OFF THE ALES HOMEBREW CLUB TO HOST ‘LEARN TO HOMEBREW DAY’ EVENT ON NOVEMBER 2 —INVITATION TO JOIN IN 21 ST ANNUAL WORLDWIDE HOMEBREWING CELEBRATION—

KINGMAN, AZ – On November 2, Off the Ales Homebrew Club is hosting an American Homebrewers Association ® (AHA) Learn to Homebrew Day event. The celebration, which is free and open to the public, will be held at 9 am. Learn to Homebrew Day is an opportunity for homebrewers to introduce their community to the…

6 Years and 6 Beers

Last year this article was written in recognition of the five year anniversary of Black Bridge Brewery. Upon review it was determined the five favorites did not need to be altered; only a sixth beer needs be added to the list. To be sure, the forthcoming Brut IPA anniversary beer was not sampled for inclusion…

The Barrels

The barrels are on cradles in a back corner of Black Bridge Brewery by the roll up door leading to the patio.  One looks charred and beaten, the other is oakishly white and new-ish.  Both contain beers - as you would expect in a brewery.  The weathered barrel is a from a 10 year old…

Learning To Brew

Learning to brew Is the coolest thing Making a wort That's worth drinking  ... Hasta La Vista, Tom Petty ... Recently I reconnected with some old friends (hi Rob & Dom!).  It takes not long to determine that I am obsessed with beer and brewing and even dabble in the alchemy we call homebrewing myself.…

Containers and the Local

The city council meeting tonight, July 5, had one item on the agenda that could have deleterious effects on the craft brewing scene locally.  It was this: Public hearing and consideration of Ordinance No. 1828 amending Subsection 26.820 of the Zoning Ordinance of City of Kingman to allow storage containers on properties in the C-2…