UPDATE: Yellowhammer Brewing taproom reopens following temporary COVID-19 related closure
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - UPDATE: Yellowhammer Brewing reopened their taproom on Wednesday.
Employees were tested over the holiday weekend and the taproom was sanitized. Yellowhammer said in a Facebook post on Thursday that all returning employees received negative test results.
One part-time office worker tested positive last week, but they continue to be asymptomatic and their friends and family tested negative.
ORIGINAL: A Huntsville brewery is temporarily closing due to an employee testing positive for COVID-19.
Yellowhammer Brewing posted to its Facebook page Sunday evening regarding the decision to close.
The brewery plans to close “for a few days." Yellowhammer Brewing operates a taproom at Huntsville’s Campus 805 entertainment venue. The company also brews and distributes beer across Alabama and Tennessee.
Earth and Stone Wood Fired Pizza, which shares a building with Yellowhammer, plans to screen employees for COVID-19. The restaurant will reopen later in the week pending test results from employees.
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