Boulevard veteran Neil Witte registers for a new draught
There are two kinds of beer-nerd palate: yours and Neil Witte’s.
Witte oversaw field quality and training at Boulevard Brewing and Duvel Moortgat USA for most of the past 20 years. He is one of the 11 people on the planet to have passed the Master Cicerone exam. And he has an unsparing assessment to share about the ever-ballooning craft-beer bubble.
“I’ve had more mediocre to bad beer in the past five years than I have in a long time,” Witte tells me.
So Witte has launched Craft Quality Solutions, a consultancy designed to address a key question that’s easily taken for granted: Who’s taking taking care of your beer outside the brewery?
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