JUST THE FACTS.
Date of first keg sold:
Feb 27, 2003 to the Latona Pub
Washington, Oregon, Idaho, California, Japan
Barrels sold in 2016, our last year as a draft only brewery:
Barrels sold in 2018:
82,192 - we used 5,982,000 lbs of malt and 265,300 lbs of hops
38% of our total production is Manny’s Pale Ale, or 53% of our draft production. Bodhizafa IPA is 32% of our total production. All of our ales use our proprietary yeast.
Our beer has always been unfiltered. Instead we use a Westfalia centrifuge to dial in the clarity of our beer up to 120 barrels per hour.
Up until May of 2017 we were draft only, making Georgetown the largest draft only brewery in the US. We have a fleet of 30,000 kegs in half barrel, quarter barrel, sixth barrel, and mini keg sizes.
We currenly can our Bodhizafa IPA, Lucille IPA and Roger's Pilsner in 12 oz cans. In 2018 we used 8,160,000 cans.
We offer occasional hand bottled specialty beers at the brewery only.
37,000 square feet with 4700 square feet of cooler space
We have a 3 vessel 60bbl brewhouse and a 2 vessel 15bbl brewhouse with plans to add a 1bbl brewsystem. Someday.
Our water usage per unit beer is 3.5:1
(4) 15bbl unitank fermenters/bright tanks
(2) 15bbl bright tanks
(2) 30bbl unitank fermenters/bright tanks
(8) 60bbl unitank fermenters/bright tanks
(1) 60bbl bright tank
(16) 120bbl unitank fermenters/bright tanks
(12) fermenters specially built for IPAs
(2) 240bbl bright tanks
We have the Comac 5+1T keg line, which washes and fills one keg per minute
Our canning line includes:
Krones Craftmate 24-head volumetric filler with Checkmat fill quality system
Ferrum F404G-T1 4-head seamer
Comac depalletizer and conveying systems
Videojet 1220 inkjet for can date coding and Videojet 3140 laser for carton date coding
Switchback Brewpack 2000 cartoner and Switchback TP-15 traypacker
We can fill 240 cans per minute