03/01/2011 02:42 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

How Sam Calagione Built Dogfish Head Brewery

Taken with the idea of crafting his own brand of beer, Sam Calagione left his writing program at Columbia University in New York City in 1993 to apprentice at a brewery in Maine. One year later, Calagione built his own brewery using recycled kegs in the resort town of Rehoboth Beach on the Delaware shore.

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