https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=625245807510667 In lue of a lengthy absence of updates, take a quick video tour of the Four Quarters Brewery. We're still under construction a bit, so pardon the dust, messiness, and spontaneous nature of the video. If you'd rather read about the nitty gritty... read on. Between working, having two young ones at home, and…Read more The light at the end of the tunnel…
Greetings craft beer lovers. Its been way way too long since our last update, so here's a quick summary of where we are while we have a second to share. About 99% of the fit up is complete. A few troubleshooting issues with the brewhouse and we're good. The cold room and bar are just…Read more Brewery Update
After a few months of waiting for permits, licenses, and loans... the fit up is in full swing. WE had the floors cut, trench drain installed, lots of plumbing updates, some modifications on the bathroom, and the brewhouse modifications are underway as well. First step - cut the floors. We needed to do this before…Read more Construction Update
Huge step taken today. Yesterday we received notification that our Federal Brewer's permit was approved. Today, both of our state licenses were approved. We are now able, legally, to make beer. Before we start, we will need the state and municipal certificates of occupancy. Then we're in business. Stay tuned... we are very very close!
Opened the mailbox today to find both Vermont and Winooski building permits, construction will begin shortly. First order of business is to cut the floors to add a floor drain. Plumbing will be done at the same time, electrical shortly after. While all of this is happening, the brewhouse will be getting fit up and…Read more Building Permits Approved
Opportunity knocked, and I'm taking that leap of faith - I'm starting a brewery. 4 bbls, belgian and american inspired, oak aging, wilds, sours, hoppy goodness, cider, sap beers, and much more. Taproom for tasters and growler fills. Only a few blocks from the circle in Winooski. I feel extremely fortunate with how this has…Read more New Kid on the Block
There are things in life that create great obstruction to what we want to achieve. There are times that these things clear and your path is chosen. Chasing a dream of one day owning a brewery started to become a reality when a property in western Winooski came up, and I jumped on it. I…Read more Listening
Tonight, I signed a three year lease to an 1100 square foot light industrial space in Winooski. This will be the home of my brewing endeavor. The space has great energy, and it is perfect for my little vision of a small brewery. There's a beautiful windowed overhead door out front, a large area for…Read more Home