From LEED certified buildings, to fuel-efficient vehicles, car charging stations, electric forklifts and recycling, every day is Earth Day for Michigan’s beer and wine distributors. In fact, every year distributors in Michigan recycle hundreds of thousands of tons of cardboard, glass and aluminum.
Cameron's Brewing Company, an Ontario, Canada brewery with more than 20 years of craft beer street cred, recently revamped its lineup of beers available in Michigan, with the help of West Michigan's Henry A. Fox Sales. Earbuds in to learn more about how Michigan's beer distributors work hand-in-glove with brewers to help them grow and succeed.
The story of the Angel of Mackinac, a dry-hopped brown ale brewed by Clown Shoes and only available in Michigan. This beer, once known as the Brown Angel, was saved from extinction by the craft brand manager at Henry A Fox Sales in Grand Rapids.
Whether it's for Valentine's Day, a lazy Saturday with your significant other or a Friday night dinner party with friends, it's tough to top a nice bottle of wine with a good block of cheese or a bit of chocolate. However pairing the two together can be a bit intimidating. So we talked with Mike Nicols with Republic National Distributing Company to cover the basics of wine and cheese and wine and chocolate pairing, as well as dig into some specific recommendations.