The heart of our brewery: a 7HL lactic acid tank

After 18 months of planning, staring at spreadsheets and pacing the halls, our new brewhouse is installed and is ready for commissioning – what a relief at last! When we dreamt up Lost and Grounded Brewers, we knew we wanted something special about how we made beer to drive our attention to detail.  In the past I worked in a brewery that bottle conditioned large volumes of pale ale, and that drove our attention to detail and from that time I always felt that a brewery works best if they know what makes them unique.  As previously stated, we haven’t established the brewery to recreate our past efforts, and knew for sure we wanted to test ourselves technically so that…

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Defining our vision: it’s all about the big picture.

It has been ages since the last blog and plenty has been going on behind the scenes: we are now in our site (91 Whitby Road, BS4 4AR), fit-out is underway, our equipment is due to arrive next week, the team has started, and we even got a little delivery van to ferry some kegs around come August. Everything we are doing, we are doing with the big picture in mind.  From assembling a team that shares our values, to installing a brewery that can help us deliver excellent quality, right through to securing a site that is big enough to expand if required.  The big picture even translates to our branding: As brewing is almost upon us, the beers that we will produce are…

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