From Alewife to Bikini Girl and Back

by Maureen Basenberg

Filmed at Ignite Phoenix

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Centuries ago women brewed all the beer. We were alewives. Over time women became associated with beer primarily via bikinis (thanks to macro American breweries). But baby, we're back. Many of us are knowledgeable about the art of brewing and enjoy its fruits. More and more women are professional brewers. It's time to celebrate our return!

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