Items Tagged with 'distillery'


New distillery for downtown Muskegon

Brower has deep family roots in the liquor business.

November 27, 2015
Michael Brower’s great-great-grandfather opened a saloon in Ely, Minnesota, in the early 1900s, before being thrown from a beer delivery wagon and dying in 1913. Read More

‘A bit of a romantic idea’

Gray Skies Distillery fits into the past, future of Monroe North Business District.

May 1, 2015
Brandon Voorhees hopes when Grand Rapidians walk into local bars in a few years, a selection of Michigan-based cocktails will sit alongside the Michigan beer menus. Read More

Craft spirits maker pours into downtown

November 5, 2014
A Michigan-made purveyor of craft spirits is opening a tasting room downtown. Read More

Craft spirits maker doubles production

June 16, 2014
The region’s distilling industry continues to grow as a craft spirits maker is doubling production. Read More

Craft spirits distilleries are slowly making a comeback

January 24, 2014
At one point in U.S. history, there were more than 5,000 distilleries. Read More

MSU eyes specialization in beverage technology

University’s niche program is ‘always full.’

March 22, 2013
Seventeen years ago, there were no distilleries in Michigan. Read More