Background In March, when we knew something was seriously wrong, and things would never be the same - my first thought was “How can we help?" After several amazing folks reached out asking the same, the thought blossomed of a massive beer raffle benefiting three incredible organization/people. And holy cow! Y’all opened your hearts & cellars so generously! Raffle Details *Read terms and conditions before purchasing a ticket* Tickets: $5 per ticket. $20 for 5 tickets Drawing: We will be closing the raffle at midnight, September 20th and will run a live drawing on September 21st at 6pm....Read more
We are SO excited to celebrate our Tasting Room’s 3rd Anniversary tomorrow with y’all - and to launch our inaugural Membership Program - The Crider Collective! Just a few things to cover with ya! In was you missed it, details about the membership can be found in our prior post via this link. If you plan on coming to our in person signups tomorrow (available starting when we open at Noon) please remember to bring the following! 21+ Identification Portable Electronic device (cell phone, laptop, tablet, etc) Credit Card We will be using a website (CraftCellr) to manage our entire...Read more
MEMBERSHIP - $125 6 special release beers (mixture of BA stouts & mix fermentation). First right of refusal for purchasing an additional allocation of included 6 beers. First right of refusal for all special release/one off beers. Bi-Monthly bottle share space (every other month, beginning in December). VIP Access to any 2nd Shift event at GA pricing. A special mix fermentation membership only beer. This beer will be one of the 6 included special release beers included in the membership. A “The Crider Collective” Member Glass. Participation via group vote making...Read more
We’re always so excited when we get yeast from @melloknows & @bootlegbiology, but this delivery is incredibly special to us. Many of you have noticed that the past two batches of our Katy beer have not been quite how you’ve remembered them - while the nose was there, the body and the flavor were a bit light. We started to notice the difference in our last few months at our old location - no matter how we blended the barrels, the beer just seemed “Katy-Light-ish”. Ordering new yeast wasn’t working for this solera method brew, ordering new barrels didn’t work and we weren’t...Read more
A few months ago, we brewed and released a beer named “Casual Experimentation” - an Imperial DDH New England Style IPA. This beer was a fun deviation from our normal brew schedule, and marked the start of a new era for us here at 2nd Shift Brewing. Finally having enough tanks & barrels to maintain our core beers, we were able to start experimenting more in our brews, and with ingredients as well as styles. This week we would like to introduce you to the next two beers in what is going to become the “Casual Experimentation Series” - a series of fun beer styles that we’ve always...Read more
Hello everyone! We’re excited to welcome you all back to another Criderfest! It’s an honor to not only host all of you, but all of our brewery friends. We truly try to make this one of the most fun festivals around and we hope you all enjoy yourselves. Here are a couple of things you need to know before arriving. Parking There will be NO on-site parking available for the festival. We have limited room here at the brewery and most of the parking lot will be used for the festival. While there is parking near the brewery, we fully expect to it to be taken quickly. If you do park nearby,...Read more
Welp, we've made it another year folks! 8 years of fun, friendship, laughter & beer. Join us this year, once again, as we celebrate with some of the most incredible breweries & brewery people. And for a fun twist this year, we're adding our friends from Blueprint Coffee & Dark Matter Coffee for all of our & your caffeinated desires! Pink Floyds tunes will reverberate off the brewery walls, and delicious eats from Guerrilla Street Food will be available Tickets are available at EventBrite. $15 for Designated Drivers, $40 until 6/8 and $50 day of. Tickets will also be available...Read more
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