Village Talk

The Bonfire Brewing Kegyak is a Barrel of Fun

What do you get when you combine a pony keg with a kayak? One local ponders an underutilized recreational vessel.

By Ted Katauskas June 1, 2015 Published in the Summer/Fall 2015 issue of Vail-Beaver Creek Magazine

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Image: Ken Hoeve

Former TV8 host Ken Hoeve was pondering an underutilized recreational kayak while sipping a cold one when he had a revelation. “I looked at the hatch in the back, and it perfectly fits a five-gallon keg and tap and some cups,” he says. Like chocolate and peanut butter, he combined one with the other, and eureka! A kegyak was born. 

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