Down River Road Podcast2021-07-28T13:05:52+00:00

Down River Road Podcast

Interested in brewing? Running a small business in Ontario? How about Farming?

Nikki Andrew is the owner of River Road Brewing and hops farm based brewery and also the host of Down River Road. Listen while she discusses, talks to and about other successful business owners, trades and just some pretty interesting people that have motivated and inspired in the creation of her business and life. Join us for some great laughs, interesting facts and the ups and downs of the world we live in now.

Down River Road: EP08 : “Flat White with Oat Milk – Jess Petelle” (video)

In episode 8 Nikki shares a coffee!? with Jess Petelle (this episode was recorded at ten in the morning, so let this one slide). Jess is a producer and director of numerous projects: All Good (her debut film), Trigger Point, Age of Dysphoria, V-Wars, Hawaii Five-0. Just to name a few. Although Jess is originally from Indiana she now calls Bayfield home, she comments that “Bayfield instantly felt like home”, and with friends like Nikki who could blame her!

 

Learn more about Jess and explore her work by visiting: https://www.jessicapetelle.com

 

The coffee featured in this episode is a shameless plug for Shop Bike Coffee!

Down River Road: EP06 “Zesty Farmer – Josh Geddis ” (video)

In Episode 6 of DOWN RIVER ROAD Nikki invites musician and music teacher, Josh Geddis to discuss music, the hidden artist in Huron County, teaching and going back to school, and of course, beer!

 

Josh Geddis’ latest album ” The Quiet I Never knew is available now!

Check out the latest from Josh at:

www.joshgedis.com

or

joshgeddis/bandcamp.com

Down River Road: EP04 “One Lonely Scotch Night – Dave “Red” Andrew” (video)

In Episode 4 of DOWN RIVER ROAD Nikki has a very special guest, a person that is very important to her, and her family, her husband! Dave Andrew joins Nikki while they talk brewing, the farm, the family, and of course the origins of the One Lonely Scotch Night ale.

Down River Road: EP03 “The Zesty Farmer – Sandi Brock” (video)

In Episode 3 of DOWN RIVER ROAD we delve into a little farming with the zesty farmer herself, Sandi Brock. Sandi has been a huge influence on how we farm at the brewery as well as with our YouTube channel, Our Brewery Farm Life. Listen in (or watch) as we discuss the ups and downs of farming, being in the farming industry, YouTube-ing, family and everything in between.

If you don’t watch Sandi’s channel you definitely should. Check out “Sheepishly Me” on YouTube and all the other social media platforms.

Down River Road: EP02 “The Queen Bee Herself” (video)


On todays episode of Down River Road I discuss creating Queen Bee, our honey, lavender, almond beer, running a business with family, bee farming, and the importance of friendship in the industry with Leanne Kavanagh. The good, the bad and everything in-between. We hope you enjoy. want to know more about leanne and all the fun stuff she does?

Follow her on instagram @astralapiaries http://www.shopbikecoffee.com

Down River Road: EP08 “Flat White with Oat Milk – Jess Petelle” (audio)

In episode 8 Nikki shares a coffee!? with Jess Petelle (this episode was recorded at ten in the morning, so let this one slide). Jess is a producer and director of numerous projects: All Good (her debut film), Trigger Point, Age of Dysphoria, V-Wars, Hawaii Five-0. Just to name a few. Although Jess is originally from Indiana she now calls Bayfield home, she comments that “Bayfield instantly felt like home”, and with friends like Nikki who could blame her!

 

Learn more about Jess and explore her work by visiting: https://www.jessicapetelle.com

 

The coffee featured in this episode is a shameless plug for Shop Bike Coffee!

 

 

 

Down River Road: EP07 “Things We Don’t Say – Nat Tarnawski” (audio)

In episode 7 Nikki shares a beer with Nat Tarnawski; Nat is the owner of the Bayfield Beauty Shop, a folk-herbalist, model, tattoo enthusiast, and the list goes on! Nikki and Nat talk about all things from raising kids to nude modelling, romanticizing your life, tattoos, and more!

 

Connect with Nat through Instagram : @thebayfield.beauty.shop  //  @folkcraftgerbs  //  @her_most_ardently

 

The beer featured on this episode is “Things We Don’t Say”, it is a craft beer for mental health awareness, it is a call to empower breweries from around the globe to use their platforms to stand up for those who suffer in silence with their mental health, be it with anxiety, depression, or other mental illness.

 

 

 

Down River Road: EP06 “Zesty Farmer – Josh Geddis” (audio)

In Episode 6 of DOWN RIVER ROAD Nikki invites musician and music teacher, Josh Geddis to discuss music, the hidden artist in Huron County, teaching and going back to school, and of course, beer!

 

Josh Geddis’ latest album ” The Quiet I Never knew is available now!

Check out the latest from Josh at:

www.joshgedis.com

or

joshgeddis/bandcamp.com

 

Down River Road: EP03 “The Zesty Farmer – Sandi Brock” (audio)

In Episode 3 of DOWN RIVER ROAD we delve into a little farming with the zesty farmer herself, Sandi Brock. Sandi has been a huge influence on how we farm at the brewery as well as with our YouTube channel, Our Brewery Farm Life. Listen in (or watch) as we discuss the ups and downs of farming, being in the farming industry, YouTube-ing, family and everything in between.

If you don’t watch Sandi’s channel you definitely should. Check out “Sheepishly Me” on YouTube and all the other social media platforms.