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La. Treasures: Flying Tiger Brewery

Art Rocks!

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Collection:LPB

Genre: Art

Place Covered: Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2018-04-13

Duration: 00:05:56

Subjects: Craft beer | Breweries | Beverages | Chennault, Claire Lee, 1893-1958

Contributors:

  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Brewer, Robert Interviewee

Description

This “Louisiana Treasures” segment from the April 13, 2018, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” focuses on Flying Tiger Brewery in Monroe, Louisiana. It includes an interview with owner Robert Brewer, who discusses naming the brewery after General Claire Chennault’s Flying Tigers of World War II, their building and tap room, their community fundraisers for nonprofit organizations, and their on-site brewery. Host: James Fox-Smith