Soundtrack to Sipping Summer Wines in Northern Michigan

Northern Michigan Wines: We think George Gershwin's lyric said it best, "Summertime, And the livin' is easy…" Summertime has it's own soundtrack and so do M.Lawrence wines. Here are the summer music pairings that Mike Laing, winemaker for M.Lawrence sparking wines, has put together.

US | music by Johnny Clegg | grilled peaches with ricotta, maybe some prosciutto.

Sex | music by Justin Timberlake | grilled salmon caesar salad.

Redd | music by Ray Charles | stinky cheeses and sweet cherries.

Sandpiper | music by Old Crow Medicine Show | baked brie pastry with fruit compote.

Green | music by Poolside | grilled fish tacos with spicy mango salsa.

Wet | music by Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros | your favorite burger (veg, turkey, etc…)

Fizz | music by Muddy Waters | grilled cajun shrimp with spicy rice and beans.

Detroit | music by De La Soul | angel food cake with fresh peaches and strawberries.

Got a playlist of your own? Tell Mike about your pairings by using the hashtag #MLawrenceMusic on facebook or twitter!  

Tasting Room Hours

4519 S Elm Valley Rd, Suttons Bay, MI 49682

May – October:
Mon. – Sat., noon – 6 p.m. Sun., noon – 5 p.m.

November – April: Thurs. – Sat., noon – 5 p.m.

Upcoming Events

Aug. 10: M.Lawrence Farm to Table small plates featuring food by Bare Knuckle Farm.
Aug. 11: L.Mawby XL Annos featuring various goat cheeses from Idyll Farms.
Aug. 14 – 24: Grand Rapids Restaurant Week various events throughout Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Aug. 15: L.Mawby Sparkling Wine Tasting & Dinner to benefit Food Rescue of Northwest Michigan hosted at the winery.
Sept. 7: Fall Wine Appreciation Weekend at the Grand Hotel on Mackinaw Island.
Sept. 7 – 8: LPVA Harvest Stompede throughout Leelanau Peninsula.
Sept. 7-8: Purple Carrot Food Truck at the winery.
Sept. 7: Chipotle Cultivate Festival in Chicago, Illinois at Lincoln Park.
Sept. 14: Taste of Traverse City in downtown Traverse City at the open space.
Sept. 14: Roaming Harvest food truck at winery.
Oct. 12: Roaming Harvest food truck at winery.
Oct. 18: Suttons Bay Art/Wine Walk in downtown Suttons Bay.
Oct. 25 – Nov. 1: Bubblehead Appreciation Week for our wine club members.
Oct. 26: Purple Carrot Food Truck at the winery.

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