Menu

Bell’s beer available at Little Caesars Arena [Press Release]

COMSTOCK, Mich. – Bell’s, Michigan’s oldest craft brewery, today announced its beer is now available at various locations throughout the state-of-the-art Little Caesars Arena. “We are very excited to work with another family-owned company and build upon the successful relationship we started at Joe Louis Arena,” Laura Bell, CEO of Bell’s Brewery, said. “Being a…

Read More

Recap: The Great American Beer Festival 2017

This past weekend marked my 6th trip to Denver for the Great American Beer Festival, or as beer geeks know it, GABF. For those who aren’t familiar with the annual event, it’s the largest collection of U.S. beer served in a public tasting event, featuring 3,900+ beers from over 800 breweries from all across the…

Read More

Larry’s Latest Sour Ale coming to bottles, cans and draught in February [Press Release]

COMSTOCK, Mich. – Another new Bell’s beer will make its way to a larger audience soon. Larry’s Latest Sour Ale (5% ABV) will be packaged in 16 oz. cans (packaged in 4-packs), in kegs and in 12 oz. bottles (both 6-packs and 12-packs) for release in February. Dry-hopped and kettle soured, Larry’s Latest Sour Ale…

Read More

Recap: Great Taste of the Midwest

August is a pretty good month in Michigan; the weather is beautiful, the lakes are warm and the beers are flowing! So you’re probably asking why I decided to leave the state in the 2nd weekend of August along with 23 of our best breweries? Great Taste of the Midwest! Short of the GABF, this…

Read More

Tim Tastes Beer: July Edition

Welcome to summer in Michigan, it’s a grand time to be alive! I bet you were all concerned that I haven’t been drinking for a month or two, right? Rest assured, drinks are happening, but it’s been a busy few months! Founder’s Fest, Michigan Summer Beer Fest, Paddle for Pints and the Michigan Wine Gold…

Read More

A new Bell’s coffee milk stout, made with Michigan roasted beans, to debut in bottles and draught [Press Release]

COMSTOCK, Mich. – Bell’s Brewery is proud to announce a new addition to its seasonal specialty lineup for release this fall. Arabicadabra, a coffee milk stout with an ABV of 5.5%, will debut on draught and in 12-ounce bottles, packaged in six-packs, this October. “When we announced this year’s release calendar late last year, we…

Read More

A Beer Geek in Britain Part 2

The London leg of my trip has come to an end, as I once again find myself writing while taking the train (and enjoying a Belgian IPA from Brew by Numbers). It has been an amazing week with amazing beer, historical sites and culture abound as I’ve been on the Beer Geeks in Britain with…

Read More

A Beer Geek in Britain Part 1

Good morning/afternoon! Remember when I said I was packing my beer into my suitcase for another journey? I’m guessing the title spoiled it, but I joined Onward Travel and Dave Engbers from Founder’s Brewing on a week long beer journey in London. My grand plans of doing a daily write up were smashed by a…

Read More

A Recap of Savor: An American Craft Beer and Food Experience

This past weekend I had the pleasure of attending SAVOR 2017 in Washington D.C., an annual event hosted by the Brewers Association that celebrates beer and food pairings (two of my favorite things!).  This year happened to be the 10th anniversary of the festival, and I was honored to receive an invitation to attend. At SAVOR, 86 small…

Read More

North Pier Brewing Company to Salute “Those Who Wander” at First Anniversary and Can Launch Party [PRESS RELEASE]

Benton Harbor, MI—On Saturday, May 27, North Pier Brewing Company will raise a can to salute its customers and fans as they celebrate the brewery’s first anniversary. The event coincides with the brewery’s release of its first canned beers, Buckrider (Belgian IPA) and The Conjurer (Belgian Golden Strong), which attendees will be able to purchase…

Read More

Nomad Cidery Launches in Northern Michigan [Press Release]

(Traverse City, MI) — North Peak Brewing Company and Peninsula Cellars have joined forces to create a new joint venture on Old Mission Peninsula. Consistent with the quality and excellence these companies are known for, Nomad Cidery has launched a line of hard ciders in Northern Michigan. Located on Kroupa Farms, a certified Michigan Centennial…

Read More

Batch Brewing Company Partners with M4 CIC Distributing [Press Release]

(Detroit, MI) — Batch Brewing Company has chosen to expand their beer distribution across Michigan with M4 CIC Distributing. After 2+ years in business, the demand for Batch Brewing Company’s beer has outpaced their bandwidth for self-distribution. With more than 100% growth in 2016, and targeted growth of nearly 100% in 2017, distribution will become…

Read More