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Meet the Brew Master









Name
Rodney Taylor

Hometown
Flint, Michigan (a.k.a. The City with no pity.)

Personal Background
University of Hawaii, Ferris State University

How I Got Started Crafting Beer
Begging and Pleading

Brewing Philosophy
1/3 lab technician 1/3 janitor 1/3 human forklift

Favorite Brew
The one I see you enjoying as I finish up the day in the brewery

Favorite Quote
"If you can't say something nice, say it under your breath."

Awards
2008 Silver Medal and 2010 Gold Medal at the GABF in the "English-Style Dark Mild Ale or Brown Ale" category for "Old Elk Brown Ale"

2004 Men's Ice Hockey Summer League Champ! 2003 GABF (Great American Beer Festival) Silver for St. James Irish Red 2002 GABF Silver Medal for Old Elk Brown Ale 2000 Best of Rock Creek 1999 GABF Bronze Medal for Old Elk Brown Ale 2002 Men's Ice Hockey Summer League Champ 2001 Men's Ice Hockey Summer League Champ 1998 Men's Ice Hockey League Champ