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Riff Raff Brewing Overview


Riff Raff Brewing is located in Pagosa, CO inside an old victorian house in Downtown Pagosa. The brewhouse is really small, taking up about half of the house, with the remaining area used as a restaurant. The brewhouse is a very hands-on system, and does not appear to be much more than a scaled-up homebrew system. A lot of work…

Brewery: Day 3 10/11/2018 Kegging and brew day help


Activities for the day… Brew Day: Cherrywood smoked porter with blueberries for Pints for Prostates. Additional work in transferring of fermented beer into brite tanks and kegging the last remaining beer from serving tank. Take Aways for the day: Be mindful of environmental conditions, such spending 2-3 hours in the cold walk-in cooler. Dress appropriately and take frequent breaks to…

2018 Brew Ideas


Today I was thinking a bit about what I want to brew for 2018. Call it a New Year’s resolution, call it a working plan, or just a sketch of what I think I will try to tackle this year. The beers are in no particular order, and what I brew and when will likely be the result of the…

No Go Coffee Porter


Well guys, I kegged my Coffee Porter today and I’m afraid to say that this batch may be a dumper. There was quite a bit of astringency from the coffee extraction. I even tried adding cold brew and flavorings to balance the astringent flavors, thinking I could add those to the keg to balance it out. However, I don’t think that…