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Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Thursday, May 25 Today's Sponsor: Shady Lane Cellars Today's Prize: A Shady Lane gift bag: a logo six-bottle carrier with two logo GoVinos and a logo wine key. Will ship to winner. Today’s Question: If you were sipping a glass of Shady Lane wine on their fabulous outdoor patio, which wine would you choose and why? (Click here for a wine list.) Head... Continue reading
Posted 15 hours ago at Michigan By The Bottle
Two of the premier wineries in southwest Michigan are now under the same umbrella. Round Barn Winery completed Tuesday the purchase of Tabor Hill Winery, bringing together a pair of the most well-known destinations in Michigan wine country. The Moersch family, which owns Round Barn, made the announcement in a news release, calling the transaction the largest winery purchase in the state's history. via South Bend Tribune The Moersch family is expanding their Michigan wine empire! Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please stay tuned for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Wednesday, May 24 Today's Sponsor: Rudbeckia Farm & Winery Today's Prize: Complimentary admission for up to eight people at one of Rudbeckia's Wine Appreciation Classes, valued at $160. (Click here for a complete description.) Today’s Question: If you could sip any of Rudbeckia's wines during your class, which would it be and... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please stay tuned for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Tuesday, May 23 Today's Sponsor: Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery Today's Prize: VIP pass valid for two guests, which entitles bearer to two souvenir logo glasses, two complimentary wine tastings, a complimentary five-item cheese and charcuterie board and two complimentary glasses of wine — a $55 value! Today’s Question: If you could... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please stay tuned for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Monday, May 22 Today's Sponsor: Wyncroft/Marland Wines Today's Prize: A large-format bottle of Marland Cabernet Sauvignon/Cabernet Franc blend for 1¢. Must be picked up in person at Michigan By The Bottle Tasting Room-Auburn Hills. (Click here to view a picture of the bottle. Please note: 750 ML bottle in background is just... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please stay tuned for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Sunday, May 21 Today's Sponsor: Virtue Cider Today's Prize: A 765 ML bottle of Lapinette cider (a French-style cidre brut released in the spring) for 1¢, a Lapinette women's T-shirt and a tour and cider tasting experience at Virtue Cider in Fennville for up to six people. Today’s Question: Besides Lapinette, which... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please stay tuned for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Saturday, May 20 Today's Sponsor: Verterra Winery Today's Prize: SEVEN WINNERS TODAY! Each winner will receive a bundle of either four Verterra cider glasses or four Verterra wine glasses (dealer's choice). Pickup required at their tasting room in Leland. Today’s Question: If you could put any Verterra cider or wine in your... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please check back for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Friday, May 19 Today's Sponsor: Rove Estate Today's Prize: TWO WINNERS TODAY! Each winner will receive a VIP tasting for a group of up to four at Rove Estate on Leelanau Peninsula. (Reservations are required in advance.) Today’s Question: If you could try any wine during your VIP tasting at Rove Estate,... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please stay tuned for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Thursday, May 18 Today's Sponsor: 2 Lads Winery Today's Prize: A gift certificate redeemable for 2 free tastings, 2 glasses of wine and a charcuterie board at 2 Lads on Old Mission Peninsula Today’s Question: If you could enjoy any 2 Lads wine with your charcuterie board as you hang out with... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please stay tuned for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Wednesday, May 17 Today's Sponsor: Sandhill Crane Vineyards Today's Prize: A Sandhill Crane prize pack: a Revenge of the Living Red OR Night of the Living Red shirt, a $25 gift certificate redeemable at the winery, and a private tasting with Holly (their winemaker) and Shelly (their chemist). (Click here for a... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Stay tuned for the next one! Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Tuesday, May 16 Today's Sponsor: L. Mawby Today's Prize: One champagne chilling bucket and four free tasting coupons redeemable at L. Mawby on the Leelanau Peninsula Today’s Question: If you could put any bottle of L. Mawby or M. Lawrence sparkling wine in your chilling bucket (to drink, of course), which would you... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please stay tuned for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Monday, May 15 Today's Sponsor: Mari Vineyards Today's Prize: Private tour and tasting at Mari Vineyards on Old Mission Peninsula Today’s Question: If you could sip any Mari wine during your tour/tasting, which would it be and why? (Click here for a wine list. Click on names of wines to learn more.)... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Stay tuned for the next one! Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Sunday, May 14 Today's Sponsor: Petoskey Farms Vineyard & Winery Today's Prize: Petoskey Farms logo fleece throw blanket (see a pic here) Today’s Question: You're curled up under your throw blanket on a cool summer night in front of a bonfire ... which Petoskey Farms wine are you sipping? (Click here for a... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please stay tuned for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Saturday, May 13 Today's Sponsor: Heavenly Vineyards Today's Prize: A $30 gift card to Heavenly Vineyards (located just north of Grand Rapids) and two tasting glasses Today’s Question: Which Heavenly Vineyards wines would you spend your gift card on and why? (Click here for a wine list.) Head on over to our... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please check back for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Friday, May 12 Today's Sponsor: St. Julian Winery Today's Prize: TWO WINNERS TODAY! Each winner will receive a VIP Experience at St. Julian, including barrel tasting, tour and an intimate, in-depth education on the winemaking process from bud-break to bottle. Today’s Question: If you could ask St. Julian Winemaker Nancie Corum Oxley... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please check back for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Thursday, May 11 Today's Sponsor: bigLITTLE Wines Today's Prize: bigLITTLE Prize Pack containing 1 bigLITTLE T-shirt, 1 insulated wine logo tote bag and 2 paid tasting flights. Color, design and size of shirt can be selected by winner from available stock. (Click here for an example.) Prize must be picked up at... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please stay tuned for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Wednesday, May 10 Today's Sponsor: Westview Orchards Winery Today's Prize: "A Perfectly Peachy Pairing": Two freshly made Westview Orchards peach flips, a bottle of Peach Queen Wine with peachy recipes for 1¢ and a souvenir 11 oz. WOW wine glass. Winner will receive a gift certificate to pick up the prizes at... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
Most of Michigan has cooled to the freezing temperature or below on this Monday morning via MLive.com STOP THAT RIGHT NOW, MOTHER NATURE! Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please stay tuned for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Tuesday, May 9 Today's Sponsor: Chateau Chantal Today's Prize: Admission to their NEW Taster’s Lunch Tour! Join Chateau Chantal for a three course lunch-style, educational food and wine pairing experience. Check-in for the lunch will be between 11:45 & noon, with lunch beginning promptly at noon. A tour of the wine cellar... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please stay tuned for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Monday, May 8 Today's Sponsor: Cody Kresta Vineyard & Winery Today's Prize: A tour and wine tasting with the winemaker for up to four people Today’s Question: If you could sip any Cody Kresta wine during your tour, which would it be and why? (Click here for a wine list.) Head on... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please stay tuned for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Sunday, May 7 Today's Sponsor: Pentamere Winery Today's Prize: "United We Sip" wine-themed T-shirt (Click here to view the shirt). Winner must pick up at Pentamere's tasting room in Tecumseh. Today’s Question: If you could try any wine at Pentamere, which would it be and why? (Click here for a wine list.)... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please check back for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Saturday, May 6 Today's Sponsor: 12 Corners Vineyards Today's Prize: A huge 12 Corners prize pack! Contains: one 12 Corners hoodless sweatshirt, one wine-themed potholder set, one easy-fill flask, one 12 Corners notepad, one golden elephant bottle stopper, two 12 Corners stemless wine glasses and two buy one/get one free tasting vouchers,... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please check back for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Friday, May 5 Today's Sponsor: Mackinaw Trail Winery Today's Prize: Free Unrestricted tastings for two, a free appetizer and a tour of Mackinaw Trail Winery's production facility. (Tour date must be set up in advance.) Today’s Question: If you could try any wine from Mackinaw Trail's Unrestricted line, which would it be... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please check back for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Thursday, May 4 Today's Sponsor: Chateau Aeronautique Today's Prize: A private wine tasting for four people, valued at $160, at Chateau Aeronautique's Airpark Tasting Room in Jackson. Today’s Question: If you could travel to any wine region in the world with Chateau Aeronautique winemaker/owner Lorenzo Lizarralde, a commercial pilot, where would you... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle
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This giveaway has ended. Please check back for the next one. Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 30+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily May 1-31 (and beyond!) for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Wednesday, May 3 Today's Sponsor: Blustone Vineyards Today's Prize: Blustone logo T-shirt [click here to view] + free tasting for two people Winner's choice: Can be sent directly or picked up in Blustone's tasting room on the Leelanau Peninsula Today’s Question: If you could taste any wine at Blustone during your free... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2017 at Michigan By The Bottle