Specialty Tour - Saturday, December 21 - 12:00-4:30pm
Join us for one of our specialty tours that will take you off the regular Grand Rapids routes. This tour will take you south of Grand Rapids to Broad Leaf Local Beer, Brass Ring Brewing Co. & Thornapple Brewing Co.
Broad Leaf Local Beer is a new brewery, taproom, and retail shop in Kentwood, Michigan. They aim to produce exciting and unique beers of all sorts with a focus on new styles, process, and ingredients. Broad Leaf is a cousin brewery to Brewery Vivant and the same motivations and guidelines that inform Vivant will also be practiced at Broad Leaf. They have an eclectic food menu here is well!
Brass Ring Brewing Co, beer is made from four natural ingredients: water, malted barley, hops and yeast – all natural - no chemicals, artifical flavorings or syrups, defoamers, clarifying agents, or preservatives. At Brass Ring strives for style-specific perfection offering Traditional Pub Ales, Porters, and Stouts. "It is with great pride that we serve you our small-batch craft brews."
Thornapple Brewing Co. opened in the Spring 2017. TBC offers the community a local spot to enjoy original beer, cider, wine and spirits created by internationally awarded and longtime local brewers, Jeff Coffey and Eric Fouch. With nearly fifty years of brewing experience between the co-founders, they offer a robust list of original potent potable options that represent their favorite styles and recipes.
Tour includes 12 large samples of beer, a private brewery tour at Broad Leaf Local Beer & Brass Ring Brewing Co. and transportation to and from the breweries with a knowledgeable beer tour guide.
This tour is on Saturday, December 21 - 12:00-4:30pm
*There will be an opportunity for lunch at Broad Leaf Local Beer (the 2nd stop).