TC Summer Fest breweries feature old staples

TRAVERSE CITY — Local music, food and beer — a fine combination by any right, but in the setting of a beautiful evening in Northern Michigan they become something even …
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50 plus breweries to highlight TC Microbrew & Music Festival

TRAVERSE CITY – Perhaps what makes the Traverse City Summer Microbrew & Music Festival a destination summer festival is that it’s about more than the beer.

Yes, music lovers meet …
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Understanding ‘Right Brain’ thinking

TRAVERSE CITY — From the Empire Spear beer brewed with asparagus to the Ancho Chili Double Dutch Chocolate porter, Right Brain Brewery doesn’t shy away from much at the brewing …
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Right Brain brings new-age thought to the beer scene

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Russell Springsteen talks all things Right Brain during the 2011 Michigan Summer Beer Festival. Springsteen gives us an outlook into the start of the four-year-old Traverse City brewery, its …
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Short’s hosts Sunday microbrew cruises

TRAVERSE CITY — Looking for a unique venue for sampling your favorite craft beers from Short’s Brewing Company?

The Traverse Tall Ship Company is hosting its “Microbrew Tasting Cruise” every …
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Just a sample of Jolly Pumpkin

Being from Northern Michigan, I’ve gotten to know a few of the breweries quite well. There’s Short’s, Right Brain, North Peak, among others. But one that I never really explored, …
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Short’s takes over Pyramid Scheme

Sounding more like a dessert buffet than taplist, May the Short’s Be With You at The Pyramid Scheme highlighted some of the best Michigan beer has to offer with 15 …
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