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...]
Farm to Table
News from local farms, farmer's markets, and other useful info about getting stuff from local farms to your table.
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...]
Take an organization such as the American Cancer Society of West Michigan, two passionate farmers from Lubbers Family Farm, a local Grand Rapids craft brewery and a talented sous chef from Mercy Health; blend them all together, and what do you get? One great farm to table … [Read more...]
When you go exploring in the largest neighborhood in the city of Grand Rapids you can easily stumble upon some hidden gems. Creston neighborhood and its 26,000 residents have a lot to talk about with those who are eager to learn. Originally an area of Dutch immigrants who … [Read more...]
What happens when creativity, passion and farm fresh ingredients collide? A farm to table dinner event that has everyone talking in the local West Michigan community. On a beautiful Saturday evening on August 6th, two local chefs and two farmers created a venue in Ada, Michigan … [Read more...]