BBC 2014 Year In Review by Mark Cady

What a year!  I can’t believe we are already winding down another year at Bloomington Brewing Company.  Winter and spring seasonals will be just around the corner and the 10-Speed raring to go out of the gates come April.  As Business Manager, my job requires me to always look ahead.  It can be bothersome to a certain degree because I don’t stop […]

Belgian Dubbel

Belgian Dubbel and Belgian IPA release party tomorrow at the Brewpub

Join us at the Bloomington Brewpub at Lennie’s on August 14th for a special double release of Belgian ales: Belgian Dubbel Entendre and Benedictine Belgian IPA. Belgian Dubbel Entendre is a 7.9% ABV, 28 IBU, Belgian style ale packed with flavors of honey, bubble gum, and clove. Benedictine Belgian IPA is a 8.0% ABV, 56 […]

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 […]

New Albanian & Bloomington Brewing Co.

Bloomington Brewing Co. & New Albanian collaborate on two new beers

  When we brew beer, sometimes it’s better to get by with a little help from our friends. And for two great brew sessions, we concocted two distinct recipes with our friends from New Albanian Brewing Company. Each brewery would host the other as we brewed two distinct beers in a style from the same yeast strain. The […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]