Author Archives: David Richter

One of the Original Beer Geeks? And then some.

Captain Fredrick Pabst

The dapper gentleman in the picture above is Captain Frederick Pabst who, as the son-in-law of the owner, bought into the Phillip Best Brewing Company (as in More]

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Hey Distillers, See You at the Conferences!

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Briess Malt & Ingredients Co. is again taking it on the road for BOTH national distilling conferences. The first of the two conferences, the American Craft Spirits Association’s 6th Annual Distiller’s Convention & Vendor Trade Show, will be held at the Hyatt … [More]

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Holiday Brew in Florida

Over the holiday break I was visiting family in Florida and did finally manage to pop by and spend the day brewing with the crew from Motorworks Brewing in Bradenton, FL. … [More]

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Liftoff! Malting in Outer space?

I find myself in Orlando, Florida, this week for a 2-day seminar and have run across something I never thought possible in my 25+ years in the brewing industry—someone wants to brew beer in space.  Though this sounds like a crazy craft brewer idea conceived over a couple of pints with friends… [More]

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ESB Recipe with Extra Special Malt!

Interested in brewing with a unique malt?  Then I’d like to recommend that you try Briess More]

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