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Simon Rusk is the head brewer and owner at the Livery Microbrewery in Benton Harbor, MI. After a lot of college, passing the bar and becoming a lawyer, he decided on a major life change to pursue his passion in the craft beer industry.

 

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The Communal Nature of Brewing

BY NEUTRAL GROUND BREWING
@ VOL 12 ON MAY 08, 2014

Eric Jensen, Vincent Rossmeier of Neutral Ground Brewing discusses and  shares their passion for the communal nature of brewing and enjoying the craft beer process.  Eric and Vincent along with Brady Shannon who have been "brewing beer together in Jensen's woodshed" since early 2013 and drinking it on the New Orleans neutral ground.

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Local Craft Beer

BY JOHN CAMPBELL
@ VOL 6 ON DEC 07, 2011

John Campbell speaks about his experience in the beer brewing industry. He also explores the growth of new brewing business in Louisville as it expand. 

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Brewing with a Purpose

BY KOTA KOBAYASHI
@ VOL 3 ON FEB 20, 2015

Kota Kobayashi decided as a child that one day he'd brew his own beer. Many years later, and inspired by the recent natural disasters in Japan, he created Ippon Matsu Beer. His One Pine Tree beer received massive donations from all over the world which he has used to help small business owners with disaster relief in Japan. Don't get ready, get started!

"Presentation of the Day" on June 8, 2015.

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Brewing Up History

BY TROY REYNARD
@ VOL 2 ON SEP 18, 2015

What makes an otherwise sane man—successful volleyball coach, athletic director, and alumnus of the year at Lehigh Carbon Community College—decide to rehab an old hotel and create a successful gastropub, Two Rivers Brewing Company?  Well, a love of beer, maybe. But also a keen understanding of how urban renewal and craft brewing can come together in powerful ways. Check out this moving inspiring by Troy Reynard.

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Eat. Drink. Beer Happy. - The Journey of Silver Harbor Brewing Co.

BY MIICHAEL GROSS
@ VOL 4 ON FEB 11, 2016

Michael Gross tell us his story of opening a Michigan Brewing Company in his story called Eat.Drink.Beer Happy, The Journey of Silver Harbor Brewing Co

Silver Harbor Brewing Co has something big brewing. Arriving this Spring learn about how we've transformed a building from 1900 to become what will be St. Joe's very own brewery / restaurant and more about the team behind the scenes making it all happen. Committed to the Mitten, we'll discuss local sourcing and give a sneak peak of our menu, beer line up and more. 
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Crafty Bastard Brewery

BY AARON MCCLAIN
@ VOL 19 ON MAY 12, 2016

In this presentation Aaron McClain (Co-owner and brewer) describes how the brewery got started, some unusual ingredients used in their beers and several collaborations with other local businesses.

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Brewing a Creative Community

BY MAXIME PECSTEEN
@ VOL 142 ON DEC 14, 2016

"What we create is a 360 degree experience for the taster."

In Brewing a Creative Community from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 142, Beer Lover Maxime Pecsteen goes into depth on his craft beer project and the possibility to create an alternative brewery based on the principle of community and co-creativity. The Brussels Beer Project was founded in 2013 in a garage and now aims at shaking up the Tokyo craft beer scene!

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Chugability, Commodity Fetishism, and Other Analogs in Your Pint of Beer

BY BEN EDMUNDS
@ VOL 21 ON DEC 06, 2016

Ben Edmunds gives a freewheeling overview of the way that pleasure, labor and politics go into every pint of your favorite craft beer.

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Twenty Beers That Changed My Life

BY MARK PHILLIPS
@ VOL 9 ON APR 25, 2017

Mark Phillips talks about his discovery of craft beer and shares the 20 beers that have changed his life. A personal journey of discovery and appreciation, whilst trying to remain sober! Cheers to good beer and a wonderful life!