Beer & Cider

Sharing the Stories Behind Each Pint

Beach Grass Helles Lager

4.5 % ABV / 20 IBUs

Perfect beer for summer. Enough body and flavor to be interesting without overwhelming the palate. A beer you can have on the beach or treat yourself after yard work.

Pillows + Blankets Harvest Cider

6.5 % ABV

Harvested and pressed last fall 2023 at our family orchard up in Bliss, Michigan. This 100% naturally fermented cider is just apples from one orchard to offer a real taste of place and season.

Fairy Slipper Milk Stout

7% ABV /  35 IBU

The first beer we brewed on our system. A big milk stout, brewed with midnight wheat and vanilla. Smooth, chocolatey, vanilla goodness. Warms you from the inside out.

Pale Ale

4.5% ABV / 35 IBU

Michigan malt serves as the toasty foundation for Simcoe and Michigan Chinook hops. Toast and berry notes meld with a medium body in this drinkable and comforting pale ale.

Thimbleweed Hazy IPA

6.5% ABV /  55 IBU

A new iteration of a favorite beer. The lemony brightness of Citra combines with a with a touch of dankness and saturated hop flavor from Columbus.

Wingstem West Coast IPA

6% ABV / 50 IBU

Medium body, clean with a lingering bitterness. a quaffable beer that marries Centennial and Citra atop a bready malt body. Crystal clean and crisp

Ironweed Double IPA

8.4% ABV /  55 IBU

At 8.4% ABV, Ironweed Double IPA is expressively dry-hopped with a combination for Mosaic and Strata Cryo hops. Notes of pineapple, passionfruit and orange juice, sit atop a pillowy body. Just enough bitterness for balance

Mic Check Hazy IPA

7% ABV / 50 IBU

This collaboration brew with Aberrant Ales from Howell, Michigan features a single hop varietal. Motuere is a New Zealand variety of hop with stone fruit and soft melon character. This beer is 7% ABV and so smooth.

Balaton Tart Cherry Wheat Ale

5.4% ABV

This tart cherry wheat ale features Balaton cherries from King’s Orchard in Central Lake, Michigan. It has a lovely rosey color and some tartness from the fruit upfront that gives way to nice bready, wheat character.

Coming Soon!

Star Thistle Saison

6% ABV

This collaboration brew with Beard’s Brewery, our fellow Petoskey-based brewers is a honey saison featuring local Star Thistle Honey. It has some honey sweetness and spiciness from the yeast that round out this classic Belgian style.