Sawmill Brewing Co. Nods to Merrill’s Past

excerpt from Wausau Daily Herald
MERRILL – There’s a story behind practically every piece of wood at the Sawmill Brewing Co.

The brewery, slated to open in Merrill on March 20 is new, but much of the decor comes from reclaimed materials or references Merrill’s history in the lumber trade. A tree that came down in the tornado that ripped through Merrill in 2011 forms the actual bar. There are 13 species of wood in the flooring. And some of the tables come from old floor joists in the tavern, removed to make a loft space over the bar…

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