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Devon Kessler
 
August 8, 2022 | Devon Kessler

The Heritage of Fruit Farming on the Leelanau Peninsula and Why It Is Important to Good Harbor Vineyards

The Simpson Family has been fruit farming on the Leelanau Peninsula for over 40 years. We look at how their long history of farming got started and how it benefits the product that the winery produces.  Continue »

Devon Kessler
 
August 1, 2022 | Devon Kessler

Good Harbor’s Sparkling Wines Continue to Gain National Attention

Good Harbor Vineyards' Blanc de Noirs from our John W. Simpson Sparkling Series was recently named as one of "The Best American Sparkling Wines to Try Right Now" by Pix Wine.  Continue »

Time Posted: Aug 1, 2022 at 8:52 AM Permalink to Good Harbor’s Sparkling Wines Continue to Gain National Attention Permalink
Devon Kessler
 
July 27, 2022 | Devon Kessler

Good Harbor Receives Recognition From VinePair For Its 2021 Pinot Grigio

Good Harbor's 2021 Pinot Grigio recently received national recognition from VinePair and was named among "The 11 Best Pinot Grigios of 2022".  Continue »

Time Posted: Jul 27, 2022 at 12:30 PM Permalink to Good Harbor Receives Recognition From VinePair For Its 2021 Pinot Grigio Permalink
Devon Kessler
 
July 22, 2022 | Devon Kessler

Good Harbor Bay and How The Vineyards of Good Harbor Benefit From It

All of the vineyards for Good Harbor Vineyards are within a two mile radius of the Good Harbor Basin. We take a look at how their location benefits the grape growth.  Continue »

Time Posted: Jul 22, 2022 at 9:07 AM Permalink to Good Harbor Bay and How The Vineyards of Good Harbor Benefit From It Permalink
Devon Kessler
 
July 19, 2022 | Devon Kessler

Good Harbor Vineyards Brings Home Big Awards From 2022 TEXSOM International Wine Competition

Good Harbor's Blanc de Blanc from the John W. Simpson sparkling wine series was awarded Judge's Selection during the 2022 TEXSOM International Wine Compeition.  Continue »

Time Posted: Jul 19, 2022 at 5:24 PM Permalink to Good Harbor Vineyards Brings Home Big Awards From 2022 TEXSOM International Wine Competition Permalink
Devon Kessler
 
July 18, 2022 | Devon Kessler

White Wine Margarita Recipe

Enjoy a refreshing margarita with your next Mexican meal or by the pool! The Good Harbor Vineyards White Wine Margarita features our delicious Pinot Grigio!  Continue »

Time Posted: Jul 18, 2022 at 5:10 AM Permalink to White Wine Margarita Recipe Permalink
Taylor Simpson
 
July 2, 2022 | Taylor Simpson

Beginners Guide to Red Wines

Different types of red wines can be distinguished by their color, which is determined by the grape variety used, the way the wine is made, and the aging process.  Continue »

Time Posted: Jul 2, 2022 at 1:56 PM Permalink to Beginners Guide to Red Wines Permalink
Taylor Simpson
 
June 30, 2022 | Taylor Simpson

Tips for Wine Tasting Like a Pro

Prepare for success before entering your first wine tasting room.  Continue »

Time Posted: Jun 30, 2022 at 12:42 PM Permalink to Tips for Wine Tasting Like a Pro Permalink
Devon Kessler
 
June 22, 2022 | Devon Kessler

Pinot Blanc: The Lesser Known Member of The Pinot Family

There are a couple different members of the Pinot family. We take a look at the lesser known member - Pinot Blanc.  Continue »

Time Posted: Jun 22, 2022 at 7:30 AM Permalink to Pinot Blanc: The Lesser Known Member of The Pinot Family Permalink
Devon Kessler
 
June 20, 2022 | Devon Kessler

Ten Things To Do When Visiting The Leelanau Peninsula

Coming up to the Leelanau Peninsula and looking for something fun to do? Check out our list of the ten things and places you should do and check out while you're up here!  Continue »

Time Posted: Jun 20, 2022 at 7:30 AM Permalink to Ten Things To Do When Visiting The Leelanau Peninsula Permalink

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