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Happy Michigan Wine Month! We're celebrating as we always do: with 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Saturday, May 25, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Northern Sun Winery Today's Prize: A Northern Sun T-shirt. (Can be picked up at their tasting room in Bark River, Mich., or shipped to winner.) Today’s Question: If you could sip any Northern Sun wine while wearing your new T-shirt, which would it be and why? (Click here for a wine list.) Head on over to... Continue reading
Posted 11 hours 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Friday, May 24, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Ciccone Vineyard Today's Prize: One bottle of Ciccone wine (up to a $32 value) for 1¢ and two free tastings. (Must be picked up at their tasting room on Leelanau Peninsula.) Today’s Question: If you could purchase any Ciccone wine at that savings, which would... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Michigan By The Bottle
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In the latest edition of our weekly podcast, we listen in on Jess and Dave Youngblood talking about their vineyard in Ray Township as their grand opening approaches, discuss upcoming events and more. You can listen in by clicking here. The podcasts are available via the link above, the "MBTB Radio" button at right, on Podbean.com, or on iTunes. You also can subscribe on iTunes so they download directly to your smartphone when they go live! Check out our previous episodes here and feel free to drop us a line and let us know what Michigan wine topics you'd like... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Michigan By The Bottle
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Welcome to the latest edition of This Weekend in Michigan Wine, a listing of what's happening now, what's coming up and what's ongoing in the world of Michigan wine! We regularly check dozens of wine websites and sift through tons of weekly press releases to round up what's scheduled around the state. Wineries, if you'd like your event listed, please email us with all of the pertinent information, and we'd be happy to post it. MBTB fans, we hope this serves as your weekly "go-to" guide for finding the best options for getting your Michigan wine on! Cheers! Right now...... 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Thursday, May 23, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Lawton Ridge Winery Today's Prize: A certificate redeemable for a wine and cheese pairing for 8 people at Lawton Ridge Winery in Kalamazoo. Today’s Question: If you could sip any Lawton Ridge wine with your cheese during your visit, which would you pick and why?... 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Rove Estate Vineyard & Winery Today's Prize: VIP tasting for four people — includes souvenir glasses and extended tasting with owners! (Must be scheduled in advance at a mutually agreeable time.) Today’s Question: If you could sip any Rove wine during your visit, which would... 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Today's Sponsor: White Pine Winery Today's Prize: Two complimentary tasting coupons and a coupon for 15% off any bottled wine purchase during the winner's visit to White Pine in St. Joseph. Today’s Question: If you could try any two wines at White Pine during your visit, 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Monday, May 20, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Laurentide Winery Today's Prize: A Laurentide Vineyard Tour for four people. The winner will accompany Laurentide's owner to the vineyards for a 1-hour tour at a mutually acceptable date and time this growing season. After the tour, the group is invited to a complimentary tasting... Continue reading
Posted 5 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Sunday, May 19, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Great Legs Winery, Brewery & Distilery Prize Alert: Two winners today! Today's Prize: Each winner will receive two $5 gift cards, redeemable at Great Lakes in Holland, Mich., for tastings and/or merchandise. Gift cards expire 7/1/19. Today’s Question: If you could put your gift cards... 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Saturday, May 18, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Domaine Berrien Cellars Today's Prize: One long-sleeved soft Drink Red DBC logo T-shirt. (Must be picked up at the DBC tasting room in Berrien Springs.) Today’s Question: If you could sip any DBC red in your Drink Red T-shirt, which would it be and why?... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Michigan By The Bottle
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In the latest edition of our weekly podcast, we chat with Blake Kownacki and Thomas Roberes about the newly opened Detroit Vineyards, discuss upcoming events and more. You can listen in by clicking here. The podcasts are available via the link above, the "MBTB Radio" button at right, on Podbean.com, or on iTunes. You also can subscribe on iTunes so they download directly to your smartphone when they go live! Check out our previous episodes here and feel free to drop us a line and let us know what Michigan wine topics you'd like to hear about on the show.... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2019 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Friday, May 17, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Flying Otter Vineyard & Winery Today's Prize: A picnic in the vineyard for two: Vino in the Vineyard (value $100). A picnic lunch for two located in the heart of our beautiful vineyard. Your experience will start off with a wine tasting for two so... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2019 at Michigan By The Bottle
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Welcome to the latest edition of This Weekend in Michigan Wine, a listing of what's happening now, what's coming up and what's ongoing in the world of Michigan wine! We regularly check dozens of wine websites and sift through tons of weekly press releases to round up what's scheduled around the state. Wineries, if you'd like your event listed, please email us with all of the pertinent information, and we'd be happy to post it. MBTB fans, we hope this serves as your weekly "go-to" guide for finding the best options for getting your Michigan wine on! Cheers! Right now...... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2019 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Lake Michigan Shore Wine Trail / Lake Michigan Shore Wine Festival Today's Prize: A pair of tickets to the annual Lake Michigan Shore Wine Festival at Warren Dunes State Park on June 15, 2019. (Click here for details on the event.) Today’s Question: Which Lake... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2019 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Chateau Grand Traverse Today's Prize: One Chateau Grand Traverse logo double-walled stainless steel "water bottle" (which holds an entire bottle of wine!); a CGT hat; and a complimentary tasting voucher for two guests. (Prize can be shipped to winner or picked up at CGT's tasting... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2019 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Cogdal Vineyards Today's Prize: Gift certificate for four free tastings and 2 goat cheese or 1 charcuterie board appetizer, redeemable at Cogdal in South Haven. Today’s Question: If you could sip any TWO Cogdal wines with your appetizer, which would they be and why? (Click... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2019 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Monday, May 13, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Burgdorf's Winery Today's Prize: A certificate for a tasting and tour for four people (a $100 value!) at Burgdorf's Winery in Haslett Today’s Question: If you could sip any Burgdorf's wine while enjoying your tour, which would it be and why? (Click here for a... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2019 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Sunday, May 12, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Heavenly Vineyards Today's Prize: A $20 gift card redeemable at Heavenly Vineyards in Morley, and two free wine tastings. Gift card can be mailed to winner or picked up at tasting room. Today’s Question: If you could enjoy any wine at Heavenly Vineyards, which would... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2019 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Saturday, May 11, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Nathaniel Rose Wines Prize Alert: Five winners today! Today's Prize: Each winner will receive a meet the winemaker VIP tour, which includes a full tasting of all of all Nathaniel Rose wines, at the tasting room on Leelanau Peninsula. Today’s Question: If you could taste... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2019 at Michigan By The Bottle
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In the latest edition of our weekly podcast, we recap our recent trip to Burgundy with Chateau Aeronautique Winemaker/Owner Lorenzo Lizarralde; his wife, Amanda; and grape growers Lisa and Bill Hendricks. You can listen in by clicking here. The podcasts are available via the link above, the "MBTB Radio" button at right, on Podbean.com, or on iTunes. You also can subscribe on iTunes so they download directly to your smartphone when they go live! Check out our previous episodes here and feel free to drop us a line and let us know what Michigan wine topics you'd like to hear... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2019 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Friday, May 10, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Cody Kresta Vineyard & Winery Today's Prize: A tour and wine tasting with the winemaker for up to four people at Cody Kresta in Mattawan. (Tour must be pre-arranged at a mutually agreeable time.) Today’s Question: Which of Cody Kresta's wines would you be most... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2019 at Michigan By The Bottle
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Welcome to the latest edition of This Weekend in Michigan Wine, a listing of what's happening now, what's coming up and what's ongoing in the world of Michigan wine! We regularly check dozens of wine websites and sift through tons of weekly press releases to round up what's scheduled around the state. Wineries, if you'd like your event listed, please email us with all of the pertinent information, and we'd be happy to post it. MBTB fans, we hope this serves as your weekly "go-to" guide for finding the best options for getting your Michigan wine on! Cheers! Right now...... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2019 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Walloon Lake Winery Today's Prize: A private tasting for up to four people with Walloon Lake's winemaker. Today’s Question: If you could enjoy any TWO wines while tasting with the winemaker at Walloon Lake, which two wines would you choose and why? (Click here for... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2019 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019 Today's Sponsor: Tabone Vineyards Today's Prize: VIP tasting and tour for up to four people at Tabone Vineyards on Old Mission Peninsula. (Must be scheduled in advance at a mutually agreeable time.) Today’s Question: Tabone has an outdoor area for sipping outside. If you could drink any... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2019 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 31+ days of giveaways, fueled by generous donations by Michigan wineries! Tune in daily throughout May and into June for another chance to win daily. Today’s Date: Monday, May 6, 2019 Today's Sponsor: St. Julian Winery Prize Alert: Two winners today! Today's Prize: Each winner will receive a VIP enhanced tour, an experience for up to eight people including wine tasting with a cheese and/or chocolate board and private tour with barrel tasting. Today’s Question: If you had... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2019 at Michigan By The Bottle