Test batch – August 2019

Test batch – August 2019

Test batch, August 2019 We were lucky enough to get some barley, which was grown in 2018. We took it to Mack microbrewery in Tromsø, milled it and brewed a small batch using Mack’s equipment. We used a very old yeast-strand, called “KVEIK”, for...
Summer 2019 – Growing

Summer 2019 – Growing

Growing The barley was sown in 3 different locations on the Lyngen peninsula. However, on one of the fields, the local crows discovered the taste of barley, and ate all of it! However, two other fields are growing and we are awaiting results during the...
Project: Arctic Barley

Project: Arctic Barley

Project start – spring 2019 In Northern Norway, Barley was the most important grain until the Second World War. Barley can withstand the harsh climate here north and has been an important trade route for us for hundreds of years. This is documented through...