Neighborhood welcomes Creston Brewery

Grand Rapids — Grand Rapids’ largest neighborhood has a new brewery to look forward to come spring. Creston Brewery plans to begin construction this December in the Creston Business District. Partners Vincent Lambert, Cailin Kelly, Scott Schultz, and Molly Bouwsma-Schultz are breathing new life into the former DeKorne Furniture Showroom. “The building is an absolute treasure […]

Dark Horse Brewing, HopCat Team Up for Record Tap Takeover

Dark Horse Brewing

DETROIT – HopCat Detroit and Dark Horse Brewing Co., of Marshall joined forces this weekend to produce a World Record Tap Takeover featuring 130 unique Dark Horse brews. The event, dubbed Dark Saturday, broke a record set at HopCat Detroit’s grand opening on Dec. 13, 2014, which featured 120 Short’s Brewing Company beers. By 11 […]

Rochester Mills Beer Celebrates the Season With 12 Days of Milkshake Stout

Rochester, MI – ‘Tis the season for Rochester Mills’s flagship beer, as the brewery counts down to the holidays with 12 Days of Milkshake Stout. The progressive tap takeover event will feature 12 specialty and limited edition varieties of Milkshake Stout in addition to the original Milkshake Stout. Each night a new flavor will be […]

Atwater Brewery Brings New Biergarten and Taphouse to Detroit

DETROIT, MI – Atwater Brewery celebrated the opening of its new Taphouse and Biergarten in the Rivertown district of Detroit this week. The 5,000 square-foot location is adjacent to the Atwater Brewery and includes a 25-seat bar that spans the length of the brewery. The brewery’s state-of-the-art brewing equipment is on display through a wall-to-wall […]

Pair perfect Michigan beer with your Thanksgiving feast

Pairing beer with a Thanksgiving day meal can be tougher than one may expect. As I think back to previous experiences of bringing bottles of English Brown Ales, Hefeweizens, and even a three-liter “Jéroboam” Chimay Grand Reserve, I remember how unmanageable it was to pair the beer with all of the dishes that were actually […]

West MI Beer Tours doesn’t want to spend Black Friday at the mall either

ST. JOSEPH – If you’ve never really understood or desired to partake in the frenzy of Black Friday shopping, West MI Beer Tours is offering an alternative way to spend the day after Thanksgiving. The brewery tour service is hosting a tour of three of the newest West Michigan breweries on Friday, Nov. 27. Guests […]

Speciation Artisan Ales: First All-Wild Brewery Coming to Grand Rapids

  GRAND RAPIDS – Mitch and Whitney Ermatinger are coming home to Michigan. The husband and wife team has officially announced plans to open Speciation Artisan Ales, the first 100% wild ale brewery to be located in Grand Rapids, by late 2016. The small scale brewery will focus on producing high quality mixed fermentation sour […]

Eat burger from new menu at Grizzly Peak, make a difference

ANN ARBOR — The holidays have a way of inspiring people to do good deeds. Usually, they don’t involve simply sitting down and enjoying a burger and a beer. Grizzly Peak Brewing Co. would like to change that. Throughout November, Grizzly Peak is offering to donate a portion of the sales of the “ChadTough” burger. […]