Hazel Park, MI– Cellarmen’s celebrates its first anniversary with special hours and releases Monday, October 17, but the party lasts all weekend long. The celebration will get an early start Friday, October 14 when Bluegrass trio Behind The Times stops by the taproom to play some tunes from 8pm-11pm. The party continues Saturday as Oozing […]

Jolly Pumpkin releases Evil Twin, Mikkeller collaboration

Detroit, Michigan–The craft beer world’s most infamous feud has sparked a collaboration brew that no one ever anticipated. In 2014, Ron Jeffries, owner and master brewer of Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales, hosted Mikkel Borg Bjergso of Mikkeller at his Dexter, Michigan brewery to work on a few collaborative brews.  Later that year, Mikkel’s identical twin, […]

On tap at Black Lotus: beer, virtual fairways and tango lessons

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Clawson, MI – Black Lotus Brewing Company will celebrate its 10th anniversary this year in quietly cool Clawson. The neighborhood brew pub has recently doubled tap capacity as its brewing program, as well its customer base, continues to grow. The brewery is home to an eclectic mix of brews, scratch-made food, and funky decor. Free […]

Register now for Great Lakes Hop and Barley Conference

Educators from Michigan State University Extension with support from Michigan State University AgBioResearch, and the Michigan Brewers Guild will host the 2nd Annual Great Lakes Hop and Barley Conference March 16­-17, 2016 at the Grand Traverse Resort in Acme, Mich.   New this year, a larger venue has been chosen to accommodate more attendees.  An […]

Arbor Brewing Co. to host Rat Fest homebrew competition

  Ypsilanti, MI – Long before Arbor Brewing Company was born in 1995, owners Matt and Rene Graff earned their stripes as homebrewers. In celebration of their roots in the homebrewing community, ABC will host the sixth annual Rat Fest homebrew competition in February. Rat Fest started as a competition between the brewery staff and […]

Short’s Brewing Co. announces out of state distribution

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Elk Rapids, Michigan – Short’s Brewing Company of Bellaire, MI has announced plans to distribute its beer and Starcut Ciders outside of Michigan. The brewery, founded by Joe Short in 2004, has distributed only to the state of Michigan since opening its production facility in 2009. Short’s, known for its tasty experimental beers and “Michigan […]

Right Brain Brewery will host 2nd annual Collaboration Day

  Traverse City, MI – Right Brain Brewery will once again team up with breweries, wineries, cideries, and distilleries from all over the Midwest on a series of brews that will be tapped at their Collaboration Day festival. The annual event begins Friday, February 12th, with the release of multiple barrel-aged beer collaborations and live […]

Founders Brewing Company expanding into additional brewing facility

Grand Rapids, MI- Founders Brewing announced today that it will be expanding production to an additional facility in their hometown of Grand Rapids, MI. This expansion is primarily intended to fulfill the growing warehousing and distribution needs of the brewery. The facility will include a brewhouse focused on creating specialty and experimental beers, and broadening […]