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Food Truck On…

It’s a hot trend in the edible world these days…food trucks are taking our cities by storm. While the ideal of selling food out of a vehicle started more than 100 years ago (think “chuckwagon” in the wild west), and likely can be traced back 130 years ago to one man in Rhode Island according […]

Governor Snyder Establishes Michigan Craft Beverage Council

The Michigan Brewers Guild is pleased with today’s news that Gov. Rick Snyder signed House Bill 4667 and Senate Bill 440 — sponsored by Rep. Brandt Iden and Sen. Goeff Hansen — which will change the name of the Michigan Grape and Wine Industry Council to the Michigan Craft Beverage Council. The bills also will […]

Friday & Saturday Tickets Available for Rescheduled Michigan Winter Beer Festival: March 2-3, 2018

After last week’s flooding of the Grand River in Comstock Park forced the rescheduling of the 13th Annual Winter Beer Festival, the Michigan Brewers Guild says it now has Saturday, March 3 tickets available to the previously sold out day, for $50 in advance and $55 at the gate. Tickets for Friday, March 2 are […]

Local Flooding Forces Rescheduling of Michigan Winter Beer Festival to March 2-3, 2018

(COMSTOCK PARK, Mich) – Anticipated flooding on the Grand River in Comstock Park has forced the Michigan Brewers Guild to postpone this weekend’s popular Winter Beer Festival to next weekend, Friday, March 2 and Saturday, March 3. All tickets already purchased will be honored on the respective Friday and Saturday of the new weekend. After […]

Entertainment Line-Up Announced for #MiWBF

This year’s line-up of musical acts during the 13th Annual Michigan Winter Beer Festival at Fifth Third Ballpark include: FRIDAY 5-6pm – The Sailor Kicks 6:30pm – Welcome, MiBeer Fight Song & Firkin Tapping 7:30-pm – Jesse Ray and the Carolina Catfish DJ Snax fills the gaps… SATURDAY 1-3pm – Slumlord Radio 3pm – Welcome, MiBeer […]

2018 Michigan Winter Beer Festival Beer List

This year’s Michigan Winter Beer Festival (March 2-3) is going to be the LARGEST to date, in terms of both number of breweries (142) and total beers poured (1006+). Below is the detailed list (subject to change). There are tickets available for sale online here: http://www.mibeer.com/winter-festival. A reminder Enthusiast Members are allowed entry 1 hour prior […]

Michigan Peanut Butter Beers Deliver Unique Sweet & Nutty Flavors

Did you know that peanut butter made by the Aztecs and Incas around 1000 BC was more of a paste and not nearly as creamy as the peanut butter we know today? Among those who helped modify this food over its more recent history was Dr. John Harvey Kellogg (founder of Kellogg’s in Battle Creek). […]

Celebrate National Cookie Day with #MiBeer

In honor of #NationalCookieDay we offer up these cookie-inspired #MiBeer options for you! Nutter Your Business (Peanut Butter Stout) from Grand Armory Brewing Company in Grand Haven tastes like your favorite proprietary cookie. Oatmeal Raisin Cookie from Beards Brewery is available in draft only at the Petoskey pub. This Amber ale brewed with all of […]

Over 900 Michigan Craft Beers To Flow at #DFBF17

Nearly 120 Michigan Brewers Guild members will collectively be offering over 900 different craft brews at the 9th Annual Detroit Fall Beer Festival coming up Friday, October 27 and Saturday, October 28 at historic Eastern Market in downtown Detroit. 127 Brewing Wheres My Kilt Slice Of Heaven Top Down IPA Apricot Pale Pothole Porter Oktoberfest […]

Something’s Brewing with Coffee & Craft Beer

Today — Friday, September 29 — is #NationalCoffeeDay! The perfect time to celebrate the blending of roasted coffee into craft beer for a decadent, dark and flavorful brew! These Michigan breweries are serving up something special featuring two of our favorite beverages: 5 Lakes Brewing, Door—HIPPY SPEEDBALL (ABV: 3.7% | IBU: 20). This Brown Ale […]

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