Gravity Box Brewing Firm celebrates grand opening in downtown Mauston | Regional information

With renovations underway, the Playman’s set an opening day of slide 2020, but then came the COVID-19 pandemic.

“It’s not how you draw it up, I wouldn’t advocate (opening in a pandemic) to other people,” Playman explained. “In some regards it took the strain off us a very little bit… We can acquire a tiny little bit additional time, and seriously get this specifically how we required it. Maybe it was variety of a blessing, I do not genuinely know still.”

Playman reported the opening was later on than he would have anticipated in the worst situation circumstance, but although he commenced to query no matter if the brewery would ever open he is grateful that the metropolis was supportive and that the neighborhood has been receptive to a brewery. Playman feels the opening went astoundingly properly, with a “great response.”

“It was surreal, we experienced an awesome turnout,” Playman said.

Now that the brewery is open up, patrons can sample 8 beers produced by Playman as nicely as two “guest tap” beers. Foodstuff vehicles will supply eating alternatives, and the place is also household to a branch of Collin’s Coffees. Playman claimed the prepare is to rotate by way of beer types on a rather common foundation.

“Over my house brewing times I have upwards of 30 beer types that I feel really great about,” Playman claimed. “I started off earning some of the kinds I skipped finding, or mimicking some of the commercially available stuff, and then as I grew obtained into making an attempt some of the stuff which is weird, like ‘What if I attempted this?’ A great deal of the instances it labored, but from time to time it didn’t.”