Tag Archives: Review – Brewery

Frankenmuth Brewery Review

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Your vote counts!Featured Contributor – John Fahrner @fahrn13 from Michigan Frankenmuth started making beers in 1862 and is Michigan’s oldest craft brewery.  Centralized in downtown Frankenmuth the brewery still stands as my home base for visiting the Bavarian village a couple times a year.   The trip is always worth it, Frankenmuth is an ideal spot to bring a family for an afternoon full of unique shops, bakeries, and craft boutiques to spend the day in before finding your way into the brewery for dinner and a…

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St Mel’s Brewery, the long return

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Your vote counts!Featured Contributor – Rob Nesbit   @ThisDrinkinLife  from Ireland St Mel’s Brewery, the long return St Mel’s Brewery, Longford Something is stirring in the centre of Ireland. A new and exciting brewery has opened, the first in the midlands region in about 150 years. St Mel’s Brewery, based in Longford Town, has decided to dip its toe into the ever increasing market in the country for craft brewing. St Mels brewery is a new venture started by Liam Hanlon and Eoin Tynan. Two local lads who…

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Beer Review: Two-For-One From Right Brain Brewery

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Your vote counts!Featured Contributor Katie  @PunkRockPoet84 The Confession: So, you may remember me stating in my last post that I don’t really like wheat beers. Well, there is one big exception to this: hopped wheat beers. In my defense, hops tend to make most things in life better. I finally had the chance to visit Right Brain Brewery the other day. Upon approaching the bar I was (probably way too) excited to see that one could order half pints! So today is a two-for-one review!…

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Griffin Claw Brewing Co. – Brewery Review

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Your vote counts! Griffin Claw Brewing Co., located in Birmingham Michigan The Michigan craft beer scene is ever expanding, it seems like every other day we hear about either a new brewery or new beer to peak our interest as a craft beer consumer.  Just recently Griffin Claw Brewing celebrated their 1 year anniversary as a brew pub and it’s not at all hard for me to say that they have earned a spot as one of my favorite brew pubs in the state. Located…

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Cheboygan Brewing Co. – Meet the Team 2 of 2

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Your vote counts!Cheboygan Brewing Co, located in Cheboygan Michigan Check This Out: Brewery Review: Cheboygan Brewing Co.  Part 1 of 2 You know what make’s a great team?  A common focus.  The Cheboygan brewing team has one common goal and that’s to make great beer.  They also work to make their customers feel welcome. So ……I had been doing that twitter thing with the brewery for weeks and was surprised at the personal touch they seemed to convey through a social media tool that can otherwise…

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Brewery Review: Wolverine State Brewing -> Ann Arbor, MI

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Your vote counts!Featured Contributor – Renee K from Ypsilanti, MI Brewery Review – Wolverine State Brewing -> Ann Arbor, MI Wolverine Brewery…comments and thoughts from Renee and BK (cupid)  We both agree that Wolverine is probably the best microbrew in the area.  Do you ever talk to someone that says something to the effect of… “I don’t like micro brewed beer, lets go somewhere I can get a Bud”.  Wolverine is a place where those picky drinkers who don’t really know about microbrews can go.  They…

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Brewery Review: Cheboygan Brewing Co. Part 1 of 2

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Your vote counts!Cheboygan Brewing Co, located in Cheboygan Michigan Check Out Part 2 of 2 Here: Cheboygan Brewing Co. – Meet the Team 2 of 2 Every year I travel with my family “Up North” to Cheboygan, MI.  I love Cheboygan, it’s the perfect place to unwind. In year’s past we would run to the local Walmart as soon as we arrived to load up on all the steaks, chips and dip we needed for the week. My wife’s goal was to avoid shopping, I wanted…

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Brewery Review: Atwater Brewery – Detroit

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Your vote counts! Featured contributor Patti  @TeacherPatti Brewery Review – Atwater Brewery – Detroit If you read anything about Detroit during that sad time known as “Prohibition”, you have probably heard street names like Riopelle, Jos Campau, and Atwater. These were some of the streets that bootleggers traveled on to get to the Detroit River, on which Canadian whiskey was being shipped in copious amounts. I happen to know that my great-grandma was a bootlegger, and I have to wonder if she was ever down at the…

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CJ’s Brewing Company Brew Pub Review

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Your vote counts!Featured Contributor – John Fahrner @fahrn13 from Michigan It’s always great to get out in the world and find new breweries that expand our horizons within the beer world, but sometimes it’s nice to have that one spot that just feels like home.  That place that when you feel undecided on where you want to go or what you want to do is always beckoning and never lets you down.  Luckily we live in a world where the craft beer options are ever expanding…

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Brew Pub Review: River’s Edge Brewing Co.

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Your vote counts!River’s Edge Brewing Co.; located in Milford, Michigan River’s Edge Brewing Co. has only had their doors open since the beginning of summer 2014; but this charming little brew pub has all the makings and all the characteristics of a microbrewery that will endure for the foreseeable future and earn the right to be called one of Michigan’s gems in a healthy craft beer market.  Located in the heart of Milford Michigan, Rivers Edge provides an excellent environment that is homely yet still has…

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