Batch 85: 14 Cannons Head Brewer Nic Bortolin

Updated: Oct 12, 2018

Cheers craft beer lovers! We are honored to be joined by Nic Bortolin, the head brewer of 14 Cannons. In his time as a brewer, Nic has achieved some amazing things, brewed some incredible beer, and learned from some great brewers.

On the show, we discuss 14 Cannons Brewery and Showroom, what is different about the brewery, why the beer is so great, the amazing vibe inside and more.

We also learn all about Nic; his background, where he learned to brew, his none-beer former day job, being surrounded by great breweries and a whole lot more. Nic is truly is a brewmaster, and has a great knowledge of every aspect of the brewing process from start to finish and isn't afraid to experiment.

In addition to all the knowledge he drops on us, Nic also leads the listeners on a guided tasting with four of his delicious beers.

To find out more about 14 Cannons or Nic Bortolin, you can go to or find them @14Cannons on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. The next time you're in the Westlake Village, CA area, stop by the brewery at 31125 Via Colinas Suite 907 and let them know you heard about them on The Unfiltered Gentlemen! Thanks to Nic for taking the time to share his story and talk about his incredible beer.

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