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.
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.
With craft brewers around the country being forced to dump beer, the effort to enact - in the words of Whistlepig Whiskey - a "great beer rescue" is underway both locally and beyond. Indeed is doing its part with its Guest Brewers program, spreading the word about Milwaukee brewing colleagues.
We asked a number of local brewers how they're being affected by the Safer at Home order and how they see things shaking out once we've moved ahead. Their replies were thoughtful and interesting. Here's what they had to say.
Love burgers? Adore beer? Want to enjoy both in support of a great cause? That's exactly what you can do during Merriment Social's "Merriment Madness" Burger Competition, which takes place March 17 through the end of April.
Even if you'd never visited one of Enlightened Brewing's previous spaces - not far from its current home at 2020 S. Allis St. in Bay View - you'd be right to think the new place is pretty expansive, with its roughly 14,000 square feet.
There are so many reasons why the rise of craft beer is a wonderful thing, but surely near the top of the list is the seemingly endless avalanche of inventive and interesting limited and special release brews. Here's some of what you can taste this holiday season.
During Bar Month, I decided to journey around the Milwaukee area to the craft breweries that give Brew City its rightful name. This week's stop: Enlightened Brewing Company in Bay View.
Lincoln Warehouse is home to brewers, distillers, hair salons, recording studios, online retailers, artists of all stripes and warehouse space. Get a peek at the creative energy at an open house on Thursday, June 2.
Summer camp may be just a fond, faded memory in your head -- nostalgic and missed. But a new camp aims to bring that fantastic feeling back just for you -- as an adult!