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New beer release, Thanksgiving recipes, Veggie Shares, Winter Micro-greens 

Thursday, November 17, 2016 10:50
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This weekend, we’ll be unveiling “Overcast”, our Hefeweizen style beer.  Hefeweizen is a German-style wheat beer meaning “with yeast”, and is naturally cloudy in appearance.  Boasting tons of the German weizen flavor, if you’ve been enjoying 3PO, our Krystalweizen, you’ll love Overcast, our Hefeweizen.  Join us in trying Overcast as well as our other craft beers and homemade root beer.  Also, don’t forget to grab a bottle or growler fill of Jack-O-Java, our Pumpkin Coffee Spice Ale, or a growler fill of our Homemade Root Beer as these make an absolutely perfect accompaniment to your Thanksgiving meal!  We’ll be open on Saturday from 11-6 -  Map & Directions on our web site here.  

In Farm news, our CSA members are still receiving their weekly shares, chock full of fresh food from our farm!  Yes, there are still tons of fresh veggies growing here, both in our gardens with foods that can withstand colder outdoor temperatures as well as inside our passive-solar-greenhouse!  Our CSA ends in early December, and then we switch over to our indoor-greenhouse-grown micro-greens CSA all winter long (December through April).  We really do grow year-round right here on our farm!  You can join us for the winter – our Winter Micro-Greens CSA Sign-up is now open! Join us in eating fresh, local, and organic from our farm all winter long.  You can sign-up online or in our taproom.  Details here.

This Thanksgiving season we’re incredibly thankful for all of you, our customers!!!  A huge, heartfelt thank you to all of your for filling our taproom every Saturday & far exceeding our expectations for this brewery, and for our farm members for buying each & every one of our available CSA memberships.  THANK YOU!!!

Visit our Taproom!!!  Now Open, Saturdays 11am-6pm – visit our web site for location, directions, and more: www.WishfulAcresFarm.com.  



Tap Room & Store
In our Tap Room this week, open to the public Saturdays 11 am- 6 pm, we will be pouring fresh from our taps:
  • Overcast (NEW! Hefeweizen style German wheat beer)
  • Wookies Win (Mild Brown Ale with toffee & caramel flavors)
  • Jack-O-Java (Pumpkin Coffee Spice Ale, award winning beer!) 
  • Red Five I.P.A. (American Red I.P.A.)
  • Honey Wheat Ale (Mild, very drinkable, organic wheat ale)
  • Dark Side Stout
  • Apple Cider Ale 
  • Homemade Root Beer (non-alcoholic)
In addition to fresh beer by the glass, we also have growlers & bottled beer available for carry-out on select styles of beer!  

Fresh from the farm for purchase this week, available in our store & taproom:

  • Lettuce Mix (limited amount available)
  • Garlic



“Beer Share” News:

“Beer Share” Community Supported Brewery (CSB) Members, there is a new beer this week – a Hefeweizen – “Overcast”.  You will have first access to this beer during the Thursday 3:30-5:30 members-only time slot!   Remember, you may fill as many growlers as you like during your visit – you’re not limited to just one.  Bring in your empty growlers, and we’ll mark off your punch cards.  All the beers in our taproom are available in growler fills this week.

Our “Beer Share”, aka CSB Program (Community Supported Brewery) is an ongoing membership program that offers members a 1-year supply of our beer at discounted prices, plus additional discounts & benefits.  Learn more on our web site: http://www.wishfulacresfarm.com/csb-program

Wishful Acres Farm is located in Northwest Illinois – visit our farm web site at www.WishfulAcresFarm.com.

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Our Bottled Beer!
We hand-bottle & hand-label our beer into large 22-oz “Bomber” bottles.  These bottles are for sale in our taproom, and also at the following select retail locations:



Thank you & Best Wishes from Wishful Acres Farm & Brewery!
Open Saturdays, 11 am – 6 pm
Tap room & store located on our farm at 4679 N. Flansburg Rd, Lena IL
You can contact us at:
wishfulacres@gmail.com or 815-990-2380

       
  

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