Derek Gallanosa

Brewer, Owner, Producer
Derek Gallanosa

Sacramento

About Derek Gallanosa

I was born in San Diego, California. Entered the beer industry in 2010 as a Brewer for Karl Strauss. In 2014, I moved to become the Head Brewer of Abnormal Beer Co. After two years we rose to become the number one ranked San Diego brewery on both Untappd and Beer Advocate. In 2017, I moved to Sacramento, CA to ostart Moksa Brewing Co as a partner and Head Brewer.

Accolades

  • Top 100 Brewers 2017 (ratebeer.com)

Where I Go Out

At My Venues

Resilience IPA
$$, Brewery,
"This is our Resilience IPA brewed to benefit the victims of the Camp Fire in Paradise, CA. ALL proceeds from this beer will go to the @SierraNevada Camp Fire Relief Fund. I am proud to contribute to the support of our neighbors to the north. ⠀ ⠀ #resilienceipa #moksabrewing #moksa #campfire"
At my venues
14.1% ABV Imperial Stout w/ Tahitian Vanilla, Toasted Coconut, and Ecuadorian plus Ghanaian Cacao Nibs
$$, Brewery,
"Today we put on the first Members-Only beer for our early supporters who bought into us before we opened. It’s a 14.1% ABV Imperial Stout w/ Tahitian Vanilla, Toasted Coconut, and Ecuadorian plus Ghanaian Cacao Nibs. Really proud of this one. Thanks everyone in the @moksa_memberhood. Bottles coming soon. ⠀ ⠀ #craftbeer #sacbeer #beersinsac #moksabrewing #sacramento #moksamemberhood"
At my venues