The Brew Crew has been reporting on how the coronavirus pandemic and related regulations have been affecting the breweries around the state. No one expected to have to suddenly close their doors for several months. Even today, in the middle of July, it’s not clear when we’ll return to anything approaching normalcy. To see how Bathtub Row Brewing in Los Alamos has been faring, I conducted an interview with assistant manager Rob Hipwood and head brewer Brandon Venaglia. In keeping with the times, the interview was done entirely by email (a first for me).
DSBC: Did you shut down when required to, or did you shut down earlier? What was that decision-making process like? It must have been difficult.
RH: We transitioned to takeaway sales per the Governor’s mandate, but we did have several discussions about closing regardless, trying to balance the business side w
Source: NM Dark Side Brew Crew
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