Interview: Ashleigh Carter, Co-founder and Head Brewer, Bierstadt Lagerhaus

Interview: Ashleigh Carter, Co-founder and Head Brewer, Bierstadt Lagerhaus
July 27, 2017 dmulligan

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Ashleigh Carter is well aware that there’s never been a better time to be a brewer slinging funky sour beers, or hazy IPAs masquerading as tall glasses of tropical juice. But as a brewer herself, she has no desire to jump into the volatile frontiers of the craft brewing marketplace. “I don’t think everything has to be 100 IBU, or sour,” she says. At Bierstadt Lagerhaus, the Denver brewery Carter co-founded with longtime partner in crime Bill Eye, she turns out the traditional German lagers she loves drinking, and asks beer drinkers to come along for the ride… [ Read More ]