Recent and Featured Lake Leelanau Articles

  • Boskydel Vineyard

    A small, family owned winery and vineyard that produces European-style wines. Pesticide-free.

  • Boathouse Vineyards

    The Boathouse Vineyards Tasting Room is right on the water at the bridge in the Village of Lake Leelanau, where boaters are welcome!

  • Blustone Vineyards

    Blustone Vineyards is in the heart of the Leelanau Peninsula just off of M-204. Opened in the summer of 2012.

  • Northern Michigan Wine Tours Four Loops for Wine Touring Northern Michigan

    The Traverse City region is blessed with two wine-producing peninsulas—a delicious fact that makes wine touring Northern Michigan an enormous vacation attraction. Leelanau Peninsula (Leelanau County)  is […]

  • wine vinyard Wineries in Leelanau County, Michigan

    The 26 wineries in Leelanau County, Michigan, produce fine, award-winning Northern Michigan wines. Leelanau’s wineries are set in the rolling countryside near Traverse City. Their many views […]

  • Where To Eat After Leelanau County Wine Tasting

      Trace Northern Michigan’s wine-tasting trail and then follow with food & drink nearby.  Here are five fab ideas for where to eat after Leelanau County wine tasting. […]

  • redheads hummus selection The Redheads Hummus, a Northern Michigan Local Foods Favorite, Adds Krogers

    Northern Michigan local food producers expand their artisinal, healthy snacks to Kroger and Whole Foods in southeast Michigan and Northern Indiana

  • Mirror Image on Lake Leelanau
  • Fountain Point Resort

    Fountain Point Resort, a Leelanau County resort, is a National Historic Site on 1/2 mile of Lake Leelanau shoreline, with 54-acres of lawns and woodlands. Fountain Point […]

  • Northern Michigan Vino File: Tom Knighton

    Local winemaker, Tom Knighton, shares his thoughts on his vineyard and his winemaking process

  • Dick’s Pour House

    Jim Harrison hangs here when he’s in town. Homemade soups and pies, sandwiches, pizza.

  • Bella Fortuna North

    Traditional Florentine cuisine and a guest chef dall’Italia each summer, tucked into the waterside hamlet of Lake Leelanau.

  • Wine Consigliere of Leelanau’s Chateau Fontaine

    Northern Michigan Wines: To the wine-loving public, Dan Matthies is the gracious proprietor of Chateau Fontaine, but to his compadres in Leelanau’s wine industry, he’s strategist, land analyst, ambassador and more.

  • Suttons bay michigan The Unique and Picturesque Towns of Leelanau County

    Northern Michigan Vacations: Nestled in the orchard-covered hills and lake-dotted peninsula, the storybook villages of Leelanau County are a summer must

  • wine at Northern Michigan beach A Tour of Leelanau Peninsula Wine Country

    Northern Michigan Vacations: This summer, be a wine connoisseur, if only for a day, out on the panoramic vineyards of Leelanau peninsula

  • Leelanau County’s Top Beaches

    Northern Michigan Vacations: Spend all day strolling, splashing, and snacking at these fabulous beaches in Leelanau County

  • Father’s Day in Northern Michigan: Top 10 Places to Eat with Dad

    Here are our picks of where to take your dad for a Northern Michigan Father’s Day feast

  • Northern Michigan Memorial Day 2013 Lodging Specials

    Northern Michigan Vacations: Save big this Memorial Day Weekend with lodging specials for the whole family

  • Baabaazuzu Creates Recycled Wool Apparel in Leelanau County

    Northern Michigan Style: The wool shrank. Her ideas grew. The tale of Sue Burns and her recycled, up-styled, wool fashion company Baabaazuzu.

  • Traverse Magazine Staff Picks For Best Northern Michigan Burger

    Northern Michigan Food & Wine: Of the 150 burger joints you named in our Red Hot Best Contest, the staff at Traverse Magazine reveals their personal picks.