Craft Brewing and Distilling News for January 23, 2020January 23, 2020
•Molson Coors’ Tenth and Blake craft unit is purchasing Atwater Brewery, the largest craft brewery in Detroit. It will become part of a portfolio that also includes Saint Archer Brewing, Terrapin Beer Co., and Revolver Brewing, among others. Terms were not disclosed. Previous Atwater owner Mark Rieth will continue to lead the brewery’s operations. Atwater is known for its Dirty Blonde and Vanilla Java Porter, among others, and also produces hard seltzers and craft spirits. Atwater has three taphouses across Michigan in Detroit, Grosse Pointe Park, and Grand Rapids. The transaction is expected to be completed within the next couple of months.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.