April has been declared 8220;Michigan Wine Month8221; by Governor Rick Snyder. The Michigan Grape and Wine Industry Council added 11 new wineries to its roster over the last year, and the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail is mirroring this growth, welcoming its 20th winery in 2012. You are invited to connect with Leelanau wineries any time in April or at their upcoming Spring Sip & Savor wine tour on May 5th & 6th, 2012. The weekend tour offers a chance to enjoy food and wine pairings at the wineries of the Leelanau Wine Trail. Andrew McFarland is Director of the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail.
Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend is an event that graces Charlotte8217;s food and wine scene every two years. Since its inception in 1989, Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend has grown to one of the largest wine and food events in the southeast raising more than $3.5 million for local charities. The Weekend dLeelanau Wine Trail Celebrates Michigan Wine Month and Historic 2011 Vintage - Andrew McFarlane