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A weekly podcast for the people and by the people of craft beer. We review the hottest beers on the market, squabble over beer related news, and interview industry leaders who accidentally show up to our studio.



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Episode 16 - Holy Macro!

Hops n' Chit are back and (maybe?) better than ever! Jesse loses a bet to Justin and we blind taste test 12 Macro-ish beers as we try to choke them down and get caught up with what's been happening!

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After a week off, the men who malt are back with a new Battle of the Beers! This week we put Founder's Kentucky Breakfast Stout agains Avery's Tweak Coffee Stout. Battle of the BBA stouts is about to go down! Be sure to follow us on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook, and be sure to share with a friend!

We're Back! Bringing you the latest "Battle of the Beer" segment with 3 Floyd's Zombie Dust vs Toppling Goliath's Pseudo Sue. Both of these Citra hopped giants make a good case for why they should be crowned the winner, but only one will survive!

We give a toast to International Women's Day, discuss our latest adventures in the beer industry, and try to stump each other in our second round of mystery beers! 

Make sure and subscribe to us on social media! We are also excited to announce we are now on Spotify! Just search for Hops n' Chit and listen now!​

Join us as we discuss our Stone Brewing mishap, 3 Floyd's new Destination Brewery, and a battle of the beer between two Belgian Icons Westvleteren 12 vs. St. Bernardus Abt. 12! 


It's another episode of BATTLE OF THE BEER! Tonight showcases two titans of the Hazy NEIPA game as Trillium battles Tree House in a no holds barred cage match! Who will come out on top? 

Trillium Mettle vs. Tree House Doppleganger

Scratch Brewing Co. gave us quite the care package for the show today! Jesse also discusses his latest adventures in beer and Greg Koch throws down with keySTONE Light

Scratch Beer:

1) Flowers

2) Leaves

3) Bark

We have our second installment of Battle of the Beer with Sierra Nevada's Hazy Little Thing IPA vs. New Belgium's Voodoo Ranger Juice Haze IPA! We also discuss industry news, Jesse gets cranky as usual, and bountiful puns galore!

Battle of the Beer begins! We do a blind taste test between Firestone Walker's Pivo Pils against Victory's Prima Pils and see who comes out on top! Plus we discuss beer news as well as what is grinding Jesse's beers. 

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Justin serenades Jesse with an original song, talk about their home brewing adventures, and then dive into a 2017 and 2018 3 Floyd's Behemoth Barleywine! Don't forget to rate us on iTunes and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter! 

Come sail away as we board the Mystery Brews Cruise! Jesse brings 3 random beers for Justin and our guest Caleb Michalke from Sugar Creek Malt Co. to see if they name the brew. We also discuss Funky Buddha's new brewing partnership as well as Indiana's convoluted liquor laws.

On this episode we try three different sour ales from Upland Brewing Co. (Upland's Revive, Upland's/Prairie Artisan Ales Collaboration Cursed Kettles, Upland's Black Raspberry), talk about the impact legalized weed is having on beer sales, and discuss how Summit Brewing can rebound after their layoffs.

Justin tries to stump Jesse in "Guess the Beer:", we review Canadian Breakfast Stout from Founders Brewing Co., and Dystopian State Brewery goes off the rails. 

It's the end of 2017 so come join us as we discuss our top 5 favorite beers of the year! We also review Hoof Hearted's Dragon Saddle Triple IPA, try to stump Justin in "Guess the beer", and Live Mas with Taco Bell's new beer release. Disclaimer: There is an abundance of "meowing" in this episode.

Join us as we discuss AB InBev's new "Elevate" initiative, Tiny Rebel's "childish" can design, and Boston Beer Co. swings for the fences. We also review the Jester King/Fantome Del Rey collaboration, and watch Justin squirm during the Pun of the Week.

We review Goose Island’s Bourbon County Brand Stout, discuss a war on Pastry Stouts, and read bad reviews of good beers.


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