Coppercraft focuses on ‘grain-to-glass’ outlook

HOLLAND — The way Coppercraft Distillery owners run their business is creative, memorable, but most importantly, local. Local means a farmer drives his tractor about 10 miles down the road and drops off a huge trailer of corn to produce their spirits. Local means in-house mixologist Jenney Grant is a regular visitor to the Holland […]

Coppercraft focuses on 'grain-to-glass' outlook

HOLLAND — The way Coppercraft Distillery owners run their business is creative, memorable, but most importantly, local. Local means a farmer drives his tractor about 10 miles down the road and drops off a huge trailer of corn to produce their spirits. Local means in-house mixologist Jenney Grant is a regular visitor to the Holland […]

Grand Traverse Distillery brings handcrafted spirits to downtown

Over the last seven years, Grand Traverse Distillery has continuously grown to become one of the state’s largest craft micro-distilleries. And, in late September, the distillery opened the doors to a tasting room at the heart of downtown Traverse City. With a focus on quality products and local grains, owner Kent Rabish opened Grand Traverse […]

Leelanau County brings beer back with new brewery

No longer is Northport just a quiet village at the tip of the pinky. Northport Brewing, the only microbrewery in Leelanau County, opened its doors on June 25. And, with Lake Michigan in the background, community members filling the outdoor patio and excitement pouring into the streets, Northport Brewing held its Grand Opening Celebration on Saturday. […]