Nice to see two things we love coming together: Support for military families and beer brewing.
.. mentioned the Devil’s forge in their BIG Craft Beer Guide.
“San Diego has more homebrewers per capita than most states. Several are making the leap to the big leagues, such as Wes McCann, who’s perfecting his recipes while searching for a site. ”
For the past couple of months we have been looking for the proper location for the brewery. It turns out this has been a much more difficult endeavor than it appears on the surface. Physical location is not nearly as demanding in the brewing industry as in other industries such as retail or restaurant, but the facility itself must have all of the proper physical attributes.
These attributes include: size, floor type, drainage, water, power sources (electrical and gas, if using direct fire), sprinkler systems, ADA compliant bathrooms and entryways, and much more.
Anything that is needed and is not already in place will cost money, which means less money for other things like equipment, refrigeration, kegs, and more. As it currently stands, we have narrowed it down and hope to be moving forward with a location soon.
The fine gentleman over at UVBrewery spent a day observing Brewmaster Wes and his ingenious operations. You can read the full article here:
And don’t forget to explore the rest of their site to learn about important things like the POW rating for beer!
Finally after hours and hours and hours of banging my head against the desk, the Devil’s Forge Brewing Company is now online! In the coming months we hope to have information for all the curious. Especially the curious who are willing to invest in the cause!
And besides information, we will have the details on our big bold beers coming your way, as well as the occasional drawing for our new labels.