First 2013 Brew Session

It’s been cold around here lately. A blast of arctic air has made it’s way down from the gulf of Alaska chilling our normal low 40’s down to high 20’s at night. On this particular morning when I woke up around 6:30 I checked the weather to find we were down to 27°. I chuckled […]

Broken Barrel Brew Session

Double Barrel Ale is honestly one of my favorite beers out there. It’s got a rich flavor that’s textured with the oak. If you haven’t tried it you need to. A while back we were talking about what beer to make next and we decided to look up to see if anyone had a decent […]

Brewing for Summer

This spring’s weather has got me more then a little confused as to what I’m supposed to be brewing. There were a couple amazing heat spells pushing the temperature into the mid 90’s followed by the most snow I’ve ever seen on the hills around wine country (about 2-6 inches).  As a small brewer you […]

Brewery Update

Last night Eryn and I spent some time out in the brewery getting things set for tonight’s tap party and just doing some of the normal operational things that just needed to be done. December and January were fairly busy brew months for us, there was no good reason why other then we just love […]

Celebration Ale Brew Day

We had a couple friends come up last weekend and join us for a brew day.  It was a great opportunity for me to step back and shoot some video of the process.  Thanks Em & Fred, it was a great time!  Look forward to trying the brew.