Beer Travels

Detour: Monday Night Brewing

Detour: Monday Night Brewing

ATLANTA, GA

On the day of one of their limited releases, writer Alaina Kornfeld pays a visit to Atlanta’s Monday Night Brewing, to find out why ‘weekends are overrated,’ from a brewery that imparts a company culture that’s not only welcoming, but doesn’t take itself too seriously.

DETOUR: Greensboro, VT – Hill Farmstead

DETOUR: Greensboro, VT – Hill Farmstead

GREENSBORO, VT

Last winter, we made the decision to drive four hours out of our way, before our flight, into an oncoming blizzard…to a little brewery on a hill in rural Vermont, to talk to Phil Young. Not just any brewery of course, but the 4-time “Best Brewery in the World.” And we can assure you, it was well worth the trek.

Mark Hegedus of Magic Hat Brewing

Mark Hegedus of Magic Hat Brewing

SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT

From Pepsi to Red Bull to Coors to Deschutes, Mark Hegedus has been a beverage industry journeyman. In his latest role, he’s been tasked with reviving creativity at stalwart Magic Hat Brewing in Vermont. They’re now poised to again play the role of leader in the space, and not just ‘the brewery that makes #9.’