Brewmaster Beau Baden, a Scranton native who now resides in Old Allentown, studied the art and science of brewing at the American Brewers Guild. He began his commercial brewing career as an apprentice brewer at Gordon Biersch Brewing Company in San Jose, CA in 1999. His first employment was as a brewer at Pyramid Breweries where he won the GABF Gold medal for Hefeweizen in 2001. Pyramid still proudly remarks that the beer is “the standard by which all other wheat beers are judged.”
In 2002, as Brewmaster at Ellicott Mills Brewing, his work earned a Gold and a Bronze at the Real Ale Festival in Chicago.
Returning to Pyramid Breweries as Headbrewer-brewpubs, he continued to win worldwide recognition with a 2004 Silver at the World Beer Cup, and a Bronze at the GABF the same year.
In 2005, he began his tenure at Fegley’s Brew Works as Brewmaster overseeing the build and design of the brewery at the second location for the company. He has continued to accumulate medals and awards year after year including Great American Beer Festival (GABF). AWARDS LIST HERE