The Outpost Tavern

What’s going on with your fellow Mashtronauts? You’ve come to the right place! This page is dedicated to updates on things happening with club members. This page is named for an early Mashtronauts club hangout. Celebrating a big brewing event, want to share an accomplishment or anniversary, or looking for a buddy to brew with you? This is the right place to find all these things. If you have a something you would like to share here, send an email to and we’ll post it for you. Be sure to include pictures!

  • Hoppin Grape Brew In – April 2021
    Our favorite homebrew supply shop hosted a brew in on Sunday April 11, 2021 for Keith’s 49th birthday. It was such an amazing event, we can’t wait to see what he does for the...
  • March/April Awards
    Congratulations to all the Mashtronauts that won medals at Bluebonnet Brew Off!  This is the second competition on the Lone Star Circuit, and points count towards the club of the year.  We earned another...
  • AHA Homebrew Shop of the Year
    The American Homebrewers Association (AHA) is taking votes now for the national Homebrew Shop of the Year Award. I personally would love to see Hoppin’ Grape Homebrew Supply receive this award for all their...
  • Keith & Mindy Brooks Fundraiser
    Saloon Door Brewing · Saturday, March 20, 2021 at 12 PM – 5 PM Come out to Saloon Door Brewing in Webster on Saturday, March 20th, from 12-5pm and help us raise money for...
  • Free Homebrew Supplies
    Greg Branan is getting rid of some old equipment and wanted to offer some free items to club members of the Mashtronauts. Here is a list of items available that need to go this...
  • Winter Storm Damage Assistance
    There are several Mashtronauts that I know of that have been impacted by damage from frozen pipes due to the recent winter storm that impacted our entire state. I also know of a number...
  • Sanjay and Lisa’s Beer Release at 6 Wards
    Lisa and Sanjay’s Creme Brulee Stout is being released at 6 Wards Brewing on Valentines Day.
  • Veterans Warrior Hop Competition Beer Release
    Open invitation to the release of the winning homebrew at Vallensons’ from the Hoppin Grape Veterans Warrior Hop Homebrew competition.
  • BAKFISH Homebrew Meetup
    BAKFISH Brewing hosts a homebrew meet up and bottle share the first Monday of every month at 6:30. Come on out!
  • Bay View Duck – F.A.R.T. Invitation from The Force
    Friday Night alt-FART at the Bayview Duck.
  • Hoppin Grape – New Items
    New equipment in stock!
  • Adolph Postel – Help Needed
    Adolph could use some help with a repair to his heating element. If you have any expertise in assisting him, that would be greatly appreciated.
  • Tim Gamble – 6 Wards Beer Release
    Tim Gamble’s Irishman’s Extravangance Beer Release – Thanks to all the Mashtronauts that came out to 6 Wards Brewing Company to celebrate Tim Gamble’s beer release of Irishman’s Extravagance. It was great to see so much support...
  • Tristin Marcks article for the Houston Beer Guide
    Our own Mashtronauts Pilot, Tristin Marcks, is writing for the Houston Beer Guide. Find out how you can read her work.