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

Definition of brewmaster

: a person who supervises the brewing process of malt liquors

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Back home, the winning brewery will collaborate with a Bitburger brewmaster on a beer. Andre Meunier,, "Eight elite NW breweries to throw down in Pilsner Fest challenge," 3 July 2019 In a region where most breweries focus on ales, Gordon Biersch’s brewmaster, Doug Hasker, specialized in German-style lagers. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Gordon Biersch to close in Mission Valley," 13 June 2019 For Rosalie, brewmaster Matt Brynildson cofermented pilsner and white wheat malt with chardonnay grapes. Ac Shilton, Outside Online, "The 12 Best Summer Beers of 2019," 10 June 2019 In May, brewmaster Ben Shirley won bronze at the San Diego International Beer Competition for his specialty beer, Elephants on Parade. San Diego Union-Tribune, "The Dish: South American tea-centric cafe comes to Pacific Beach," 6 June 2019 Wild Ride Brewing in Redmond brewed the beer last week and will release it Dec. 4, brewmaster Paul Bergeman said. Kathleen Mclaughlin, The Seattle Times, "Central Oregon breweries make beer to benefit fire victims," 28 Nov. 2018 The upstarts sell everything from standard stouts, sours and pale ales to coconut curry wheat beer, avocado honey ale and beard beer, made with yeast brushed from a brewmaster’s whiskers. Robert Lee Hotz, WSJ, "Beer Makers’ Steps to Mitigate Climate Change Might Not Be Enough, Study Shows," 15 Oct. 2018 Seibt's journey Seibt has come a long way from home brewer to respected commercial brewmaster. Marc Bona,, "Willoughby Brewing Co. marks 20 years with specials and a lot of history," 19 Feb. 2018 The small brewery is a family affair: dad Dan Schey is the brewmaster, son Mike handles sales and mom Lori does the books. Chelsey Lewis, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "By boat, bike or foot, Horicon Marsh is a Wisconsin treasure," 31 May 2018

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1871, in the meaning defined above

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