brew·​mas·​ter | \ ˈbrü-ˌma-stər How to pronounce brewmaster (audio) \

Definition of brewmaster

: a person who supervises the brewing process of malt liquors

Examples of brewmaster in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Goose Island brewmaster Gregory Hall created the Bourbon County Stout collection in 1992 after meeting legendary Jim Beam master distiller Booker Noe and deciding to age the beer in bourbon barrels. Jonah Flicker, Robb Report, 1 Aug. 2022 The kicker is that each beer is introduced by a brewery notable, including Lost Abbey co-founder Tomme Arthur and Perennial Artisan Ales brewmaster Phil Wymore. Thomas Floyd, Washington Post, 23 June 2022 Ceria’s brewmaster says that both of the company’s beers can be enjoyed alone or paired with food. A.j. Herrington, Forbes, 8 June 2022 Bryan Hickey is the brewmaster, son Gabriel, 24, is assistant brewer, daughter Olivia, 17, is the cashier and Christy, his wife of 26 years, is the artist, sign-maker and runs the tap room. Pam Mcloughlin, Hartford Courant, 6 June 2022 Meanwhile, the podcast continued; the pandemic hit around episode 11, when Jimenez interviewed Scott Parker, the brewmaster at Salt Flats. Stefene Russell, The Salt Lake Tribune, 27 May 2022 Second Street had operated there for more than 25 years, but the lease renewal terms -- including higher rent -- were not favorable enough, said Rod Tweet, Second Street's president and brewmaster. Alicia Wallace, CNN, 14 Apr. 2022 World-renowned brewmaster Frantz Brogniez brewed a series of successful beers there, eventually receiving the Grand Prize Award for his Southern Select beer at the International Congress of Brewers in 1913, beating out 4,000-plus entries. Chris Barnett, Chron, 10 May 2022 Under the guidance of brewmaster Kevin Denny, Wayfinder has become a prestigious lager-centric brewery that also makes award-winning Northwest ales. oregonlive, 25 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of brewmaster

1871, in the meaning defined above

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“Brewmaster.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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