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Burgeoning Craft Beer Industry Creates Niche Market For Limited Release Beers
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New Holland Brewing Co. Opening ‘The Knickerbocker’ Brewery Downtown This Thursday

Yet another iconic West Michigan brewery is building a location in Downtown Grand Rapids.  New Holland Brewing Co. is opening The Knickerbocker downtown this Thursday, September 15th...

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Grand Rapids Ranked The #1 Beer Scene In The Country By USA Today [Video]

All Hail Grand Rapids!  For we are the best at beer!  Grand Rapids tops yet another list of cities in the beer department.  USA Today ranks GR as the #1 beer scene in the country...

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Michigan Cherry and Hops Farmers in Spotlight on ABC News [Video]

Michigan is home to a lot of delicious cherries and a lot of delicious beer. In fact, they are so good, sometimes we like to combine them.

ABC News took time to highlight Michigan cherries and hops and the hard-working farmers who produce them.

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Looking for a Good Job With a Great Salary? How About Beer Taster?

Are you stuck in a dead-end job? Not making enough money? Frustrated? All good questions, but there is one more. Do you like Beer?

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Grand Rapids On Tap Video Highlights [Video]

Grand Rapids On Tap was a huge success, and a lot of fun on Saturday, July 16th! Hundreds of beers, lots of great food, live music, fun games, and most importantly, all of you, our friends! Thanks for coming to drink beer with us, and look for yourself in our video.

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Brewery Vivant to get 20 Percent of Energy From Solar Panels

Brewery Vivant has installed 192 solar panels on top of their production brewery and adjoining pub. The brewery expects to be able to produce 20 percent of their energy from the panels.

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Beer is Coming!

Drop everything because Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Beer is here! Well not until this fall but it's what you'll want to put at the top of your grocery list...

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Saugatuck Brewing Pokes Fun at Budweiser by Announcing Their Own ‘Murica’ Beer

Following the announcement that Budweiser is changing its name to "America" this summer, a West Michigan brewery has an announcement of its own.

Saugatuck Brewing Company shared via Facebook the company's new name and packaging: " 'Murica. Celebrating our freedom to taste."

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Stop Aging Your Founders KBS, Drink it Now

DraftMag spoke with Founders Brewing Co. brewmaster Jeremy Kosmicki about the best time to drink Kentucky Breakfast Stout.

The answer will make you thirsty.

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Popularity Of Craft Beers Continues To Grow
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Eastern Michigan University Offering Degree in Fermentation Science

Eastern Michigan University has created a four-year program in fermentation science. The program uses chemistry and biology to teach students about the production and fermentation of beer, cider, food, fuel and pharmaceutical products.

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Short’s Brewing Company Announces First Canned Beers

Short’s Brewing Company in Elk Rapids, Michigan has announced plans to package beer and Starcut Ciders in cans.

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Perrin’s Grapefruit IPA and Veterans Pale Ale Now in Cans

Perrin Brewing Company's new canning line is up and running.

Perrin's Grapefruit IPA and Veterans Pale Ale (VPA) are now both available to be purchased in cans at Perrin's taproom in Comstock Park.

Perrin is planning local distribution and the canning of three more beers later this year.

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