Grouse’s Crew

Hello & happy almost summer to you! We here are thrilled to honor all of those who make the Grouse Malt House turn with our newly updated crew page! There are some new faces around the Malt House and we want to give a big shout out and sincere thanks to our staff for putting … Read more

Starling in Flight!

Starling, our favorite and most ambitious project as of late, is in flight! Starling consists of an upgraded malt handling and packing facility, bulk storage, improved malt conveying, a custom steep tank and the first of many GKVs drums. This equipment will keep us turning out our classic malts as well as new products in … Read more

People Make Places

People make places. We all know that. We all know an experience, anywhere, does not rely solely on one aspect. It is not just a place or a product or an event, but it is the full involvement of every characteristic coming together for one particular purpose. And each of those characteristics are driven by … Read more

Stochasticity Project Grainiac

Multigrain beers are seldom seen in the brewing world. Until now. Stone Brewing Co. has released the first of its kind: Stochasticity Project Grainiac is a seven grain dark amber beauty. Full bodied and incredibly smooth, this beer showcases the best of Grouse Malting and Roasting.? Enhanced by our artisan millet and buckwheat, this brew … Read more

Grouse Malting: All About the Why

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After winning second place in the Monfort College/UNC Entrepreneur Challenge(!!!), it was all hands on deck to cherry out the malting and roasting equipment and begin production. Grouse is up and running, 24/7. Yes, you heard me right, 24 hours a day, every day. This means a few things:

I should expect Nunn residents who are looking out for their neighborhood to come check in on the malt house at 3 am and ask, why, on earth, are you awake, singing Talking Heads tunes at the top of your lungs, and gleefully adjusting gismos and gadgets connected to a stainless steel tank?

Good bye day job, hello self-employment.

Most importantly, with each sleepless night, close quarters, or malting related heart-ache, I persist by remembering why it is I started this venture in the first place. This is not because I love a challenge or am a masochist (yes to the first, no to the later). This is Simon Sinek’s why. Grouse was founded because of the belief everyone should have access to variety of high-quality food and beverages regardless of allergies or intolerances. We’re here to help make that happen. Here’s to the battle cry to fulfill that why- Gluten-Free Malt or Bust!