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Chateau Grand Traverse Winery

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One of our favorite wineries in the US

This winery is one of my husband's and my favorite wineries in the states. We make periodic... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Deb M
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Edwardsville, Illinois
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This is one of our favorite wineries anywhere in the states.

This winery has been one of my husband's and my favorites anywhere in the US. We make periodic... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Deb M
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Edwardsville, Illinois
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One of the first family wineries in Michigan, the O'Keefe family has been producing world-class quality wines on Old Mission Peninsula since 1974. As the pioneers in growing vinifera grapes in northern Michigan, their mission is to create...more
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12239 Center Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686-8558
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

This winery is one of my husband's and my favorite wineries in the states. We make periodic pilgrimages to restock. In this case, I brought 4 of my friends here while on a break from a cycling tour. They enjoyed flights of wine while I...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2018

This winery has been one of my husband's and my favorites anywhere in the US. We make periodic pilgrimages here to restock. In this case, I brought 4 of my friends here while on a bike tour. They enjoyed flights of wine during tastings while...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2018

Excellent wine. However, the less than friendly staff, who was trying to rush us out of there ruined the experience. Shame.More

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CGTwines, Public Relations Manager at Chateau Grand Traverse Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Hi MTNKRISTIN, We're glad you enjoyed the wines, but sorry to hear you felt rushed at your visit to the winery. Our staff works extremely hard to try to accommodate each and every guest we see during the very busy summer and fall months. It...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

One of the most beautiful locations of all the vineyards on the peninsula. No need to prebook and welcoming but make sure and go before 4 pm if you want to visit the vineyards outside. Nice selection of whites and champagnes. Reds are not great...More

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We wanted to go on a winery tour and most in the area were pricey. We were very surprised that this winery tour was free and was for both the vineyard and the making of wine. They also had a tasting room at $3 for...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2018

This 20-30 minute free winery tour is excellent. Lots of very interesting facts and things to look at. We also did a wine tasting following the tour. You can pick a $3 or $5 tasting and they give you a coupon for the same amount...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

This winery was very nice. The staff explained everything about each wine you tasted. The outside patio is very nice area to have a glass of wine.

Thank Rodney B
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

After a recent wedding up the street, we came here and ordered snacks and glasses of wine at the bar on their patio and sat outside. There were sunny spots and shaded spots but a huge patio to enjoy. The wine was so delicious -...More

Thank fabfemale40
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We purchased the basic 5 signature sample and ended up with 8 or 9 samples when we were done which was pretty smart on their part as once he understood what we liked he made some very good recommendations which resulted in a few extra...More

Thank mbwilson7
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We arrived just in time for a very informative complimentary tour. Learned a lot about how vineyards came to the peninsula as well as the process. Our server for the tasting was very informative. Very much enjoyed our visit.

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frogtog2
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Response from Venetianblond627 | Reviewed this property |
Yes its 5.00 for 5 wines and you choise the five from a large list
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