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Kate Henning – Smiling Samoyed, Myponga, SA

Smiling Samoyed - Kate HenningWhat was your first brew?
At home it was a Coopers kit that started it all off.  Professionally, it was our first batch of APA.

2. How did you get this job?
Hobby got out of control and so we bought a brewery.

3. What’s your favourite beer that you have brewed?
12 Paws.

4. What’s your favourite beer brewed by others?
OMG – how can I choose?  So many great beers out there.  We love locally produced beers.  Always the closest to the brewery.

5. Which beer would you like to brew?
I really want to find space in the schedule for a wheat beer.

6. What name would you really like to give to a beer, and what type of beer would it be?
That’s a secret!

7. What’s your favourite beer style?
American Pale Ale.

8. What’s your favourite hop variety?
Nelson Sauvin.

9. What’s your favourite malt variety?
Caramalt.  It’s also great for a snack when milling.

10. Which do you prefer – draught, bottle or cans?

Technical Details of Brewery plant

It’s an IBS 10hL brewhouse

Smiling Samoyed