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BEER GOGGLES: CLAIMING THE TITLE BEER CITY U.S.A.
2 days ago

BEER GOGGLES: CLAIMING THE TITLE BEER CITY U.S.A.

When you land at Ford Airport in Grand Rapids, Michigan, one of the first things that greets you as you walk through the terminal are t-shirts and other schwag advertising …
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Ernie Richards: Grand Rapids Brewing Co.’s Sparkle Queen
2 weeks ago

Ernie Richards: Grand Rapids Brewing Co.’s Sparkle Queen

“What good is sanity?!”

That was the first thing out of Ernie Richards’ mouth when I showed up to interview him, after having commented about how impressive Grand Rapids …
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Baffin Brewing: You Gotta Drink Your Way In
3 weeks ago

Baffin Brewing: You Gotta Drink Your Way In

On one trip to Maine, brewer Evan Feringa found something that he had not seen in his home state of Michigan—a mug club that you had to drink into.


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‘Cause I’ve Got a Golden Ticket…
1 month ago

‘Cause I’ve Got a Golden Ticket…

The popular refrain from the 1971 Gene Wilder classic Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory seemed the most appropriate way to describe my excitement when I found out I would …
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7 Michigan Breweries Win 9 Medals at Great American Beer Festival®
1 month ago

7 Michigan Breweries Win 9 Medals at Great American Beer Festival®

LANSING, Mich.—Seven members of the Michigan Brewers Guild brought home a total of nine medals at the Great American Beer Festival (GABF) Competition, in Denver, Colorado—the largest commercial beer competition in the world, …
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Michigan Craft Beer Stroll celebrates Royal Oak’s Rich Food & Drink Culture
2 months ago

Michigan Craft Beer Stroll celebrates Royal Oak’s Rich Food & Drink Culture

Royal Oak is recognized as a destination for great entertainment, dining and drink. To understand all the reasons why might seem a lofty endeavor.

But once a year, the Royal …
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What’s Up In The Washtenaw County?  Part One
2 months ago

What’s Up In The Washtenaw County? Part One

Washtenaw County is blessed with many things—beautiful downtowns, spacious parks, green space, and a wide variety of brewpubs for our drinking pleasure. This article will examine the six non-Ann Arbor …
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Beer Goggles: In Defense Of Macrobrew
3 months ago

Beer Goggles: In Defense Of Macrobrew

“Coldest Beer in Town.” For anyone too young to know, that’s the old marketing technique used by convenience stores to get a leg-up on the competition. However, in our …
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