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Meet the Crowler: the newest innovation in craft beer to-go
2 years ago

Meet the Crowler: the newest innovation in craft beer to-go

Innovation is a driving force in the craft beer industry. Brewers push the boundaries of what a beer can be with new flavors, new ingredients and new techniques. But innovative …
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Bad Moon Studio: a labor of love
2 years ago

Bad Moon Studio: a labor of love

JENISON — John Timmer of Bad Moon Studio didn’t expect his life to change over a conversation with his 11-year-old son on the way to hockey practice.

“He asked my why …
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Beer over wine: 7 Monks brings awareness to local craft
2 years ago

Beer over wine: 7 Monks brings awareness to local craft

Pat Evans joins Jason Kasdorf of 7 Monks Taproom in Traverse City, to discuss the area’s ever-growing beer scene.

Exclusive: “Brew Dogs” pours over Michigan beer scene
3 years ago

Exclusive: “Brew Dogs” pours over Michigan beer scene

GRAND RAPIDS — Founders Brewing Co. was alive with a palpable buzz as a crowd gathered to witness history in the making.

James Watt and Martin Dickie, owners of the …
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Documentary showcases the struggles of new breweries
3 years ago

Documentary showcases the struggles of new breweries

MittenBrew sits down with Alexis Irvin and Chip Hiden of “Blood, Sweat, and Beer,” a new documentary that follows a trio of 23-year-olds as they struggle to start The Brew …
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Evans discusses Grand Rapids brewing history in new book
3 years ago

Evans discusses Grand Rapids brewing history in new book

It’s obvious to the rest of the city, state and country. The present state of Grand Rapids beer is thriving. Between being named BeerCity USA, winning multiple other polls — …
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Smartphone apps put beer in your pocket
3 years ago

Smartphone apps put beer in your pocket

Whether you want to track all of the craft beers that you’ve tried, find nearby breweries or simply learn more about a specific beer style, all the information you need …
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What’s in a name? The evolution of what we call our favorite beers
3 years ago

What’s in a name? The evolution of what we call our favorite beers

Shakespeare once asked, “What’s in a name?” The people, places and things in our lives all have names, but how and why those names are chosen is constantly evolving. For …
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