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Beginning a Brewery with Alex Wenner – BeerSmith Podcast #279


Alex Wenner joins me this week to debate beginning his brewery Lasting Pleasure within the Hudson Valley.

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Matters in This Week’s Episode (50:07)

  • This week I welcome Alex Wenner. Alex is CEO and co-founder of Lasting Pleasure on the Hudson Valley.  Alex beforehand labored at Cricket Hill, Six Level and Coney Island whereas incomes his diploma from the Siebel Institute.  Alex co-founded Lasting Pleasure together with his spouse to create a Craft Beer expertise that’s extra inviting and inclusive.
  • We talk about a bit about Alex’s background in brewing for a decade professionally at craft breweries round New York Metropolis.
  • We talk about a few of the good and dangerous issues Alex noticed working within the Craft Beer business.
  • Alex explains why he determined to begin Lasting Pleasure brewery.
  • We discuss how Alex chosen his tools for the brand new brewery, in addition to a few of the bigger challenges in getting a brewery off the bottom.
  • Alex shares his design for Lasting Pleasure and the distinctive house and atmosphere he and his spouse have been attempting to create.
  • We talk about his preliminary beer lineup and the way he chosen which beers to brew.
  • Alex has targeted on utilizing domestically grown New York components. We discuss concerning the rising craft malt and hop farms popping up in New York State.
  • Alex shares the place he’s going with the enterprise subsequent
  • We talk about his location, web site and shutting ideas.

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