rioja Reserva


  • Greensburg – A beer hop primarily grown in Idaho. Contributes both wood and fruit notes and has higher beta acids than alpha.

Booze News 

Where we discuss interesting, noteworthy, or idiotic stories.

What’s up?

What do you have your eyes on or what do you have coming up.

  • John -Attending the first ever Guanacaste  Beer Summit.
    • Newly hatched Lyre Snake
  • Solomon – Back from Vegas
  • Eckles – So much going on drinkers. Next week, I’m packing the studio up and heading to record from local craft brewery Nano 108. Owner and head brewer Keith Altemose will be sitting down to talk about the brewery and anything beer related, so hey, if you’re in Colorado Springs come down and have a beer with me and maybe get yourself on the show. Also, if you have a question for Keith email me at [email protected] or post it to our FB page/twitter/insta.
    • Also, Patreons, our voting for the June drinking episode is up and running. Get out there and vote for either Chili Beer, Barrel Aged Beers, Bombers > 10$, or Hefeweizen.
    • Also a note to our Patreons, our latest After Party episode is up and ready. If you’re using your personal RSS feed you should have it in your podcast feed, if you’re not using it, visit our patreon page to listen to the show. I loved that episode.

Last call

Time to clean house and lock the doors

  • This is the time in the show where our beloved listeners go from merely listening to the show, to letting us hear your voices. How big an action star you become is totally up to you. What are some of the ways our listeners can climb the action taker ladder, guys?
    • John – For our listeners that want to be like {singing star} – Follow us on your favorite social media platform. Facebook or Instagram @ WeLikeDrinking, Twitter @WeLikeDrinking1, the number 1.
    • Solomon – Hey, if you want to take your action star level up a notch like {singing star} you can leave a review and rating on iTunes.
    • Eckles – Finally, for those listeners that want to go full fledged {singing star} you can become a Patreon. You can find out more by visiting

And now it’s time for Wait, Who Subscribed

You can also find the show notes for this episode with all the links to the stories or mentions we had at

OK panel, let’s take one last trip around the table and get some final thoughts before we shut off the lights.

  • John
  • Solomon
  • Eckles

Thanks again for joining us at the We Like Drinking Podcast….where you’ll never drink alone.