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Rush’s Mexican Wedding Beer: Oktobre Fiesta

by Rush Nicholson, brewer, Red Lodge Ales Something different is brewing down at Red Lodge Ales. I have been a brewer there for a little over five years. When I became engaged this past December to Liarae Martinez – who coincidentally works at the brewery as well – I conjured up the concept of creating… Read More ›

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What does a Family Dollar in Red Lodge mean to us?

A couple of weeks ago, the Red Lodge City Council approved an 8,400 square foot Family Dollar store at the north end of town. Although the agenda that night did say “Family Dollar” on it, the proposal was listed on earlier notifications as a “Leading Tech Development” project, so few people in the community saw… Read More ›

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The Widowmaker Story

[Lindsey is the Director of Good Times for Red Lodge Ales] In 2009, Red Lodge Mountain Resort asked Red Lodge Ales to brew a beer to celebrate the resort’s 50th anniversary. The name “Widowmaker” was chosen to honor the expert tree run located in the drainage area of Red Lodge Mountain. Plus, we think Widowmaker… Read More ›