As always it has been a long tiome since my last blog. What can I say, I have been too busy procrastinating...
We haven't been lazy though and have 3 new beers rolling out this week:
Semiconductor - a 4.4% Session IPA brewed with a blend of US and NZ hops (Keg only)
Sæson - a Saison aged with Brettanomyces for one year in Chardonnay Barrels from Grove Mill Winery (Keg only, bottles coming in a couple of months).
Fresh Hopwired 2013
Ahh, it is that time of year again. The days are getting shorter, the nights are getting colder and the leaves are slowly starting to turn brown. This also means that the good people in the hop business are busier than ever as the green little cones that we all love so much are ready to harvest.
Our long awaited cider is finally ready to hit the shelves, just in time for the silly season. It’s been almost a year since we approached one of the best cider makers in the country, Zeffer Brewing Co., and asked them to help us make a cider. Sam and Hannah were very keen to help and able to fit another batch in their busy schedule. So in April, they pressed 5 tons of Sturmer Pippin apples and fermented the juice. Simple as that, well not quite…