Wow. It seems as though we've been working on this project for years, but also that it's gone by in a flash. It started with a class just for the heck of it... How to Start a Microbrewery. The more we learned, the more it looked like a possibility. A business plan came together, we… Continue reading Open for Business
Storytime! Once upon a time three homebrew clubs, located in Durham, Wake and Mecklenburg Counties, decided that to identify the best homebrewer in the state of North Carolina, they could add the cumulative scores from each individual homebrew contest together and award the brewer who earned the highest total points the prestigious NC BOY award… Continue reading What’s brewing at bmc?
Our permits came through. We celebrated, ground some grain, and went home to get a good night's sleep in preparation for our first big brew day! Crushed grain is sleeping in that top tank before being made into beer! Bright and early this morning, things got humming... water heated.... valves turned... lights flashed... and then… Continue reading Just when we thought it would never happen….
We call it Plant Magic. It's been happening more often in the last few weeks. I talk about it to a certain someone (she knows who she is) and it just happens! We have all the signatures that we need for our Certificate of Occupancy! (please insert cheers, clapping, a happy dance, or whatever else… Continue reading Waiting to brew…