Recent and Featured Wine Articles

  • Bonobo Winery Behind the Interior Design of Bonobo Winery on Old Mission Peninsula

    Rustic elegance underscores Carter and Todd Oosterhouse’s new trendsetting winery Bonobo. Already a destination winery, Bonobo’s remarkable interior welcomes guests to revel in a space inspired by its sweeping views of Old Mission’s rolling […]

  • chateau winning wine Double Gold wins for Chateau Grand Traverse in 2015 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

     MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Chateau Grand Traverse) TRAVERSE CITY: Chateau Grand Traverse was awarded two “Double Gold Medals” as well as two “Gold Medals” […]

  • romance Romantic February Food Events

    This February plan two romantic weekends in a row! Enjoy wine samples, chocolate, food pairings and more on these romantic February food tours that celebrate love. Taste […]

  • leelanau peninsula Shady Lane Cellars Wins Big in 2014

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Shady Lane Cellars.) Shady Lane Cellars of Suttons Bay had a big year in 2014 earning 21 major awards at various […]

  • edited french toast 3 French Toast Ideas for New Year’s Brunch

    After a late night on New Year’s Eve, start your New Year’s Day off right by sleeping in and enjoying a leisurely brunch. This year we are […]

  • Larry Mawby Q&A with Larry Mawby

    A Q&A with Larry Mawby was originally featured in the January 2015 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. The North’s undisputed Bubble King, Larry Mawby has been […]

  • bubbles Northern Michigan Bubbly Drinks

    Ring in the new year in Northern Michigan at a party near you. If you’re throwing your own bash take note of some of the following celebratory […]

  • esperance wine bottles Where to Buy Holiday Wine in Northern Michigan

    This article was originally featured in the December 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. Whether a rich Rioja red to pair with your roast beast or […]

  • edited bonobo Bonobo Winery Opens in Traverse City

    After months of anticipation, the newest Old Mission Peninsula winery, Bonobo Winery is now open for business. Founded by brothers Carter and Todd Oosterhouse, Bonobo “hopes to […]

  • A Very Rare-y Christmas Party

    Add a new holiday party to the list of “must attends” this season. Rare Bird Brewpub and Create TC have teamed up to throw “A Very Rare-y […]

  • editedbistro Bistro Foufou Holiday Pairings Dinner

    On December 10, 2014 at 6:30 pm join Chef Guillaume and the FouFou team in Traverse City for another night of excellent cuisine paired with exquisite wine […]

  • edited PetoskeyHHHotspots Happy Hour Hot Spots in Petoskey

    Looking for a place to relax and enjoy some drinks after a long day at work? We’ve compiled a list of some of the best places in […]

  • edited small town Small Town Festivals Around Northern Michigan

    Celebrate winter in Northern Michigan and enjoy a variety of winter festivals from Petoskey to Houghton Lake! The list below gives a round up of some of […]

  • edited wine shop Top 10 Northern Michigan Wine Shops

    As the holiday season approaches, don’t get caught off guard… stock up on some Northern Michigan wine for holiday presents, housewarming gifts and parties galore! Check out […]

  • Wine-Pairings Wine Pairings for a Northern Michigan Thanksgiving

    Note: Listen to Rachel North share Tim Tebeau’s wine pairings for a Northern Michigan Thanksgiving on Tuesday’s Table with Traverse Magazine podcast on WTCM’s 580 AM afternoon […]

  • Sicilian wine Sicilian Wine Dinner at Traverse City Restaurant Pepenero

    Last week I enjoyed an amazing Sicilian meal at Pepenero in Traverse City. Before I divulge any decadent details… full disclosure, I am not a food critic […]

  • band interlochen Tone to Table Dinner in Traverse City

    Music and food are the newest pairing in the Northern Michigan food scene. Taking place on Thursday, November 20, 2014, Tone to Table is the result of […]

  • Summer 2014 David Weidner A New Northern Michigan Wine Trail

    The Northern Michigan wine scene has expanded greatly outside of the Grand Traverse region. For decades now, Old Mission and Leelanau Peninsulas have been the beating heart […]

  • chestnuts Food and Drink Events in Northern Michigan

    Northern Michigan food and drink events are still in abundance even after the leaves have fallen, so don’t miss out on a specialty dinner and especially don’t […]

  • Northport Northport On the Rebound

    This feature was originally published in the October 2014 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine… A tiny burg at the end of a peninsula makes a miraculous […]