In mid-June, the City of Milwaukee opened the application process for businesses to expand seating to sidewalks and parklets to accommodate customers during the pandemic. Among the applicants have been a few local craft breweries aiming to boost their taproom sales during a challenging time.
Known for making high-quality lagers, pilsners, hefeweizens and other German, Czech and Belgian beer styles, Chicago's Dovetail Brewery is sought after among Milwaukee beer fans. Maybe you'll get some today.
After some intense work, Mike Doble's second location of The Explorium is about to open in the Pritzlaff Building at 143 W. St. Paul Ave. We went inside to see how it's coming along.
Sprecher's ParkLife Honey Lager is the first in a planned Inspired by Parks series that is part of a larger parks funding initiative called Love Your Parks, which you can read about here.
If you're like me, the race to the top of the IBU and ABV charts has you seeking brewers with a lighter touch without compromising taste. While we're stuck at home and the weather finally seems to be starting to cooperate, let's call them patio beers.
The sixth installment in the breweryï¿½TMs Small Tank Series, which launched just over a year ago, is here and itï¿½TMs a riff on the Rendezvous French biere de garde style.
Milwaukee Brewfest 2020 has been canceled. You knew it was coming, right?
Broken Bat Brewing is finally opening its taproom this week after a long delay fueled by the coronavirus outbreak. We got a peek inside to show you what you can expect when you see the new brewery and bar.
New Barons is teaming with its upstairs neighbors - Component Brewing, which occupies Enlightened's very first space on the second floor - to create a cooperative brewery set-up.
Much like the All Together IPA worldwide collaboration to help raise money for service industry workers during the coronavirus shutdown, a new Black is Beautiful stout is being made by brewers everywhere to benefit "local foundations that support police brutality reform and legal defenses for those who have been wronged."
MobCraft has provided yeast collected at the former Falk Brewery site to Madison's Working Draft Beer Company to create the first of two collaboration brews concocted by the Wisconsin breweries.
Suburban Milwaukee taprooms have started reopening - like The Fermentorium Barrel House in Wauwatosa and the patio at The Explorium Brewpub in Greendale - and the latest is Sheboygan's 3 Sheeps. Also, MobCraft's Sour Fest is moving online.
When we first met Faklandia Brewing's Nate Fakler and Ben Mantay, they were making beer on other brewers' systems, dreaming on a permanent home of their own. Now they have one and it's open ... at least for pizza.
For the first time in its three-year brewing history, New Barons Brewing Cooperative will have its own taproom and brewery. And its one they know intimately.
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When Wizard Works announced, a full year ago, that it would occupy the Third Ward brewery and taproom being vacated by Broken Bat, the beer scene in Brew City was mashing it up. Who could've guessed that by the time the brewery was ready to open, a global pandemic would stand in the way?