‘Tis the season to introduce new beer at Brewery Vivant.
Schlafly Beer, an independent craft brewery based in St. Louis, widened its distribution footprint.
A box lunch delivery and catering franchise is celebrating three years by giving back to its customers in a delicious way.
This week, I caught up with Essence Restaurant COO and Beverage Director Tristan Walczewski, one of the only Master Sommeliers around West Michigan, to see what he’s thinking about his wine choices heading into the holiday season.
Long Road Distillers has launched its second annual Happy Holidays Cocktail Pop-Up Menu.
Field & Fire’s newest bagel and waffle shop, Rad Bagels, opened in the Downtown Market, 435 Ionia Ave, SW in Grand Rapids, on Friday, Jan. 13.
When it comes time to pick a place to grab a beverage in Grand Rapids, the options continue to grow.
A few years ago, while working for the NHL team in Las Vegas, my wife brought home a new drink.
On a sunny evening in September, Reserve Beverage Director Ben Vanderwaal and Executive Chef Josh Verhulst helped guide a number of dedicated diners through a special Italian Wine Dinner.
A few years back, I was sitting in the office of Founders Brewing co-founder and President Dave Engbers when my phone buzzed.
Bourbon glazed Pork Chops with roasted sweet potatoes and broccoli
This dish is perfect to enjoy in the early cold months of the winter, and a wonderful main for a dinner party.
Over the summer, we took a reader suggestion of featuring First Wok as an On The Go feature, and it is a perfect quick dinner idea for much of the Grand Rapids metro area.
If you’re looking for a good excuse – apart from the heated, snow-free sidewalks – to spend some quality time in downtown Holland this holiday season, Big Lake Brewing has come up with the perfect reason: a winter solstice party.
It’s lunchtime, but it’s cold, wet and rainy outside. You’re craving some authentic Mexican restaurant food, but you just don’t don’t want to leave the cozy confines of your car.
Sam Slaughter, the author of Are You Afraid of the Dark Rum? has come to Grand Rapids and will be hitting the town tasting the distilleries and breweries we have to offer.
The West Michigan Hotel District Food & Beverage Industry Awards are back (after a multiyear pandemic hiatus) and set to take place Jan. 2, 2023 at the Amway Grand Plaza.
Choosing a bottle of wine to take to the holiday party can be quite a headache. Here are some suggestions to make the beverage buying less stressful:
In the summer, it’s easy for a drink to be too heavy and become a drag in the high humidity heat of the Michigan sun.
When the clock strikes midnight on Thanksgiving, most of us are met with one of two feelings; the immediate excitement for the approaching holidays, or the anxious chest hum thinking of everything to check off your to-do list.