Tagged: Michigan wine

Great Lakes Gewurztraminer: Easier to Drink Than Say 3

Great Lakes Gewurztraminer: Easier to Drink Than Say

The temptation to skip over Gewurztraminer due to its difficult pronunciation may be great for many wine drinkers. Some people within the industry even speculate that the name might be a little intimidating for...

Michigan By The Bottle Tasting Room Grand Opening 0

Michigan By The Bottle Tasting Room Grand Opening

The new Michigan By The Bottle Tasting Room had its grand opening on January 19th in Shelby Township Michigan, just outside of Detroit. The new tasting room, which shares the name of owner Cortney...

Michigan Shines at San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition 0

Michigan Shines at San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

The winners of the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition were announced on Friday.  The San Francisco competition bills itself as the largest American Wine Competition in the world. Again,  Michigan Riesling was a standout...

Michigan Grape & Wine Conference Sneak Peek 0

Michigan Grape & Wine Conference Sneak Peek

Midwest Wine Press spoke recently with Linda Jones, executive director of  The Michigan Grape and Wine Industry Council,  about the upcoming Michigan Grape and Wine Conference in East Lansing from February 13th to 15th. One...

Drastically Lower Grape Yields Predicted for Some Midwest States 1

Drastically Lower Grape Yields Predicted for Some Midwest States

The National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) has released its first estimate of the United States grape harvest yield in its August Crop Production report.  Despite this year’s frosts that struck many states and the...

Chateau Grand Traverse Riesling Named “Top Wine” by Food and Wine Magazine 0

Chateau Grand Traverse Riesling Named “Top Wine” by Food and Wine Magazine

The 2010 Chateau Grand Traverse Whole Cluster Riesling was included in Food and Wine magazine’s top wines by editor Megan Krigbaum.  Food and Wine has a circulation of 375,000 and is one of the...