A behind the scenes look at Michigan's beer festivals and how four of the state's beer distributors keep tabs on hundreds and hundreds of kegs, while working with brewers throughout the state, to ensure everything goes off without a hitch.
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.