Southwest Michigan Wines

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Our wines can now be purchased at these retail locations:

Liquour Locker - St. Joseph, MI

Lambrecht's - St. Joseph, MI

Liquor Cabinet - St. Joseph, MI

The Depot - South Haven, MI

Stillwater's Market - Texas Corners (Portage), MI

Salut!, Kalamazoo, MI

Mega-Bev, Portage, MI

Mega-Bev, Oshtemo, MI

Mega-Bev, Battle Creek, MI

Roger's Food Land, St. Joseph, MI http://www.rogersfoodland.com/

Dustys Cellar, Okemos, MI

The Produce Station, Ann Arbor, MI

Plum Market, Ann Arbor, MI

Carratino Market, Kentwood, MI

D. Schuler Wine Cellar, Wyoming, MI

Forest Hills Foods, Grand Rapids, MI

Joe's Party Store, Kentwood, MI

Kingma's Market, Grand Rapids, MI

The Crushed Grape, Grand Rapids, MI

Under The Vine, Grand Rapids, MI

Horrocks Market, Kentwood, MI

Pauly's, Lowell, MI

Jorgi's Market, Greenville, MI

Sawyer Home and Garden Center, Sawyer, MI

Ideal Party Store, Bay City, MI

Colasanti's Market & Snooks Buthcer Shoppe, Highland, MI

 

And these fine restaurants:

Bistro on the Boulevard - St. Joseph, MI

Grand Mere Inn, Stevensville, MI

Tello's - South Haven, MI

Thirsty Perch, South Haven, MI

Tosi's - Stevensville, MI

The Ideal Place, Benton Harbor, MI

Silver Beach Pizza, St. Joseph, MI

Tim's Too, St. Joseph, MI

Schu's, St. Joseph, MI

The Copper Rock Restaurant at Four Winds Casino, New Buffalo, MI

Clementine's Too, St. Joseph, MI

Turk Lake Restaurant, Greenville, MI

 

Watch here for more locations coming soon!

  

Upcoming Events for 2015:

Friday, May 15th: Public Art Kickoff - 5:30pm in downtown St. Joseph

 

Saturday, May 16th: BBQ, Blues and Bluegrass - A Taste of Michigan featuring Buddy Guy. Noon to 8pm Whirlpool Park.

 

Farmer's Market on the Bluff: Saturdays from May 30th through October 10th; 9am to 2pm. Come visit White Pine's booth at the Market and sample wine on the Bluff.

 

Saturday, May 30th: Craft Fair on the Bluff, 10m to 5pm. Done in conjunction with the Tri-State Regatta.

 

Anitques on the Bluff: First Sunday of the month from May through October.

 

Brown Bag Concerts: Wednesdays from noon to 1pm June 24th through September 2nd at the John E Howard Band Shell

 

Friday Night Concert Series: Fridays from 7:30 to 8:30pm June 26th through September 4th at the John E Howard Band Shell

 

July 10th - 13th: Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff. http://krasl.org/engage/art-fair

 

Friday, July 17th: Mike Yore Memorial Car Show. 4pm. On the Bluff

 

Friday, July 31 through August 2nd: Chalk the Block - downtown St. Joe

 

 

Recent Awards - 2015

San Francisco International Wine Competition: 2013 Pinot grigio - Silver; 2013 Reserve Riesling - Bronze

Beverage Testing Institute's World Wine Competition - 2013 Reserve Cabernet franc: 90 points / Gold medal

Beverage Testing Institute's World Wine Competition - 2013 Pinot grigio - 88 points / Silver medal

Beverage Testing Institute's World Wine Competition - NV White Expression - 88 points "Best Buy"

Beverage Testing Institute's World Wine Competition - 2013 Reserve Merlot - 88 points / Silver medal

Beverage Testing Institute's World Wine Competition - 2013 Traminette - 87 points / "Best Buy"

Beverage Testing Institute's World Wine Competition - 2013 Reserve Riesling - 86 points / Silver medal

 

From 2013:

 

Recent Awards: 2013:

Beverage Testing Institute: 90 points - Exceptional  2011 Reserve Merlot; 90 points - Exceptional  2011 Reserve Serendipity 

Indy International Wine Competition: Double Gold - 2011 Reserve Syrah; Gold - 2012 Traminette; Silver - 2012 Reserve Riesling; 2012 Pinot grigio; Red Expression

Michigan Wine Competition:  Double Gold - Dune Shadow Red; Silver - 2012 Reserve Riesling; 2012 Traminette; 2011 Reserve Syrah; 2011 Reserve Serendipity: Bronze - 2012 Dry Riesling; 2012 Pinot grigio

Taster's Guild International Wine Competition: Gold - 2012 Traminette; Red Expression; Silver - 2012 Reserve Riesling; 2012 Pinot grigio;

 

From 2012:

 

Beverage Testing Institute's World Wine Competition - 2011 Traminette "Best Buy": November 26, 2012

http://www.tastings.com/scout_wine.lasso?id=200428

Beverage Testing Institute's World Wine Competition - 2011 Reserve Riesling "Highly Recommended" November 26, 2012

http://www.tastings.com/scout_wine.lasso?id=200426

 

Read about us in the news:

Sandy Silfven, The Detroit News June 28, 2012

http://blogs.detroitnews.com/wine/2012/06/28/winemaking-by-dr-dave-comes-down-to-a-science/

Bluestar Highway:

http://www.bluestarhighway.com/article/science-beautiful-wine.html