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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 […]

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Homegrown Ale, brewed with organic Bloomington-grown hops, is back

You don’t want to miss Bloomington Brewing Co.’s annual installment of Homegrown Ale, made with hops grown by Head Brewer Floyd Rosenbaum at Loesch Farm and on draft now at the Bloomington Brewpub at Lennie’s. During his fourth growing season, Rosenbaum grew his largest hops crop to date at our Bloomington farm: In August, he […]

Join us at the Persimmon Ale release party

Bloomington Brewing Co. will release Persimmon Ale on Wednesday, November 6 at our release party at the Bloomington Brewpub at Lennie’s from 4-6 p.m. during “Hoppy Hour,” where you can also enjoy $4 flats handcrafted by Chef Fred Manion. Brewers Floyd Rosenbaum and Nick Banks added over 100 pounds of local, wild-harvested Indiana persimmons to this […]

Java Porter Back on Tap

Bloomington Brewing Co.’s fall/winter seasonal, Java Porter, is flowing again at the Brewpub at Lennie’s. We’ve been brewing this beer as our cold weather seasonal for nearly the entire 20 year history of BBC. Always looking for slight improvements in flavor, this year we decided to tweak the formula a bit. We upped the amount […]

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 […]