By Steven Richardson and Kaiti Evans
Hops and Grain Gets a San Marcos Start
Hops & Grain is an Austin local award-winning brewery that has move a little more south to San Marcos. The brewery is all about community, they are involved in all types of community activates that help protect the planet.
They also are connected with local non-profit, so they can help “bring attention to what makes central Texas great,” The brewery preaches sustainability as well they focus their sustainability efforts in the areas of environmental stewardship, community involvement and industry leadership”
Hops & Grain is always implementing new sustainable systems to their brewery and the give 1% of their annual revenue to local environmental non-profits.
The Hops and Grain Brewery expanded from their initial location in Austin to San Marcos. With just four weeks under their belt in a new location, the brewery has taken a liking to the San Marcos culture.
Five-dollar beers grace customers from 10 a.m to 10 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., drinks are only two dollars. It is hard to go wrong with a self-brewed beer. Even at 11 a.m. on a Monday, customers are strolling in to sample a drink and look at merchandise.
Photo essay by Kaiti Evans
Video by Garrett Moore
Audio Story by Steven Richardson
Photo Essay 2 by Bethany LeBeau
Graphic by Bethany LeBeau