Items Tagged with 'wine'


‘Backyard’ winery helps push Michigan’s industry

Proximity to Grand Rapids turns out to be a challenge for Fenn Valley.

November 13, 2015
Brian Lesperance would like to think of Fenn Valley Vineyards and Wine Cellar as Grand Rapids’ hometown winery. Read More

Harsh winters taking toll on wineries

October 16, 2015
For a young Michigan wine industry, the past two winters have been tough. Read More

West Michigan wineries medal at competition

September 15, 2015
A number of wineries in West Michigan brought home medals from the Michigan Wine Competition. Read More

Group uncorks restaurant on Cascade Road

July 9, 2014
A restaurant group is opening its newest restaurant — with a 180-bottle wine list on the menu. Read More

Startup maps wine country

May 21, 2014
Two Grand Rapids-area wine enthusiasts have developed and launched a website to expand the wine lover’s horizon — and cellar. Read More

Beverage retailer opens 28th Street store

April 30, 2014
A family owned beverage store is stocking its shelves with thousands of beer, wine and spirit choices before its official opening Thursday on 28th Street. Read More

Grand Haven tasting room features lakeshore-produced wine

12 Corners is capitalizing on West Michigan’s grape production.

February 21, 2014
A new tasting room is bringing lakeshore-grown grapes to the table in the form of wine. Read More

Legislator uncorks bill allowing BYOB wine

Restaurant association official says group might be in favor of the measure.

LANSING — It’s date night. Don’t forget the cologne, your nicest earrings — and your favorite bottle of pinot grigio. Read More

Court orders auction of 407-bottle wine collection

August 9, 2013
The U.S. Bankruptcy Court has ordered the sale of 407 wine bottles. Read More

Grapes & Grains Festival pairs beer and wine

July 19, 2013
Paw Paw beverage companies are coming together to host an event celebrating the wine and beer culture that has developed there over the decades. Read More