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Take a Staycation, Explore Culinary Hidden Gems in Northern Michigan

You won’t find salt water beaches, palm trees, or coral reefs in northern Michigan – and that’s just the way we like it. Traverse City and its surrounding areas are some of the most scenic and beautiful destinations in the world, and they just might be in the comfort of your own back yard. If […]

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Restaurant Week and Grand Rapids are a Perfect Pair

Restaurant Week Grand Rapids 2014 will be back and better than ever during the peak of the summer harvest in West Michigan. Featuring 12 days of unique, local, 3-course menus at over[...]

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The Festival of the Summer: Traverse City Wine & Art Festival

Summertime in Traverse City–is there anything better? Add 150 different wines, live music, delicious food, and beautiful art? I think that’s called heaven, my friends. The 2014 Traverse City Wine[...]

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Letter from the Editor: Leaving the Terrible Twos Behind

Michigangsters, We did it! On June 6th, this publication will turn three. Our second year was full of highs, lows, transitions, and excitement, but we’re toddling along into this next[...]

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Positively Loving Patios in Grand Rapids

It’s something resembling spring or summer in Grand Rapids! There’s nothing better than getting done with work, school, errands or meetings and being able to sit outside. Maybe you sip[...]

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Wine of the Week: 2010 Marchesi de’ Frescobaldi Pomino Benefizio Riserva

We taste a lot of wine.  It’s not only how we learn and what informs our writing, it’s also fun for us! We enjoy deciphering the different aromas and flavors in wine and we like coming up with food pairing suggestions. And with so many different varietals and wine styles to taste, the process never […]

We taste a lot of wine.  It’s not only how we learn and what informs our writing, it’s also fun for us! We enjoy deciphering the different aromas and flavors in wine and we like coming up with food pairing suggestions. And with so many different varietals and wine styles to taste, the process never […]

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This New Wine Club Changes the Way America Buys Wine!

Buying wine online is as simple today as buying a book, an Xbox or a pair of pants. The only difference is that there’s no way to know in advance if you’ll like the wine – and it’s not as if you’ll ever get a free sample, just to be sure. Then again, if Tasting […]

Buying wine online is as simple today as buying a book, an Xbox or a pair of pants. The only difference is that there’s no way to know in advance if you’ll like the wine – and it’s not as if you’ll ever get a free sample, just to be sure. Then again, if Tasting […]

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3 Great Portuguese Wines (And the Amazing Dishes That Love Them)

Our continued quest to learn more about lesser known varietals around the world has recently led us to Portugal. Although the country is most often recognized for its Port and Madeira dessert wines, we’re seeing more and more of Portugal’s dry wines popping up on wine lists and there’s a reason for this: they’re interesting, […]

Our continued quest to learn more about lesser known varietals around the world has recently led us to Portugal. Although the country is most often recognized for its Port and Madeira dessert wines, we’re seeing more and more of Portugal’s dry wines popping up on wine lists and there’s a reason for this: they’re interesting, […]

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