Stormcloud Brewing Company

belgian inspired. michigan made.

Stormcloud Brewing Company is a northern Michigan brewery crafting Belgian inspired ales two blocks from the Lake Michigan beaches in Frankfort, MI and features flatbread pizza, small-plate appetizers, sandwiches, soups and popcorn.

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Homebrewers Competition - Frankfort Beer Week


  • Stormcloud Brewing Company 303 Main St. Frankfort, MI (map)

2017 Homebrewers Competition Winners

Winner: Tony Arruda of Ann Arbor with a Doppelbock

2nd Place: Ted Collins of Traverse City with a Red IPA

Tie for 3rd Place: James Gary of Kingsley with "Mother's Day Heather Ale" and Gary Merkey of Manistee with "Ebony, Guess"

Congrats to our winners and thanks to everyone who shared their great beer with us this year. We will contact winners this week and also send our judges' feedback to all participants.

Frankfort Beer Week is happening October 9-14 and we're already accepting submissions for this year's Homebrewers Competition.

Share your favorite homebrew with us for a chance to win prizes, prestige and a brewing session at Stormcloud to share your winning beer on tap in our pub.

Entry Categories: Amber, Brown, Pumpkin, Open/Experimental

First Place:
• Brewing session with our Head Brewer, Brian Confer
• Stormcloud Merch
• $25 Stormcloud Gift Card
• Stormcloud Growler
• Four Movie Passes to The Garden Theater in Frankfort

Second Place:
• $25 Stormcloud Gift Card
• Stormcloud Growler
• Two Movie Passes to The Garden Theater in Frankfort

Third Place:
• $25 Stormcloud Gift Card
• Stormcloud Growler

Please bring a minimum of two bottles for each entry to Stormcloud Brewing Company, 303 Main St, Frankfort, by noon on Saturday, October 14. Limit of 2 Entries per Person. Please label all entries with this form.

Traverse City Area Homebrewers! Want to submit your homebrew but can't get to Frankfort? Drop off your beer at UBrew, located at 3054 Cass Road Suite F, to submit for judging in this year's Homebrewers Competition. Deadline for drop-off is Friday, October 13 at 7pm.

Winners will be announced Sunday, October 15.

Frankfort Beer Week is happening October 9-14, 2017. Explore all Frankfort Beer Week Events.

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