Rick Lee

"Captain Rick"

BJCP Certified Beer Judge

“Captain Rick” Lee is the Brewmaster/Head Brewer at DarkHeart Brewing. His Passion for brewing has been a labor of
love for the past nine years. With the opening of DarkHeart
brewing, the dream he has worked so hard to manifest will finally become a reality. As a successful homebrewer, Rick won many awards at local fairs as well as the prestigious Sacramento Fresh Hop Beer Fest Brewers Choice Award in 2014. He is also
a BJCP Certified beer judge. Rick loves traditional German beers, IPAs and has a new found love for experimental brews as
well. He is also creative and strives to perfect every creation utilizing the latest in brewing techniques and ingredients. We look forward to the Journey with Captain Rick at the Helm!!

Cynthia Lee

"Miss Cynthia"

Event Coordinator/Co-Owner
BJCP Certified Beer Judge

Cynthia comes from a Chamber of Commerce
background and has training from Disney University on guest experience. Her extensive experience with beer events in the Sacramento Area over the past 9 years will make her the perfect fit
for Guest Experience and Events at DarkHeart Brewing. She is also a BJCP Certified Beer Judge
and is involved with Judging State Fair as well as other Sanctioned Beer Events. Cynthia also will be a
part of recipe development with the brewery.

Robert Porter



Our third Partner commonly known to most as Porter brings an eclectic set of skills to the mix Porter started out in in project management thru Home Depot. His creative side led him to the world of Fine Dining. This forward thinking Entrepreneur is the heart and soul of Porters House of Draft in Roseville. His knowledge and love of great beers are paired in perfect harmony with a fresh menu that is
sure to please the most discerning palate. We look forward to a new take on some favorite recipes in a Grab-and-GO small bite presentation at DarkHeart Brewing. The perfect accompaniment to DarkHeart’s wide selections of delicious beers!