FERNDALE, Mich. — Last February, a tweet reassured millions of Americans that not only was their leader brilliant but not remotely volatile. This interesting moment inspired Ferndale’s Axle Brewing Co. to launch their ‘Very Stable Genius’ beer. Invigorated by the continued poise and grace it’s namesake has demonstrated over the past year, the brewery will bring back the popular beer this weekend, this time in cans and on draft exclusively at Axle’s Livernois Tap.
“The beer itself really defies conventional logic and rational explanation. It’s like, really delicious, and it’s way huge, but also beautifully limited. It’s one of the most powerful beers in the world, yet incredibly delicate and very fragile. And just to be clear, this beer has never been made anywhere in the world before, not even by us earlier this year!”, said Axle Brewing Co. President Dan Riley.
A 9.3% super-dry Malt Liquor, VSG has an ethereal orange hue and a heady foam with a straw color rarely found in nature. Just when you think it couldn’t get more interesting, the flavor profile escalates dramatically. The confounding aroma hits you in short confusing bursts before coalescing around a pronounced hint of lunacy.
Very Stable Genius will be sold in 4 packs of 16oz. cans and on draft while supplies last starting this weekend. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Ferncare, a non-profit, self-funded, free clinic that provides no-cost medical care to the medically uninsured. Learn more about Ferncare here: https://ferncare.org/
About Axle Brewing Company
Axle Brewing Company is a Detroit-area craft brewery dedicated to producing classic beer styles with a modern edge. Led by President Dan Riley & Head Brewer Adam Beratta, they began distributing beers through area wholesalers in late September 2015 in both retail stores and on draft in bars and restaurants. Axle currently distributes 15+ different beers in cans and draft with new rotating releases.
In June of 2017, Axle opened Livernois Tap, a modern beer hall-style destination, and brewery in the South end of Ferndale, MI. Located at the intersection of Detroit and suburban communities, Axle’s Livernois Tap welcomes beer-lovers from around Southeast Michigan to come together, drink craft brews and cider, and devour inspired beer food in a stunning setting.
FernCare Free Clinic, located in Ferndale, is a free primary care medical clinic for uninsured individuals between 19 – 64 years of age. There are no income limits and no residency requirements. Our clinic provides medical care, basic lab testing, acupuncture, limited counseling and dispense generic medications. To augment patient care we have both health insurance enrollment specialists and medication cost assistance specialists. In addition to providing patient care, we are a source for local health care resources of all kinds that specifically offer free care or have very generous payment plans or sliding fee scales based on income. Our resource lists are available to anyone, just call. FernCare operates six clinic sessions a month: 1st and 3rd Saturday morning, 2nd and 4th Monday morning and Thursday evenings. To make an appointment or inquire about a health care resource call 248-677-2273 any weekday between 9 – 2 pm. We are an appointment only clinic. FernCare is located at 751 E. Nine Mile Rd., Ste. 2, Ferndale, MI 48220.