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Fire Fly Brews Maple Amber Despite Sap Shortage

Owner/Brewer Dana Bourque pouring sap

Due to weather conditions, this year was a particularly difficult year to obtain a high yield of sap.

Thanks to Hop & Hammer Farms, Fire Fly was able to get enough sap to yet again brew their Wood Drip Imperial Maple Amber.

This is a beer that Fire Fly brewed last year using sap instead of water during the brew process.

Seen in the photos, Owner/Brewer Dana Bourque pouring sap freshly harvested from the taps with Nate Pierce from Hop & Hammer.

Also photographed is the boil part of the brew process, from the Wood Drip brew day.

For more information about Hop and Hammer, you can follow them on Facebook or visit their website www.hopandhammer.com

Fire Fly Brewing is located at 139 Center Street in Bristol, Connecticut 06010.

email: info@fireflybrewing.com

Hours: Thr-Fri:2-9pm. Sat:12-9pm. Sun:12-5pm

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