Peated Bourbon Barrel Aged Hammerjack

We’ve got another Private Stache behemoth to add to your collection. Peated Bourbon Barrel Aged Hammer Jack (11.3% ABV – 30 IBU) is a Scotch Ale aged in Two James Spirits J. Riddle peated bourbon barrels. Dark brown in color with anRead More

Soft Parade Shandy Season is Upon Us!

The sun is out to celebrate the official kick-off of SHANDY-SEASON! Soft Parade Shandy is a blend of Short’s flagship Fruit Rye Ale, Soft Parade, and homemade lemonade. This beer is raspberry in color and smells like fresh berry lemonade. Soft Parade’sRead More

Debuting for the first time: Vieux Rouge

Come one, come all to experience the phenomenally decadent results of carefully concocting a lip-puckering Sour Red Ale, sprinkling in some magic lactobacillus and brettanomyces and putting it to bed to ferment in a bourbon barrel for a full two years. ThisRead More

It’s Peanut Butter Jelly Time!

It is, in fact, Peanut Butter Jelly Time! PB&J has left your kids lunch box and grown up a bit. This meal-in-a-bottle has been waiting to make your lunch a more refined experience and is now available in 6-packs throughout Michigan. ARead More

Variety Pack V.2 2018

Coming to stores near you soon! Most Excellent Stellar (9.5% ABV – 80 IBU)  is a Double IPA brewed with exclusively Amarillo hops. Copper colored with a large white heard and beautiful lacing, this beer carries huge citrus aromas. Well balanced from theRead More

Obliviate beams back from outer space

Beam me a glass Scotty! Obliviate has returned from the alternate dimension it was formed in; deep in the heart of an exploding neutron star, hundreds of thousands of lightyears away. Some say it was the first thing to come hurling outRead More

The Short’s Team is hitting the road to Illinois

We’re welcoming a new member to the Short’s family and we couldn’t be more excited to kick off his representation in Illinois with some sweet tap features at some of our favorite spots. Join Jono, Pauline, and the Short’s crew for fiveRead More

ControversiALE is back and more beautiful than ever!

ControversiALE (6.6% ABV – 65 IBU) comes full circle with a bright and cheery facelift to match the refreshingly zesty brew it contains. An American IPA brewed exclusively with Simcoe hops originally brewed for the City Park Grill in Petoskey, MI. Earthy, citrusRead More

Short’s Brewing Company Announces Production Facility Expansion and New Canning Line

Short’s Brewing Company announces the expansion of their Elk Rapids production facility. This expansion will include installation of a new canning line, additional fermentation tanks, upgrades to brewing systems, and new office space. Fueled by strengthening sales in the last half ofRead More

Get Fuzzy With Cat’s Pajamas

noun: Cat’s Pajamas 1. informal Lingo describing someone (something) who is great, incredible or special. Usually indicating stylishness or innovation. Pajamas were a relatively new fashion in the 1920s. The term “cat” was beginning to be used as a term to describe the out going and unconventionalRead More