Grow your ode to the bearded state! As Fishers shop Vardagen reminded us with “The Bearded State” tee, we’ve compiled our Indiana Beard Hall of Fame.
IM Editors1 min read
Street Savvy: Georgia Street
Since its Super Bowl upgrade, Georgia Street in the heart of Indianapolis, has blossomed into an entertainment zone. Take an interactive tour mapping out the hot spots of the boardwalk.
Jared Hay2 min read
May I Suggest: Local Celebrity Lunches
Indy’s movers and shakers dished on where they prefer to go for their midday meal.
Jared Hay8 min read
The Replay: Tom Brady, Sun King, and Notre Dame
Tom Brady becomes a meme.
Michael Rubino2 min read
Drinktionary: The Meaning of Slacktivist
Sun King Brewery and Three Floyds release their third collaboration brew, Slacktivist.
Emily Taylor1 min read
Hot Neighborhoods: Holy Cross
While it doesn’t yet rival the likes of Fletcher Place, Holy Cross may soon be pushing boundaries—quite literally.
Kate Franzman2 min read
Tweets of the Week: Indy Brewers Get in 'Knife Fight' & More
Via @tracy_forner: “For the sake of the national image of Indianapolis, I hope @Varvel opts to ignore the #Ferguson issue entirely …”
Jonathan Scott1 min read
Trickle-Down Economics: A Local-Brewers Family Tree
Central Indiana’s first craft-beer wave broke a couple of decades ago. Though several of those breweries didn’t survive to witness today’s larger flood of openings, their brewers—and their stuff, and their legacies—are still floating around.
IM Editors1 min read
Indiana State Fair Barrels Forward with Beer
The ultimate taste test may come soon at the State Fair. Though only Indiana breweries and wineries have been invited to participate this year, Carmichael would like to add the much-larger brands.
Michael Rubino10 min read
Empire of the Sun Kings
Being one of the “it” guys does have its downside. Haters, says Robinson, want to hate. “I’ve stood next to people—who didn’t know who I was—while they talked shit about my beer,” he says.
Michael Rubino20 min read
Taste Test: IM Drinks Sun King on the Job
Reading Michael Rubino’s Sun King feature in the October issue made us thirsty—so we took our growlers to the brewery and got fill-ups of all the current offerings. And we asked Dave Colt, Sun King’s head brewer, to lead the tasting.