Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer, and Food Festival
November 19-21 2015
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Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer, and Food Festival

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A celebration of culinary crafts! The largest wine, beer and food tasting event in the Midwest comes together in November! Measured by 1,500 wines, beers, ciders and spirits! Now in its 8th year, this festival has established itself as Michigan’s premier tasting event. From the connoisseur who lives and breathes for the finer things in life to the novice looking for an introduction to the world of food and spirits, the International Wine, Beer & Food Festival will deliver a grand experience that is sure to please every palette.

Watch the video to see highlights of the 2014 Wine, Beer & Food Festival!

PLEASE NOTE: The following information is from the 2014 Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food Festival. The 2015 information will be posted soon…

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The Vineyard

The Vineyard

Step into the Vineyard where over one hundred wineries from around the world provide samples of as many as 1,200 assorted wines, including some hard to find, top shelf vintages!  More than a half-dozen distilleries are ...

Brewer’s Loft

Brewer’s Loft

Sponsored by Action Water Sports

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Michigan BLUE Cider Row

Michigan BLUE Cider Row

NEW this year – the Michigan BLUE Cider Row will be featured in the Brewer’s Loft!

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The Ultimate Dining Experience

The Ultimate Dining Experience

Grand Rapids’ finest restaurants have been invited to provide “small plate” samples of their prize cuisine.  The selected restaurants will be located throughout the Festival and designated by a knife and ...

Pairings

Pairings

We have invited the area’s finest restaurants and partnered them with distinguished wineries and breweries as they prepare, present and serve gourmet multi-course meals.  These casual settings offer chances to ...

Riverfront Market

Riverfront Market

Just in time for the holidays!  Shop the Riverfront Market for gourmet food, specialty items, wine accessories and holiday gifts  including chocolates, pastas, cheeses, oils, olives, sauces, mixes, dips and more!  Cash ...

Food Workshops

Food Workshops

These quick demonstrations (20-30 minutes) feature chefs who share their experience and knowledge with you during engaging hands-on sessions. Food Workshops are on a first-come, first-served basis.  No pre-registration ...

RendezBREW at the Coffee, Cordials and Dessert Cafe

RendezBREW at the Coffee, Cordials and Dessert Cafe

Start your Festival experience, or make it a nightcap, with unique pairings of coffee and lattes brewed for your enjoyment with a variety of cordials, indulgent sweets and other treats. Available for the duration of the ...

Gold Medal Winning Wines

Gold Medal Winning Wines

Gold Medal winners from the 2015 Tasters Guild International Wine Judging will be featured at the Festival, along with the winners from the Michigan Grape & Wine Industry Council!  The Michigan Grape & Wine ...

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