Justin Kennedy is freelance writer and producer based in Brooklyn. He contributes regularly to Lucky Peach, Beer Advocate and Bloomberg Business and produces Beer Sessions Radio on the Heritage Radio Network.
Some of the country’s most progressive brewers are striving to convey terroir by incorporating everything from local tree bark to wild mushrooms into their beers.
Tucked inside a suburban strip mall in Virginia, Final Gravity is making some of the country's most intriguing new beers in a wide variety of styles.
A one-year-old Oregon brewery is reshaping our sense of what terroir-driven beer can really mean. Justin Kennedy on why you should be paying attention to Wolves & People Farmhouse Brewery.
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