The eighth season of Beer and Board Games, an American comedy show created by brothers Aaron Yonda and Andrew Yonda, began February 1, 2018. The show airs each week on YouTube and the uncut live version of the show is available by purchasing a pass on their website at live.beerandboard.com. Beer and Board Games is produced by Blame Society Films and filmed in Madison, Wisconsin.
|Beer and Board Games (season 8) |
1 February 2018 – present|
The following is a list of every episode in the eighth season of the series.
Each episode title contains the name of the board game being played with the exception of S8E12: "Divorce Game". A board game called The Changing Family Game and a card game called POOP: The Game were played in that episode.
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The following is a list of beers featured in each episode of Beer and Board Games Season 8.
||Beer (Brewing Company)
|S8E01: "What Do You Meme?"
||Conway's Irish Ale (Great Lakes Brewing Company)
|"It's a no nonsense Irish Ale that tastes of the earth." - Matt
|S8E03: "Animal Ailments"
||Mission Amber (Mission Brewery)
|"It's a pretty solid American Amber Ale." - Aaron|
"It's tart. I would almost say that it has a tart cherry flavor to it." - Matt
"Woody cherry. Woody Guthrie." - Aaron
|S8E05: "Doodle Master"
||Space Station Middle Finger (3 Floyds Brewing Company)
|"It's sweet. It's like giving a middle finger in space?" - Aaron|
"Hops, citrus, perhaps even grapefruit, which is citrus." - Matt
|S8E06: "Social Skills"
||Plaid Panther (Hops Haus Brewing Company)
|"It tastes like peat. It's very smokey. A little bit hammy. It's the kind of scotch ale I'm not super excited about." - Aaron|
"This is too smokey." - Matt
|S8E09: "We Didn't Playtest This At All + Werewords"
||Rebel Kent (3 Sheeps Brewing Company)
|"This is a nice medium amber. This beer invites you to do yard work." - Matt|
"The best ambers are full bodied and at the same time have a lightness to them and I think this fits the bill." - Matt
"This is good. I can drink a lot of these all night long." - Aaron
|S8E10: "Nasty Things + Rolf"
||Tokyo Sauna (Karben4 Brewing)
|"That's really good! Holy shit, it's light." - Aaron|
"It's refreshing." - Matt; "Yes, it's refreshing. Very effervescent." - Aaron
"It's in your face" - Matt; "like a Tokyo Sauna." - Aaron
"It has a bold flavor." - Matt
|S8E11: "The Game of Real Life"
||Special Ale (River Horse Brewing Company)
|"Oh, my. It's a lot sweeter than I suspected. Almost like a cherry? What am I tasting?" - Aaron|
"It's a little metallic and then sweet like fruity." - Mike
"And there's some hops——back end." - Gary
"It inserts itself right away and then like disappears. I think it's because I have a cold." - Matt
|S8E12: "Divorce Game"
||Nut Crusher Peanut Butter Porter (Wild Ride Brewing)
|"Really smells like peanut butter. Unpleasant." - Matt|
"It really smells like cap'n crunch peanut butter crunch. It tastes like——a cardboard box of a cap'n crunch peanut butter" - Mike
"Eh." - Aaron
"I don't mind it. I kinda like it. The chocolate is coming through. It's a peanut butter cup in my mouth." - Gary
"I'm not a close minded person but I'm willing to step out on a limb and say that peanut butter shouldn't be a flavor in beer." - Matt
|S8E13: "Taco Cat Goat Cheese Pizza"
||Eliot Ness (Great Lakes Brewing Company)
|"This is a solid amber. Really good. Perfectly balanced." - Aaron|
"Oh, delicious. This is so good. This has a metallic taste that is actually pleasant." - Matt
||Martian Sunrise (Karben4 Brewing)
|Aaron, "This is a solid amber. Really good. Perfectly balanced."|
Matt, "That's red and that's pale."
Linda, "It smells hoppier than it tastes."
|S8E15: "Sparkle Kitty Nights"
||Willy Time (Mason Ale Works)
|Deb, "I do taste that little bit of orange."|
Matt, "That's a big old citrus bomb." Aaron agrees, "Oh yeah."
Matt continues, "Oranges, lemon it's like an XTC Album." Aaron adds, "Tastes just like 1989."
|S8E16: "Mad Libs for Adults"
||Stop Work 689 (Straight to Ale)
|Deb, "That doesn't taste like anything."|
Matt, "That tastes like very little. It's really astounding. It's got almost no flavor whatsoever."
Aaron followed by Matt (in parentheses), "There is an aftertaste, a little bit of cream (and a tiny bit of peach)."
|S8E17: "Face The Consequences (Drinking Game)"
||Simply Dusty (Karben4 Brewing)
|Matt, "It's a bit too herbal."|
David, "I think it tastes like olive that you just picked off the tree. It's not ready to eat at all."
Stacey, "It tastes like a hefeweizen. It has the bananay." (Matt and David agree.)
|S8E18: "Who'd You Rather?"
||Happy Glamper (Lakefront Brewery)
|Matt, "This is a very unassuming beer."|
Aaron, "Oh there's a little watermelon there."
Matt, "I can see why they call it leisure ale. 'Cause this is uncomplicated and you dont have to think about it and you don't have to react to it."
|S8E19: "End Of The World Zombie Apocalypse"
||Romantic Chemistry IPA (Dogfish Head Craft Brewery}
|Matt, "That's real good it's little on the tart side for me but the nuance of it and you can really taste those flavors."|
Aaron, "You can really taste the mangoes"
||Blue Collar Blonde (Rusty Rail Brewing Company)
|Aaron, "Oooh, that's nice."|
Matt, "Oranges. Like the pulp of the oranges."
Aaron, "And a little bit of rind on the back end actually."
||Fool's Gold Peanut Butter Hefeweizen (Rusty Rail Brewing Company)
|Matt, "It smells like bullshit."|
Aaron, "It tastes like peanut butter. It tastes a lot like peanut butter."
Matt, "It tastes like popcorn. (You're right) It tastes more like popcorn than peanut butter."
|S8E23: "Gingerdead House"
||Honey Lav (Blackrocks Brewery)
|Matt followed by Aaron, "Nice. Honey is not overpowering. Neither is the lav."|
Aaron explains that the "lav" refers to lavender.
Matt, "The lavender could easily been overpowering but that's not either. This is well balanced."