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Michigan Wine Month Moves to May [Press Release]

Lansing, MI ­- Michigan Wine Month will take place during May following a decision by Michigan’s Grape and Wine Industry Council during their regular meeting on December 1, 2016. The change from April to May will take effect in spring of 2017. May kicks off a season of travel in Michigan, and the majority of…

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Michigan Wineries Set Up In Downtown Chicago [Press Release]

Lansing, MI – Michigan wines will be the focus of a one-night only showcase event taking place in downtown Chicago on Monday, August 29. Ticket holders will meet winery proprietors and winemakers – while sampling some of the state’s finest wines and ciders. The Gage, a trendsetting restaurant and event space, is hosting the Michigan…

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Shaping the Future of the Michigan Wine Industry [Press Release]

Lansing, MI – August 1st, 2016 – The Michigan Wine Collaborative (MWC), a newly created not-for-profit organization, announces its official formation after substantial work, gathering input from the wine and wine grape industry. The mission of the MWC is to enhance the sustainability and profitability of the Michigan wine industry by supporting wineries, growers and…

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2016 Michigan Wine Competition Results Announced [Press Release]

EAST LANSING, MI – Twenty-five wine experts from around the country gathered July 26 in East Lansing for the 39th annual Michigan Wine Competition. Fifty one of the state’s 123 wineries entered 352 wines for this year’s competition, which is open only to wine produced from Michigan grapes and other fruit. The number of entries…

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Engaging Experiences at This Year’s Traverse City Wine & Art Festival [Press Release]

A New Direction for the Festival Offers Fun Events with Local Winemakers, Farmers, Chefs and Artists Imagine pairing wine with chocolate. Or, discovering new music you’ve never heard of. Or indulging on fresh fare handcrafted by local farmers and chefs using local ingredients. Or, taking a tour with local winemakers tasting varietals handcrafted from different…

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Win Two Tickets to the Traverse City Wine & Art Festival

On Saturday, June 21st, the Village at Grand Traverse Commons in Traverse City will be full of people celebrating Michigan wine, art, and food, all while listening to amazing music, and you could be joining them! We are excited to be giving away two pairs of tickets to this year’s Traverse City Wine & Art…

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7 Interesting Things About 7 Michigan Wineries

Learn 7 interesting facts about 7 Northern Michigan wineries that are a part of the Northern Loop wine trail.

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5 Michigan Wines You Should Try This Season

In Michigan, the tide is turning from combustion to libation; the big three are no longer GM, Ford and Chrysler; they’re now Wine, Beer and Spirits! I often forget how lucky I am to live in an area where I can jump in the car and, within minutes, taste widely known, award winning wines. April…

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Michigan Wine Clubs

I love hitting the road to visit Michigan’s wine country whenever I can. Visiting the tasting rooms, meeting the winemakers, touring the vineyards – it’s a great experience. But real life gets in the way of my Michigan drinking far too often for my liking – and this includes wine tasting and buying trips. I…

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Win Tickets to CRUSH Birmingham

We’re super excited to be giving away a pair of tickets to the Sixth Annual CRUSH Birmingham Wine and Food Classic taking place September, 21st at the Townsend hotel in Birmingham, Michigan. All proceeds of this charity event benefit Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan, an independent nonprofit foundation whose mission is to provide and promote…

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Recap: The 5th Annual Traverse City Wine and Art Festival

What a weekend! We’ve had such a blast in Traverse City while in town for the 5th Annual Traverse City Wine and Art Festival. The event held at the Village of Grand Traverse Commons celebrating wine, food, art and music featured a packed house, selling out with over 5,000 attendees! There were over 30 wineries…

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Michigan Wine Country

  I have lived in Michigan for most of my life, but it was only as an adult that I truly fell in love with all it has to offer. When I was young, this was just home – I didn’t know how to appreciate all that our state had to offer. I didn’t appreciate…

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