United States > Texas > Fort Worth
Rosebud butternuts (36) Denton, Texas | June 13, 2008
78 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD 3/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 16/20
I have only been to the warehouse in the winter time, so bring a hoodie at least to keep you warm until the winter warmer does that for you. Staff if friendly as can be. Live music is provided for you. You can buy unique drinking glasses to put your free beer in. I enjoy this beer and the atmosphere.
mar (86) Dallas, Texas | May 26, 2008
68 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 8/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 14/20
not bad for a saturday. the free beer was pretty cool but i was really hoping for a tour. iíd definitely go again sometime.
bhops (37) Dallas, Texas | May 10, 2008
48 AMBIANCE 2/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 5/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 8/20
beer was not that great but it was free. Folks were super nice, and there were a lot of people there for the normal saturday tastings. Brewery tours didnít seem to be available, but it was one big room anyways so you could see everything. A few homeless folks got some beers too.
unclemike (57) Ft. Riley, Kansas | April 21, 2008
74 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 15/20
Warehouse with brewery in it Place had a live band and they kept your glass full with 3 beers on tap and 3 places to get em in the brewery. Great place to meet friends ona saturday
catcholden (1) Houston, Texas | April 15, 2008
82 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 15/20
Pros: Its a warehouse - so what! This is Texas. If I wanted the Napa Valley Beer Experience Iíd go to Colorado. The people are friendly and the beer is free.
Cons: Its hot and humid in the summer (again, Texas). Beer quality is so-so. The black lager (Ugly Pug) is pretty good - as is the IPA (Stormcloud)...otherwise theyíre pretty bland. Often over-malted and under-hopped.
Overall: Not a bad way to spend a Saturday afternoon.
ilovedarkbeer (82) Arlington, Virginia | April 12, 2008
60 AMBIANCE 2/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 8/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 11/20
Nice folks here. The beer insít great but they are very friendly and even give out free beer on saturday from 1-3. Not very fancy its just a big warehouse with lots of stainless steel tanks and a small gift shop and tiny bar. OK.
BMan1113VR (420) Los Angeles, California | April 12, 2008
66 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 10/20
Stumbled in with ilovedarkbeer on a Saturday at 3:15. We didnít know they had free tastings from 1-3, but we were still able to try a couple of beers for free. We talked to 2 of the brewers for a while about industry stuff, and how they brew there stuff and the history of the company. The staff seems to be all retired people volunteering for free beer. Nice place, and my opinion is much higher of the company after visiting.
SphinxTX (41) Mata Gorda, Texas | March 31, 2008
70 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 15/20
Ok, this is a warehouse...ok....what do you expect from a beggining brewery. It is simple, yes, but the staff is very friendly, they give you a generous amount of beer, provide a live band, and local people come in and volunteer to work....This may not be a fancy place, but I feel at home when I go....I meet new people, hombrewers, and others from different walks of life. I go here once a month and I enjoy it....Itís like going to a kind of family reunion.
Cmycoskie (13) Georgia | January 25, 2007
26 AMBIANCE 2/5 SERVICE 4/10 SELECTION 3/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 4/20
Iíve been on many brewery tours. This was probably the least fun out of all microbrewies. The tour guide is dull and doesnít keep you interested. Iím a homebrewer and was still bored by all the technical talk. Beers arenít very good either. Most are fairly bland and the hop character isnít good. Hopefully there will one day be a good DFW brewery.
fiulijn (627) Vancouver, British Columbia | December 18, 2006
50 AMBIANCE 1/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 7/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 10/20
Youíll find yourself in the same warehouse where they brew, with equipment and pipes everywhere, sitting on "village fair" benches and tables, bare concrete floor and walls... The atmosphere is very dull.
The bartender is very kind, letting me try all their beers. They decided to go for low fermentation beers, and this is not a smart choice unless you really know how to brew a classy beer; the flavors are missing and the quality is poor (apart from an interesting Winter).
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