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HopCat East Lansing grand opening nothing Short’s of extravagant
5 years ago

HopCat East Lansing grand opening nothing Short’s of extravagant

EAST LANSING — Wouldn’t it be cool if…?

This is a phrase commonly used at Short’s Brewing Company for creating different beers, according to Public Relations Coordinator Matt Gacioch. It …
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HopCat to team up with Short’s for record-breaking grand opening
5 years ago

HopCat to team up with Short’s for record-breaking grand opening

EAST LANSING — Michigan’s largest beer bar is planning a record-setting grand opening, set for August 22.

HopCat East Lansing will open with 100 different Short’s beers on tap, surpassing …
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Frankenmuth reveals 150th anniversary plans

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Frankenmuth Brewery is celebrating 150 years of brewing with a special beer, the Frankenmuth Dark Lager.

The beer was originally brewed in the 1940s, and the recipe for the new …
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Barfly to open HopCat, Lansing Brewing Co. on East side of state
6 years ago

Barfly to open HopCat, Lansing Brewing Co. on East side of state

The Lansing beer scene is about to get a massive makeover with the addition of two craft beer establishments.

Barfly Ventures LLC, owner of three bars and the Grand Rapids …
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East Lansing bar dedicates July to Michigan
6 years ago

East Lansing bar dedicates July to Michigan

July is a month of celebration for the Michigan beer industry, and no one seems to celebrate like Crunchy’s in East Lansing.

The restaurant and bar currently plays home to …
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Harper’s aims to school students in the art of beer
6 years ago

Harper’s aims to school students in the art of beer

EAST LANSING — In a college town where beer prices rule what gets drunk, Scott Isham tries to help introduce the youthful beer drinkers into a more eclectic range of …
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Michigan Brewing Company auctions off assets

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WEBBERVILLE — The Michigan Brewing Company, or MBC, said goodbye to all of its equipment and furnishings Wednesday, as it auctioned it all off to pay more than $1 million …
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World Expo of Beer shines the spotlight on small-town breweries
6 years ago

World Expo of Beer shines the spotlight on small-town breweries

FRANKENMUTH — Paul Boissevain spent this past weekend trying to introduce more folks to his craft beer. It’s the same mentality Mark Lorenz embraced as he embarked on the annual …
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