Michigan is home to Beer City located in Grand Rapids. The state ranks 6th in craft breweries, producing close to 850,000 barrels of beer per year. Brewing employment saw a 81-percent increase over two years and now has close to 35,000 people working directly or indirectly in the craft beer industry. Below is a list of breweries we’ve had the pleasure of sampling beer from. If you had one of the samples posted, please leave a comment so other craft beer lovers can read about your experience.