Michigan

● 297 MI breweries
● 13% distro out of MI
● 43% bottle/can
● 753 medals won

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The breweries below are considered top hauls based on their haul index, which is calculated using the # and type of medals they have won, and/or the # of top rated beers they have for the state of Michigan. The list is restricted to ONLY include independent breweries.

Choose a style below to view highly rated/awarded beers from Michigan breweries. The lists below exclude beers from non-independent and chain breweries.

Light ales
Loons Summer Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

Carriage House
Pale/Blonde Ale

Gold
Pale/Blonde Ale

Kolsch
Kolsch

Lil Sunshine Golden Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

Cromulent
Pale/Blonde Ale

Intergalactic Jack
Pale/Blonde Ale

Pale Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

Whitetail Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

By the Mayors Request
Pale/Blonde Ale

Cosmic Charlies Pale Ale
Pale/Blonde Ale

Another One
Pale/Blonde Ale

Liberty Belle
Pale/Blonde Ale

Causal Loop
Pale/Blonde Ale

Easy ESB
Pale/Blonde Ale

Airship
Cream Ale

Laughing Fish
Pale/Blonde Ale

Broadway Light
Cream Ale

Steamy Windows
Pale/Blonde Ale

Kaylans Kolsch
Kolsch

IPAs
I.P.EH!
IPA

M-43
IPA

Two Hearted Ale
IPA

Charity Island
IPA

Live Wire
IPA

Crumple
IPA

DDH M-43
IPA

Tubes
IPA

Same Same Different
IPA

The Juice Is Loose
IPA

Permastank
IPA

Skip Pass
IPA

Obligatory
IPA

Tart Strawberry M-43
IPA

DDH Citra Evolution
IPA

Steve Murkel
IPA

Stormy Oat IPA
IPA

Cart Horse
IPA

Larry’s Latest Juicy IPA
IPA

I: Song of Myself
IPA

Imperial IPAs
Hopslam Ale
Imperial IPA

The Oracle DIPA Ale
Imperial IPA

DRIPA (Double Rice IPA)
Imperial IPA

Rez Gets Smashed
Imperial IPA

Juicy Batch 2
Imperial IPA

ME-MI
Imperial IPA

Boss Tweed
Imperial IPA

Mind To Devour
Imperial IPA

This Guy
Imperial IPA

Full Earth
Imperial IPA

Double Two Hearted Ale
Imperial IPA

Blow Your Face Out
Imperial IPA

Double Crooked Tree IPA
Imperial IPA

You Can Get With That...JUICE
Imperial IPA

BA Mad Hatter
Imperial IPA

Continuum IPA
Imperial IPA

Amber, red, irish, and black ales
Lyon Pride
Amber/Red Ale

Red
Amber/Red Ale

This One Goes To 11 Ale
Amber/Red Ale

West Coast Swing Amber
Amber/Red Ale

Escanaba Black Beer
Black Ale

Dune Rail
Amber/Red Ale

Siren Amber
Amber/Red Ale

Bitchin Camaro
Amber/Red Ale

Black Rye Summit IPA
Black Ale

Revillo
Amber/Red Ale

Royal Oak Red
Amber/Red Ale

Mean Street
Amber/Red Ale

Roundhouse
Amber/Red Ale

Irish Fury
Amber/Red Ale

Private Dancer
Black Ale

Broken Bridges
Amber/Red Ale

Go Figure
Black Ale

Elronds Amber
Amber/Red Ale

Sun Dog Amber Ale
Amber/Red Ale

Cleary Red
Amber/Red Ale

Brown ales, altbiers, scottish, and ESB
Bonfire Brown
Brown Ale/Altbier

Amber - ESB
ESB/Mild Ale

Rogue River Brown
Brown Ale/Altbier

Brown Hound
Brown Ale/Altbier

Third Bear
ESB/Mild Ale

You Bitter Beware
ESB/Mild Ale

Triple Crown Brown Ale
Brown Ale/Altbier

The Detroit Dwarf
Brown Ale/Altbier

Cabin Fever Brown Ale
Brown Ale/Altbier

Cernunnos
Scottish Ale/Wee Heavy

BBA Imperial Cafe Brown
Brown Ale/Altbier

Brownhoist
Brown Ale/Altbier

Phoenix Golden Alt
Brown Ale/Altbier

Pottawatomie
ESB/Mild Ale

ESB/Amber
ESB/Mild Ale

Edwards Portly Brown
Brown Ale/Altbier

Brown Ale
Brown Ale/Altbier

Rye Hatter
ESB/Mild Ale

10 degrees of separation
Brown Ale/Altbier

Mill Race
ESB/Mild Ale

Porters
No Rules
Imperial Porter

Porter
Porter

Powerline Porter
Porter

Traverse City Whiskey BA Porter
Imperial Porter

To a Locomotive In Winter
Porter

Pirates Porter
Porter

Mocha Porter
Porter

Mangalitsa Pig Porter
Porter

Chestnut Head
Porter

Pecks Porter
Porter

Smoked Porter
Porter

Rock Porter
Porter

Bear Paw Porter
Porter

Jamaican Blue Porter
Porter

Idiom
Porter

Pirates Porter
Porter

Liberty One Porter
Porter

Lights Out Wheat Porter
Porter

Five Quarter Porter
Porter

Cinnful Imperial Porter
Imperial Porter

Stouts
Kalamazoo Stout
Stout

Cream Stout
Stout

The Poet
Stout

Udder Madness
Stout

Bangin The Mash
Stout

Cherry Stout -BA
Stout

Blueberry Maple Stout
Stout

Neapolitan Milk Stout
Stout

Sheehans Stout
Stout

Creme Brulee Java Stout
Stout

Dirty Frank Stout
Stout

Island Fever
Stout

Stout
Stout

Darker Than Your Soul
Stout

Brians Remorse
Stout

Mustache Stout
Stout

Tiramisu Stout
Stout

Aphrodisiac Imperial Stout
Stout

Doublin Stout
Stout

Maple Oatmeal Stout
Stout

Imperial Stouts
Expedition Stout
Imperial Stout

Your Mom On French Toast
Imperial Stout

Rye Hipster Brunch Stout
Imperial Stout

Dragons Milk
Imperial Stout

Hipster Brunch Stout
Imperial Stout

Night Fury - BBA Traxxx
Imperial Stout

Black Note Stout
Imperial Stout

Expedition Stout - BBA
Imperial Stout

BBA Plead The 5th
Imperial Stout

Kentuckley
Imperial Stout

Canuckley
Imperial Stout

Hazels Nuts
Imperial Stout

Blackbeards Rum Barrel Bear Hug
Imperial Stout

Buckley
Imperial Stout

Neckbeard Nectar - BA
Imperial Stout

Plead The 5th Imperial Stout
Imperial Stout

BBA Imperial Mayan Mocha
Imperial Stout

Delusion
Imperial Stout

Neapolitan Milk Stout - BA
Imperial Stout

BB Batch 9000 Ale
Imperial Stout

Barleywines and Strong Ales
Pilgrims Dole
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Third Coast
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Fourth Dementia (4D)
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Barleywine
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Shipfaced
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

BBA Barley Wine
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Charkoota Rye
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Old Siberian
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Mad Hatter
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Jackhammer Old Ale
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Wee Heavy
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Fourth Dementia - BBA
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Hell Hath No Fury Ale - BBA
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Sweet Potato Souffle Rye Ale
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

XX Dwarf
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Third Coast - BB
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Song Of The Open Road
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

TC Jupiter
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

BBA Barleywine
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Private Stock 163
Barleywine/ Strong Ale

Wild/sour ales, gose, and berliener weiss
La Roja
Wild/Sour Ale

Blue Sunday Sour
Wild/Sour Ale

Roeselare
Wild/Sour Ale

Framboozled
Wild/Sour Ale

Le Bretteur
Wild/Sour Ale

Soursmith Black Raspberry
Wild/Sour Ale

Black & Yellow Sherbet
Wild/Sour Ale

Raspberry Wild One
Wild/Sour Ale

La Roja - Grand Reserve
Wild/Sour Ale

The Wild One
Wild/Sour Ale

The Prairie-Grass Dividing
Gose/Berliener Weiss

Flambouant Wild Red
Wild/Sour Ale

Cherry Capital
Wild/Sour Ale

Bambic
Wild/Sour Ale

Throughline Balaton
Wild/Sour Ale

Blue Passion Sherbet
Wild/Sour Ale

Composition 3
Wild/Sour Ale

Sothersmith Kreik
Wild/Sour Ale

Of Ginger Lime & Oak
Wild/Sour Ale

Saison
Wild/Sour Ale

Saisons and Biere de garde
Oro De Calabaza
Saison/Biere de Garde

Biere De Mars
Saison/Biere de Garde

Saison Du Bastone
Saison/Biere de Garde

Bellingham
Saison/Biere de Garde

Bam Biere
Saison/Biere de Garde

Biere de Garde
Saison/Biere de Garde

Obelus - Blueberry
Saison/Biere de Garde

Oceans Gold
Saison/Biere de Garde

Saison Noir
Saison/Biere de Garde

Daze on Saison
Saison/Biere de Garde

Golden Cap
Saison/Biere de Garde

Belgian-Styles
Nectar des Dieux
Belgian Style

Double Vision
Belgian Style

Pin-Up Blonde
Belgian Style

Reverent Monk
Belgian Style

Thors Hammer
Belgian Style

Mr. Sinister
Belgian Style

Torchon
Belgian Style

Demon Cleaner
Belgian Style

Wizard Burial Ground
Belgian Style

Black Tulip Trippel Ale
Belgian Style

Grand Cru
Belgian Style

Montressor
Belgian Style

Aint No Sunshine
Belgian Style

Belgian IPA
Belgian Style

Petite Du Bastone
Belgian Style

Peel Out
Belgian Style

Belipago
Belgian Style

Peel Out
Belgian Style

Final Absolution Trippel
Belgian Style

Tripel
Belgian Style

Lagers
Full Circle
Lager

Hells Half Mile
Lager

Raspberry Eisbock
Lager

BBA Wheat Trippelbock
Lager

4 Hour Pils
Lager

Euchre Pilsner
Lager

Salut au Monde!
Lager

Louis S Dormunder
Lager

Schwarzbier
Lager

Schwarzbier
Lager

Kusterer Munich Dunkel
Lager

Rauchbier Smoked Lager
Lager

Q-Stew Light Lager
Lager

3 Chord Kolsch
Lager

Oxford
Lager

Dead Goat Bock
Lager

Main Street Pilsner
Lager

Vienna
Lager

Professionl Pils
Lager

1842 Pilsner
Lager

Wheat Beers and Hefeweizen
Kusterer Original Weissbier
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Beach Cruiser Wheat
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Kusterer Dunkelweizen
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Kusterer Weizenbock
Wheat Beer/Hefe

3 Mile Marker
Wheat Beer/Hefe

The Hef
Wheat Beer/Hefe

TCB Wheat
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Bliss
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Küsterer Modern Weissbier
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Dark O the Moon
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Mr. Blue Sky
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Munich Dunkel
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Munich Dunkel
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Wolf Water Weizenbock
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Grandmas Favorite Recipe
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Lilikoi Wheat
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Darlin
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Oberon
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Anneversary Dunkel
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Starburst Wheat
Wheat Beer/Hefe

Other styles (vegetable, fruit, spiced)
Raucher
Smoked Beer

Lucifers Cuvee
Herb/Spiced Beer

Diabolical
Other Style

Serrano Pepper
Herb/Spiced Beer

El Diablo
Herb/Spiced Beer

Up In Smoke
Smoked Beer

Faustian
Other Style

Walter Gets Buzzed
Herb/Spiced Beer

Cinna Mom
Herb/Spiced Beer

Michael Faricys
Other Style

Oval Beach
Other Style

It Wasnt Me
Other Style

Blueberry Eisbock
Fruit/Vegetable Beer

District 16
Other Style

Javine
Other Style

El Rojo
Other Style

Putin it to You
Other Style

Arabicadabra
Herb/Spiced Beer

Sacred Gruit
Herb/Spiced Beer

Screeching Sands
Other Style