Hops

That’s a Wrap!

by Gary Gulley on December 3, 2013 · 1 comment

in Architecture, Construction, Glycol Chiller, Hops, Steam Boiler

Guess what? That blog post title is a pun! Yup, when I’m not planning my brewery, I spend all my free time ignoring my family and just working on really, really clever puns. Here’s where the pun is explained: So the big news right now is that I’ve hired Wrap Architecture (pun revealed!!!) to do […]

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Ever since I started this amazing and sometimes maddening adventure of opening a brewery I’ve been agonizing over what beers I want to brew. I’ve covered this subject in a few previous posts, so I will try very hard not to repeat myself or say the same thing again (see what I did there?). Well, […]

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Back To The Beers

by Gary Gulley on January 7, 2013 · 2 comments

in Hops, Ingredients, Malt, Recipes, Yeast

As much time as I spend thinking about the business part of the brewery, I spend at least as much time thinking about the brewing part of the brewery. That’s what this is all about, right? I’m thinking about recipes to the point that it’s actually become a stress point in my life. I really, […]

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Beers To Surprise and Delight

by Gary Gulley on August 1, 2012 · 5 comments

in Hops, Philosophy, Recipes

As I wrote a couple of weeks ago, I’ve been spending a lot of time thinking about my flagship recipes. I don’t recall mulling over any other major decisions in my life as much as this one. Seriously. I’ve gone back and forth in my mind about which style-esqe beers to launch with and as […]

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Let’s talk IPA’s. My friends are giving me shit on my personal Facebook page about the little blurb in the Red Eye about Panic Brewing today which says, “There will be no IPA”. I had some coworkers also comment on it this morning as well. Well, that is correct, no IPAs for Panic. Allow me […]

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Citra Hops, I Presume?

by Gary Gulley on February 13, 2012 · 3 comments

in Hops, Ingredients, Recipes

Here’s a little tip to anyone attempting to open a brewery: make sure the ingredients for your launch beers are readily available, specifically hops. At the time of this writing, February 2012, there are certain hop varieties that are in very short supply through 2012, 2013,  2014, and beyond. Varieties in short supply include Citra, […]

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