Blue Moon sponsors Great Balloon Race

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(KTVI) - The Great Forest Park Balloon Race takes to the skies this weekend.  One of the races big sponsors with year is Blue Moon.

Blue Moon is the number one craft beer here in St. Louis and in the nation.

Keith Villa, founder, creator and head brew master, talked to John Pertzborn about Blue Moon and their partnership with the Balloon Race.

Villa has seen the popularity of craft beer grow tremendously since he began brewing.  He sees craft beer heading a good direction and gaining a wider audience all the time.

Villa talked about the secret to his success, and it all starts with high quality ingredients.

Villa earned his Ph.D. in brewing from the University of Brussels in Belgium, which only a handful of brewers have achieved.

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