Friday, September 30, 2011

Interview Series : Meet the Geeks : Dan Culver of Brewpublic

Dan Culver of Brewpublic, aka @thehopfather
Name: Dan Culver

Hometown: Aberdeen, WA

Favorite Beer: Impossible but most of the time it’s a fresh IPA

Favorite Beer Haunt: The BeerMongers and/or The Horse Brass

What was the first craft brew you ever tried? What did you think? Pike Brewing IPA. I spit it out, and said what the hell is that. I obviously wasn’t ready for an IPA. The first one I enjoyed more
than once though was Alaskan Amber.

Do you homebrew? If yes, favorite homebrew to date: Not currently and I don’t have time to drink home brew when there are so many other great brewers creating beers for me to drink.

How’d you hear about the pdxbeergeeks? Beer Blogger Conference 2011

What does being a beer geek mean to you? Being deeply involved in the craft beer culture.

If you could change one thing about beer culture in the US, what would it be? Remove archaic prohibition style laws from certain states.

What do you love about Portland’s Craft Beer scene? The amazing diversity of breweries, beer styles, pubs, and events.

Where can we find you on the web? Contributor on and on twitter @thehopfather