Living in Michigan is awesome for a number of different reasons, one of them being the vast number of breweries all across the state. Michigan has ranked as one of the best states in the country for craft beer lovers, and here's five special brews you need to try right now!
New legislation signed by Governor Snyder will let Michigan stores ship wine right to in-state customers using carries such as FedEx or UPS, but will ban out-of-state retailers from sending beer and wine to Michigan customers.
Since 1966 the Michigan beer tax has stayed at $6.30 per barrel. The new tax increase will raise the tax to $21.70 per barrel. The revenue from the new tax would go towards state recovery programs, additional police departments that would tackle underage drinking, and drug treatment courts.
National Beer Day is here, so what better to pay tribute to the drink than by learning some more about it so you can impress your friends the next time you're enjoying a pitcher at your local watering hole?