Wind, when moving swiftly, can hit you like a punch to the face. Well, we’d love to return an uppercut to wind’s jaw right about now. It’s one of the main factors that knocked out our estate barley this season.

Yes, there won’t be any estate barley going into fall brews, namely Estate® Ale. (We know; it’s a huge bummer. We could have malted the entire lot with the tears we shed.) Harvest was lackluster. While the crop didn’t meet our strict standards for brewing, the grain will likely head to a nearby dairy that can use it as a... Read More

August 5, 2013 – 8:13am

The Brewer and the Beer Geek go camping high in the Sierra Nevada where they share the legend of Beer Camp along with the finer points of drinking beer in a sleeping bag.

First time meeting these fellas? Check out another blog post to learn about ‘em.

July 24, 2013 – 7:02pm