BEER FACTOIDS

  • Rule of Thumb
    Before thermometers were invented, brewers would dip a thumb or finger into the mix to find the right temperature for adding yeast. Too cold, and the yeast wouldn't grow. Too hot, and the yeast would die. This thumb in the beer is where "rule of thumb" comes from.

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NEWS ON THE BREW

  • All About Beer Magazine in association with Beer Army presented the 2017 Beer Wars in January 2017. Our Copper John took first in the Scottish export...
  • Copper John Scotch-Style Ale wins the Gold medal at the 2015 GABF in the Sottish Stye Ale category.  Our brewers are stoked tfor all of their...
  • Our Green Emerger Fresh Hop ale will be available in the MRBC Tap Room, beginning today!  It is also now on tap at Montana Ale Works in Bozeman...
  • Results are in from the LA Commercial Beer Competition, and MRBC's Black Ghost Oatmeal Stout took top spot in the Oatment Stout category! ...
  • WOW!  The people of Cheyenne have spoken and our Salmon Fly Honey Rye earned the People's Choice award at the Wyoming Brewers Festival!...