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Altbiers, New Tricks for Sixpoint

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Mad Science is always grounded in brewing history and in bygone tradition — action without knowledge… well that’s just madness. As we stride forward, we still look to the past for inspiration. That said, we’re pumped to drop a draft-only brew in one of our very favorite styles, Altbier. More »

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Sixpoint Abigale Short Film

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The recipe formulation started with numerous homebrews back in the late 90s. As the Sixpoint Star started to shine and the Mad Scientists gained knowledge, that early homebrew inspiration became a canned release, and finally culminated in this revelatory trip inside the Belgian Abbeys. More »

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Beer Clean Glassware

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Before we get to beer clean glassware, think about how beer gets into your glass. It’s a remarkable, painstaking process, undertaken by multiple parties. The story begins with farmers sowing seeds of barley, the raw basis for beer. They harvest the grain and send it to maltsters, who treat the grain to exacting standards. The malting process makes sugars available for use in brewing, and different levels of kilning contribute dozens of distinct flavors, from biscuit to chocolate, caramel to coffee. More »

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Cocoa’s Boob-Job Rager!!!

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In November 2014 we got an email about an improbable event called Cocoa’s Boobjob Rager. Don’t get it twisted… it’s a really inspirational story. Cocoa is an Akita mix (she’s a rescue dog so we don’t know her exact lineage) who lives right down the street from our brewery. More »

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