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Eight Michigan breweries grace Beer-a-Palooza
5 years ago

Eight Michigan breweries grace Beer-a-Palooza

GRAND RAPIDS — Intermittent rain did not damper Thursday’s Beer-A-Palooza.

For the second year, the event was held 5-9 p.m. in the yard outside of Mangiamo! restaurant in the city’s …
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Belgian two-way: Vivant and New Belgium collaborating for two brews
5 years ago

Belgian two-way: Vivant and New Belgium collaborating for two brews

GRAND RAPIDS — A chance visit has set in motion a collaboration between Brewery Vivant and the nation’s third largest craft brewery.

Vivant confirmed rumors today of two collaboration beers …
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Arcadia announces Kalamazoo expansion plans
6 years ago

Arcadia announces Kalamazoo expansion plans

By  •  West

KALAMAZOO — The laws of supply and demand struck Arcadia Ales, and resulted in the pulling out of several markets for the Battle Creek-based brewery three years ago.

But last …
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Bell’s homebrew competition winner to be put on tap

By  •  West

KALAMAZOO — Bell’s Brewery has announced the availability of September’s award-winning homebrew in its tap room, named A Bit of Heat.

The homebrew, created by Geoff Groff and entered into …
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Grand Rapids breweries team up for Beer City Pale Ale

By  •  West

Grand Rapids has yet another reason to toast the town. Ten area breweries have teamed to create Beer City Pale Ale, a new craft beer produced in celebration of both the …
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Founders Fest blends beer, music, art and food
6 years ago

Founders Fest blends beer, music, art and food

GRAND RAPIDS — Over 7,000 people gathered in front of Founders Brewing Co. on Saturday for Founders Fest, which celebrated the brewery’s 15th anniversary.

The festival, which combines beer with …
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White Flame releases Hooterville Wheat as part of Hops for Hope

By  •  West

HUDSONVILLE — Drinking Michigan craft beer AND supporting a great cause? That’s exactly what Bill White at White Flame Brewing Co. in Hudsonville is doing this summer during Hops for …
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West Michigan developer creates Michigan microbrew game
6 years ago

West Michigan developer creates Michigan microbrew game

By  •  West

GRAND RAPIDS — With mobile games on a tear, Michigan beer fans can rejoice with the release of Fusionary Media’s Michigan Micro Caps game.

The app, free for iPhone users …
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