History of Beer with Scott Mertie

Farm to Tap | History of Beer with Scott Mertie

Scott Mertie is the founder of Nashville Brewing Company. He is also a beer historian, beer memorabilia collector and author of “Nashville Brewing”, a book about the history of beer in Nashville. Watch this video to hear Scott talk about Tennessee’s brewing history and how the industry has evolved.

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New historical marker recognizes the Gerst House restaurant

Nashville Gerst House

“As Nashville continues to grow, I think it is exceptional that we are still honoring the history of Nashville institutions such as the Gerst House. Every new marker that we install just adds to the richness of our understanding of early life in Middle Tennessee and the integral part that brewing had in it. The Historical Commission is so thankful to have the support of community partners like Scott Mertie, who is a tireless advocate for remembering our past, especially when it comes to beer.”

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