One of the first BBC Rooftop IPA bottles

BBC’s 1st Bottled Beer, Rooftop IPA, Available Across Indiana Soon

You can find 22 oz. “bomber” bottles of Rooftop, Bloomington Brewing Co.’s first bottled beer in our 20-year history and the gold-medal recipient for IPAs at last year’s Indiana State Fair Brewers’ cup, starting next week in Indianapolis and across Indiana. Distributors will share bottled Rooftop IPA with restaurants, bars and liquor stores beginning Monday, June 16, so […]

10-Speed Hoppy Wheat is cruising across Indiana

10-Speed Hoppy Wheat–Hoosier Beer Geek’s Best Beer of 2013–has returned and is rolling into a bar near you. Last night, Hoosier Beer Geek held their Pint Night at Tomlinson Tap Room in Indianapolis, featuring original 10-Speed and two varieties: one infused with vanilla/coconut and the other with pineapple (both pictured above). Tonight, Lino’s Coffee in Speedway […]

Bloomington Craft Beer Week

What are the best Bloomington Craft Beer Week events?

This weekend, we’re celebrating the release of Bloomington Brewing Company’s first-ever production bottles (you can be the first to get Rooftop IPA bottles at Big Red Liquors in downtown Bloomington on Saturday, April 5 at noon.) But Monday, we’ll continue celebrating  during the annual Bloomington Craft Beer Week (BCBW), which culminates in Bloomington Craft Beer […]

BBC Rooftop IPA bottle

Rooftop IPA bottles being filled for April release

20 years in the making: Southern Indiana’s first brewery bottles our first distributed beer After 20 years of  Bloomington Brewing Co. craft beer only being available on draft (save for a super-limited run of bottled B-Seven Bourbon Barrel Belgian Brown) at the Brewpub and other fine establishments in Indiana, you’ll be able to enjoy Rooftop IPA in 22-ounce bottles beginning in early April. […]

Indiana Persimmon

Nick’s Persimmon Ale homebrew recipe

  You may’ve tried or read about Bloomington Brewing Co. Persimmon Ale, but have you wondered how it came to be–or even how to brew it yourself? Head on over to IDS News’ online 812 Magazine to check out Charles Scudder’s interview with BBC brewer Nick Banks. You’ll also find some beer-tasting tips and Nick’s […]