The art of craft beer is not just about a preference for hops and sours. It’s also a story about how a need for new tastes and a head for innovation can create an entire industry.

To recognize the craft beer breweries that are a staple of our local food and beverage scene, Insider Louisville hosted The Business of Craft Beer event on May 16.

Insider Louisville contributor Kevin Gibson talked to key players on the local beer scene, including Derek Selznick (Executive Director of the Kentucky Guild of Brewers), Leah Dienes (owner, partner and head brewer at Apocalypse Brew Works), Adam Weston (Managing member and brewer at Again the Grain), and Kyle Tavares (co-founder and head brewer at Mile Wide Beer Co.).

Here’s a look at the crowd that attended the event:

Business of Craft Beer-2Business of Craft Beer-3Business of Craft Beer-4Business of Craft Beer-5Business of Craft Beer-6Business of Craft Beer-7Business of Craft Beer-8Business of Craft Beer-9Business of Craft Beer-10Business of Craft Beer-11Business of Craft Beer-12Business of Craft Beer-13Business of Craft Beer-14Business of Craft Beer-18Business of Craft Beer-19Business of Craft Beer-20Business of Craft Beer-21Business of Craft Beer-22Business of Craft Beer-23Business of Craft Beer-25Business of Craft Beer-27
<
>

A community newsroom needs community support

NOW is the time to become a member and back our efforts to consistently deliver the community news you crave and need to push Louisville forward. Joining today at $10 per month or $100 per year will strengthen YOUR community newsroom at Insider Louisville.

With membership, you will get early invites to all of Insider Louisville’s events: monthly meetups, symposiums, pop-up events, and opportunities to interact with our reporting staff.

At Insider Louisville, we dig deeper, ask more questions, and seek experts to add analysis and context to the issues that our readers – Louisville’s stakeholders – care about the most. Our mission is to inform these readers with impactful, public-service journalism so that they can help shape outcomes. Our goal is to raise the level of civic engagement in our communities and to be an indispensable source of information about local business, government, education, health, and culture.


Comment

Facebook Comment
Post a comment on Facebook.