One of the best ways to spend chilly afternoons of the holiday period is taking Christmas wine tours in Michigan. The State is blessed with some of the biggest and best vineyards in the country. So, if you’re looking to taste the best wines the U.S has to offer, then head over to Michigan for a wine tour this Christmas. The following are our picks for the best wine tours in Michigan that you can take during this holiday season.
Based in Fennville, Michigan, Modales is a small winery that is located only a few miles off the Lake Michigan shore. A winery with a family-friendly environment, Modales has a huge patio that overlooks its wine farm. The winery is famous for being environmentally responsible and developing a range of exceptional ciders and wines. Modales Winery is open throughout the week from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Additionally, they host many events around the year including during Christmas.
Located in South Haven, Michigan, McIntosh Cellars is a winery that offers a wonderful selection of wines. A gem of a wine cellar, McIntosh Cellars houses premium draught cider and fruit vines. In addition to handcrafted fruit wines and draught hard cider, the winery also produces iced cedar. A family-owned winery, McIntosh Cellars is present on more than 70-acres of land. The McIntosh Cellars can be visited throughout the year including during the holiday period.
The third and final wine tour in Michigan on our list is the Crane’s Winery tour. A family-owned and run business, Crane’s Winery has operational since 1972. For almost four decades, it has been home to some of the best wines that Michigan has to offer.
The Crane’s Winery will surely leave a lasting impression on you when you take a tour of it. The winery is open throughout the week (except for Mondays) from 10 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. It is even open on Christmas eve from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. So, when are you planning to visit it?
Christmas wine tours in Michigan are only as good as the tour operator you select. Coastal Tours has years of experience in organizing group and family tours to some of the best wineries and beer breweries that the state of Michigan has to offer.
Cheers, and don't drink and drive,