For most people, December is the month of holidays. For Saltwater Brewery, it’s the month of their birthday. This Saturday December 17, the Delray Beach brewery will be celebrating their third birthday with a 10 hour block party featuring food trucks, beer releases, and live music. With an opening date of late December 2013, Saltwater Brewery has grown to become…

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Saltwater Brewery in Delray Beach hosted their second of a series of beer-centered festivals this past Saturday April 30th. Focused on their Belgian-styled tripel Don’t Get Confused, the event was a full day of fun (and drinking) in the sun outside the brewery. Around a dozen local breweries attended to lend their support, and there was plenty of good beer…

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Saltwater Brewery out of Delray Beach is going through some personnel changes, namely in their head brewer. In July, I was able to share the news, but it is now being shared through official channels by the brewery. “Here at Saltwater Brewery, we’re always working to grow the business and improve everything – from the quality of our beer, to…

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The bottling line. Where beer gets bottled, and people talk. It’s like the water cooler for brewers. At least we think so… This month, brewmaster Bill Taylor has left his position at Saltwater Brewery in Delray Beach. Head brewer Morgan Pierce has left the Funky Buddha Lounge and Brewery in Boca Raton and has moved to Saltwater Brewery. Bangin’ Banjo Brewery is…

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Athens, Georgia’s own Terrapin Beer Company has made its way down to South Florida to tackle one of craft brewing’s favorite past times: the collaboration brew. Brewmaster Brian “Spike” Buckowski came down to Saltwater Brewery in Delray Beach, joining brewers Dustin Jeffers and Bill Taylor to brew up the Black Rye IPA. Images posted to social media by Terrapin’s Florida representative…

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Brew Dogs, that veritable travel show of beer in which BrewDog co-founders Martin Dickie and James Watt venture out of the UK and travel to the United States in search of craft beer, hit South Florida this week as part of a region-specific episode highlighting all the good that has been going on in the beer scene. This Wednesday part of…

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Recipe changes aren’t all the unusual in the brewing industry, especially when it comes to rare and uncommon hops, specialty malts, and uniquely sourced adjuncts. For Saltwater Brewery in Delray Beach, who enters their 11th month of operation in November, is seeking to ‘dial in’ their recipes before making their commitment to running their beers through their upcoming canning line.…

Read More Saltwater Brewery Adjusting Recipes, Aiming To ‘Dial In’ Their Core Beers

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This months issue of the ultra-local Lighthouse Point Magazine houses a multi-page feature on the status of craft beer in South Florida written by yours truly. The publisher and I traveled to Due South Brewing Company, Saltwater Brewery, and Funky Buddha Brewing to highlight the big three breweries in the Broward and Palm Beach areas. Pick up a copy at finer…

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Delray Beach’s nascent brewers Saltwater Brewing will begin to age some beers on wine barrels, specifically ones previously used for Pinot Noir and Cabernet Sauvignon. The brewery has done some experimenting with barrel aging in the past year, putting out a Bourbon barrel aged Don’t Get Confused Belgian trippel. Image courtesy Saltwater Brewery.

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