We are well aware of the parking issues at Boatyard We have cleared it with the City of Kalamazoo and parking is available on Walbridge Avenue. Walbridge is on the east side of the brewery and is just a few minutes walk from our front door. In warmer months, additional areas will be available within […]
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Kalamazoo’s first official beer trail launched on May 28, 2015. The Give a CraftTM beer trail is designed to promote the over one dozen breweries that call Kalamazoo home. “Since 1985, residents and visitors alike have been able to enjoy some of the nation’s best craft beer right here in Kalamazoo. With the explosion of new […]
One hundred and one years ago Europe was in the early grip of World War One. Since the beginning of the fighting in August 1914, troops on all sides had experienced the harsh realities of combat firsthand. The early battles in the late summer and into the fall had eroded the strength of the armies […]
Brian steele was interviewed by National Public Radio about the science of brewing in “Aspiring Craft Brewers Hit The Books To Pick Up Science Chops“
Boatyard Brewing Company owners Brian Steele and Dan Gilligan were delighted by a recent article published in Michigan’s own Encore Magazine highlighting them as “Benevolent Brewers”. The article spotlights the two partners’ passion for giving back to the community through the power of craft beer. Brain and Dan hope you’ll take a look at the article, […]
Mlive did a great write up this week about our Grand Opening and how we came to be. Read the Article on MLive.com
One of the first things you figure out as a brewer is that commercial brewing is all about the numbers. I have always been a left-brained person, so this stark fact gave me great comfort. My left hemisphere was always happy thinking about strike temperatures, attenuation curves, IBU’s, and oxygen concentrations. Keep the numbers where […]