Co-founder and brewer Michael Harper parted ways with Panther Island Brewing in August over an unspecified disagreement with investors. Harper was an original part of the brewery during its years of development and opening last June, and his future involvement with the local brewing industry is uncertain.
Panther Island Brewing officially opened in Fort Worth in mid June, slowly putting beers on the market ahead of a formal grand opening. Founders and brewers Michael Harper and Ryan McWhorter took over the historic Texas Beer Company location directly north of downtown for their new brewery. Panther Island Brewing was known as Wahoo Brewing during … Continue reading