Craft Brewing and Distilling News for May 18, 2022May 18, 2022
•Patrick Rue, founder of the Bruery and current operator of Erosion, a Napa Valley winery and brewery, has purchased a 50% stake in Santa Rosa, California’s Moonlight Brewing from Lagunitas. The purchase situates Rue as an equal partner with Brian Hunt, Moonlight’s founder. Day-to-day operations will remain the same, with Moonlight brewer Zac Greenwood remaining onboard. Rue will serve as an advisor for Moonlight and will also lead a barrel-aging program for the lager-focused brewery.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.