staghorn sumac

Rhus typhina.

When brewing experiments go bad

When brewing experiments go bad

What to do with a staghorn sumac wheat beer and a root beer stout that fail to live up to expectations.

Abbey Gruit Ale

Abbey Gruit Ale

One of my typical gruit blends meets White Labs Trappist Ale (aka Monastery) yeast.

Appalachian True Root Beer

Appalachian True Root Beer

A hopped alcoholic root beer with mostly wild-harvested roots and herbs and a bock-ish grain bill.