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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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Happy Birthday to Long Road Distillers (WOOD TV 8)

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) A new staple on Grand Rapids’ west side is Long Road Distillers. The distillery is celebrating its first anniversary with a celebration to thank the community for its support. The Long Road Distillers First Anniversary Celebration is Saturday, May 21 from noon to midnight. There will be free tours of the…

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“Mix up some romance this Valentine’s Day” (WOODTV8)

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) If you are looking to mix it up a little this Valentine’s day, why not turn to a mixologist for a little help? Long Road Distillers is perfecting the art of the craft cocktail with some special events for Valentine’s Day weekend. Long Road Distillers prides itself by using local ingredients and…

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Local liquors and tasty eats at Long Road Distillers (WOOD TV 8)

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich (WOOD) – Grand Rapids first every distillery, Long Road Distillers, visited in studio to mix up a few cocktails with unexpected combinations, like pink peppercorns and lemon! Longtime friends Kyle Van Strien and Jon O’Connor are self proclaimed “neighborhood boys” who love West Michigan and have done a lot of work in the…

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Cocktail Week – Grand Rapids (Fox 17)

Cocktail Week – Grand Rapids starts on November 11 and runs through November 22.

First ever Cocktail Week GR begins Wednesday (WOOD TV8)

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — The first ever Cocktail Week in Grand Rapids begins on Wednesday. Experience GR said 29 area restaurants are participating in Cocktail Week GR and serving up signature Michigan-made cocktails. Participating local restaurants will offer two Michigan cocktails and a shared-plate appetizer for $25 or less, as well as menu items…

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GR Public Museum, distillery collaborate on Prohibition exhibit (WZZM 13)

The Grand Rapids Public Museum announced a collaboration on Thursday with a local distillery for a new exhibit that explores Prohibition. “American Spirits: the Rise and Fall of Prohibition” opens on September 26. Long Road Distillers, on the city’s west side, has created a “bathtub gin” kit to commemorate the exhibit. It includes everything you need…

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Long Road Distillery: Mixed drinks from local spirits (Fox 17)

Even though it was early, we had a great time hosting Fox 17 at Jackie Green for “On The Scene with Jackie Green” this week! Check out the early morning videos here.

Long Road on Fox 17 Evening News with Christian Frank (Fox 17)

Long Road Distillers is Grand Rapids 1st Craft Distillery.  They also feature farm fresh food and bottles-to-go. They are at 537 Leonard NW in Grand Rapids.  They are open Monday thru Thursday from 4:00pm – Midnight, Friday and Saturday from Noon – Midnight, and Sunday from Noon to 9:00pm. Check out the full story here.

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