Northern Michigan is known for its wine. And nothing pairs better with wine than cheese. From Traverse City to Petoskey, find fine fromage in these well-stocked, artisan Northern Michigan cheese shops.

Learn how to pair wine with the right cheese or try some of our favorite wine and cheese pairings. Hosting a party soon? Impress your guests with a carefully crafted cheese plate. Katie Potts, the owner of Petoskey Cheese, walks us through how to make a cheese plate at home in this MyNorth video.

Leelanau Cheese

3324 S. W. Bay Shore Dr. | Suttons Bay | 231.271.2600

Manny’s Cheese

1132 E. Eighth St. | Traverse City| 231.929.2809

The Cheese Lady

600 W. Front St. | Traverse City | 231.421.9600


424 W. Front St., Traverse City | 231.941.7651


12853 US 31 North, Charlevoix | 231.237.9300

Symons General Store

401 E. Lake St., Petoskey | 231.347.2438

Lake Street Market

306 S. Lake St., Boyne City | 231.582.4450


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Photo(s) by Kris Riley