Chocolate is the consumable most commonly associated with Valentine’s Day, but many may not be aware that certain craft brews – especially those with chocolatey undertones – make the perfect treat for beer lovers. Of course, the addition of certain fruits and other flavors (like … [Read more...]
Michigan boasts several microbreweries, distilleries, and wineries. Drinking local is not only good for the economy, it's delicious!
This 2016 New Year's Eve, keep your plans local and journey out to some excellent places to dine in West Michigan. Great food, libations, music and maybe even a little dancing if you desire! Get out your Google maps and plan ahead as to where you are going to spend your last … [Read more...]
Supporting local means building bridges between business and consumer. It's community. It's sustainability. Our philosophy, here at Eat Local West Michigan; eating local involves connecting local food sources in West Michigan with the local communities. Bringing more awareness … [Read more...]
Whether you stop by Long Road Distillery or pick up some Long Road Gin or Vodka to make it at home, this Lower Westside recipe is perfect for the Memorial Day weekend! Ingredients include: Rhubarb Orange cordial Lime Long Road Gin or Vodka In addition to being … [Read more...]
Last May, business partners Emily and Luke spent more than 50 hours in the kitchen, trying to create the best Bloody Mary mix. The two Bloody Mary enthusiasts never had a go-to mix they could get from the grocery store or bar, so they set out to make their own. The mix also … [Read more...]