The Dregs

The Dregs

From the guys behind the Cascadian Beer Podcast and VANPOURS comes the super business causal beer show "The Dregs."

Join Aaron (Cascadian Beer Podcast), and Chris + Luke (VANPOURS) for candid conversations about the craft beer scene in British Columbia, as they sample beers from across the province.

Recent Episodes

I Wish to Speak to The Manager!

Oct. 13, 2022

Aaron, Luke and Chris catch-up on what has been a busy last couple of months. They also discuss the upcoming BC Beer Awards, fresh hop festivities, personal milestones, and why it’s (sometimes) ok to speak with the manager. …

So You Wanted to Go to a Festival

Aug. 1, 2022

The guys recap the Vancouver Craft Beer Week craziness, including some on location hits from the festival. Topics include our top beer pick and honorable mentions, the token-free tragedy, cigarette surveys, and more. Support…

Free Parking

June 21, 2022

The guys break down Vancouver Craft Beer Week and provide some tips for festival goers. They also chat about the upcoming beer events in New West. Luke recaps his epic five week Euro-trip, including notes on Slovakia’s beer …

A Sansori Experience

May 26, 2022

The guys sit down with Fiona Hepher of Sansorium to dive into the world of alcohol-free beverages. Fiona shares her path to an alcohol-free lifestyle and what led her to start Sansorium. We also sample a delicious lineup of …

Guest: Fiona Hepher

Foss and Found

April 20, 2022

Aaron ( Cascadian Beer Podcast ) along with Chris and Luke ( VANPOURS ) sit down with Jorden Foss to learn how Steel & Oak Brewing has navigated the challenges brought on by the pandemic. They also get the lowdown on Jorden’…

The Best Part of Waking Up

March 23, 2022

In this episode of The Dregs the guys discuss coffee, and dive into Prototype Coffee ’s sample pack lineup. They also talk about their go-to coffee shops, preferred brew methods, and gas station creamers. Support the show: h…

About the Hosts

Aaron Profile Photo


Cascadian Beer Podcast

Audio Engineer by trade, with over 20 years experience in broadcasting in radio and TV in three countries, Aaron started the Cascadian Beer Podcast as a hobby project to dip his toes intro podcasting. The hobby ending up becoming so much more. A homebrewer on hiatus, Aaron is a massive fan of the breweries around Cascadia.

Chris Profile Photo



Chris is a die-hard Raptors fan, coffee addict, and IPA fanatic. He loves craft beer almost as much as puns. Kidding, that would never hop-pen.

Luke Profile Photo



Luke is a photographer and amateur mycologist who loves travel, craft beer, and his goofy cats Lizard and Squid.