An Evening With Shadow by JM

It started innocently enough, as these things often do.  Several of the One World crew, including myself and Robin Lasek were attending the Chefs Challenge at the BusChum back in September.  The Chefs Challenge is a fantastic event that raises money for the Community Kitchens of Monroe County.  It’s the brainchild of Tim Clougher, who […]

Backcountry Session IPA

Backcountry Session IPA to benefit Indiana Forest Alliance

We’ve brewed a special new beer, Backcountry Session IPA, and a portion of each sale supports the fight to preserve Indiana State Forest land for future generations. This “Session” IPA, so-called due to the lighter alcohol content and more subdued bitterness than a typical IPA, was designed to be a summertime beer and will be available into the late […]

American Craft Beer Week 2014

Celebrate American Craft Beer Week with free hops, a special 10-Speed Hoppy Wheat and more

Happy American Craft Beer Week! We celebrated Bloomington Craft Beer Week a few weeks ago and are pleased that it’s already time to honor our love of craft beer again. Organized by the Brewers Association and the publishers Craftbeer.com, ACBW runs from May 12th-18th, and we at Bloomington Brewing Co. are celebrating on Thursday with special hops, unique beer and good friends. I […]

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 […]

A Cascade hops cone grown and picked at Loesch Farm in Bloomington, Indiana.

Free Hop Rhizomes from Bloomington Brewing Co. on Earth Day

Bloomington Brewing Co. will celebrate Earth Day on Tuesday, April 22 by giving away hop rhizomes at the Bloomington Brewpub at Lennie’s. The organic female Cascade “starter” hop roots will develop into large perennial vining plants that will grow for many years and yield a wonderful harvest of fresh hop cones come early August. Our […]

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 […]

Winterfest 2014

3 Reasons to attend this year’s Brewers of Indiana Guild Winterfest

Beer is so much better when toasting together with friends and loved ones, and you won’t find a better place to do that in February than at this year’s Winterfest–the biggest ever. The beerfest takes place Saturday, February 1 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. We at Bloomington Brewing Co. will be pouring 12 11 beers […]

Krampus Dark Strong Ale logo

Beware! Krampus is coming to town

According to Germanic folklore, the Krampus are devilish mountain creatures who punish misbehaving children during the holiday season. According to Bloomington Brewing Co., Krampus is a dark strong ale that may steal your senses and shock your taste buds. Join us on Monday, December 2 from 4-6 p.m. at the Brewpub at Lennie’s as we tap […]

Vision Weiss Raises $1,922 for Cardinal Stage Company

Though Vision Weiss, our seasonal German wheat beer, is done for the season, its effects on the community linger on in the form of a donation to Cardinal Stage Company. One dollar from each pint of Vision Weiss sold at Lennie’s this past spring and summer, along with a portion of sales of each keg, was donated to Cardinal Stage […]