We Michiganders know that we have some amazing breweries right here in the Mitten State. Heck, everyone in West Michigan knows that we have the best breweries, hands down (suck it, Asheville). And now, USA Today has bestowed us with another title, honoring our awesome beer.

I mean, we already hold (share, whatever) the title of Beer City, USA, but the accolades keep pouring in. Michigan landed at number 5 on USA Today's list behind California, Washington, Colorado and Oregon.

The article actually speaks specifically about two West Michigan Breweries,

Michigan is quickly moving up the ladder in the world of craft beers with over 100 breweries in the state. You may not find the big name craft brews of other states, but what you will find is some hidden gems -- and maybe your new favorite -- at local institutions like Bells Brewery and Founders Brewery.

With the addition of more and more breweries throughout the state, I have no doubt that Michigan will climb up the list in the coming years.


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