LA GRANDE BOUFFE (THE BIG FEAST) is the craft beer and movie podcast series with salty film critic Cole Smithey.
For its first 100 episodes, Millennial filmmaker Mike Lacy was Cole's co-host. Now the podcast is recorded live at BLIND TIGER ALE HOUSE (located at Bleeker and Jones in the West Village) with a rotating list of entertaining co-hosts to copiously consume international politics and culture through the prism of a single film and a different craft beer.
Anchor Steam, AleSmith, Ballast Point, Bell's, Bear Republic, Brooklyn Brewery, Captain Lawrence, Central Waters, Cigar City, Dogfish Head, Empire, Evil Twin, Fifth Hammer, Fire Island, Firestone Walker, Flying Dog, Foreign Objects, Founders, Green Flash, Grim, Harpoon, Hitachino, Industrial Arts, Kills Boro, Lagunitas, Left Hand, Ommegang, Oxbow, Magic Hat, Revolution, Rogue Nation, Sierra Nevada, Stone, Smuttynose, Treehouse, Two Brothers, Unibroue, and Victory are some of the craft beer breweries we've featured on the program.
Thelma Adams, Matt Blankman, Joshua Bogatin, Theodore Bouloukos, David Cassese, Neil Cohen, Rick Crom, Chris Cuzme, Bernard Feinsod, Phil Hall, James Hancock, Grady Hendrix, Phil Holt, Mikhail Karadimov, Martin Keller, Michael Kimmel, Mike Lacy, Chico Leo, Mike Lovullo, Mai Masri, Kenji Mason, Anthony Matt, Hayden Maxwell, Steve Mazzucchi, Wilson Morales, Ted Rall, Jack Rico, Marcus Pinn, Casey Regan, Neil Rosen, Adam Schartoff, Bill Scurry, Christopher Sherwood, Michael Somerville, Armond White, and Jeremy Workman have co-hosted LA GRANDE BOUFFE (THE BIG FEAST) podcast series.
The feast is always big, so pull up a chair to the craft beer table; you are invited. Bon appétit!
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