Friday, July 06, 2012

Birmingham Rail District's Newest Business Griffin Claw Brewing Company Hosts Groundbreaking Event

Written by  Paul Starr
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Griffin Claw Brewing Company breaking ground in Birmingham

Griffin Claw Brewing Company in Birmingham will officially break ground on Thursday, July 12, 2012 introducing the community to the area’s newest brewing and distributing facility.
Griffin Claw Brewing Company will be the new home for Big Rock Chophouse’s award-winning beer and its Brewmaster, Dan Rogers, who will oversee all the brewing, distributing, and operations of the 12,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility. The brewery’s energy efficient equipment will include a new style of ceramic coating technology (similar to what NASA uses in space shuttles) that will be used for insulation. Griffin Claw Brewing Company will also feature a restaurant and beer garden.

The ground-breaking ceremony will be hosted from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday, July 12, 2012 at 575 S. Eton Street. Guests will enjoy complimentary hors d'oeuvres and beverage favorites prepared by the staff at Big Rock Chophouse and have the opportunity to meet the owners and developers behind Griffin Claw Brewing Company.

This exclusive event is open to the public. Reservations are required as space is limited.  For more information or for reservations, contact Katie Kucher at 248.647.7774 or via email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Griffin Claw Brewing Company is located at 575 S. Eton Street in Birmingham and is scheduled to open to the public in March 2013. For more information or to check out the latest construction updates visit or find them on facebook at

Paul Starr

Paul Starr

Paul Starr is the creator of the I'm a Beer Hound and one of the organizer and the driving force behind Art & Craft Beerfest, Lansing Beer Fest, Beerfest at the Ballpark Spring & Fall. When he's not working on Beer Hound he's probably watching the Lions, Tigers or Red Wings. Being a recent new Dad of twins, he doesn't have much extra time these days for mischief.