Now that we have our permit in hand we’re scrambling to get our building ready before our brewing equipment shows up in mid-January. (See above for photo of our almost ready to ship brewhouse.) Currently, our brewing area is a concrete slab in desperate need of walls, roof, drains, and utilities. There’s lots of work Read More
It’s been an amazing past couple weeks here at Coppertail. Let’s lead with the most important development: WE HAVE OUR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT IN HAND. That’s right. We’ve been working on our renovation plans since summer to try to get that permit, and we finally got it! Around the time of my last update we thought Read More
In my last update back in October I whined about how we were still waiting on all sorts of regulatory approvals. Our progress seemed frozen. Right after that post the ice started to break. I’m pleased to report we are now seeing movement on lots of issues that were slowing us down. First, the day Read More
Saturday, November 2nd is the 14th annual National Learn to Homebrew day. Brewing beer at home sounds crazy but in reality it’s easier than it looks. And like most things in life, it takes a day to learn and a lifetime to master.
Like anything else folks are into there is always that smaller minority that’s really, really into it. In craft beer circles, we call them Beer Geeks and here’s how to spot one: