October 16, 2017

Dog Friendly Wineries

Growing numbers of Midwest wineries are going where very few bars and restaurants in the United States have gone before – encouraging customers to bring their dogs. The move is attracting visits from both dog owning, day-tripping tourists and local dog owners with their Patch or Lassie.Internet guides for dog owners testify to numerous canine friendly wineries. Bringfido.com lists dozens … [Read more...]

Floating a Dryer Idea at Michigan’s Hickory Creek Winery

Homepage picture:  Jayne and Eric Wagner and their Pembroke Welsh Corgi, Toddy The 200 miles of shoreline that separates Southwest Michigan and the Traverse City area is not a long distance by boat or car,  yet the perceptions of wine produced in Northern and Southern Michigan are very different.    As wine drinkers work their way up the Lake Michigan coast,  conventional wisdom says that the … [Read more...]