Grains researcher launches first commercial brewery in Esperance, Western Australia
8 December 2015 | ABC Rural | National
Esperance's first commercial brewery was officially launched in Western Australia's south east at the weekend.
Nigel Metz has spent the last five years perfecting his brew while holding down his day job as projects officer for local grower group 'South east premium wheatgrowers association'.
He said his professional career working within the grains industry has steered him in the direction of brewing using local, raw barley.
"I think I sort of fell into it a little bit," he said. Read more about ARLP Course 20 Fellow, Nigel Metz's grains story here.