Traverse City Record-Eagle

September 5, 2013

Food in Brief: 09/05/2013

From staff reports
Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — Brewery opening

TRAVERSE CITY — Brewery Terra Firma will celebrate its Grand Opening on Sunday.

The family-friendly event will be hosted from 2-9 p.m. at the taproom and farm, 2959 Hartman Road. There will be 12 beers on tap including the Soul Butter Triple IPA special release, complimentary barbecue and music between 3-5 p.m. by the Grand Traverse Pipes & Drums.

Taste of Benzie

FRANKFORT — Beer and wine tasting will be available for the first time at the seventh annual Taste of Benzie event.

The event will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Mineral Springs Park. Benzie County restaurants, caterers and cafes will be selling samples of their specialties for $1 to $3 per sample, and a variety of wine and beer samples will be available. There also will be an inflatable bounce house, face-painting, kids’ crafts, live music and sidewalk chalk art supplies. For details, call 352-7251.