Desert Mountain Brewing Co. Coming to Columbia Falls

Montana continues to demonstrate it has plenty of room for new craft breweries.  With breweries stretching from Hamilton to Wibaux, it’s also clear the size of the town matters little and the thirst for great beer spans them all.  Among several new breweries expected to open in 2012 is Desert Mountain Brewing Co. in Columbia…

Bowser Brewing Co. Quenching Thirsts in Great Falls

Evan Bowser had a plan.  We he retired, Evan thought he’d open a brewery.  Somewhere along the line things didn’t quite work out that way. Now at the ripe old age of 27, Evan finds himself presiding over Bowser Brewing Co., Great Falls, MT’s first brewery in the modern age of craft brewing. Staffed by…

406 Brewing Company: Craft Beer Driven By Fans

Tucked between I-90 and the Gallatin County Fairgrounds in a redeveloping former industrial area sits 406 Brewing Co., one of Montana’s newest breweries.  It opened in May 2011at 101 East Oak St. in Bozeman, MT and it’s not a stretch to suggest it’s Montana’s most experimental brewery.  It seems brewer/owner Matt Muth enjoys switching things…

Flathead Lake Brewing Co. Revival

Tim Jacoby is the new-old head brewer for Flathead Lake Brewing Co. and he tells us the brewery is indeed shooting for a March reopening.  Tim was the brewer at Flathead Lake from June 2007 through the end of 2008. He was trained by Travis Zeilstra of the Montana Brewing Company over in Billings which…