I'm No Expert

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By Chris Loudenslager
Welcome to the show! "I'm No Expert" is a podcast that celebrates the love of craft beer as a beverage, an art form, and a lifestyle. Grab your earbuds, pour yourself a pint, and pull up a digital barstool; there's always room for one more at the metaphorical table.
Party Trick
This time on the show we sample some beers for the hot hot summer. Kirsten calls in from her new place, MJ educates us on herbs, and Chris just has general regrets. Beer List Soft Parade Shandy - Short's Brewing Company 5 Lizards - 5 Rabbit Cerveceria Best Patio Pils - 18th Street Brewing 2014 Vintage Oak Aged Ale - Rodenbach
June 14, 2018
Spring Time Teasers
This time on the show Kirsten, Chuck, and Zach are at the table. We try 5 different beers ready for Spring time as we wait for warmer weather in central Indiana. We bring back the note cards. We talk conspiracy theories. And the differences in carbonated beverages. Untitled Art [Key Lime - Untitled Art - Untappd](https://untappd.com/b/untitled-art-key-lime/2411913) Pay It Forward Cocoa Porter [Pay It Forward Cocoa Porter - West Sixth Brewing - Untappd](https://untappd.com/b/west-sixth-brewing-pay-it-forward-cocoa-porter/491633) Death By Coconut [Death By Coconut - Oskar Blues Brewery - Untappd](https://untappd.com/b/oskar-blues-brewery-death-by-coconut/623963) Orignal Intent [Original Intent - Black Acre Brewing Co. - Untappd](https://untappd.com/b/black-acre-brewing-co-original-intent/2090074) Halsdurchschlag [Halsdurchschlag - Central State Brewing Company - Untappd](https://untappd.com/b/central-state-brewing-company-halsdurchschlag/1474087)
May 2, 2018
Wafts of Pineapple
You can finally buy beer on Sundays!!!
April 3, 2018
Gift Exchange
We finally have our group Gift Exchange
February 22, 2018
Liquor Clerk!
Drew Beringer contributor for Chorus.fm
November 3, 2017
Roast a Mallow
This week we had so many people in the studio that we had to swap out guests more then once. We try three seasonal fall beers. And finally find out who wins the Chemex!
October 6, 2017
Banjo Break
We mark the end of summer with summer beers!
September 8, 2017
To Many Warheads
We're back! Ashley, Chuck, Adam, Zach and Chris all squeeze around the table on this weeks show.
August 24, 2017
Freshly Squeezed Polar Express
Off the rails right into an orange grove
December 16, 2016
I'm No Expert (Beta?)
We reboot the podcast, but keeping everything in beta.
November 22, 2016
Breakfast (season 3)
Start your year and your day off right with season 3!
January 20, 2016
Brunch Beers
Joey joins me for brunch and a few surprises
December 9, 2015
Sunday Growlers
It's Sunday in Indiana, that means growlers
November 30, 2015
Holiday Warmup
This week we get ready for the holidays, with beer!
November 19, 2015
We sit outside next to a camp.....Bonfire!
November 10, 2015
Spooktacular 2K15
Special Halloween Edition
October 31, 2015
Big Lug Canteen (Interview with Eddie Sahm)
Recorded live from Big Lug Canteen
October 25, 2015
Broad Ripple Brew Pub (Interview with Jonathon Mullens)
I travel to Broad Ripple Brew Pub and talk with head brewer Jonathon Mullens
October 19, 2015
Selling Out
With Special Guest Phillip Hilligoss of Midwestbreweries.com
October 8, 2015
Fall Beers Round 4
The fourth round of our fall beers series.
September 23, 2015
Fall Beers 3
Round three of our fall beer series
September 15, 2015
Fall Beers 2
Found two of our fall beer spotlight
September 8, 2015
Fall Round 1
We try the first round of fall beers
August 31, 2015
Newlyweds and Stillwater
This week on the store we take a look at the contemporary series by Stillwater
August 26, 2015
The End of the World
We are held up in the studio bunker at the end of the world
August 18, 2015
Dark Side of The Moon
This week I'm joined by Brant and Grant during a blue moon
August 3, 2015
Moving Show
Sarah had to clean out her fridge
July 27, 2015
Summerfest 2K15 Recap
We went to summerfest 2K15 and this is what happened
July 21, 2015
Evil Twin
We highlight Evil Twin
July 14, 2015
Weird Beers
Three strange beers
June 30, 2015
Books n Brews
We try three beers from local brewery Books and Brews
June 23, 2015
1st Annual Ultimate IPA Showdown Throwdown
6 IPAs enter, 6 IPAs are tasted
June 14, 2015
Summer Brews
We enjoy three beers great for the summer season.
June 9, 2015
Barley Wines
We take a trip to France with barley wines.
June 2, 2015
Indy 500
Start your engines for the special edition of I'm No Expert
May 24, 2015
Zach, Katie and Kristian are in the studio and we try straight bourbon whiskey.
May 19, 2015
Cinco de Mama
It's Cinco de Mayo and Mothers day this week on the show.
May 10, 2015
A Full House
Dane, Tricia, and Marshall are all at the studio this week
May 4, 2015
The Grab Bag Show (repost)
Nate joins me in studio this week.
April 28, 2015
The Locals
Three Indiana Local Brews
April 21, 2015
Sour Sour Sour
Kristian is on this week as we try his favorite style beer, sours
April 13, 2015
Trappist Beers
We try three traditional Trappist Beers
April 6, 2015
What's In A Name?
We explore beer names
March 31, 2015
Spring Breakout
We travled to Bier Brewery
March 23, 2015
St. Patrick's Day
We Celebrate St. Patricks Day
March 16, 2015
New Perspectives
We take a different view as we spring forward this week.
March 9, 2015
Bring your Beer to Work Day
I join grant at his office.
March 1, 2015
Blind Taste Test
Kristian and Joey are back in the studio, we try 4 beers blind.
February 23, 2015
Brotherly Love
This week I'm joined by Grant and Drew as we sample 4 beers from my brother.  We talk about how Grant is starting to like beer.  Grant tries really hard to find the right descriptions and ratings.  And we discuss crowd funding.
February 16, 2015
The Super Bowl
This week I'm trying something new.  We aren't sampling beers.  I don't have any guests.  I just give my thoughts on the Budweiser ad that aired during the Super Bowl.
February 9, 2015
Indy Winterfest 2015
This we are on the show floor of Indy Winterfest 2015.  With over 100 breweries and 6,000 people it was a crazy time.  We talk with Indiana On Tap, Bee Coffee Rosters, and Bier Brewery.  As well as any beer fan that wanted to chat on the show floor.  Our 4 hour adventure is condensed to an hour of highlights below.
February 2, 2015
The Quad Show
This week I'm joined by 3 other guests, Joey returns for another show joined by Joe and Leah.  With 4 people on the show we tried 4 different brews.  All Belgium styles.  We invent an odd cross over movie, and the studio decor.
January 27, 2015
The Grab Bag Episode
This week I'm joined by another Chris and we sit down and have a randome selection of beers.  We talk the super bowl, home kegs and liquor store space.
January 19, 2015
Brewery Vivant
Welcome to 2015!  The show is back and this week we are highlighting Brewery Vivant out of Grand Rapids Michigan.  Lori joins me on the show for the first time.  We talk taste profiles, French words, and vocal warmups.
January 11, 2015
Christmas Special!
It's our special edition christmas show!
December 24, 2014
The Holiday Party Show
In this episode Joey is back and we sit down with three beers that you might take to your holiday party.  We talk about spicy beers, and wonder if you could make a beer taste like a candy bar.
December 21, 2014
Collaborations Show (Season 2)
In this weeks show I'm joined by my good friend Eliza.  We try three different beers that are all collaborations.
December 9, 2014
The Thanksgiving Show (Season 2)
This week my dad joins me right after Thanksgiving.  We try three beers to see if they would work well with the meal.  My Dad explains how he uses a big green egg to cook.  We also talk about how the big brewers are feeling the squeeze from the craft community.
November 29, 2014
The Triton Brewing Show (Season 2)
In this week's show I traveled with Sarah to Triton Brewing.  We try a flight of their seasonal brews.  Blend some beers together and take home some growlers.  Special thanks to our server Alex who was really helpful and Triton Brewing.
November 16, 2014
Whiskey! (Season 2)
This week's show I'm joined by Katie, who is a big fan of whiskey.  So we try some, three in fact and see how this crafted spirit pairs with some craft beers.  We discover something that we both really hate.  And have some interesting thoughts on beer and whiskey side by side.
November 9, 2014
The Spooktacular Show (Season 2)
On this weeks special episode of I'm No Expert it's our spooktacular Halloween show!  I'm joined by Kristian and Ashley.  We try out some creepy beers, talk costumes and eat candy.
October 31, 2014
The 'Adjective' Show (Season 2)
In this weeks episode I'm joined by Jasmine and what starts out as the 'adjective' show turns into the deeper talk about the beers we sampled.  We try three distinct styles and compare beers to friends and playground equipment.
October 8, 2014
The Sour Show 2 (Season 2)
This week we dive yet again into the world of sours.  Joey returns for another episode and at his request we sample some sour brews.  We learn about cherry production around the world and think up an idea for an amazing elevator.  And there's a very weird final beer.
October 1, 2014
The Pumpkin Show (Season 2)
It seems early to be talking about fall weather and flavors but brewers are already releasing their seasonal pumpkin brews.  We decided to try three pumpkin beers and have three people on the show.  I'm joined by Grant and Drew from pervious episodes.
September 23, 2014
The Red/Amber Ale Show (Season 2)
In this week's show I'm joined by Drew who is a big fan of red ales.  We sample a few different ales classified as red or amber in color.  Drew explains how fantasy football works.  And we discover our next home.
September 9, 2014
The Return of Joey (Season 2)
Joey is back!  The famous Joey from season one is back in season two.  I sit down with him and we talk about 3 different beers based around food and drink.  Discuss awkward situations while grocery shopping.  80's music and fancy water used in dishwashers.
September 2, 2014
The IPA Show (Season 2)
In this episode I'm joined by my good friend Sarah, who is a huge fan of the hoppyness flavors in IPAs.  We sample 3 different IPA brews and discuss how it's just not that hops that can make an IPA great.
August 25, 2014
The Stout Show (Season 2)
In this episode of I'm No Expert I'm joined by my friend Grant who's favorite brew is Guinness.  We talk about the finer points of widgets and sample some different stouts.  We also travel to Nine Irish Brothers in Indianapolis to compare Guinness poured by a professional.
August 18, 2014
The Cider Show (Season 2)
In this the first episode of season 2, I'm joined by my friend Ashley who isn't always the biggest fan of beer, but loves hard ciders.  So this episode we try out three hard ciders.
August 11, 2014
Episode 7, A very special show
A very special show.
May 28, 2014
Episode 6, The Joey Show
In this show, Justin and Chris are not alone.  They bring along their friend Joey to try out three very odd beers.  Joey talks about his mini marathon experience.  And everyone smells something funny in the air.
May 11, 2014
Special Episode, The Pint
In this special episode Justin and Chris are on location at The Pint, in West Lafayette.  They talk  Star Wars day and enjoy a brew.
May 9, 2014
Episode 5, The Sour Show
This episode Justin and Chris have three beers from Cascade Brewing, based out of Portland.  They talk about why sours are the new 'it' beer.  And they teach us what temperature your beer should be at.
May 1, 2014
Episode 4, The Trappist Show
This week Justin and Chris sample three Trappist beers,  We learn the definition of Trappist.  And how to use your nose.
April 25, 2014
Episode 3, The Label Show
This week Justin and Chris find beers based only on their labels.  They talk head retention.  And Chris reveals his love for animals.
April 17, 2014
Episode 2, The Belgium Show
In this episode, Justin and Chris take a trip to Belgium.  But only in their minds.  Sampling brews from, ST. STEFANUS, Troubadour and Omer Vander Ghinste.
April 9, 2014
Episode 1, The Fridge Show
In our first episode Justin and Chris talk about beer in their fridges right now.  We sample beers from Magic Hat, New Belgium, and Fountain Square.
April 3, 2014
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