This past spring saw the emergence of a contentious legislative fight in Maryland over HB 1283 between brewers on one side and their counterparts in the three tier system, wholesalers and retailers, on the other.
Until recently Zackary Shelton, was the General Manager at The Sovereign. He also previously held a number of positions within the Neighborhood Restaurant Group, including manager at Bluejacket, and host/runner/server/bartender at ChurchKey/Birch & Barley.
Hopsteiner is one of the oldest hop breeding, growing, and trading firms around. The company was formed by S.S. Steiner in 1845 in the southwestern German state of Baden-Württemberg.
Here at DCBeer, and in the brewing community as a whole, we’ve been hearing more and more about how important quality beer is to the long-term success of a brewery. A brewer will employ quality control measures throughout the brewing process.