Wonderland Distilling Company opens cocktail bar in Muskegon

Wonderland Distilling Company, Muskegon’s newest craft distillery, officially opened its new cocktail bar in Muskegon’s Lakeside neighborhood this week.

Wise Men Distillery launches seltzers in six-packs

Wise Men Distillery announced its hard seltzers are now available in six-packs with a portion of the proceeds going toward breast cancer research.

Limited-edition beer celebrates Frauenthal Theater’s 90th anniversary

In celebration of the Frauenthal Theater's 90th anniversary, the Frauenthal Center teamed up with Pigeon Hill Brewing Company to create a special batch of German weiss beer, the Frau Brau.

World’s youngest coffee grader gives back to Grand Rapids teachers

Francesca “Frankie” Volkema, who recently launched her own line of coffee to support other young folks in the industry, is celebrating National Coffee Day by giving back to some of the most important influencers in the lives of young people around the world: teachers.

Wise Men Distillery donates proceeds from cornhole tourney to disabled vets

Wise Men Distillery in Kentwood announced it made an $800 contribution to the Disabled American Veterans Charity.

Brewer’s Guild announces AlePrize to highlight local artists

Following the cancellation of ArtPrize because of COVID-19, the Beer City Brewers Guild convened to devise a creative workaround that celebrates local art and beer.

New Holland announces fall-inspired Dragon’s Milk Reserve for 2020

New Holland Brewing Co. is releasing an updated throwback Dragon’s Milk Reserve bottling for fall-inspired enjoyment.

Atwater Brewery adds fruity IPA to year-round roster

Detroit's Atwater Brewery announced its fruit-forward IPA POG-O-LICIOUS exceeded initial sales projections and, as a result, will remain on tap and on store shelves as the newest addition to the brewer's year-round craft beer portfolio.

Big Boiler Brewing owners acquire Castle Brewing

Castle Brewing Co. in Greenville recently was sold to Big Boiler Brewing in Lowell, according to a statement from Small Business Deal Advisors.

Founders announces Michigan-only beer release

Founders Brewing Co. announced a new Michigan-exclusive release of Barrel-Aged Imperial Stout.

Downtown Market invites public to Sip & Savor

The Grand Rapids Downtown Market is inviting customers to soak up the last days of summer at an outdoor, casual and socially distanced Sip & Savor event this weekend.

Organizers postpone 2020 Wine, Beer & Food Festival

The 2020 Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food festival was postponed in light of COVID-19.

Eastern Kille Distillery named Michigan Whiskey Distillery of the Year

A Grand Rapids-based distiller was named Michigan Whiskey Distillery of the Year upon receiving its first double gold award from the New York International Spirits Competition.

Big Lake Brewing donates beer proceeds to Holland Hospital

Holland’s Big Lake Brewing announced a $2,500 donation to Holland Hospital in proceeds from sales of the brewery’s specially crafted Healthcare Heroes beer.

City Built drops hip-hop-themed beer series

City Built Brewing Company announced its Crown Series, a new release of beers that pays homage to hip-hop duo Run the Jewels.

Bell’s Best Brown sports new look; fall offerings begin to arrive

Fall is almost here, and with the changing of the seasons, craft beer fans will see the return of Bell’s Brewery signature stouts and other fall offerings, along with a new look for a fall favorite.

Long Road releases first line of canned cocktails

Long Road Distillers rolled out a new lineup of canned craft cocktails, based on a few of its most popular cocktails since opening its doors more than five years ago.

Long Road Distillers nominated for multiple readers’ choice awards

Long Road Distillers was once again nominated as the best distillery in the country in multiple categories as part of the annual USA TODAY 10Best Readers' Choice Travel Awards.

Virtue Cider celebrates fall early with two bottled releases

To celebrate the coming fall, also known as cider season, Fennville-based Virtue Cider is offering two seasonal bottled ciders.

Founders announces gose-style Mothership beer

Founders Brewing Co. unveiled Passion Fruit Gose as the next release in its Mothership Series of beers.