North Peak Brewing Launches Beer Gives Us Hope

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Dexter, MI – North Peak Brewing Company is enlisting the help of craft beer drinkers to share Hope this holiday season. The brewery  has launched a ‘Beer Gives Us Hope’ photo contest. The winning submission will be  printed on the 6-pack carrier of their new Brut IPA. “Hope was designed and brewed exclusively by women […]

Winners of 2020 GABF Competition Revealed During First-Ever Virtual Ceremony

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272 medals awarded to 240 breweries in prestigious professional beer competition Boulder, Colo. • October 16, 2020 — The Brewers Association (BA) awarded 272 medals* to 240 breweries across the country during the 2020 Great American Beer Festival (GABF) competition awards ceremony. The best beers in 91 beer categories covering 170 different beer styles (including all […]

Short’s Brewing Announces partnership with The Pink Fund®

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Elk Rapids, Mich. – Short’s Brewing Co. and The Pink Fund are teaming up for Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a fundraiser for cancer patients leveraging the brewery’s flagship brand, Soft Parade.  The Pink Fund is a national nonprofit that provides financial support on behalf of breast cancer patients to help meet basic needs, decrease […]

Upper Hand Brewery to begin Lower Peninsula distribution

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ESCANABA, Mich. – A taste of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is headed to the Mitten. Upper Hand Brewery, a division of Bell’s Brewery, will end its drought of availability below the Mackinac Bridge. Beginning this fall, Upper Hand will begin distribution of its beer to the Lower Peninsula. “When we started this adventure more than five […]

Celebrating July as Michigan Beer Month

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LANSING, Mich – Legislators in Lansing have recently declared July as “Michigan Beer Month” with the introduction of House Resolution No. 289 and Senate Resolution No. 131, noting the brewing industry’s long-standing history, impact on both the tourism and agricultural interests and the ongoing contributions to the overall economy of the state. According to Scott Graham, Executive […]

Arcadia Brewing Whitsun Hits State-Wide Distribution in July

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Elk Rapids, Mich. – Superfluid Supply Co., an alternative beverage brand of Short’s Brewing Company, announces plans to bring back Arcadia Brewing Co. products.  The first on the list? Whitsun—Arcadia’s iconic unfiltered wheat ale brewed with coriander, orange peel, and honey. For many years, Whitsun has been synonymous with warm weather, but once Whitsun arrives […]

City Built Brewing Announces New Food-Focused Side Project Li Grand Zombi

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The concept will feature a rotating selection of Creole inspired dishes   Grand Rapids, Mich.  — City Built Brewing Company has announced a Creole-inspired alter ego, Li Grand Zombi, named for the sacred serpent spirit worshipped among voodooists. The takeout/delivery pop-up restaurant is part play on the ghost kitchen trend, part embrace of Louisiana style of cooking […]

American Craft Spirits Association names Catoctin Creek chief distiller as President

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PURCELLVILLE, Va. – Becky Harris, co-founder and chief distiller of Catoctin Creek Distilling Company, has been appointed the American Craft Spirits Association (ACSA) President of the Board of Directors. Harris has served as a member of the Board of Directors since last May, where she was charged with appointing leadership to its governing committees. “The craft […]