Michigan Wineries & Winery Tours

The state of Michigan is home to more than two thousand acres of wine grape producing land. There are more than one hundred and twelve wine producing wineries in the state including small boutique wineries. There are more than fourteen thousand acres devoted to grape production and only a small amount of the land is used to produce wine.

The wine industry in Michigan has created a bustling tourist business in the state. With visitors coming from all over the country to visit the Michigan wineries and sample the wines of the region, tourism is helping local business surrounding the vineyards and wineries.

The wines of Michigan are historically a sweeter wine, but many of the wineries have branched into more refined and dry flavors. Fruit wines have been cultivated in Michigan with cherry wines and apple being the most popular fruit wine. Michigan also specializes in ice wines, which cultivate the grapes from the vine while they are still frozen. A small number of the Michigan wineries produce wine using this technique.

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Visitors to Michigan can explore the wine trails while spending time in the area bed and breakfast establishments. The romance of the area and the exquisite scenic view from the vineyards make a trip to Michigan wineries an ideal romantic trip. Tour the various bed and breakfasts that feature Michigan wines exclusively. Clubs and resorts in the state of Michigan offer guests some of the finest wines in the region.

Tourists to the area should check out the special events taking place at the wineries for an exclusive chance to sample the fine wines of the season. Dinners, concerts and festivals that celebrate the wine industry in Michigan make the trip something special. Meet the winemakers and discover the techniques and intricate art of winemaking in the state of Michigan.

Hickory Creek Winery

750 Browntown Rd

Buchanan, MI 49107

(269) 422-1100

Front Street Wine Co

113 S Front

Dowagiac, MI 49047

(269) 782-9878

A H D Vintners

27470 Gloede Dr

Warren, MI 48088

(586) 774-5232

Leorie Vineyard

6994 Peninsula Drive

Traverse City MI 49686

(231)933-1133

Martha’s Vineyard B&B

473 Blue Star Highway

South Haven MI 49090

(269)637-9373

www.marthasvy.com

Nicholas Blacks River – Vine Yard Wineries

5670 North Black River Road

Cheboygan MI 49721

(231)625-9060