Dallas’ Texas Ale Project hired Jason van Gilder as their new lead brewer in February, replacing original brewer Jan Matysiak. Van Gilder brings several years of local experience to the position with brewing duties at both Rahr & Sons Brewing and Lakewood Brewing within the past decade.
On Rotation opened this week in Dallas’ Lakewood District. A new brewpub concept by owners and brewers Lindsay and Jacob Sloan, On Rotation will be a self-described “craft beer laboratory” with a number of small-batch beers designed to change often as they continuously experiment with unique recipes and seasonal combinations. Their 40 taps will include a mix of house-brewed and … Continue reading
Small Brewpub opened this week in Dallas’ Oak Cliff neighborhood. Founder and head brewer Aaron Garcia has paired with Misti Norris, formerly of FT33, for a seasonally inspired menu with a mix of house-brewed and commercial craft beers and cocktails.
The Texas Ale Project opened in Dallas’ Design District in mid November. Founders Brent Thompson and Kat Stevens hired German native and Weihenstephan graduate Jan Matysiak, formerly of Austin’s Live Oak Brewing and Brooklyn’s Sixpoint Brewing, as their head brewer. Texas Ale Project was formerly known during development as Reunion Brewing Company.
The former West Village brewpub and restaurant Union Bear closed at the end of August due to a decline in business. Union Bear opened in February 2012 as a nano-brewpub and craft beer bar but later abandoned its in-house brewing operations to focus on its pizza kitchen and commercial craft beers. The business and concept was … Continue reading