14 Places You Must Celebrate National Beer Day In Michigan

While everyday is a great day to drink a beer, National Beer Day is right around the corner.  Celebrate in style. Michigan is a mecca for craft beer. From our tantalizing tap filled restaurants to our bodacious breweries, the Mitten has craft beer steeze. You can throw a frisbee and hit a brewery or tap house […]

Cozy Up with these 10 Craft Beers this Winter

As a resident of Beer City, it’s nearly impossible to go out and justify drinking $3 national brand pints when, for a dollar more, I can enjoy a delicious craft beer and get a buzz at the same time. I tried out three new breweries and scoured the menus of several of my all-time favorites in search […]

Never Too Much Beer In Marquette

Ore Dock Brewing Company - #MittenTrip - Marquette - The Awesome Mitten

While I wouldn’t consider myself a craft brewery connoisseur, I certainly do enjoy a nice microbrew. As I researched restaurants and places to visit in Marquette for my #MittenTrip, Ore Dock Brewery and Blackrocks Brewery were two that kept popping up. After taking in the simultaneously massive and hauntingly eerie remains of the Lower Harbor […]

A #MittenTrip Guide To The City On The Bay: Marquette

#MittenTrip Marquette - The Awesome Mitten

I never considered myself a stranger to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. I’ve taken in the falls at Taqhuamenon Falls, hiked along the rocks at Pictured Rocks, and made designated pasty runs across the Mighty Mac to St. Ignace. However, Marquette was the one city in particular that I never had the opportunity to explore. When Awesome […]

Brew Tour: Windmill Pointe Brewing Company

Throughout the state of Michigan, you’ll come across two strong, energetic communities, no matter where you hang your head: bikers and craft beer. From way north, to Marquette, where mountain bikers congregate at Blackrocks Brewery because after any loop around the Noquemanon trail, you’re gonna reward yourself with a porch seat and a quality brew. […]