Go ahead and wax poetic about the return of fall's color explosion, the cooler jeans-and-a-sweatshirt weather and the coming holiday spirit.
The Greater Lansing Blog
Category - Beer, Wine & Spirits
August 17, 2017 by Nate Reens
Planning a night out in Greater Lansing can be a real headache. Not because there’s nothing fun to choose from but because there is so much to do that it's hard to narrow down the list.
July 12, 2017 by Lori Lanspeary, CTA
Looking for a cool way to enjoy two of Greater Lansing’s finest offerings? Here is a list of our
This post was submitted by guest blogger Nate Reens.
I'm a sucker for big, brawny stouts. And coffee. And chocolate. Give me one of the three, I'm a happy camper. Get me two in a brew, I'll salute you. Combine all three, I'll worship the ground on which the brewers walk.
That's what makes it easy to make the rounds around Lansing, where creative craft beer, soon-to-be legendary liquors and winsome wines are making their mark as part of the Makers & Shakers beer, wine and spirits trail.
The thirsty tour around Greater Lansing has grown to 17 stops in just a matter of a few years. The taps, outside of a few mainstays at each brewery, are liable to rotate seasonally, just as the distillers are dedicating time to try new cocktail recipes.
The next time you decide to go for a leave of libation, keep these stops in mind:
Did you know that there are 14 artisan beverage makers in the Lansing area, with three additional breweries waiting in the wings to open their doors? Pick up one of the Greater Lansing Makers & Shakers brochures and find all you need to know about the growing made-in-Lansing *potent potable offerings.
- Amanda Toy, CMP, CGMP, GMS, CTA (3)
- Brenda Haight, CMP, CTA (2)
- Brendan Dwyer, CTA (200)
- Heather Kim, CMP, CTA (2)
- Kate Mudgett (2)
- Lauren Grattan (1)
- Lauren Williams, CTA (2)
- Lori Lanspeary, CTA (249)
- Mary Chris Hotchkiss, CMP, CTA (2)
- Matt Vande Bunte (12)
- Nate Reens (8)
- Stephanie Wohlfert, CMP, CTA (1)