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Review & Cocktail Recipe for Long Road Raspberry Liqueur on Nick Drinks

From our friend Nick Britsky on Nick Drinks: “I got a sneak peek of the Long Road Distillers Raspberry Liqueur release (happening tomorrow). It’s a slam dunk. The spirit is full of Michigan Raspberry flavor and while it is sweet it is way drier than most liqueurs. This allows you to control the sweetness in your cocktails and still have…

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WZZM 13: Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Long Road Distillers

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. – Long Road Distillers is releasing a new Raspberry Liqueur with a special evening event at their location on Leonard Street in Grand Rapids. The Valentine’s Day release event for the special liqueur starts at 4 p.m. Long Road is also partnering with Mokaya to offer handcrafted chocolates to go with the new limited release spirit.…

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Michigan Radio: Cheers! A Michigan hot toddy

By LESTER GRAHAM • JAN 19, 2018 When you come in from the frigid temperatures we’ve been experiencing, mixing up an ice cold cocktail might not seem the best way to end the day. What you really want is something warm. Tammy Coxen of Tammy’s Tastings says that’s why we have the hot toddy. “The hot toddy is…

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NPR: After Scandinavian Spirit Shortage, American Distillers Give Aquavit A Shot

In the winter of 2006, the unthinkable happened. There was a shortage of aquavit, the Scandinavian spirit that’s flavored with caraway and other botanicals like dill and anise. For Scandinavian-Americans who relied on aquavit to accompany the traditional julbord, or holiday buffet, it was a tragedy. “It threw me into a bit of a panic,” says…

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WZZM 13: FIVE LOCAL GIFTS FOR THE GUY WHO HAS EVERYTHING

We’ve got a list of 5 local Christmas gifts for the guy in your life who has everything. 1. MichiGin from Long Road Distillery Long Road Distillery just re-released their new gin and the ingredients are 100% sourced in Michigan. This gin won “Best Gin in the World” over the summer at the Fifty Best…

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The Daily Beast: The Case for Drinking Like a Viking

SCANDINAVIAN SIPPER The Case for Drinking Like a Viking Find out why you should be drinking the Nordic spirit aquavit, which is finally getting some traction in the U.S. By: LEW BRYSON 11.29.17 It’s a weekday afternoon, and the wife and I are doing shots. We’re enjoying thimble-sized glasses full of chilled liquor, accompanied by…

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LIQUOR.COM: LONG ROAD DISTILLERS PAYS HOMAGE TO ITS WOLVERINE ROOTS

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – I am sucker for local craft distiller with a great stories. So, last year when I heard about Michigan’s Long Road Distillers, I was all in. The Grand Rapids-based distillery released the barrel-aged version of their award-winning gin, MICHIGIN® last October. The gin was crafted from 100% Michigan ingredients, including Lake Michigan…

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“Long Road Distillers releasing new bourbon whisky” – WOOD TV 8

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich (WOOD) – Now that November is well underway, it’s the perfect time to introduce a new libation that can warm you up from the inside out. Kyle Van Strien and Jon O’Connor from Long Road Distillers joined eightWest with some samples of their latest offerings. They will be releasing their new Long Road…

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Grand Rapids Distillery Awarded Top Honors at SIP Awards, World’s Largest Consumer Tasting Competition

Grand Rapids Distillery Awarded Top Honors at SIP Awards, World’s Largest Consumer Tasting Competition Long Road Distillers adds to recent international acclaim and awarded a Platinum Medal for Long Road Gin, and Gold Medals for Long Road Aquavit and Long Road Vodka. Grand Rapids, Michigan – Internationally recognized Grand Rapids distillery, Long Road Distillers, announced…

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Distillery Wins Eight Medals, Including Six Golds in International Spirits Competition

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN (PRWEB) JUNE 07, 2016 The first distillery in Grand Rapids, Long Road Distillers, announced today international acclaim at the 2016 Los Angeles International Spirits Competition. This is the third international spirits competition in which the West Michigan distillery was awarded one of the top honors in 2016. The awards include Best Aquavit,…

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