Welcome to West Side Beer

The Grand Rapids West Side Beer Distributing team is committed to providing quality products to our customers through exceptional marketing and sales service. We distribute to the Grand Rapids area, including the Kent, Montcalm, Ionia and Barry counties. In total, we provide product to over 1,200 retail customers within our distribution footprint. All products are housed in our refrigerated warehouse system before being delivered directly to our customers.


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Oh my gourd! It's gourd season!

October 15 2014
Oh my gourd! It’s gourd season! The pumpkin is back and in a big way, possibly the best way. It’s back in the beer way. Pumpkin infused, flavored and named beers are surrounding us currently. Pumpkin beers are the “it” beers of the season, which is perfect timing with World Bread Day tomorrow.

International Coffee Day

September 29 2014
Coffee, coffee, coffee. It’s International Coffee Day and there is no better way to celebrate than with a brown ale infused with roasted coffee flavor. Kona Brown from Perrin Brewing Co. brings the caffeine, using locally roasted coffee harvested off of the Hawaiian island of Kona.  The ale has a vibrant coffee aroma with slight chocolate malt undertones while the beer, itself, pours a deep mahogany with a tan head.

Your Friends Are Waiting

September 22 2014
This past Friday, as part of the Global Be(er) Responsibility Day, Budweiser released it's newest ad campaign. The focus for the ad isn't on drinking beer or enjoying beer, instead it's on the very serious reality to do so responsibly and make sure you come home to your waiting friends.

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Featured Beer

Frankenmuth Oktoberfest

Frankenmuth Oktoberfest

Authentically crafted Oktoberfest lager that pours a vivid copper color. Possesses a rich, malty backbone that lends a toasty overall flavor.   5.27% ABV 27 IBU  

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