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May, 2015

  • 1 May

    8West: Halloween treats with Chef Amy Sherman

    Chef Amy Sherman from Spartan Stores visits eightWest with fun and easy Halloween treats.

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  • 1 May

    GRAND RAPIDS: BEER CITY, USA 2012

      Grand Rapids beer lovers put G.R. on the national craft beer map May 14th when the city won (in a statistical tie with Asheville, NC) the title of BeerCity USA. In celebration of the title win, MIbeers, a promoter of the Michigan craft beer community, produced the G.R. BeerCity ...

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  • 1 May

    Podcast Episode 27: May 1 Deal

    Whitecaps

    While Amy Sherman was out celebrating her birthday on April 28 at Founders Brewery in Grand Rapids, her radio co-host John Gonzalez was busy working. He stopped by the West Michigan Whitecaps to hear about a great deal they have on May 1, 2015 where fans will be able to ...

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  • 1 May

    A Grand Hotel weekend! Links to things to do all over Michigan (May 1-3)

    Grand Hotel

    It’s opening weekend for the Grand Hotel and the brand new Cupola Suites will be open just in time for the start of the 129th season. I’ll be on the Island later today, and my goal is to give you the first look of the these new suites designed by ...

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  • 1 May

    Our next search? We’re looking for Michigan’s Best Winery

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    Smell, swirl, sip, repeat. It’s time to announce our next adventure: The search for Michigan’s Best Winery. It’s going to take a lot of research, but I’m ready to tackle the job, one tasting room at a time. In fact, I spent a little time this weekend on the Leelanau ...

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April, 2015

  • 27 April

    Michigan’s Best Brewery: Beer show host Amy Sherman to help judge statewide competition

    Amy MLive

    For each Michigan’s Best search, statewide entertainment reporter John Gonzalez has enlisted the help of an “expert” to help guide him. This time, Gonzalez and his companion Amy Sherman will search for Michigan’s Best Brewery. Sherman is a chef from Grand Rapids and host of “The Great American Brew Trail,” ...

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  • 27 April

    TUESDAY BOOZEDAY! Beer-Rita

    Amy Et Al

    TUESDAY BOOZEDAY! Beer cocktails with Amy, every Tuesday! So I couldn’t find a picture of a margarita in my files, but I DID find a picture of my two favorite ladies to DRINK margaritas with.  We’ve indulged all over the country, and in Mexico on a hair raising trip that ...

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  • 27 April

    Tuesday Boozeday: Momma Says Knock You Out

    Clockwork Orange

    When making a cocktail with beer in it, it is imperative that you choose the right beer.  This is where people tend to get a bit flummoxed.  There are so many craft beers to choose from, how do you know if it’s right?  My advice is to practice, practice, practice. ...

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  • 22 April

    Podcast Episode 26: Osgood Brewing 4/22

    Osgood

    John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman are co-hosts of “Behind the Mitten,” a podcast about Michigan beer, food, festivals and the people who make it all happen! More details about “Behind the Mitten” at https://www.facebook.com/behindthemitten On this day, John and Amy are at Osgood Brewing in Grandville, Michigan. They talk to ...

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