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 […]

City Built Brewing Announces Release of Fibonacci-inspired Stout Series

The first beer’s debut coincides with the Michigan Brewers Guild’s Feb. 22 Winter Beer Festival   Grand Rapids, Mich. — The Fibonacci Sequence is a simple equation—the next number in the series is found by adding the two numbers before it—but strangely, from the lowliest acorn to the arms of the Milky Way galaxy, the […]

Grand Rapids Homebrewers and Breweries Team up for Beer City Pro-Am

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GRAND RAPIDS, MICH.  — The Beer City Brewer’s Guild is hosting the second annual Beer City Pro-Am, a competition that pairs local award-winning homebrewers with microbreweries to create unique recipes to be brewed and shared with the public. This year’s event brings together 25 of the area’s best homebrewers with Grand Rapids microbreweries. Qualifying homebrewers were selected […]

Lessons Learned: Newcomer City Built Brewing Shares Goals and Experience

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As they finish their third month of being open to the public, we checked in with City Built Brewing Company to see what they have learned along the way. Though the brewery had been slated to open in September 2016, it actually became open to the public in May 2017. Brewery Co-Owner Edwin Collazo doesn’t […]