Creation, 1996, C.E.: On the floor of a San Francisco Mission District loft, intimate friends squeeze luscious pomegranates by hand to brew the first 100 cases of the original He’Brew Beer. Evolution, 2006, C.E.: The culmination of the first decade of Schmaltz Brewing and core offering for their second, origin renews this sacred covenant, sacrificing over 10,000 pomegranates for each precious hand-crafted batch. Revelation, on-going: In Jewish tradition, pomegranates symbolize righteousness, with seed said to number 613, the total commandments in Torah.
Malts – 2-row, Caramel 30-40, Dark Crystal, Munich, Dark Munich, Wheat
Hops – Warrior, Centennial, Cascade, Willamette, Mt. Hood