Sam Maxbauer

Sam Maxbauer

Biography

Sam Maxbauer is the Head Brewer and co-founder of The Exchange Brewery in Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON. His passion for barrel-aged beers began while brewing for Leelanau Brewing Company and Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales. His experience at Jolly Pumpkin has given him a wealth of practical knowledge relating to barrel care as well as experience in growing and maintaining a successful barrel program. The Exchange Brewery focuses on wild and sour ales aged in wine barrels and foeders.