Photo gallery: Take a tour of the Bell's Farm during this year's barley harvest
Over the weekend, this year’s barley was harvested at the Bell’s Farm in Shepherd, Michigan, which has been a part of Bell’s since 2008.
The barley will be used for future batches of Midwestern Pale Ale, Christmas Ale and Harvest Ale.
We’ve added some new photos to the gallery on our website – take a tour.
Bell's beer event roundup: Great Taste of the Midwest, Beer 101-201 and more
Below is a look at our events this week in Michigan, Indiana and Wisconsin.
Oberon Happy Hour (with Bell's inspired cocktails): Bar Louie, Novi , 5-7 p.m. - Oberon, Two Hearted and Double Cream Stout will be on tap. As a special treat for the evening, Bell's beer infused cocktails will also be featured (Double Cream Chocolate Milk: Bell's Double Cream Stout, Kahlua, Rumchata and pure cane syrup; Keep Calm and Ober-on: Bell's Oberon, Grand Marnier, orange and lemon juice, pure cane syrup with cinnamon; Naranja Ardiente: Bell's Oberon, Fireball, Grand Marnier and pure cane syrup).
Beer 101: Old Burdick's Downtown, Kalamazoo, 6 p.m. - One of two beer workshops, this session will focus on Amber, Two Hearted, Lager of the Lakes and Midwestern Pale Ale.
Beer 201: Old Burdick's Downtown, Kalamazoo, 7:30 p.m. - This more advanced beer workshop will focus on Oarsman, Black Note and Sparkling Ale.
Bell's Beer Dinner: Alexander J's Smokehouse, Flint, 6 p.m. - ON THE MENU: First Course: Summer Citrus Salad paired with Oberon; Second Course: Jumbo Shrimp & Baked Wings paired with Two Hearted; Third Course: 7 oz. Strip Steak, Baked Chicken and Green Beans paired with Amber Ale; Fourth Course: Dessert paired with a secret Bell's Beer. Limited seating. Tickets are on sale now.
Multi-Tap Event: Hatchy's Sports Bar and Grill, Utica, 6 p.m. - Black Note, Roundhouse India Red Ale, Quinnanan Falls, Oberon, Two Hearted and Amber and a firkin of Two Hearted.
Post Ore to Shore Tap Explosion: The Blue Lounge, Marquette, 8 p.m.
Patio Party: La Margarita, Indianapolis, 7 p.m. - A firkin of Third Coast Beer, Amber Ale, Expedition Stout, Oberon, Third Coast Beer, Two Hearted, Le Pianiste and Wedding Ale
Pre-Great Taste of the Midwest Party: Maduro, Madison, 11 a.m. - Bourbon Barrel Aged Batch 9,000, Debs' Red, Uberon, Smoked Lager, The Wild One, Le Contrebassiste, Le Pianiste, Amber, Black Note, Quinanan Falls Special Lager, Oarsman, Kalamazoo Stout, Porter, Two Hearted, Midwestern Pale Ale, Oberon, Sparkleberry, Wedding Ale, Third Coast Beer and a firkin of Two Hearted
Great Taste of the Midwest: Olin-Turville Park, Madison - Oberon, Black Note, Bourbon Barrel Aged Batch 9,000, Uberon, Le Batteur, Le Contrebassiste, Le Pianiste, Wedding Ale, The Wild One, Debs' Red, Quinannan Falls Special Lager, Sparkleberry, Smoked Lager, Amber, Midwestern Pale Ale, Third Coast Beer, Two Hearted, Oarsman, Kalamazoo Stout and Porter
Join us for DC Beer Week, Knollwood Country Club Brewfest, Columbus Summer BeerFest and more. Find our complete calendar here.
Best Brown will debut with a new look this fall, mini-kegs return
Best Brown will starting hitting store shelves after Labor Day, but before it does, we wanted to share the new label and packaging with everyone.
Best Brown will also be available in mini-kegs this fall as well.