Virginia Wine Fest at Bull Run
September 13, 2016 – 8:19 am | Comments Off on Virginia Wine Fest at Bull Run

The 41st annual Virginia Wine Fest takes place this weekend, 17 and 18 September 2016, in Bull Run Regional Park, Fairfax, Virginia.

Participating wineries range from AmRhein Wine Cellares to Williamsburg Winery.

New this year: Virginia’s Oyster …

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Michigan’s “Toast the Season”
October 23, 2013 – 12:21 pm | No Comment
Michigan’s “Toast the Season”

Twenty-two wineries on Michigan’s Leelanau Peninsula are gearing up for the region’s largest wine tour.

“Toast the Season” is a self-guided tour along the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail, held the first two weekends of November.

This year’s …

10 off-the-beaten-path wine destinations
January 14, 2013 – 7:58 am | No Comment
10 off-the-beaten-path wine destinations

Away.com has rounded up this list of 10 off-the-beaten-path wine destinations.

1. Hill Country, TX
The Texas Wine Trail boasts more than 30 wineries.

2. Bloomington, IN
Local winery Creekbend uses hybrid vines that can withstand hot Midwestern …

Wine Touring in Traverse City
November 21, 2011 – 7:03 pm | No Comment
Wine Touring in Traverse City

By Michael A. Norton
Traverse City Convention & Visitors Bureau
Special to Road Trips for Wine

“Tasting wine should engage all your senses,” says winemaker Mark Johnson. “It’s not just about what’s going on with your tastebuds. …

Traverse City Wine & Art Festival
June 14, 2011 – 5:14 pm | No Comment
Traverse City Wine & Art Festival

The Traverse City Wine & Art Festival features tastings from wineries on the Leelanau Peninsula, Old Mission Peninsula and Traverse City, Michigan. It takes place on the Traverse Commons from 3 to 10 p.m. August …

International Wine & Food Festival in Grand Rapids
November 8, 2010 – 12:31 am | No Comment
International Wine & Food Festival in Grand Rapids

There’s a unique twist to the International Wine & Food Festival set for November 19-20, 2010, in the Steelcase Ballroom at DeVos Place Convention Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan.

All five of the town’s Sister Cities …

Lake Michigan Shore Wine Country
November 6, 2010 – 9:39 pm | No Comment
Lake Michigan Shore Wine Country

They call Lake Michigan Shore Wine Country the Napa Valley of the Midwest. Like the hills of Califtornia, this land is ideal for handcrafting fine wines.

Michigan Wines, the official website of the state’s wine …

Traverse City Winemakers Return to their Fruity Roots
September 9, 2010 – 9:46 pm | No Comment
Traverse City Winemakers Return to their Fruity Roots

By Michael A. Norton
For Road Trips for Wine

Almost overnight, the vineyards of Michigan’s Leelanau and Old Mission peninsulas have established an international reputation for their crisp, intensely aromatic Rieslings, Chardonnays and Pinot …