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New hops a brewin'
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Co-founder of Hopothesis Beer Company Tim Quinn, and Pecatonica Beer Company members Cory Mosley, Tom Quinn, Russ Ruegsegger, left to right, toast to their newest business venture while inside the Laughing Trout restaurant in Monroe. (Times photo: Anthony Wahl)
MONROE - Twin brothers Tim and Tom Quinn, 41, have been homebrewing a long time. To avoid the long arm of the law, let's just say it's been 20 years. Recently the Quinns turned their hobbyist enthusiasm for beer into a business venture: two beer companies that brew and bottle locally at Minhas Craft Brewery.