Tag Archives: Short’s Brewing

Short’s Treetops Shandy and Power of Love

When Short’s announced Heineken (through Lagunitas U.S. Holdings) had purchased a 19.99% stake in the Northern Michigan brewery on Thursday, I wasn’t the least bit surprised. Michigan always seemed like the next logical place for big beer to purchase its … Continue reading

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Saturday Sip: Cinco de Mayo, Michigan Style

This Cinco de Mayo I decided to add a Michigan twist to my beer consumption for the day. Three Hispanic-inspired beers from a couple of Michigan breweries, each with the common thread of lime. This is the way to celebrate … Continue reading

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Saturday Sip: Short’s Freedom of ’78

Freedom. It’s what we’re all celebrating today. Freedom from tyranny. The freedom to make our own choices and govern ourselves. The freedom gained by a band of revolutionaries in ’76.

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Saturday Sip: Short’s Juicy Tree

Christmas beers tend to be┬ájust an extension of pumpkin beer season, minus the pumpkin. The spice notes that dominate the pumpkin beers carry over to the Christmas beers. The ratios may be tweaked, more ginger, less nutmeg, and maybe something … Continue reading

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