6 Michigan Breweries Taking Craft Beer To The Next Level

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Each of these Michigan Breweries brings something a little bit different to the table. However, the one characteristic they all share is their commitment to providing memorable experiences for their customers and community. These six interviews provide insight into how these breweries became so successful and how they manage to keep things fun and creative by hosting all-star events! The word “vivant” translates as …

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Right Brain Brewery: What It Means To “Keep Beer Curious”

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The team at Right Brain Brewery prides themselves on their high quality beers and welcoming atmosphere. From parties, to book signings, there’s never a dull moment at this brewery. After visiting Right Brain, it is crystal clear why this Traverse City brewery is not only the talk of the town, but also the recipient of so many amazing reviews and …

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11 Catchy Songs About Beer

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You never know when you might need some jams to rock out to while throwing back a cold one. Whether you’re hosting a big event or chilling out with a few friends, these songs are solid additions for your brew-themed playlists. Aside from this list, there’s a lot more songs out there that revolve around this wonderful beverage. Leave a …

5 Reasons To Attend Oktoberfest (And Why It’s So Successful)

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It’s finally here! Held annually in Munich, Bavaria, Germany, the 16-day folk festival known as Oktoberfest runs from mid or late September to the first weekend in October. At this moment, beer lovers partaking in the event are most likely donning their Lederhos’n and Dirndl to prepare for a full day of fun. Some might say the excitement of Oktoberfest is not worth the intense crowds …

14 Fun Facts About Beer

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You might think you know everything there is to know about beer. You probably do already have a good understanding of the important aspects of delicious drink – it tastes good and while under its influence, you become smarter and better looking. While these factors are essential in creating a memorable experience with your favorite brew, here are some facts about your favorite beverage that …

8 Must-Read Beer Blogs

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Blogging about beer may seem like all the fun in the world, until you attempt to describe the taste of a particular craft beer to a friend without also describing every other beer you’ve ever tasted. Although most people acquire a taste for beer, few acquire the skills necessary to effectively communicate the pros, cons, likes, dislikes, and intricacies of …

10 Beer-Flavored Recipes To Spice Up Your Event

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Add an interesting twist to your next beer event by trying out some of these fun and unique recipes. From appetizers to desserts, this list is sure to showcase your creativity and thrill your guests! There’s something for everybody here. Junk food lovers can reference #2 and #7. If you’ve got a sweet tooth, #4 and #5 are sure to satisfy …

9 Health Benefits of Drinking Beer

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Have you ever invited someone to your beer event and received a response similar to, “I wish I could come, but I’m trying to get rid of this beer belly.” Well, get a pen and paper to takes notes to arm yourself with these facts for your next knowledgable response. Of course drinking 10+ beers every night for a year will …

Creating Smooth Beer Events: 4 Tips From a Pro Craft Beer Coordinator

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When taking on the challenging task of planning and putting together a big beer event, take some advice from Andy Sparhawk, an expert Craft Beer Program Coordinator at Brewer’s Association. He offers tips that will help you and your planning team deal with the less glamorous tasks associated with organizing beer events to ensure safety and fun for all attendees. When working with your venue and the surrounding …

The Perfect Pair – Brews & Foods Meant For Each Other

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In the midst of American Craft Beer Week, it seems appropriate that the focus of all barley-related consumption be shifted to enhancing guests’ experience with your craft beer at your next event. When considering the infinite ways this can be achieved, we asked ourselves what brew fans love almost as much as well-poured pints. The answer: food. Pairing the perfect edible …