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DETOUR: Detroit, MI - Atwater Brewery

DETOUR: Detroit, MI - Atwater Brewery

DETROIT, MI

DETOUR No. 010: Tucked away in Detroit's historic Rivertown district, Atwater Brewery is one of the oldest breweries in a state with a rich brewing tradition, having opened its doors in 1997. With a renewed focus, Atwater has expanded its operations over the last decade, distributing across the country, & opened a couple more taprooms in Michigan–staying hungry for growth...

Talking 'lager' with Lake Brothers Beer Co.

Talking 'lager' with Lake Brothers Beer Co.

DETROIT, MI

A new beer brand, Lake Brothers Beer Co., aims to be the go-to lager for the Great Lakes region. Founder Sean Farrell is looking to fill a market niche many maybe didn't notice was missing. We sat down with him to find out whether they consider themselves 'craft,' and why you need a new beer that you can enjoy with your father–straight outta the Great Lakes.

Founder Chat: Stephen Roginson of Detroit's Batch Brewing

Founder Chat: Stephen Roginson of Detroit's Batch Brewing

DETROIT, MI

As we're all well aware by this point, Detroit has been colorfully painted as the decrepit, overgrown, fallen-from-grace wasteland. But just as trendy as it was to share ruin-porn photos of the Motor City in recent years, it's now just as hip to cover it's recent resurgence. Detroit is encountering a bit of a renaissance period. Full of reclaimed spaces, new infrastructure, renovation like you wouldn't believe and a distinctly bohemian spirit. Among these entrepreneurs looking to bring new life to the neighborhood is Stephen Roginson, founder and brewer at Batch Brewing Company in the city's oldest neighborhood, Corktown...