Michigan boasts well over 100 commercial wineries and a variety of wine trails. If you’re a wine enthusiast, you likely already know how great an experience visiting a winery can be. If you’ve never had the experience, however, you’re really missing out. Visiting a winery is a great way to discover new wines, meet interesting people, and learn about the wine-making process.
Michigan Wineries Near The English Inn
Sandhill Crane Vineyards
4724 Walz Rd, Jackson, MI 49201 – www.sandhillcranevineyards.com
Sandhill Crane Vineyards is a family-run vineyard specializing in small batch wines: dry whites, rosés, semi-sweet whites, blushes, red wines, fruit and dessert wines. Sandhill Crane Vineyards offers tours, samples, a café, and gift shop.
5635 Shoeman Rd, Williamstown Township, MI 48840 – www.burgdorfwinery.com
Burgdorf’s Winery is a boutique winery known for their variety of red, white, and fruit wines. Enjoy tastings in their tasting room, and a wide variety of wines, wine accessories, and Michigan-made products in their gift shop.
Chateau Aeronautique Winery
1849 Rives-Eaton Rd, Jackson, MI 49201 – www.chateauaeronautiquewinery.com
Chateau Aeronautique Winery’s unique winery started off in the Williams Aero Estates airpark! The winery operation eventually outgrew the location, however, opening their Irish Hills Winery & Brewery in Onsted, MI. You can still taste their award-winning wines here at the Airpark Tasting Room in Jackson, though!
Lone Oak Vineyard Estate
8400 Ann Arbor Road, Grass Lake, MI 49240 – www.loneoakvineyards.com
Lone Oak Vineyard Estate is Southeast Michigan’s oldest and largest commercial vineyard. They produce 12, world-class, European grape varieties on 25 acres. Lone Oak Vineyard Estate offers tastings, candlelight dinner concerts, and more.
Sleeping Bear Winery/Grand River Brewery
117 W Louis Glick, Jackson, MI 49201 – grandriverbrewery.com
Sleeping Bear Winery joined Grand River Brewery in 2016, adding their award winning wines to Grand River’s selection of craft brewed beers, ciders, and distilled spirits. Grand River Brewery also offers a full service restaurant.
Michigan Wineries on the Southeast Michigan Wine Trail
The above list only covers wineries found within 30 miles of our Lansing B&B, English Inn Restaurant & Pub – but that’s hardly the full list. For a complete listing of Michigan wineries in our area, be sure to visit Southeast Michigan Wine Trail website.
You can enjoy award winning Michigan wines without traveling at all when you stay at The English Inn! The wine list at our award-winning restaurant and pub features a variety of fine local, regional, and international wines. Come revel in the comforts of The English Inn, Restaurant & Pub!