I am a curious mind who loves a good story. As a writer in the craft beverage industry, I enjoy creating content for brewers, makers, and the communities that support them. I earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Language and Literature from the University of Michigan in 2013.
Together with Motor Craft Ales , Batch Brewing Company launched the Canucky Common. The beer is a spin on the Kentucky Common, an obscure historical beer brewed in Kentucky from the Civil War through Prohibition. "There is an undeniable sisterhood between our two cities," said Gino Gesuale, owner of Motor Craft Ales in Windsor, Ontario.
Clawson, MI - Black Lotus Brewing Company will celebrate its 10th anniversary this year in quietly cool Clawson. The neighborhood brew pub has recently doubled tap capacity as its brewing program, as well its customer base, continues to grow. The brewery is home to an eclectic mix of brews, scratch-made food, and funky decor.
HAZEL PARK, MI - If you hear loud music coming from 24310 John R, you can be sure the four bearded men inside the building are hard at work brewing up something delicious - and none of the neighbors are complaining. The 12,000-square-foot former lumberyard is now home to Cellarmen's , Hazel Park's first brewery, cidery, and meadery.
DETROIT - Three-dollar pints and the funky sounds of Detroit band Sound Proof fueled a lively 12th anniversary party at the Detroit Beer Company . Mug club members and fans of the brewery also enjoyed food specials and the chance to mingle with brewers, owners, and staff during the celebration.
As winter nights grow colder and more ominous, and seasonal releases are barrel aged and darker than a Sith Lord's heart, our greed for craft beer surfaces. Let the beer flow through you and come over to the dark side just in time for the release of the much anticipated "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."
DETROIT - An homage to traditional German beer, food, and music was served up at Batch Brewing Company in Detroit this past weekend. Many guests donned Dirndl and Lederhosen as they drank from commemorative beer steins at the brewery's first Oktoberfest celebration.
DETROIT - HopCat Detroit and Dark Horse Brewing Co. , of Marshall joined forces this weekend to produce a World Record Tap Takeover featuring 130 unique Dark Horse brews. The event, dubbed Dark Saturday, broke a record set at HopCat Detroit's grand opening on Dec. 13, 2014, which featured 120 Short's Brewing Company beers.