FAQ

Q: What is Big Mich ?

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Chicago's Official Michelada

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Big Mich is an authentic small batch craft michelada mix. It’s all inclusive so all you need to do is add your beer and some ice and you have The best micheladas. We try our best to source our ingredients from local vendors and small businesses. We use nothing but the best limes hand squeezed for all of our Michelada products. 


Q: What is a Michelada?

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Michelada translates to my chelada, (my cold one). There are endless recipes and different takes on what a michelada is. Classically, it's a beer cocktail prepared with lime juice, salt, and spicy red elements. 
En otras palabras, es una cerveza preparada bien chingona y picosita pa'la cruda. 


Don't do the cerveza thing?
Try out our Big Mich mix with your favorite mineral water or bubbly limeade of choice for an authentic flavored Miche-nada!


Q: How Much is a Jar?

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Liquor stores carry Big Mich from $12.99-$13.99 plus tax
$10 at official Big Mich special events
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Q: Where can I purchase?

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Please visit our LOCATIONS page for Retail and Restaurant locations.
We also take large orders (12 or more jars) through Facebook and Instagram, but encourage our familia to purchase from one of our partners. 


Q: How many drinks does a 32oz jar make?

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8- 10 Micheladas, depending on taste preference. 
We recommend 1 part Big Mich to 3 parts beer. 


Q: What is a Michelada?

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The best way to describe it is: It's a Mexican Bloody Mary. Spicy, Fresh citrus flavor.


Q: Where is it made?

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We share a commissary kitchen space near Chicago’s Midway airport.


Q: Is Big Mich an alcoholic beverage? 

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No. The Big Mich mix alone does not contain any alcohol. 


Q: Is it vegan-friendly?

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Not yet. Our micheladas are classically prepared with Clamato, which contains clam juice.

However, we are working on a Verde-Vegan option!


Q: Is it gluten free?

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No, our mix is currently not gluten free.


Q: Is it spicy?

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Yes, but you can adjust the mixing ratio to tone it down, or kick it up!


Q: How long is it good for?

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Best if consumed by 2 weeks from purchase due to our fresh ingredients. 


Q: Does it need to be refrigerated?

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Yes.