Chomping at the Bit, Slow Out of the Gate
Saturday 02 August 2008 Filed in: Availability | Test Batches
About to brew another test batch today, but wanted to get something out about these tests I've been doing --- and when beer might actually be available for folks to try.
While I would like nothing better than to have beer out for folks to enjoy this very day, I don't want to just put anything out there just for the sake of having it out there. The old saying goes, "you can't make a first impression twice."
While waiting for my licenses, I was informed that I was forbidden to brew until licensed. So, for almost a year, I was unable to perfect recipes and techniques that I had planned on working on while licenses were pending. That's what I've now been working on since this June.
If this was a full-time brewery, I would have been able to brew a good number of test batches a week. I'm a bit behind where I would like to be since I'm still working a full-time job which has has spilled into mornings, evenings, and weekends lately. That should be a temporary situation, due to a number of extra projects with hard deadlines. For now, only part of the weekends are open for me to brew.
So, it may be that beer won't start flowing until the Fall. I hope folks understand.
Feel free to comment away...