An Upper Peninsula native, Marie’s passion for both Michigan and its beer is as bottomless as you wish your next pint to be. Relocating to Grand Rapids in 2010, her love for community, journalism and photography has played an integral role in shaping her professional and daily life. By day, Marie is currently employed as a technical writer/marketer. By night, her dreams are occupied by fields of hops filled with puppies and permeated by the melodies of local music.
The latest Mitten Foundation project will benefit Safe Haven Ministries GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — This winter, The Mitten Brewing Company and The Mitten State have teamed up to proclaim “Love Shouldn’t Hurt.” The companies’ Mitten Foundation collaboration will raise funds and awareness for victims of domestic abuse. Sales of LOVE IPA, a red India Pale Ale brewed for the cause, or […]
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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich — Harmony Hall will host a night of political discussion focused on the highly anticipated upcoming midterm election. Michigan Radio’s next installment of “Issues & Ale” will take place in the hall on Wednesday, October 24 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. “We’re making it easy to do your civic duty. Get informed while enjoying a delicious […]
Barrel + Beam opened its doors in Marquette in January 2018 with a clear vision. Seeming to come out of the gates sprinting, the brewery emerged with a well defined brand, a suite of farmhouse and barrel aged ales and an ambitious self distribution plan. None of that happened overnight. “It took a decade for […]
Holland, Mich. — It may not feel like it yet, but the crisp breezes, changing leaves and chilly nighttime bonfires of autumn are fast approaching. So signals the return of Ichabod, New Holland Brewing Company’s classic pumpkin beer, which is slated to appear in bars and restaurants starting August 13. The beer will be tapped in New […]
GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. — The Beer City Brewer’s Guild is hosting the second annual Beer City Pro-Am, a competition that pairs local award-winning homebrewers with microbreweries to create unique recipes to be brewed and shared with the public. This year’s event brings together 25 of the area’s best homebrewers with Grand Rapids microbreweries. Qualifying homebrewers were selected […]
https://i2.wp.com/mittenbrew.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/BCBC_ProAM-2.jpg?fit=1500%2C555&ssl=15551500Marie Orttenburgerhttps://mittenbrew.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/MittenBrewLogo.pngMarie Orttenburger2018-07-26 12:05:092018-08-23 21:07:36Grand Rapids Homebrewers and Breweries Team up for Beer City Pro-Am