Participating Breweries & Their Featured Flavors
at the 2015 Traverse City Summer Microbrew & Music Festival

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Please note, this list is subject to change. More may be added, some may be omitted.

At this summer’s festival, a curated selection of breweries – and their brewers or representatives – will be featured. Attendees will be able to try brews that they won’t be able to find elsewhere.

Also featured at the festival is the Rare Beer Tour. Tour your way through the Festival and stop at the following breweries where a specialty rare or sour brew will be tapped every 30 minutes or so. The tour will include a story for each rare brew straight from a brewer or brewery spokesperson! Rare brews are notated below in purple.


**More flavors to be announced as we receive them

Acoustic Draft Mead, Traverse City, MI

Anderson Valley Brewing Company, Boonville, CA
Wild Turkey Barrel Stout: 
Aged for three months in Wild Turkey® Bourbon barrels, this luxurious stout has a deep ebony hue and a beautiful mahogany head. The woody, vanilla-like notes imparted by the barrels mingle with aromas of fresh baked bread, toffee, and espresso and envelop the rich chocolate and roasted barley flavors with a fine bourbon character. 6.9% ABV (Rare Brew)
Barney Flats Oatmeal Stout: The deep ebony color, voluptuous mahogany head and bold, roasty flavors in our Barney Flats Oatmeal Stout are what serious beer drinkers expect from this style.  Aromas of freshly baked bread, espresso, and dried cherries meld seamlessly with rich toffee flavors and a creamy mouth feel to create an unparalleled drinking experience. 5.8% ABV
The Kimmie, The Yink, And The Holy Gose: With a bright, golden color and tight creamy head, the earthy wood undertones in our Gose develop into a light mineral aroma with a hint of lemon zest and tropical fruit. Before boiling, the wort is kettle soured with lactobacillus, imparting an initial refreshing tartness that gives way to a subtle fullness. 4.2% ABV

Arbor Brewing Company, Ypsilanti, MI
Buzzsaw American IPA: 
A big, bold hop-forward west coast style IPA. The malt character is subdued to showcase a blend of Simcoe, Summit, Citra, and Centennial Hops creating a lingering dry finish with notes of pine, grapefruit, and apricot. 7.5% ABV
Strawberry Blonde: Rich and flavorful medium bodied beer with a fresh, floral strawberry aroma. Citrus, spice, and fruit are blended seamlessly for a subtle yet distinct flavor that never turns too sweet. 7.7% ABV
Bliss Wheat: Classic aromas of banana, clove and floral citrus blossom. Fruity, spicy aromas show a rich yeasty character that follows through on a smooth, medium-bodied palate with a delicately spicy finish. 5.5% ABV
Khatta Kala: Barrel-aged sour stout. 6.8% ABV (Rare Brew)
Violin Monster: Brewed with Midnight Wheat, warming spices, and a hint of brown sugar, the Violin Monster is black as night. 9.5% ABV

Arcadia Ales, Battle Creek, MI
MI Berry Vice:  Raspberry/blueberry wheat beer. 6% ABV
Saison: Farmhouse ale. 7.2% ABV
Rapunzel: Wheat IPA with Michigan hops. 6% ABV
Cheap Date: Hoppy golden ale. 4.5% ABV
Barrel Aged Cereal Killer: Bourbon barrel aged barley wine.

Atwater Brewery, Detroit, MI
Corktown Rye PA: 
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character. 6.8% ABV (Rare Brew)
Dirty Blonde: Wheat/spiced ale, light straw color. 4.2% ABV
Vanilla Java Porter: English Porter/spiced ale, deep brown color. 4.5% ABV
Hop-A-Peel: Hop-A-Peel is a frontal assault on the American IPA style that features not only the classic American Cascade and Chinook hops, but two of the new “Super Cascade” varieties in both the kettle and in the dry hop. 7% ABV

Bee Well Meadery, Northern Michigan
Red Rocket Raspberry
Kings Hard Apple
Kings Cherry

Beggars Brewery, Traverse City, MI
Old Friends:
Pale ale. 5.0% ABV
You Can Call Me Ale:
IPA. 6.7% ABV
St. Hubbins: Session ale. 4.0% ABV
Black Rainbow:  Saison. 5.8% ABV (Rare Brew)
Double Trigger:
Stout. 6.6% ABV

Bell’s Brewery, Kalamazoo, MI
A wheat ale fermented with Bell’s signature house ale yeast, mixing a spicy hop character with mildly fruity aromas. The addition of wheat malt lends a smooth mouthfeel, making it a classic summer beer. 5.8% ABV
Two Hearted Ale: A significant malt body balances this hop presence; together with the signature fruity aromas of Bell’s house yeast, this leads to a remarkably drinkable American-style India Pale Ale. 7.0% ABV
Amber Ale: Amber Ale deftly balances a mixture of toasted grain & light caramel notes with a range of floral, citrus and herbal hop notes, capped by a clean bitterness. 5.8% ABV
Oarsman Ale: The grain bill includes a healthy portion of wheat, while citrusy hops lend bright notes to the aroma. 4.0% ABV
Quinannan Falls Special Lager: Quinannan Falls possesses the crisp, dry bitterness you’d expect from a German pilsner, but the use of highly aromatic hops from the Pacific Northwest in both the kettle & dry-hop evokes the fragrant pine forests that inspired this beer. 6.5% ABV
TC Barrel Aged Porter: Hints of dark chocolate and freshly roasted coffee provide the focus, while hops remain in the background. Not as full-bodied as a stout, Porter bridges the gap between malty brown ales and our more heavily roasted stouts. 5.6% ABV (Rare Brew)
Boiling Pot Ale: Pungent, orange zest, apricot, creamy oatmeal session ale. 4.3% ABV
Kalamazoo Stout: Offering a blend of dark chocolate and coffee flavors with just a hint of brewer’s licorice. One of our oldest recipes, it balances a significant hop presence against the roast malt body. 6.0% ABV
SparkleberryA blend of Sparkling Ale and Raspberry Ale. 7.8% ABV (Rare Brew)

Black Star Farms, Suttons Bay, MI
Hard Apple Cider

Blake’s Hard Cider Company, Armada, MI
El Chavo: 
We like spicing things up. That’s why we created this sweet, heated blend of habanero pepper, mango, and our famous Blake’s apples. 6.5% ABV
Wakefire: Experience Wakefire, a comforting blend of Michigan-grown cherries, orange peel, and our famous Blake’s apples. 6.5% ABV
Catawampus: One sip of Catawampus you’ll taste the dry hopped goodness. The second sip you’ll savor the delicate citrus notes. A third sip you’ll wonder why you’ve been sipping. 6.5% ABV
Apple Lantern

Boatyard Brewing Company, Kalamazoo, MI
EZ Ale:
American wheat ale. 5.6% ABV
Lost Peninsula IPA:
British IPA. 5.9% ABV

Bravo Zulu Brewing, Williamsburg, MI

Breckenridge Brewery, Denver, CO
Avalanche Amber Ale:
Caramel maltiness with slight hop character. 4.4% ABV
Summer Bright Wheat Ale:
A refeshing golden ale with a hint of natural citrus. 4.5% ABV

Brewery Ferment, Traverse City, MI

Brewery Ommegang, Cooperstown, NY
Three Philosophers: 
Three Philosophers is a unique blend of a Belgian-style dark ale and Liefmans Kriek, an authentic cherry ale from Belgium. Cherry chestnut in color, it’s opaque but not cloudy with full carbonation topped by a smooth, tan head. 9.7% ABV
Hennepin: A moderately hoppy, farmhouse-style ale with a champagne-like effervescence, Hennepin has a crisp start followed by malt sweetness balanced with a firm bitterness. 7.7% ABV

Brewery Terra Firma, Traverse City, MI
Batch 500 IPA: A substantial malt body supports copious amounts of whole cone hops including local Cascade hops from Empire Hops Farm. The result is a balanced IPA with plenty of hop character without being overpowering. 7.2% ABV
Chocolate Orange Oatmeal Stout: Subtle orange flavor grounded by a substantial chocolate base with a hint of roast malt in the finish. A complex malt and hop bill provide depth and complexity without too much heaviness. 6.3% ABV (Rare Brew)
Little Italy Honey Basil Ale: Bright, crisp and refreshing, Little Italy offers up an enticing herbal/floral  aroma and early basil flavors before  giving way to a light, clean finish with  just a touch of honey. It is produced with whole leaf sweet basil, oats, malt and local honey. 5.2% ABV
Manitou Island Hopper Ale: A robust,malty, amber body is offset by forward citrus and pine notes, culminating in a dry, clean finish with a slight lingering bitterness. 5.7% ABV
Manitou Amber Ale: Unfiltered American Amber Ale. Manitou has a rich, soft malt body, beautiful deep amber color and finishes with a bouquet of whole cone hops. 5.3% ABV
Open Space Session IPA: Light on body and alcohol content, yet full of flavor and character, bracing hop bitterness balances with light malty tones to create a quenching, satisfying and very session-able IPA. Wonderfully balanced citrus and pine hop flavor, in no short supply, will keep you happy. 4.5% ABV
Alice Unfettered IPA: A wonderful floral nose precedes pine and citrus flavors and a bracing hop bitterness, all of which is wrapped up in a complex malt bill that both cushions and enhances the hops. 6.5% ABV
Karma Palace: Aromatic, easy going and satisfying, Karma Palace was created to fill a void in the IPA market – that of an easy-drinking, full-flavored IPA that focuses on depth and complexity instead of overwhelming hop presence. 5.7% ABV
Gladstone APA: Unfiltered American style Pale Ale. Gladstone’s unique character allows the hops to provide a spicy, satisfying palate cleansing finish, while still allowing the underlying malts to provide the foundation. 5.9% ABV

Brewery Vivant, Grand Rapids, MI
Red wine barrel-aged sour (Rare Brew)
Tropical Saison: 
French Saison, A saison brewed with real pineapple and mango juice. Not cloyingly sweet, with a light spiciness to it, this is a delightfully complex saison. 6.5% ABV
Tree Bucket: Belgian candy sugar and the Ardennes yeast strain lend sweetness to this very, very hoppy beer. Tropical fruit-forward Citra hops, among others, give balance to the sweet profile and high ABV. 9.3% ABV
BA Triomphe: Our classic Belgian Inspired IPA aged in a bourbon barrel. Then we dry-hopped it with Palisades hops which will lend a nice orange-like aroma on top of the vanilla & charred oak. 6.5% ABV

Cameron’s Brewing Company, Oakville, ON, Canada
The Obsidian Imperial Porter:
Aged for 7 months in caribbean rum barrels. 9.2% ABV
Rye Pale Ale:
Unfiltered, rate beer 100 points. 6.6% ABV
The Deviator Dopplebock:
Bourbon barrel aged. 8.6% ABV

Cheboygan Brewing Company, Cheboygan, MI
Blood Orange Honey:
5.7% ABV
6.0% ABV
Lighthouse Amber:
5.25% ABV
IPA #11:
5.7% ABV

Cranker’s Brewery, Big Rapids, MI
Bulldog Red Ale: 
Featuring rich, complex caramel aromas with a touch of dark sugar, there is just enough hop character to balance this easy drinker. 5.1% ABV
Professor IPA: The Professor is golden and sports a large frothy white head. Hops leap out of the glass, citrus, apricot, and herbal notes define this brew. 6.6% ABV

Crazy Mountain Brewing Company, Edwards, CO
Lava Lake Wit: 
This Ale is our take on a classic Belgian Wit Beer. To make this beer unique, we add un-malted wheat, rolled oats, two varieties of classic European hops, chamomile, curacao orange peel, coriander, grains of paradise, and a rare yeast strain from the Old Country. 5.2% ABV
Mountain Livin’ Pale Ale: The hop forward character of this beer is represented not in its bittering qualities, but in the unique, fruit forward flavor of two new and somewhat experimental American hop varieties. 6.0% ABV

Crows Hard Cider, Northport, MI
Crows Chai Hard Cider:
7 herbs and spices. 7% ABV
Crows Peach Hard Cider:
Peach infused cider. 7% ABV
Cider aged 2 years in rye whiskey barrels. 15% ABV

Dark Horse Brewing Company, Marshall, MI
Crooked Tree IPA: 
Crooked Tree is heavily dry hopped to give it a big aroma of pine and citrus. The flavors are big, yet very balanced between fresh hops and malt. Often described as “grapefruit,” our hops give this beer an excellent citrus flavor that finishes dry, crisp, and clean. 6.5% ABV
Raspberry Ale: This beer is a light bodied, easy drinking ale.  We use real raspberries late in fermentation, giving this beer a mild fruit flavor while keeping a very balanced malt profile. 5% ABV
Sapient Trip Ale: We brew this tripel with a Trappist yeast strain to hold true to the traditional style. The flavors are incredibly complex with notes of mild fruit that finish with just a bit of clove..You will find it finishes very smooth and dry on the palette. 9.5% ABV
Scary Jesus Rock Star: Aromas of chamomile touch your nose as they lead into the soft body and mouthfeel of this liquid symphony. Just as your mind is clear and your sins are washed away, a tasty riff of sweet and earthy fresh apricots hit your palate and rock your tastebuds finishing dry and hoppy. 6.5% ABV

Destihl Brewery, Normal, IL
Here Gose Nothin’: 
Lemon, lime and other citrus-like qualities are present in aroma and on the palate, which is balanced by the spicy character of added coriander and a mineral-mouthfeel from added sea salt. 5.0% ABV
Vertex: We may not have mountains in the midwest, but this back-hopped, copper-colored India Pale Ale reaches the Vertex of fruity-citrusy hop flavors & aroma while also striking a reliably solid, midwest balance caramel maltiness and hop bitterness. 6.3% ABV

Elk Brewing, Grand Rapids, MI
Hibiscus Saison:
5.1% ABV
Cucumber Saison: 4.5% ABV
Rowster Coffee Porter: 7.2% ABV
WC IPA: 7.6% ABV
Scotch ALE: 8.4% ABV

Epic Brewing Company, Salt Lake City, UT
Brainless On Peaches: 
We took our double gold medal winning Brainless® Belgian, added peach puree and aged it in French Chardonnay casks. It develops nicely as it warms displaying more fruit and wine.
Escape To Colorado IPA: We decided to brew this special hop-forward ale with Mosaic hos, forever commemorating our own “Escape” to the east side of the Rockies. We hope you enjoy our hoppy twist on the taste of freedom.

Filling Station Microbrewery, Traverse City, MI

Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery, Barrie, Ontario, CAN
Smashbomb Atomic:
IPA, citra-hopped. 6% ABV
The Netherworld Cascadian Dark Ale:
6% ABV
Genius of Suburbia:
India-style session ale. 3.8% ABV
The Manifesto:
Triple chocolate milk stout. 10% ABV
The Matador:
Imperial dark rye ale aged on spanish cedar. 10.1% ABV
Super Collider 2.0:
Double IPA. 10.4% ABV

Founders Brewing Company, Grand Rapids, MI
All Day IPA: 
The beer you’ve been waiting for. Keeps your taste satisfied while keeping your senses sharp. An all-day IPA naturally brewed with a complex array of malts, grains and hops. Balanced for optimal aromatics and a clean finish. The perfect reward for an honest day’s work and the ultimate companion to celebrate life’s simple pleasures. 4.7% ABV
Rubaeus: Not another boring summer wheat beer or lemonade shandy — Rübæus is Founders’ way to celebrate the season’s warmest months. Optimizing the flavor of fresh raspberries added at multiple stages during fermentation, this stunning berry red masterpiece is the perfect balance of sweet and tart. 5.7% ABV
Red’s Rye IPA: Serious hop bitterness, along with an unyielding grapefruit bouquet from the Amarillo dry hop, balances the malty richness of four varietries of imported Belgian caramel malts. Pours a spectacular crimson with a creamy tan head. A generous addition of rye malt accentuates a spicy, crisp finish. 6.6% ABV
Devil Dancer: When you dance with the Devil, the Devil don’t change. You do. Massive in complexity, the huge malt character balances the insane amount of alphas used to create it. 12% ABV
Dirty Bastard: Dark Ruby In color and brewed with seven varieties of imported malts. Complex in Finish, with hints of smoke and peat, paired with a malty richness and a right hook of hop power. 8.5% ABV
Centennial IPA: Get ready to bask in the glory of the frothy head’s floral bouquet. Relish the citrus accents from the abundance of dry hopping. This one’s sweet yet balanced. Malty Undertones shake hands with the hop character for a finish that never turns too bitter. 7.2% ABV
Curmudgeon Old Ale: This classic seafaring ports, local pubs, and weathered old fishermen. This old ale is brewed with molasses and an insane focus on the malt bill, then oak-aged. The result is a strong, rich, malty delight that’s deceptively smooth and drinkable. 9.8% ABV
Big Lushious: This deep, rich stout is packed with flavor: roasted malts, all-natural dark chocolate, a subtle suggestion of burnt coffee grounds and a kiss of tart raspberries. It’s big but balanced. 7.8% ABV
CBS (Canadian Breakfast Stout): An Imperial Stout brewed with Chocolate and Coffee Aged in Maple Syrup Bourbon Barrels for a year. 10.6% ABV (Rare Brew)
Blushing Monk: A Belgian Raspberry Ale. Brewed with Real Raspberries and Fermented with a Belgian Yeast strain. 9.2% ABV (Rare Brew)

Forty-Five North Vineyard & Winery, Lake Leelanau, MI
Citra Cider

Gonzo’s BiggDogg Brewing, Kalamazoo, MI
Vanilla Porter: 
A benchmark of balance, this chocolate porter boasts a hint of vanilla as well as an unforgettable velvety texture. 7.0% ABV
Magic Trick: Cloaked in a hazy glow, this nearly fluorescent Hefeweizen features a pleasant contrast between fruity, banana-like esters and keen spice nuances. 6.0% ABV

Great Lakes Brewing Company, Cleveland, OH

Griffin Claw Brewing Company, Birmingham, MI

Hideout Brewing Company, Grand Rapids, MI
Peanut Butter Chocolate Stout: 5.6% ABV
Blueberry Stout: 5.6% ABV
Smuggler’s Hazelnut Stout: 5.6% ABV
Triggerman IPA: 7.1% ABV
Gangster IPA: 7.1% ABV
Spicy Red Pepper Ale: 5.5% ABV
Executioner’s Scotch Ale: 8.1% ABV
Coconut Almond Brown: 7% ABV

Hop Lot Brewing Company, Suttons Bay, MI
Rough Sawn:
Amber ale. 6.0% ABV
The Norseman:
DIPA. 8.2% ABV
Trail Ryeder:
Rye Pale Ale. 6.2% ABV
Red Over Red:
Red IPA. 7.5%

Hudsonville Pike 51 Brewing Company, Hudsonville, MI
Kush IPA: 
American IPA. 6.2% ABV
Pants Cream Ale: 
Cream ale. 5.9% ABV
Satisfied Mind: 
Double IPA. 9.8% ABV
Jolly Stave: 
Sour red. 5.6% ABV (Rare Brew)

Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales, Dexter, MI
La Parcela: Sour pumpkin ale. 5.9% ABV
Fuego del Otono:
Fall sour saison. 6.1% ABV
Noel de Calabaza:
Christmas in July…err, August sour ale. 9% ABV
Bam Biere:
Sour farmhouse ale. 4.5% ABV
: Special release sour amber ale. 7.4% ABV (Rare Brew)

Lagunitas Brewing Company, Lagunitas, CA
Lagunitas IPA:
6.2% ABV
6% ABV
4.65% ABV
Little Sumpin’ Extra:
8.5% ABV
HotSide Sour-Mashed Daytime
Wilco Tango Foxtrot: 
An imperial brown ale that is rich, smooth, dangerous, and chocolately. 7.83% ABV (Rare Brew)

Latitude 42 Brewing Company, Portage, MI

Left Foot Charley Urban Winery, Traverse City, MI
Cinnamon Girl Hard Cider:
5.9% ABV

Left Hand Brewing Company, Longmont, CO
Oktoberfest Marzen Lager: 
Biscuity, malty goodness dominates upfront while the noble pedigree hops lend a properly spicy, dry finish. 6.6% ABV
(Rare Brew)
Milk Stout Nitro: Milk Stout Nitro cascades beautifully, building a tight, thick head like hard whipped cream. The aroma is of brown sugar and vanilla cream, with hints of roasted coffee. 6.0% ABV
Introvert Session IPA: Hop aromas of tropical papaya and kiwi with woodsy pine, balanced by honey malt and a clean bitter finish. 4.8% ABV

Lucky Girl Brewing Company, Grand Junction, MI
Pineapple IPA: 
Lucky Girl Pineapple IPA delivers a delicious dark, golden brew. Proper bitterness complimented with just the right amount of pineapple notes and aromas of honey. 6.0% ABV
Lemon Shandy: Lucky Girl Lemon Shandy brings a harmonious blend of quality beer and lemon brewed in the traditional, dry English style. 4.7% ABV

Merchant Du Vin, Importers, Seattle, WA
Ayinger Oktoberfest – Marzen:
Rich golden color, slightly sweet, malty nose. 5.8% ABV
Ayinger Celebrator Dopplebock:
Notes of toffee, caramel, elegant dark-malt roastiness. 7.2% ABV
Ayinger Brau-Weisse:
Hefeweizen wheat beer. 5.1% ABV
Lindemans Framboise:
Raspberry Lambic. 3% ABV
Lindemans Peche:
Peach Lambic. 3% ABV
Lindemans Faro:
Candied sugar added. 4.2% ABV

Mountain Town Brewing Company, Mt. Pleasant, MI
Peach Gruit:
An ancient recipe brewed with no hops, 3 herbs and a small amount of peach juice. 5.8% ABV
Hoptimal: A unique and citrusy I.P.A. with flavors of grapefruit and pine with a touch of honey to finish. 7.5% ABV
Train Wreck: An amber ale brewed with honey and maple syrup to add body and a smooth finish. 8% ABV
Wit Dream: A Belgian style wheat beer brewed with orange peel, corriander and chamomile. 5.6% ABV

New Belgium Brewing Company, Fort Collins, CO
Fat Tire: 
Amber ale, balanced hoppy bitterness and malty sweetness form this classic amber ale. 5.2% ABV
Pumpkin ale brewed with nutmeg, cinnamon and cranberries. 6% ABV
Slow Ride: Easy drinking, citrusy hoppy IPA. Geared for sessioning, Slow Ride is cushioned with tropical aromas and fruit-forward hops. 4.5% ABV
Rampant: 6 hop varietals and a light caramel malt bill form this bold example of a double IPA. 8.5% ABV
La Folie: Tart and sweet, this is our interpretation of the classic Belgian dark sour ales. 6.0% ABV
Hop Kitchen Oatmeal IPA: This honey-hued Oatmeal IPA flips the script on wickedly bitter beers with additions of silky-smooth oats, creating a creamy swallow to buoy a full crescendo of brilliant pine, grass and guava. 6.0% ABV
Long Table: Big peppery phenol and candy-like pineapple and banana fruity ester aroma. Underlying citrus and herbal character with slight mineral and bread dough notes. 6.2% ABV
Love Apple Felix: (Rare Brew)
Eric’s Ale: A very drinkable sour beer hybrid with subtle peach tones and a warm, spicy finish. The aroma has pleasant hints of vanilla and tropical fruit, the wood characteristics are present but nicely muted. 7.0% ABV (Rare Brew)
Ranger: This clear amber INDIA PALE ALE beauty bursts at the starting gate with an abundance of hops: Cascade (citrus), Chinook (floral/citrus), and Simcoe (fruity) lead off the beer, with Cascade added again for an intense dry hop flavor. 6.5% ABV

New Holland Brewing, Holland, MI
White Hatter: 
Belgium White Pale Ale brewed with coriander and orange peel. 5.8% ABV
Incorrigible Reserve: White sour ale with Michigan berries added. 4.0% ABV (Rare Brew)
Imperial Hatter: Imperial IPA With MI Hops from Empire Orchards. 10.0% ABV
Dragon’s Milk: Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout. Rich malts, vanilla and chocolate all dancing in an oak bath. 11.0% ABV
Mad Hatter: Citrus and pleasant bitterness excite your palate before welcoming a balancing finish. 7.0% ABV
Ichabod: Ichabod combines malted barley and real pumpkin with cinnamon and nutmeg in a delicious and inviting brew. 4.5%
Black Tulip: Mysterious, alluring and seductive, yet tantalizingly elusive 8.8%

Nickel Brook Brewing Company, Burlington, ON, Canada
Bolshevik Bastard Russian Imperial Stout:
9% ABV
Headstock IPA:
Rate beer 93 points. 7% ABV
Naughty Neighbor APA:
Rate beer 92 points. 9.5% ABV

North Coast Brewing Company, Fort Bragg, CA
PranQster follows in this tradition using a mixed culture of antique yeast strains that produce a floral nose, a full fruity flavor, and a clean finish. 7.6% ABV
Brother Thelonious: This beer is rich and robust. 9.4% ABV

North Peak Brewing Company, Traverse City, MI
Diabolical: IPA. 6.66% ABV
Amber ale. 5% ABV
Cherry wheat. 5% ABV
Ballyhoo: Hefeweizen:
5% ABV
Bourbon Barrel Aged Nomad:
Dry hard cider. 6% ABV (Rare Brew)

Northern Natural Cider House & Winery, Traverse City, MI
Traditional Hard Cider:
Dry, crisp clean apple flavor, charmingly effervescent. 6.5% ABV
Northern Star Hard Cider:
Semi-sweet, juicy baked apple notes using beer-maker’s method. 6.5% ABV
Peach Hard Cider:
Semi-dry, expresses fragrant peach aromas, light body, honey, ripe peach. 6.5% ABV

Odd Side Ales, Grand Haven, MI
Lime and mint ale. 5% ABV
Bandito: Lime and habanero ale. 5% ABV
Bean Flicker: Coffee blonde. 4.5% ABV
Citra Pale: Pale ale. 5.75% ABV

Oskar Blues Brewery, Longmont, CO
Nip, Sip, Chub (AKA Holiday Chub): 
It’s a chubby porter made from the first ever 2-row malt from Riverbend Malt House with cocoa nibs from French Broad Chocolate Lounge and coffee from The Brown Bean Coffee Roasters. 8.0% ABV (Rare Brew)
Dale’s Pale Ale: This voluminously hopped mutha delivers a hoppy nose and assertive-but-balanced flavors of pale malts and citrusy floral hops from start to finish. 6.5% ABV
Pinner: With tropical fruits, citrus juices, pineapple, and spice berry up front in the aroma and flavor, the buscuit & toasted bread at the back balance out all the hops and make a great finish. 4.9% ABV

Petoskey Brewing, Petoskey, MI
Horny Monk Belgian Dubbel: A deep reddish, malty, and complex Belgian style ale. Six different types of malted barley, Belgian candied syrup and Belgian yeast are combined to produce a very smooth, complex and slightly sweet ale. 6.9% ABV
Mind’s Eye PA  (I.P.A.): Burnt copper color and giant hop aroma come to the forefront in this traditional American IPA. Rich caramel malt and red wheat balance the dry bitter finish of this full-flavor craft brew. 6.7% ABV
Michigan Cherry Wheat: Refreshingly tart, distinctively cherry! Brewed in the classic Berliner Weisse style and utilizing Michigan’s Kings Orchards Montmorency tart cherry concentrate for a pure Michigan summer ale. 4.2% ABV
Brain Freeze Waffle Cone Raspberry Cream Ale: This unique ale has actual waffle cones added into the mash. Very slight hints of this ingredient can be picked up in the finished beer. More prevalent are the fruit notes from the addition of fresh raspberries added during fermentation. The low IBU makes this an easy drinking ale. 6.9% ABV
New Moon Summer Belgian Pale: A non-bitter, easy-drinking Belgian style pale ale. Lemongrass, sweet orange peel and chamomile are special additions to this brew giving it a subtle, yet unique flavor profile. 4.4% ABV
Petoskey Saison: A beer style that originated from beers brewed during the cooler and less active months in farmhouses in the French-speaking region of Belgium and then stored for drinking by the farm workers during the summer months. Our version of this beer utilizes traditional Saison ale yeast, lemon zest, ginger, and cardamom. 6.7% ABV
Gunter Glieben Glauten Globen (American Imperial Pilsner): Golden in color with a distinct Pilsner aroma, its initial intense hop bitterness is mellowed by an almost exclusive Pilsner Malt backbone. The  Sazz dry-hop adds to this beers unique profile. 8.3% ABV
Sunny Daze Hefeweizen: This traditional style German Wheat Beer is fermented utilizing German ale yeast and is dry-hopped with German Hallertau Hops. This clean-finishing ale has aromas of banana and clover.  In the tradition of Hefeweizen, this beer is unfined and unfiltered which gives it a natural cloudy appearance. 4.8% ABV
Unwound Session I.P.A.: Time to get unwound? This session I.P.A. utilizes Centennial bittering hops and Columbus dry hops. It’s lower in alcohol then your typical I.P.A., so have a few! 5.2% ABV
Dark Knight Black I.P.A.: An amalgamation of styles. Chocolate malt and roasted wheat provide dark color and malty complexity. Summit hops impart the fresh aroma and dry bitterness. 5.5% ABV
Bourbon Horny Monk: Our popular Horny Monk that has been aged in Bourbon Barrels for 9 months. Still very smooth, slightly sour and sweet. Bourbon and oak come to the forefront in this brew. 7.5% ABV
StinkFist Triple I.P.A.: If you’re a fan of hopped-up craft beers, this is the I.P.A. for you. This is a very limited edition, small-batch, high gravity, high bitterness brew that is sure to redefine your idea of an Imperial I.P.A.! We utilized three types of bittering hops and a 100% Columbus dry-hop to provide the in-your-face aroma. 10.5% ABV
Brad’s Hard Root Beer: Don’t let the flavor fool you, this is not your traditional root beer. Fired brewed and fermented here at the     brewery, this hard root beer has traditional aromas and flavors yet packs a punch. 7.0% ABV

Rochester Mills Beer Company, Rochester, MI
Oktoberfest: A malty, German-style Lager with low to moderate hop bitterness featuring a medium body and brilliant orange-ish amber color. 6.2% ABV
Cornerstone: An unfiltered amber-colored Ale packed with hop bitterness, flavor and aroma. Dry hopped with Centennial hops for lots of flavor and a citrusy aromatic finish. 6.0% ABV
Milkshake Stout: The combination of four different malts, along with a low hop level creates a deep dark beer featuring rich, sweet roasted flavors. The addition of lactose (milk sugar) adds complexity, body, and a residual sweetness lending a smooth creamy texture to this full-flavored brew. 5.0% ABV
Blueberry Pancake Milkshake Stout: This stout is brewed with lactose (milk sugar) to impart a fuller body and sweeter palate. Flavored with blueberry for the 3rd day of 12 Days of Milkshake Stout. 5.5% ABV
Tongue Tied Cherry Saison: A traditional Belgian-style saison ale brewed with over a thousand pounds of both tart and sweet Michigan cherries. An unfiltered, slightly creamy ale with a pale reddish amber color and nice luscious white head. 6.2% ABV

Rockford Brewing Company, Rockford, MI
A classic Belgian-style ale originally popularized by the Trappist monastery at Westmalle. Pleasant, soft malt base with flavors of orange blossom, vanilla and hints of clove. Full-bodied with alcohol warmth and a dry finish. 10.0% ABV (Rare Brew)
Rogue River Brown: A well balanced, malt forward nutty brown ale! Munich, biscuit, chocolate and caramel malts are used to create a warm complexity. The complex malt profile finishes slightly dry and mellow. 6.5% ABV
Paradigm: Expect an underlying sweet, malty base with hints of cotton candy and toasted marshmallow. Mango, orange and piney are just some of the unique signature characteristics of our locally chosen hop varietals. 6.0% ABV
Black Fin: Also known as a Cascadian Dark Ale, Black IPA’s are fairly new to arrive in the craft beer scene over the last few years. They are balanced between the flavors of Northwest hops, bitterness, caramel and roasted or chocolate malts. 5.8% ABV
Sheehan’s Irish Stout: This is a very smooth and creamy, yet dry, roasted stout. It has the delicate aroma of fresh chocolate and fresh barley. 5.3% ABV

Rogue Ales & Spirits, Newport, OR
Dead Guy Ale: 
In the style of a German Maibock, brewed using our proprietary Pacman yeast, Dead Guy Ale is deep honey in color with a malty aroma, rich hearty flavor and a well balanced finish. 6.5% ABV
Honey Kolsch: Situated just across from 40 acres of Rogue hops, 119 Colonies of bees were carefully kept and fed and the honey was uncapped, extracted, filtered and finally infused into a refreshing Honey Kolsch Ale. 5.0% ABV

Round Barn Winery, Distillery, and Brewery, Baroda, MI
Grape Expectations: 
Golden ale of brilliant clarity with a beautiful white frothy head. The ever popular Niagara Grape has a refreshing character which is perfectly accented by pink peppercorns. 6.1% ABV (Rare Brew)
Indecision: A copper colored ale with plenty of malt and hop character, this beer features a dark malt backbone that distinguishes it from anything else. 5.2% ABV

Saugatuck Brewing Company, Saugatuck, MI
Backyard Session IPA: A refreshing IPA, light-bodied with a hoppy burst of flavor. 4.5% ABV
Starburst Wheat: An explosion of tart, fruity flavors will erupt in your senses as you take your first sip of this perfectly balanced wheat beer. 5.1% ABV
Saison: A pale, refreshing highly attenuated, easy drinking Belgian Saison. 6.9% ABV
Neapolitan Milk Stout: A perfect blend of classic dry stout character with briliant flavors of Neapolitan Ice Cream. 6% ABV
Blueberry Maple Stout: A sweet stout with big maple flavor and aroma met with mild blueberry flavor and aroma, also notes of chocolate and coffee. 5.9% ABV (Rare Brew)

Schmohz Brewing Company, Grand Rapids, MI
Bonecrusher Stout:
Ale. 6.4% ABV
Treasure Chest ESB:
Less bitter than a pale ale. 5.3% ABV
John T. Pilsner:
Pure Czech pilsner. 5.9% ABV
Hopknocker Imperial IPA:
Imperial IPA. 10% ABV
Stumbling Monk Belgian Pale Ale:
4.5% ABV
Dark ale brewed for harvest festivals from dark wheat and pilsner malts. Lightly hopped and left sweet but never too sweet. Just in time for the fall colors. 5.2% ABV

Short’s Brewing Company, Elk Rapids, MI
Space Rock:
American pale ale. 5% ABV
Nicie Spicie:
Northern Michigan spiced wheat ale. 5% ABV
Twist of Cain:
Pitch black lager. 8.8% ABV
Berlinerweisse with strawberry and lime. 3.2% ABV
Starcut Ciders:
Oktorok, semi-dry, light bodied cider with pear-like aromas. 6.3% ABV
Amber colored german style gose brewed with apricot, orange peel, coriander and lemongrass. 8.8% ABV (Rare Brew)
Anniversary Ale: High gravity wheat wine made with blood oranges. 9.3% ABV (Rare Brew)
Strawberry Short’s Cake: Golden ale with strawberries and milk sugar. 5% ABV (Rare Brew)
English IPA aged in oak barrels.

Sietsema Orchards, Grand Rapids, MI

Southern Tier Brewing Company, Lakewood, NY
2x IPA: 
Feverishly Hoppy with a malty backbone and higher-than-standard alcohol content. Citrusy hops tease the senses with aromatics and lingering bitterness. 8.2% ABV
Right O Way IPA: Right-O-Way IPA is brewed as a Session India Pale Ale with citrusy hops and floral aromas. These flavors, with the addition of lightly kilned malts and moderate hop bitterness, make Right-O-Way a refreshing and easy drinking beer. 4.5% ABV

St. Ambrose Cellars, Beulah, MI
Wild Ass Ginger Draft Mead:
Lightly oaked draft Ginger Mead. 6.5% ABV
Evil Twin Cherry Ginger Draft Mead:
Draft mead made with local cherries with a smack of ginger. 6.5% ABV
John Lemon:
Draft mead made with organic lemon juice. 6.5% ABV
Draft mead made with local honey and raspberry. 6.5% ABV

Stone Brewing Company, Escondido, CA
Stone Go To IPA:
Session IPA. 4.5% ABV
Stone IPA:
West coast IPA. 6.9% ABV
Stone Ruination Double IPA 2.0:
Double IPA. 8.5% ABV
Stone Farking Wheaton W00tstout:
Bourbon barrel aged stout, Drew Curtis. Wil Wheaton, Greg Koch. 13.5% ABV (Rare Brew)

Stormcloud Brewing Company, Frankfort, MI
Rainmaker: Belgian Pale Ale. 6% ABV
Whiled Away: Belgian IPA. 6.5% ABV
The Beach Buddha: Belgian Imperial IPA. 8% ABV
Another Day, Another Apocalypse: Belgian Golden Strong. 9% ABV
Silver Lining Saison: A traditional Belgian Saison. 6% ABV
Starbelly Saison: A Saison brewed with orange, lemon, lime, and grapefruit zest. 6% ABV
Under A Cherry Sky: A Rye-Saison brewed with local cherries. 6% ABV
Blueberry Saison: A Saison brewed with local blueberries. 6% ABV
Every Wine Barrel Has A Silver Lining: Silver Lining Saison aged in a Chardonnay barrel. 6.5% ABV (Rare Brew)
Citrus & Gin: Starbelly Saison aged in a gin barrel. 6.5% ABV
Saison Noir: A dark Saison. 7% ABV
Red Wine Saison Noir: Saison Noir aged in a red wine barrel. 7.5% ABV
Wine For The Apocalypse: Another Day, Another Apocalypse aged in a Chardonnay barrel. 9.5% ABV

Superior Lakes, Harrison Township, MI
Hop Circle:
IPA styled mead. 6% ABV
Shandy style mead. 6% ABV
White Mead:
Traditional mead. 12% ABV
Pear Riesling:
Fruit mead. 13% ABV
Barrel Aged Mead:
Oaked traditional mead. 12% ABV

Tandem Ciders, Suttons Bay, MI

Tapistry Brewing, Bridgman, MI
Reactor IPA: 
Dry-hopped american IPA. 7.0% ABV
Mr. Orange: Belgian wit brewed with blood orange, rose hips, and chamomile. 5.7% ABV

The People’s Cider Co., Grand Rapids, MI
Bourbon Barrel Draft Cider

Uncle John’s Cider Mill, St. John’s, MI
Fresh, crisp and clean. Light sparkling body. 6.5% ABV
Apple Cherry: Perfect blend of tart and sweet. Finishes mellow with subtle hints of cherry blossom. 6.5% ABV
Apple Pear: Michigan Bartlet pears add a delicateness and buttery finish. 6.5% ABV
Blueberry Apple: A semi-sweet blush cider. Michigan blueberry juice mixed with fresh cider. 6.5% ABV

Vander Mill, Spring Lake, MI
Totally Roasted:
Cinnamon, vanilla, pecan hard apple cider. 6.9% ABV
Apple Raspberry:
Hard raspberry apple cider. 6.9% ABV

Victory Brewing Company, Downingtown, PA
Prima Pils:
German pilsner. 5.3% ABV
Golden Monkey:
Belgian Tripel. 9.5% ABV
Dirt Wolf:
Double IPA. 8.7% ABV

Weyerbacher Brewing Company, Easton, PA
Blithering Idiot: 
Blithering Idiot is brewed in the British tradition of balanced, hearty ales. It’s a deep-copper ale with notes of date and fig. The finish is warm and fruity, and begs for the next sip. 11.1% ABV (Rare Brew)
Last Chance IPA: Weyerbacher’s Last Chance IPA is a West Coast-style, full-flavored hop assault delightfully lacking in balance. We’ve added a combination of Centennial, Cascade, Simcoe and Columbus hops to produce pungent aromas of grapefruit, pine and citrus. 5.9% ABV
Merry Monks: Merry Monks is a Belgian-style Tripel. Pilsner malt combined with an Abbey yeast strain yields a remarkable and complex flavor packed with notes of spice, banana and pear. Nicely balanced, with a moderate to dry finish. 9.3% ABV

The Workshop Brewing Company, Traverse City, MI
20 Pound Sledge American IPA: Citra hops and organic pale malt play on your palate as grapefruit aromas tickle the nose. 7.1% ABV
Barrel Aged Pipe Wrench Belgian Tripel: Our Pipe Wrench Belgian Tripel barrel aged in Valentine distillery barrels. The complex flavors of the Tripel aged with all of the barrel characteristics makes this a real treat.

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