Mother Road to Launch Pilot Brewing System

Flagstaff, AZ — MOTHER ROAD BREWING COMPANY is excited to brew the inaugural batch of beer on their brand new Pilot Brewing System with representatives from Ground Control Craft Beer & Coffee Bar (Goodyear, AZ) on August 18, 2014. Ground Control will be providing house-roasted coffee beans to contribute to this collaboration beer.ÔÇ¿ÔÇ¿

Mother Road Brewing is adding the new 3-barrel Pilot System (93 gallons) on an elevated equipment platform, also know as “The Fort” above their current 15-barrel brewhouse. The pilot system will provide the flexibility for Urs Rhiner (Head Yeast Whisperer) to experiment with small-scale and one-off recipes, allowing for new ideas and styles to hit your glass.ÔÇ¿ÔÇ¿This collaboration beer will debut during an upcoming Beer Dinner at Ground Control’s location in Goodyear, Wednesday September 24 at 6:30pm.


MOTHER ROAD BREWING COMPANY is a Craft Brewery out of Flagstaff, AZ, and is located on the original alignment of Route 66. Founded in 2011 by husband and wife, Michael & Alissa Marquess, the English-style brewhouse focuses on making well-balanced hand-crafted ales on their 15bbl system including their gold-medal winning Roadside American Pale Ale and Lost Highway Black IPA. For more information on the beers they produce and Tap Room hours, please visit www.motherroadbeer.comÔÇ¿


GROUND CONTROL CRAFT BEER & COFFEE BAR has been providing Craft Beer & Wood-Fired pizzas to the West Valley for several years now. Their draft lineup is constantly changing, and the baristas will whip you up whatever coffee drink you’ve been craving with their house-roasted beans. This family-friendly establishment is open seven days a week, for more information visit