Entries by mckenzie_g

A Glass Apart: Exploring the Exclusive World of Wine Clubs

Imagine you’re sitting on your porch, sipping a glass of exquisite wine, and knowing that with every sip, you’re supporting a community of passionate winemakers.  And this isn’t just any wine – it’s a bottle from the wine club you joined. A world where exclusivity and enjoyment blend beautifully. Let’s explore the joy of joining […]

All About Pinot Gris: Your Essential Guide

Imagine sitting on the back porch enjoying the summer sunset as you sip on a glass of chilled white wine. And what’s in that glass? Pinot Gris, a beautiful white wine that has a versatile profile. Many wine enthusiasts love Pinot Gris because of its wide range of flavors. So let’s dive into the beauty […]

A Taste of Traverse City, the Cherry Capital of the World

Located in Michigan’s Fruit Belt, Traverse City holds the title of the Cherry Capital of the World! It sits in an area known for its diverse fruit production and earned a reputation for producing high-quality cherries. Traverse City has the natural advantages of an ideal climate and soil for growing cherries in the northern part […]

Your Spring Wine and Food Pairing Guide

Flowers are blooming. The trees are green. And you’re ready to spend warm spring days swinging on your porch swing or having friends over for a barbeque. To make your spring days (and nights) a bit more perfect, add a great spring wine!  Let’s talk about the best wines for spring sipping and to celebrate […]

3 Delicious Wine and Chocolate Pairings

3 Delicious Wine and Chocolate Pairings Wine and chocolate seem like a natural pairing. Both are aphrodisiacs. Both contain flavanols known for their antioxidant properties. But maybe you’ve discovered a bitter taste when the wine you drank clashed with your chocolate. Yuck. But there is a way to successfully pair the two. It’s all about […]