Ben Kampa - Beertender


A friendly face behind the bar, with dance moves like MJ.

What is your position with Tin Whiskers?


How long have you worked here?

1 year

What do you like to do in your free time?

Camp, go to concerts, home brew, bike, hunt/fish, watch DJ Khaled's snapchat story, scroll Tinder. (He's not kidding, ladies.)

What is your favorite style of music / band?

Beyonce, Creed, Ryan Adams, and The Hold Steady

If you could travel anywhere, where would you go and why?

Ecuador to see all the biodiversity. I'm interested in the pre-conquest history of the area including the Incan Empire, the Gal√°pagos Islands and the currency is the US dollar. Or the Netherlands to visit the birth place of Bert Blyleven.

Besides the basic necessities, what do you need / do every day to make yourself happy?

Drink coffee, listen to my podcasts, brush my beard, and breakfast cereal.

What is your favorite part about working at a brewery?

Being around beer, talking to people about beer, selling people beer and the co-workers wail.

If you had to pick one style of beer to describe yourself, which style would it be and why?

A hefeweizen. Because thats what an internet quiz told me. 

What is your favorite Twin Cities hang out spot?

Places that have Heggies pizza.