Fill In The Blank With: Assistant Tap Room Manager Dan Petela
He’s a local guy who’s been a member of the CMBC team for two years. And he’s so amicable, he doesn’t even have any pet peeves… except maybe for an empty glass. Introducing: Dan “The Man” Petela…
My favorite non CMBC craft beer is: I don’t really have an all-time favorite beer. I like trying beers I haven’t had before.
My favorite CMBC brew is: City To Shore.
The superpower I would you like to have is: Teleportation.
My biggest fear is: Cenosillicaphobia: The fear of having an empty glass.
My favorite band/musician is: Rush.
The most famous person I’ve ever met was: Matt Ryan.
My karaoke song is: Depends, usually a Rush song. If it’s a duet, then Don’t Go Breaking My Heart.
The sports team I root for is: Sports? None.
If I could splurge on one must-have item, it would it be: A circa 1974 Rickenbacker 4001 Electric Bass.
My favorite hobby is: Homebrewing.
If I were an animal, I would be a: Frog.
The thing that drew me to CMBC was: The beer.
The last time I laughed until I cried was: Never.
My greatest adventure was: Getting engaged.
The dorkiest thing about me is: Everything.
My favorite slasher movie is: I like The Walking Dead. Does that count?
Something no one knows about me is: I once ran a 5k in 18:05.
Craft beer is inspiring because: The possibilities are endless.
My favorite word is: At this point in this interview, probably “um.”
The job I’d give up CMBC for is: There isn’t one.
If I could eat only one thing for the rest of my life, it would be: Peanut butter pie…
I love people who: Are down to earth and honest.
The musician I’m embarrassed to admit I like is: Taylor Swift. Shake it Off is my jam.
The best pickup line I’ve ever heard is: “Is your father an alien? Because you’re from out of this world…”
The worst pickup line I’ve ever used is: I’ve never really used one. I wasn’t good with the ladies.