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DETOUR: Batavia, IL – Energy City Brewing

DETOUR: Batavia, IL – Energy City Brewing

BATAVIA, IL

DETOUR No. 035: On the shore of Batavia, Illinois’ Fox River, there is a small basement brewing operation making a name for itself via its milkshake IPAs: Energy City Brewery. The folks behind the project–David & Heidi Files. They took their brewing schedule from Church Street Brewing to Batavia, and are continuing to look to what’s next…

Beer & Branding: Seismic Brewing Co.

Beer & Branding: Seismic Brewing Co.

SANTA ROSA, CA

Seismic Brewing is a new independent brewery located in Sonoma County, with a striking approach to packaging illustration. Those visuals, executed by Indianapolis design duo, Emrich Office, play out seamlessly on their cases and cans…literally…