Brewery

Meet the Beerworkers

Adam DeBower

Co-founder / Director of Operations

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Adam DeBower

Co-founder / Director of Operations

Hometown?

Austin, TX

What do you do at Austin Beerworks? Generally, plant operations manager. BOD for Texas Craft Brewers Guild, chair of Craft PAC

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing? Independently wealthy guy who travels 300 days a year.

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in? Rick & Morty

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be? Willie Nelson, something full flavored, but light bodied enough for a a bonified American Treasure.

Favorite place to have a beer at noon. Leilani's Beach Bar, Lahina (Maui) Hawaii

Drinking game you were really really bad at. All of them. #idontdosports

What is your least favorite piece of equipment in the brewery? Proud to report that currently, there is not one piece of equipment that needs to be replaced.

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of.

Giant ceramic Bald Eagle.

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to? Beer makes love to me.

What rhymes with deer? Yes, dear.

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Will Golden

Co-founder / Director of Brewing

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Will Golden

Co-founder / Director of Brewing

Hometown?
The parts unknown or Frederick, MD.

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?
Head brewer, dance troop leader, life coach.

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?
Wrestling gators.

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?
It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia.

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?
Rip Torn, a doppelweissenpilsimperialblackipa.

Favorite place to have a beer at noon.
Church

Drinking game you were really really bad at.
None I crush all opposition and bathe in the blood of my foes! Not really – pretty bad at asshole.

What is your least favorite piece of equipment in the brewery?
Broken shit.

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of.
Not what I have drank from but filled. A prosthetic leg with a Chuck Taylor On the end of it.

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?
The Missile Dropkick, it is gentle and generous lover.

What rhymes with deer?
Dick punch

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Michael Graham

Co-founder / Sales & Marketing

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Michael Graham

Co-founder / Sales & Marketing

Hometown?
Austin, TX

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?
Try my best to keep our accounts and customers happy.

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?
Paying to drink other people’s beer.

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?
Anything but ‘Intervention’.

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?
Homer Simpson. ‘4 Finger Pils’.

Favorite place to have a beer at noon.
Over the corpse of my dueling opponent.

Drinking game you were really really bad at.
Bad meaning bad, or bad meaning good?

What is your least favorite piece of equipment in the brewery?
Adam’s digestive system.

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of.
My umbilical cord. Just kidding. My mother is a saint.

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?
We didn’t name it ‘Black Thunder’ because it was a slouch in bed.

What rhymes with deer?
Bold and clean consistently exceptional locally canned craft beer.

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Mike McGovern

Co-founder / Distribution

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Mike McGovern

Co-founder / Distribution

Hometown?
New York City (Queens)

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?
The most important jobs of course, the ones that are handled from behind a desk. Distribution, pay bills, and most importantly of all I keep the beer workers happy (payroll)

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?
The same thing I was doing before ABW, international playboy on a tight budget.

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?
Smokey and the Bandit. Of course we would have to change Texarkana to Austin and Coors Original to ABW.

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?
Jay Chandrasekhar. I’m pretty sure a good amount of beer was consumed during the writing and making of Super Troopers and Beer Fest. I would be honored if ABW could help lube the wheels of inspiration. With that said the beer would be either Missile Drop Kick or Flying head butt(both are 9.8% ABV). Might as well lube the crap out of those wheels.

Favorite place to have a beer at noon.
On my computer searching discount travel websites. I did say I was on a budget.

Drinking game you were really really bad at.
The question does not apply. I’ve never been bad at anything.

What is your least favorite piece of equipment in the brewery?
The ink jet printer. Damn you low ink warning.

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of.
A rugby boot (cleats for you non-rugby types)

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?
Sputnik. Its bold, dark and delicious. And when you think you’ve had enough and just want to go to sleep the coffee kicks in and you’re back in for another round.

What rhymes with deer?
Meers burger (Meers, OK)

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Chance Patrick

Head of Innovation and Inspiration (aka Head Brewer)

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Chance Patrick

Head of Innovation and Inspiration (aka Head Brewer)

Hometown?

Amarillo, TX

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

I write recipes, schedule prodution, order supplies, track inventory, and keep the production team in line. But mostly, I bug Kelly

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Taking a nap

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

The intro to White Lotus

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Shhh. I'm napping

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

Germany, accompanied by Weisswurst

Drinking game you were really bad at?

The one.

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

The heaters

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

I'm trying to sleep here.

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Pasteur. It's a gorgeous French Lager that doesn't ask me dumb questions.

What rhymes with deer?

Dear God, is this over yet?

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Nick Pratt

Off-Premise Sales/Account Manager

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Nick Pratt

Off-Premise Sales/Account Manager

Hometown?

ATX

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

I try to convince people to drink our beer, I'll twist arms if I have to!

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Something else, probably. Maybe.

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Futurama. For two raisins: It means ABW is still in business 1000 years later, and we get new Futurama episodes.

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Jerry Jones. It would be a "Please For The Love Of God And Everything Holy, Hire A Real GM" Lager. Please.

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

Nothing beats a lunch time beer on the patio

Drinking game you were really bad at?

5k Fun Runs

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Sir Prints-A-Lot. WHY DO I NEED MORE PINK TO PRINT IN BLACK AND WHITE?!?!

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

A Boot. But this is Texas, is it really that strange?

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Well, the answer to that is obvious

What rhymes with deer?

Dear?

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Melissa Strand

Brewer

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Melissa Strand

Brewer

Hometown?
Austin, TX

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Brew the beers

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Drinking the beers

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Let's see some Hobbits drinking ABW in Rings of Power

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

You know I'm brewing a beer for my man Elijah Wood. Whatever he wants! WINK

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

In my bathtub

Drinking game you were really really bad at?

All of them

What is your least favorite piece of equipment in the brewery?

Gary- the best of friends and the worst of friends

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Probably a pool noodle?

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

CRISPY GIRLZ

What rhymes with deer?

Dear, come here, I'd like a beer to bring me cheer.

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Kelly Link

HR Manager

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Kelly Link

HR Manager

Hometown?
Right in the middle.

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?
Tell people ‘No’.

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?
Tell people ‘Yes’.

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?
Nothing filmed in Austin. The production quality is terrible!

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?
Van Morrison – Irish Stout.

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?
A ‘bank run’.

Drinking game you were really bad at?
Not getting pregnant.

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?
The rat trap under my desk.

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?
Banana hammock.

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?
That Van Morrison one, once we make it.

What rhymes with deer?
No.

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Kai Matthews

Taproom Manager

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Kai Matthews

Taproom Manager

Hometown?

Austin

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Interdepartmental relations and social lubricator.

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Carelessly whispering

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Sesame Street

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Alive: Daniel Craig- James Blond Aile or Matt Damon- Malt Damon.

Dead: Wade Boggs- Chicken Man in a Can or Buzz Aldrin- Buzz Lightbeer

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

On the beach

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Bus Driver

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Dishwasher, hands down.

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Giant wooden spoon.

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Soul Glo 😘

What rhymes with deer?

Paul Scheer

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Joe Pratt

Distribution Manager

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Joe Pratt

Distribution Manager

Hometown?
Austin, Texas

What do you happen to do at Austin Beerworks?
I happen to be the tallest person at Austin Beerworks.

If you weren’t doing this, what would you be doing?
I’d be the tallest person at another job.

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?
Friends.

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?
I’d make a beer for George McFly. It would be similar to our Kolsch and Lorraine would melt in his arms.

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?
School.

Drinking game you were really bad at?
The Limbo.

What is your least favorite piece of equipment in the brewery?
Pretty much any of our countersink flanges. I’ve been convinced that we’ve been experiencing hydraulic torque leak on at least 3 of these. Our Dorry flanges have been suspect as well. But I guess that makes sense. We’ve been pushing our equipment past 7,000 RQMs pretty regularly. Takes a lot of skill to ensure this stuff works well and that the beer tastes good.

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?
My own mouth.

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?
Peacemaker.

What rhymes with deer?
Haha, smear!

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Aaron Grella

Draught Quality

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Aaron Grella

Draught Quality

Hometown?
The 512.

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?
I’m still not sure.

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?
Slowly dying in the back of a grocery store.

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?
Yo Gabba Gabba.

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what
would the beer be?

Pat Green-Box Wine

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?
Playground

Drinking game you were really really bad at?
7 Minutes in heaven.

What is your least favorite piece of equipment in the brewery?
Canning Line – it makes me work.

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?
Pokemon Skull

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?
Gold Fist- I love getting fisted.

What rhymes with deer?
Ow, I hurt my back.

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Fletch Fletcherson

Sales

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Fletch Fletcherson

Sales

Hometown?

Beerslinger Extraordinaire

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Make Budz and sell sudz!

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Maybe something in tech?

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Fallon. Or Eric Andre. Or Rick & Morty.

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Chuck Pfalahniuk “Choke” - A simple, delicate, 16.6% ABV Milkshake Octuple Hazy Juicy Danky Dankerton Slushy Twin-Quadroctohopped Live Resin Terp Touting Drip N Rip BRB WTF BRO Indianapolis Pale Almost beer.

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

My heart says Loro but my body says Crown and Anchor and Frazier’s.

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Lawn Darts. And Disk Golf.

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

The OG side forklift now that Wes has installed an “AOOGAH” horn.

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Strangers shoes

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

F I R E E A G L E

What rhymes with deer?

I like turtles.

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Brian Wessels

Taproom Manager


Clinton Mack

Cellar Manager


Dave Wainright

Sales


Tyler Hood

Packaging


Efrem Frias

CE Whoa of Packaging

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Efrem Frias

CE Whoa of Packaging

Hometown?

P. Tweezy

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Show up. Chill out.

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Dead or in jail

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

The First 48

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Ron Livingston, it would be a cold IPA with a clever name

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

The canning line

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Life

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Jimmy

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

I've pretty much kept it to glassware

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Any beer willing to make love to me

What rhymes with deer?

Oh no, my career!

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Garrett Graham

Packaging


Sluggo

Hired Gun

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Sluggo

Hired Gun

Hometown?

Alice, TX

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Babysit

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

25 ta life

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Magnum P.I.

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Me, Wet Hop IPA

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

In my dreams

Drinking game you were really bad at?

None

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Co-workers

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Party ball

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Lazer Salad

What rhymes with deer?

Steer

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Sammy Weeks

Can-tina


Connor Harris

Cellar Rat

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Connor Harris

Cellar Rat

Hometown?

Cedar City, UT

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Hijack conversations and steer them toward talking about reptiles.

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Why? What have people been saying?

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Did you know that King Cobras are actually their own genus and technically not a true cobra?

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Paul Bufano from the Colgate Comedy Hour

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

I am partial to a breakfast in bed.

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Drinking is not really a game to me.

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

The specs on the inline on the rotary gerter have been off for a while.

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Keystone Light can

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Celestial Horizons

What rhymes with deer?

Dear

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Ben Davis

Kitchen Mage

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Ben Davis

Kitchen Mage

Hometown?

Everywhere

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Kitchen

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Running a bed and breakfast

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Top Chef

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Paul Bunyan, a logger

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

In bed

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Slip n Slide beer pong (cracked a rib)

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

TBD

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Coffee Mug

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Bloodwork

What rhymes with deer?

Dustere

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Roger Corrales

Beer Slanger

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Roger Corrales

Beer Slanger

Hometown?

The Boroughs

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Pump the jams

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Leading a cat army

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Bob's Burgers

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

The Diplomats, Fire Eagle

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

Some dusty pool hall

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Slip cup

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

We don't love the hose

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Camel back

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Raspberry Lemon Einhorn

What rhymes with deer?

Fizzy yellow drink

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Nick "Big Nick Energy" Thomas

Line Cook

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Nick "Big Nick Energy" Thomas

Line Cook

Hometown?

El Paso

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Cook stuff

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Theatre/Stand-up Comedy

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

That Guy Fieri Show

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Jack Black, Stout

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

My Patio

Drinking game you were really bad at?

All of them

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Ice Machine

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Prosthetic leg

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to? T

Fire Eagle, for revenge

What rhymes with deer?

Cheers

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Frazier

A Boy's Life (AKA Distro)

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Frazier

A Boy's Life (AKA Distro)

Hometown?

I'd love one, thank you.

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Schlep

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Being Sad

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Law & Order (OG)

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Christopher Walken

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

My House

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Truth or Dare

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Zahm and/or Box erector

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Texas Select Can

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

When I write the recipe, I'll let you know.

What rhymes with deer?

Film director Peter Wier

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Luis Miguel Saenz

Bartender

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Luis Miguel Saenz

Bartender

Hometown?

Brownsville, TX

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Serve Beer, move kegs

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Playing shows, touring the world

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Seinfeld

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Arnold Schwarzenegger/ Barrel Aged Stout

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

Anywhere with water to swim

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Flip cup

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Mop

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Shoe

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Sputnik

What rhymes with deer? S

Beer

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Nas-T Nate (ya dig?)

Cook master flex

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Nas-T Nate (ya dig?)

Cook master flex

Hometown?

Where the heart is.

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Cooking and cooking and cooking...

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Training on a mountain top

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

A sitcom

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

A lovely stout for Michael Caine

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

Renfaire

Drinking game you were really bad at?

I drink professionally, not for sport

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

The ticket printer

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Never anything strange but always mead from a horn

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Sputnik!

What rhymes with deer?

BEER!

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Jimmy LeSassier

Packajerk

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Jimmy LeSassier

Packajerk

Hometown?

Austin born and bred

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Put beer in a can

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Title research or living in the woods. 50/50

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Anything MCU so we could make that big money

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Amanda Huginkis

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

ABW- that's why I work here, so I can do that.

Drinking game you were really bad at?

None, I'm very good at drinking

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Electric pallet jack in packaging

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

A keg with no top

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Flavor Country

What rhymes with deer?

Get outta here, I'm not doing that.

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Toph

Line Tech

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Toph

Line Tech

Hometown?

Austin, TX

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

I run around town cleaning and maintaining beer lines!

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Painting and playing video games!

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

A Star Ward spin off

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Not interested, Light Lager

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

ABW tap room, duh

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Kings Cup

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

I work in the dirty streets of Austin, so my least favorite equipment around town are shitty floor drains

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

A boot

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Take me to Flavor Country baby!

What rhymes with deer?

Meer!

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Kari Frea

Uhh... you tell me?

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Kari Frea

Uhh... you tell me?

Hometown?

Genesee Depot, WI

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Whatever it takes, which mostly involves accounts receivable and entering orders.

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Same thing I do every night, Pinkie. Try to take over the world!

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Dateline

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Bruce Campbell- Juice Brambleberry Blonde

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

My Desk!

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Sobriety

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Every dishwasher, everywhere.

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

A rollerskate, duh

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to? Sputnik, I want to feel its dark, smooth, warm embrace and then remember VERY little the next day.

What rhymes with deer?

I'm here, I'm queer, I want some goddamn BEER!

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Candace Garcia

Beertender

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Candace Garcia

Beertender

Hometown?

Palatka, Florida

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Beertend, occasionally help in the package department.

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Brewing. I want to brew beer that people love. Also a film scholar. I love to learn and watch too many movies.

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Doctor Who

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

John Waters, a saison aged in wine barrels

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

Somewhere outside playing boards

Drinking game you were really bad at?

It's a secret. I don't want anyone to know my weakness.

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Our dishwasher

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Watering tin

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Sputnik all day er day

What rhymes with deer?

Orange

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Enma Lopez

Chef!

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Enma Lopez

Chef!

Hometown?

Angleton, TX

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Cook

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Photographer

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

The Righteous Gemstones

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Selena Beer

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

Shower Beer

Drinking game you were really bad at?

All

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Fryer

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

La Verdad

What rhymes with deer?

Rear

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Megan Silguero

Taproom

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Megan Silguero

Taproom

Hometown?

Austin, TX

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Pour beer

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Nursing

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Real Housewives

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Ariana Grande

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

By the pool

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Riding the bus

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Crowler Machine/ DISHWASHER

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

A shoe

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Icy Moons

What rhymes with deer?

Peaches

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W.E.S.

Plan Engineer

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W.E.S.

Plan Engineer

Hometown?

Bay City, TX

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Fix stuff/keep stuff from breaking

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Playing music/hangin with my doggies

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

M*A*S*H

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Brewing is not currently part of my skill set

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

Our taproom, or my living room if it's an ABW beer.

Drinking game you were really bad at?

All of them

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

I am slowly becoming one with all of the equipment

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

I'm weird but not like that, duders

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Mega Flora, not canned.

What rhymes with deer?

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Dustin Hoffman

Brewery Ambassador

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Dustin Hoffman

Brewery Ambassador

Hometown?

Las Cruces, NM

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Sales, Distro, Positive Tuesday Representative

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Likely, slinging drinks at some dirt bar in the middle of the dessert that has a busted jukebox playing Careless Whisper on repeat all night.

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Rick & Morty: An inter-dimensional cable conmmercial

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Nic Cage- Pearlsnap

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

On my couch, playing animal crossing

Drinking game you were really bad at?

All of them

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

The one that costs a lot of money to fix

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

What, like out of the toilet?

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Pear Snap. I've know it the longest and have established trust and respect. Plus, I know cuddling is included.

What rhymes with deer?

It's Positive Tuesday, y'all! Wait... What was the question?

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Jack Berger

Pack-a-Jerk

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Jack Berger

Pack-a-Jerk

Hometown?

Here and There

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Packaging

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Looking for a beer job

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Peacemaker

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Sturgill Simpsn- Bourbon Ale

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

ABW or Yard Bar

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Nobody wins at drinking games...

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

CFT- Cups

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

An actual boot

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Heisenberg. Soft and handsome

What rhymes with deer?

Beer... duh

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Kindsey Bernhard

GM/Director of Hospitatlity

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Kindsey Bernhard

GM/Director of Hospitatlity

Hometown?

Covington, KY

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

A lot- events, taproom stuff, reservations

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Dog Influencer/ Professional Weed Wacker/ Savannah Banana Dancing Nana

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Parks and Rec

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Jennifer Lawrence, American Pilsner

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

Corn Field

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Barrel Room Lights

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Definitely not salt and pepper shakers

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Horse Divorce

What rhymes with deer?

Dog

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Josie B

Brewer

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Josie B

Brewer

Hometown?

Los Angeles

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Make sugar water

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Line Cook

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

The Bear

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Barack Obama, Honey Ale

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

Under a tree

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Beer pong

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

But they're all my favorite :(

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Bison Horn

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Crispy Girlz

What rhymes with deer?

Scmear

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Chase Golden

Quality Manager/ Lab Dork

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Chase Golden

Quality Manager/ Lab Dork

Hometown?

Houston, TX

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Sciencey Stuff

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Being and equally adequate high school STEM teacher and tennis coach

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

"Maybe the dingo drank your Pearl Snap"

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Andy Hull- American Lager

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

Literally any patio

Drinking game you were really bad at?

All of them equally

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

I prefer to be a glass half full kind of guy (Connor)

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

A pipette?

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Sputnik

What rhymes with deer?

It's unclear

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David Escarzaga

Lab Daddy

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David Escarzaga

Lab Daddy

Hometown?

Hell Paso

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Try really hard to look busy

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Trophy Husband

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

"High Maintenance" Cause then it would look an awful lot like a routine day at ABW

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Me. Lagers, Lagers, Lagers, Lagers... all for me

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

On the beach in Mexico

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Throw Throw Burrito

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

The two tiny drains by FV13 that never actually drain

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

A bong after a "strike out"

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Sun Shovel, mid fermentation... you know, cause it's ferment hot! (Insert American Pie reference)

What rhymes with deer?

Pan Grier

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Charles Reeg

Cellerman

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Charles Reeg

Cellerman

Hometown?

Merritt Island, Florida

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Make the magic happen (Cold Side)

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Voice acting I guess. Who knows?

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

It's always sunny/ I think you should leave.

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Ryan Reynolds. Irish Red Ale.

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

The tap room.

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Beer pong, sadly.

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Spanner Wrenches.

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

A gnome.

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Sputnik 🤤

What rhymes with deer?

Unclear.

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Ryan Rosenbrock

Cellar Raccoon

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Ryan Rosenbrock

Cellar Raccoon

Hometown?

Port Lavaca, TX

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Glorified janitor/snack raider

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Rotting in the middle of nowhere

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

A true crime docu-series would be wild

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

A thc infused porter for Mr. Bert Kreischer

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

In the cellar, where else?

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Anything involving hand eye coordination

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

The PLC hands down

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Someone else's mouth I guess?

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

I woulda done some questionable things to fresh Sputniko

What rhymes with deer?

Did you ever hear the tragedy of Darth Plagueis The Wise? I thought not. It’s not a story the Jedi would tell you. It’s a Sith legend. Darth Plagueis was a Dark Lord of the Sith, so powerful and so wise he could use the Force to influence the midichlorians to create life… He had such a knowledge of the dark side that he could even keep the ones he cared about from dying. The dark side of the Force is a pathway to many abilities some consider to be unnatural. He became so powerful… the only thing he was afraid of was losing his power, which eventually, of course, he did. Unfortunately, he taught his apprentice everything he knew, then his apprentice killed him in his sleep. Ironic. He could save others from death, but not himself. - eer

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Michael Keenan

Title Box Truck Mike aka Distro

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Michael Keenan

Title Box Truck Mike aka Distro

Hometown?

Amarillo, Tx

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Move beer from here, to there.

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Living in a mountain somewhere

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Workaholics

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Jimi Hendrix/ (Purple) Hazy IPA

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

My house

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Anything that involves cards

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

The dock plate at distro

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

A cup from cicis pizza

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Flavor Country

What rhymes with deer?

Beer?

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Eric B.

Mr. Part Time

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Eric B.

Mr. Part Time

Hometown?

Austin by now

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Beertender

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Art

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

The Kingdom/Rject

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Hunter Thompson Lazer Salad

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

Don't day drink much

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Nah

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Crowler machine

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Dead squirrel

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Lazer Salad

What rhymes with deer?

Fear

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Luis Miguel Saenz

Comedian

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Luis Miguel Saenz

Comedian

Hometown?

Brownsville Puro 956

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Is this a trick question?

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Making music and going on tour

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Game of Thrones. If Starbucks can do it, so can we.

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Steve McQueen: A good ole Kolsch

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

Any patio with good people

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Good at all of them

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Dishwasher: It's a love/hate relationship

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

Rather not say

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Senora Falcon

What rhymes with deer?

It's pretty clean what rhymes with deer, it's beer.

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Hoss

Floculation Wizard

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Hoss

Floculation Wizard

Hometown?

Grandbury, TX

What do you do at Austin Beerworks?

Cellar Rat shit with my friends.

If you weren’t doing this what would you be doing?

Lab work at a veterinary clinic

What TV show would you like to see ABW make a cameo in?

Pirates of Darkwater

If you could brew a beer for a famous person, who would it be and what would the beer be?

Jeff Bridges, make an imperial coffee milk stout, call it Porter Collie

Favorite place to have a beer at noon?

Anywhere I'm exploring nature

Drinking game you were really bad at?

Quarters

What is your least favorite piece of equipment at the brewery?

Connon "Hero" Harris

Strangest thing you’ve drank beer out of?

My friend's prosthetic leg at a He Is Legend concert

Which ABW beer would you most like to make love to?

Sputnik, sweet, dark and delightful

What rhymes with deer?

Derriere

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