Date Added: Mar 2010
"Even a dog can shake hands" - The Brooklyn Brewery Rule. Brooklyn, New York has a rich beer making tradition, but it had all but died out once Steve Hindy decided to start Brooklyn Brewery in 1986. As a journalist and war correspondent, Steve's said in an episode of Small Business RulesSM tat his greatest inspiration came after meeting american diplomats working in Saudi Arabia, where the Islamic law prohibits alcoholic beverages. This inspired Steve to begin brewing his own beer, and after moving back to the United States began his company, Brooklyn Brewery.