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New Brewery will Feature Unique Keller Flavor

Posted by on Jan 3, 2014 in News | Comments Off on New Brewery will Feature Unique Keller Flavor

BY TAYLOR PRATER tprater@star-telegram.com Read more here.   A new beer brewery is in the works in Keller will be the seventh brewery in Metroplex, but it will have an ingredient that will give a distinctly Keller flavor. Keller City Council approved the plans for Shannon Brewery coming to North Main Street on the grounds of Samantha Springs. The brewery will use the springs’ natural water as part of its recipe, owner Shannon Carter said.   Shannon Brewery is the only brewery in the Metroplex that will use spring water in its brewing process, he said. “In my opinion, the best water you can find is Samantha Springs water,” Carter said. “And you can’t hold true...

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New brewery banks on water to bring fine Irish beers to North Texas

Posted by on Nov 20, 2013 in News | Comments Off on New brewery banks on water to bring fine Irish beers to North Texas

BY JONATHAN RIENSTRA Dallas Culture Map Photos by Barbara A. Berry of Legacy Studios Considering that water is the largest component of beer, it stands to reason that good water ought to help a significant amount in creating good beer. At least that’s what Shannon Carter is banking on with his new Keller brewery, Shannon Brewing Company. The brewery is located about a mile from Samantha Springs. “It is an exceptional water source,” Carter says. “It’s surrounded by a very unique rock formation that has very, very hard compressed rocks that have been hollowed out with this very fine sand. “The water travels for miles, and the end product is this filtered water that is...

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Shannon Brewing Co., Dedicated to Irish Beers, Will Start Pouring Pints in DFW Next Year

Posted by on Nov 19, 2013 in News | Comments Off on Shannon Brewing Co., Dedicated to Irish Beers, Will Start Pouring Pints in DFW Next Year

By Lauren Drewes Daniels Brews News North Texas has had its fair share of brewery openings the past two years, but nary a one that is dedicated strictly to Irish beers. Shannon Carter is set to change that. Last month the City of Keller approved Carter’s plans for Shannon Brewing Co., which he hopes to officially open in February. There are a few things that will seperate this brewery from the pack. For one, Carter uses old family brewing secrets brought over by his great grandfather from Ireland, which includes an old-school fire-brewing process. And because water is such an important aspect in beer, Carter chose a location that grants him access to Samantha...

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