Winery

Our award winning wines and hard ciders are an authentic representation of Michigan and the Great Lake region as a whole. Utilizing old world techniques, coupled with years of national and international experience, Patrick Spensley and John Burtka  produce award winning wines and hard ciders that are celebrated here, and abroad.  We use locally grown grapes for our wines, and locally grown apples for our hard ciders. 

TASTINGS - $5 and keep the logo glass

WHITES, ROSES, & FRUIT WINES

SLEEPING BEAR WINES

  • BEAR LAKE WHITE

    A dry and fruity Chablis style wine, with notes of melon and tropical fruit.

    13.00
  • RIESLING

    Light and refreshing, semi-dry with crisp acidity

    17.00
  • VIGNOLES

    Fruit forward with a crisp acidity.  NOtes of pineapple, mango, and kiwi

    16.00
  • BEAR AWAY! ROSE

    Fruity and semi-dry, with a pronounced berry character.

    13.00
  • BLUE BEARY

    Made from 100% Michigan blueberries.  A semi-sweet wine with intense fruit character.

    13.00
  • BEARY WHITE

    Lightly sweet with pronounced floral aroma and apparent citrus and pitted fruit qualities.

    13.00
  • LIEBE FRAU

    A semi-sweet Michigan Riesling, boasting ripe apple fruit and light smoky flavors.  Sugars, acids, and noble fruits in perfect balance!

    15.00
  • RED CURRANT

    Red currant is a member of the gooseberry family.  Sweet, fruity, and slightly tart.

    13.00
  • HONEY DEW

    This unique wine is strikingly sweet, with pure Michigan honey, and peach undertones.

    13.00

REDS

  • MAX BEAR

    A classic, full bodied red with balanced tannins and smooth finish.

    22.00
  • MERLOT

    Prunes, black cherries, plum, and smoky leather on the palate.  Long and moderately tannic finish, with obvious dark fruit.

    20.00
  • RED BEARRON

    A sweet, chillable,, concord grape based blend of fruity red wine that is soft and easy to drink.

    13.00
  • MY FATHER'S RED

    Designed for the new red wine drinker... semi-dry and fruity, light and fresh, without heavy tannins.

    12.00
  • IT'S 5 O'CLOCK SOMEWHERE

    A soft red wine showing a good balance between fruitiness and dryness.  Big jammy berry flavor, with subtle tannins.

    12.00

LYNN ALEKSANDR PREMIUM WINES

  • LYNN ALEKSANDR VIDAL BLANC

    Estate grown, right here, in Southeast, MI. Thick skinned and bright. Full of citrus vin and herbaceous vigor.

    22.00
  • LYNN ALEKSANDR GEWURZTRAMINER

    A floral white wine varietal. Slightly herbacious, and filled with aromatics and flavors of dried floral bouquets.

    22.00
  • LYNN ALEKSANDR MERITAGE
  • LYNN ALEKSNDER CABERNET SAUVIGNON

    Full bodied, well ripened, firm tannins, balanced dark fruits.

    45.00
  • LYNN ALEKSANDR "OLD WOODSTOCK #2"

    A blend of Traminette, Riesling, and Gewurtzraminer.  Naturally floral on the nose, with balanced fruit and acidity.  

    22.00

BUBBLY & DESSERT WINE

  • DESIRE DEMI-SEC

    Light bodied, semi-dry, sparkling wine.

    16.00