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#1 Post by Craig G » April 1st, 2018, 10:50 am

https://beerandbrewing.com/brewers-brac ... -shortage/
Brewers Brace for Brettanomyces Shortage

As supplies of the wild yeast dwindle, recipes are being tweaked and brewers prepare for "dark, less funky times" ahead.
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#2 Post by RichardFlack » April 1st, 2018, 11:16 am

Check the date.

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#3 Post by Craig G » April 1st, 2018, 11:29 am

RichardFlack wrote:Check the date.
I suspected I’d get some Flack for this.
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#4 Post by Craig G » April 1st, 2018, 11:43 am

”Right now, we've stopped all other operations at the brewery and everyone, from folks on the packaging line to our accounting department, is out in the yard, at local farms, and on the side of highways hand scooping air into jars in the hopes of getting the last bit of Brettanomyces," explained Rob Tod, founder of Allagash Brewing in Maine before rushing this reporter off the phone to try and grab some Brett at a local gas station.
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#5 Post by Jorge Henriquez » April 1st, 2018, 8:16 pm

Isn’t Brett a free agent? Bet he’s willing to work for almost nothing.
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#6 Post by Terry H a r r i s » April 1st, 2018, 8:26 pm

Is this about the corked bat?
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#7 Post by Rick Allen » April 1st, 2018, 9:06 pm

God, I saw about three beer related "April Fools" stories. People must have too much time on their hands. What I really wanted to see is Bud writing about an IPA that he didn't like. neener

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#8 Post by Scott Tallman » April 2nd, 2018, 9:25 am

Rick Allen wrote:God, I saw about three beer related "April Fools" stories. People must have too much time on their hands. What I really wanted to see is Bud writing about an IPA that he didn't like. neener
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#9 Post by Justin Bonner » May 26th, 2018, 10:15 pm

We’re using Brett for our barrel aged sours with zero issues getting it.

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#10 Post by c fu » May 30th, 2018, 11:07 am

Justin Bonner wrote:We’re using Brett for our barrel aged sours with zero issues getting it.
You even read the thread? Lol
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