Items Tagged with 'Jason Spaulding'


Brewery Vivant brings the wood

Festival celebrates ‘risky’ sour beers that are aged in wooden containers.

September 11, 2015
When Jason Spaulding first tasted a gueuze, a type of beer from Belgium, he was not impressed. Read More

Inside Track: Brewery Vivant is a good business and a good neighbor

Jason Spaulding learned from his experience and travels in Europe that there’s more to a brewery than making good beer.

August 8, 2014
The idea of making a career of beer has become an accepted premise in Grand Rapids, and few have done it better than Jason Spaulding. Read More

Video: Brewery Vivant co-owners discuss Belgian beer — and new markets

March 7, 2013
During a live video chat Thursday at, Brewery Vivant’s co-owners, Kris and Jason Spaulding, discussed their plans to expand their distribution footprint to several potential states — and invited the beer community to weigh in on the decision. Read More

Video Chat: Brewery Vivant's Jason and Kris Spaulding field your posted questions

February 26, 2013
With a desire to explore new ventures, Jason Spaulding left New Holland Brewing Co. in 2005 — a company he helped found — but he wasn’t exactly sure what to do next. Read More