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 […]

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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. […]

Girl Scout Cookies paired with craft beer

Lennie’s Girl Scout Cookie Sale and Free Beer Tasting

Thursday, March 20th marks the final day for Girl Scout Cookie sales in 2014. To end the season in style, Lennie’s and Bloomington Brewing Co. are hosting a Girl Scout Cookie Sale and Free Beer Tasting at the Brewpub from 4-6 p.m. We have painstakingly been tasting cookies and beer to come up with our pairings, and we […]

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 […]

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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 […]

Bloomington and Black Acre Collaborate on BABBC Roggenbier

Today Bloomington Brewing Co. and Black Acre Brewing Co. are proud to tap a special collaboration beer: BABBC Roggenbier. This German specialty ale is well known for its predominant use of malted rye. Brewers from both Bloomington Brewing Co. and Black Acre contributed to the formulation of this special single batch of ale. Fine Ingredients for a Fine […]

Raise a Pint to Celebrate 20 Years of Lotus Festival

Lotus Fan & Bloomington Brew Boss Jeff Mease shares seasoned advice on how to properly “do” Lotus. The Lotus Music and Arts Festival, crown jewel of the Bloomington music scene, annually hosts dozens of musical acts from all over the world. One World Enterprises (which Bloomington Brewing Co. is part of) has supported the festival since its […]