Oregon Experience: Beervana

Microbrew Revolutionaries


Dick Ponzi
Co-Founder, BridgePort Brewing Company
Nancy Ponzi
Co-Founder, BridgePort Brewing Company
Karl Ockert
Brewmaster, BridgePort Brewing Company
Kurt Widmer
Co-Founder, Widmer Brothers Brewing
Rob Widmer
Co-Founder, Widmer Brothers Brewing
John DeBenedetti
Owner, F.H. Steinbart’s
Mike McMenamin
Co-Founder, McMenamin Brothers Brewpubs
Brian McMenamin
Co-Founder, McMenamin Brothers Brewpubs
Art Larrance
Co-Founder, Portland Brewing
Fred Bowman
Co-Founder, Portland Brewing
John Harris
Brewmaster, Full Sail Brewing Company
Charles Coury
Founder, Cartwright Brewing
Don Younger
Owner, Horse Brass Pub
Jack Joyce
Co-Founder, Rougue Ales
Fred Eckhardt
Beer Writer
About the Program
Find out how Oregon became the beer capital of the world.
Gallery of Microbrew Revolutionaries
Meet some of the visionaries who started it all.
Erickson's Saloon
Visit Portland's most famous drinking establishment.
Benson Bubblers
Learn about the teetotaler roots of the famous Portland landmarks.
Resources
Further reading about about the microbrew movement in Oregon.
Program Credits

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