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Page 2 May 20, 2017 MailMax for Michigan’s Great Southwest JENNA Continued from page 1 quic k l y realized his love for craft beer and the Micro Brewin g industr y . After a few y ears of bein g on the custo m er service side of thin g s, he applied to Dark Horse Brewing Co. located in Marshall , where his g irlfriend also wor k ed. It was there that he g ot hands-on experience, which reall y opened his e y es. He was ho m e brewin g a lot, but this is where he realized that this job is a lot bi gg er and harder than it loo k s. Eventuall y , he and his g irlfriend wanted to g et closer to Southwest Michi g an where she ori g inall y was fro m . The y both g ot jobs at GreenBush Brewing Co. located in Sawyer . The ti m in g wasn’t exactl y ri g ht as far as g ettin g into the brewin g side of thin g s ri g ht awa y , but eventuall y g ot into the brew-er y as cellar m an. He wor k ed there for about 2 y ears. a lot m ore s m all-batch and unique beers. The brewin g staff chooses direction for new beers and then the y g o for it, creatin g their s m all-batches called Think Taps …beers li k e Earl Grey Pale Ale , Pomegranate and Thyme , and Carrot Cake Stout . I tried their Earl Grey Pale Ale, and it was a m az-in g . Another thin g he and the brewin g crew are ver y k een on is consistenc y . The y are ver y passionate about m a k in g sure thin g s are consistent and are constantl y testin g and m onitorin g the beer. Mal k a m is particularl y excited about Baroda Sessions , a ver y nice session IPA (a g reat su mm er option!) co m in g in at around 4.5% ABV, which will be released June 5 th m ar k et wide, available in 6 pac k s and on tap. Brewed with Munich Malts, it has a nice hopp y aro m a with an “earth y sharpness” and a little bit of spice. MailMax is a publication of Far Ahead Advertising, Inc. 2202 Plaza Drive, Benton Harbor, MI 49022 (269) 934-7522 FAX: 269-934-3297 62,682 Weekly Readers!* *Circulation Verification Council Audit June 2016 Meet the Brewer Thursday, June 1 st join us at Coach’s Bar & Grill for a Round Barn Tap Takeover and a chance to m eet Mal k a m ! W e will be featurin g nine Round Barn beers on tap with an arra y of m ainsta y s, seasonals, and special releases! Round Barn Mal k a m saw that Round Barn was hirin g for a cellar m an/brewer and k new that this was a g reat opportunit y to join the Round Barn tea m . In tal k in g with Mal k a m about this opportunit y , his passion and respect for Round Barn and bein g a brewer is ver y clear. About a y ear later, he too k on the responsi-bilit y as Head Brewer. I as k ed Mal k a m what his favorite Round Barn brew was and he said, “I li k e all of our beers, but honestl y I’d been drin k in g Wood IPA before I even wor k ed at Round Barn. It is one of my g o-to beers for an after-shift pint. The W ood IPA is a delicatel y balanced IPA that’s so m ewhat hop-forward with so m e reall y nice floral and oa ky notes.” W hen as k ed what unique thin g s we will start seein g fro m Round Barn, he answered, Kolsch in Cans Another excitin g piece of news is that Kolsch , Round Barn’s fla g ship beer, is g oin g to be available in 16 oz cans for the su mm er. RJ Pratt said, “ W e are ver y excited about this launch to reall y captivate the Southwest Michi g an Su mm er experience.” W ith all the g olf courses, private beaches, m arinas, and boaters, it g ives Kolsch the chance to be where it has never been before with onl y a g lass bottle option. Kolsch in cans will be hittin g the m ar k et this Monda y , Ma y 22 nd just in ti m e for Me m orial Da y wee k end. 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