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Hop heads embrace local hop growth, celebrate IPA Day
3 years ago

Hop heads embrace local hop growth, celebrate IPA Day

Today many beer lovers will celebrate IPA Day, a beer holiday of monumental enjoyment for hopheads around the world.

IPA — which stands for India Pale Ale — is a …
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New growler law opens craft beer up to the masses
4 years ago

New growler law opens craft beer up to the masses

Growlers have always been a craft beer lover’s best friend, but what if someone who loves craft beer doesn’t have a brewery down the street to fill his or her …
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Right Brain’s Brewtopia an opportunity to expand beer knowledge
4 years ago

Right Brain’s Brewtopia an opportunity to expand beer knowledge

TRAVERSE CITY — If you’re looking to expand your knowledge in the world of beer, look no further than Brewtopia presented by Right Brain Brewery.

Brewtopia is a monthly educational …
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The mystery of ales vs. lagers

We talk with Doug Dorda of Siciliano’s Market in Grand Rapids, Mich., about the differences between ales and lagers.

Lights, camera, ale: The Michigan Beer Film
4 years ago

Lights, camera, ale: The Michigan Beer Film

The Michigan Beer Film is, obviously, about beer in Michigan.

But it’s also about second chances — a lot of them. It’s about a second chance for Kevin Romeo, the …
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Guild cracks down on scalpers

Ticket scalpers messing with the Michigan Brewers Guild can think again.

After reporting via its Facebook page that tickets to the annual Winter Beer Festival sold out in less than …
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Beer-based card game in production, to ship in February
4 years ago

Beer-based card game in production, to ship in February

ANN ARBOR — Pint Craft, a beer-based card game developed by resident Nick Helmholdt, is now in production following a successful Kickstarter.com fundraising campaign that exceeded the original goal of …
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Michigan craft beer sees eye to eye with craft beer heavyweights
5 years ago

Michigan craft beer sees eye to eye with craft beer heavyweights

Editor’s Note: This is the fifth part of a five-part series profiling the state of Michigan’s brewing industry. 

As the Michigan brewing industry reaches peaks it’s never seen before, the …
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