Pilot Brew Belgian Tripel

Hi crew, Got a really nice pilot beer going on tap tomorrow during happy hour. “Lellebel” is a simple beer in terms of recipe, but pretty complex in terms of flavor.  “Lellebel” is a belgian tripel made with one malt and one hop.  This beer has a nice light biscuit-like flavor from pilsner malt and is loaded with tropical fruit … Read More

Two New Beers To Try

Hi all,A couple of new releases to tell you about (one happens today, the other happens on friday). First, a release on the big system: “Kater 6”, 7.4% abv (releases today) Belgian golden strong ale finished with simcoe and nelson sauvin hops.  Light-bodied, but high in alcohol.  I get a lot of tropical fruit flavor/aroma out of this which is … Read More

A True Session Beer

Greetings. Hoppy beer is best consumed fresh.  to this end, i am releasing a new beer today. “My Second Rodeo” is a true session beer (3.2% ABV) hopped with an absurd amount of gifts from the southern hemisphere (new zealand).  despite the low alcohol content (intentional), it’s an incredibly full-flavored beer that you can have several of and still function … Read More

2 New Pilot Beers Today

Hi all, Two new pilots go on tap tomorrow (friday), during happy hour: 1) DJ Jazzy Hefe – weizenbock with cocoa nibs and assorted spices (5.5%)  (brewed by nathan)2) Fresh Prince of Altitude – belgian style abbey ale (8.4%) (brewed by jared) Come try,jared“pilot”

Pilot Beer Questions…. Answered.

Beer fans: I’ve been getting a lot of questions about some recent beers to come out of the pilot system, particularly “The Pumpkin Pilot” and “I want you in the morning”.  Most of those questions revolve around the use of specialty ingredients, so I thought I’d talk a little bit about my process when going beyond malt, hops, water and … Read More

“I Want You In The Morning” Release Day!

“I Want You in the Morning” – Strong breakfast beer with espresso, brown sugar, oats and vanilla.  8.0% ABV. Released today… try it out at happy hour from 4-6pm. You will NOT be disappointed!