Tasting Menu

We are currently serving flights and glasses.

$15 flight of 3  ·  $25 flight of 5

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Flight wines are 3 oz. pours
Glasses are 6 oz. pours

Bubbles

2022 45 Bubbly
  • bottle 24
  • glass 10

This 100% Riesling brings bubbles to the party to celebrate the key lime, green apple, and grape blossoms of spring.

2022 Fandango
  • bottle 24
  • glass 10

Orange, strawberry, a hint of white peach, and spice on the nose. The orange persists with spice on the palate with a lively bubble!

White

2021 Chardonnay
  • bottle 28
  • glass 11

Barrel-fermented for a full body with aromatics of sweet cream and spice.

2022 Pinot Blanc
  • bottle 24
  • glass 10

Ripe peach, pear, marzipan, and a touch of minerality on the nose. The ripe fruits persist on the palate with a bright acidity, round mid-palate, and a lingering fruity finish.

2022 Dry Riesling
  • bottle 24
  • glass 10

Riesling is king in this stainless-fermented version with bright citrus, green apple, and floral notes.

2021 Pinot Gris
  • bottle 24
  • glass 9

Aromatics of pineapple, apple, and candle wax, with a hint of saffron. Pair with grilled pork or salmon.

2021 Unwooded Chardonnay
  • bottle 24
  • glass 10

100% stainless steel ferment brings out the lemon and peach with touches of linden and honey.

2022 45 White
  • bottle 20
  • glass 8

Tropical fruit aromas, stone fruit, and a sweet tart palate make this the perfect beach, boat, or porch wine. The addition of Pinot Blanc brings a round mid-palate and the lees-aging softens the edges.

2022 Medium Sweet Riesling
  • bottle 20
  • glass 8

Riesling on a high wire—balancing crisp acidity and lush fruit with an off-dry finish.

2022 Select Harvest Riesling
  • bottle 20
  • bottle 8

Bright citrus and sweet floral notes adorn this sweet Riesling.

Skin Ferment

2020 Skin Ferment Riesling
  • bottle 22
  • glass 9

This dry Riesling is a white wine treated like a red wine. Bright golden in color. Savory aromas and a focused mouthfeel that finishes with mulled fruit spice.

Red

2022 Gamay Noir
  • bottle 32
  • glass 11

Concrete-fermented and aged to retain the bright fruit and floral beauty of this Beaujolais variety.

2021 Pinot Noir
  • bottle 36
  • glass 12

A light-bodied Pinot Noir with cherry cola aromas and a bright oak influence.

2021 45 Red
  • bottle 28
  • glass 11

A blend of Cabernet Franc and Merlot, aged for 16 months in French oak. Notes of bell pepper, raspberry, and black cherry. Medium body and dry, yet the fruit and oak soften the tannin.

2022 Blaufränkisch
  • bottle 38
  • glass 12

Spiced cherries, blueberries, raspberries, and white pepper supported by a focused light oak. The red fruits persist on the palate with soft tannins from the light toast oak.

2019 Winemaker’s Reserve Veritas
  • bottle 57
  • glass 13

55% Cabernet Franc, 45% Merlot. Aged for 30 months in large-format French oak barrels to slowly integrate the oak and accentuate the red fruit.

2021 Red Barn Red
  • bottle 26
  • glass 10

A blend of Cabernet Franc, Merlot, and Pinot Noir, this off-dry style red is brimming with ripe cherries supported by light tannin and a bright finish. Pair with chili-spiced meats, roasted Turkey or chill and share it on a picnic.

Sparkling Fruit

Sparkling Strawberry
  • bottle 24
  • glass 9

Bubbly, vibrant, aromatic notes of sweet strawberry & bright lemon. Delectable on its own or when paired with fresh fruit, cheesecake, or even an American classic—PB&J.

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Sparkling Peach
  • bottle 24
  • glass 9

Formerly known as Peach Crémant, this is a delicious, bubbly blend of 25% cold-pressed Leelanau peaches and 75% white wine blend. The ultimate summer wine.

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Dessert

Northpor+ #21
  • bottle 65
  • glass (3 oz) 16

Blending Old World techniques and latitude for a wine worth waiting for. Dark chocolate, cherry cordial, hints of caramel, and that unmistakable aroma of whiskey barrels.

Specialty Drinks

Not available in flights.

Frosé
  • glass 12

Top it with a sparkling shot of Bubbly or Peach for $2.

Pinot-grita
  • glass 12

Top it with a sparkling shot of Bubbly or Peach for $2.

Lavender French 45
  • glass 8

White wine blend with lemon, lavender, and butterfly pea flower for a fun twist on a French 75.

Mimosa
  • glass 12

Sparkling wine with just a splash of orange juice.

Seltzer
  • glass 8

Pomegranate seltzer with Riesling.

Seltzer N/A
  • glass 3

Pomegranate seltzer.

Root Beer
  • glass 3

Northwoods root beer from the tap.


On Sale

2021 Dry Riesling
  • bottle 10

Big notes of ripe apricot, nectarines, peaches, and green apples. Don't let its juicy palate fool you, this wine is dry. But with the softer acidity, you'll find this wine is very easy on the palate.

2018 Pinot Gris
  • bottle 10

Honey, melon, straw, and baking spices on the nose. The melon persists on the palate with a round mid and a juicy finish with a touch of fennel.

2018 Winemaker’s Reserve Riesling
  • bottle 10

Riesling is the quintessential cool climate grape and a perfect complement to our growing region. This version was selected from our finest fermentations and blended for a taught structure that will last in the cellar.

Flights

White Wine Flight
  • 15

2021 Unwooded Chardonnay
2021 Pinot Gris
2022 45 White

Red Wine Flight
  • 15

2021 Pinot Noir
2021 45 Red
2021 Red Barn Red

Sweet Wine Flight
  • 15

2022 Medium Sweet Riesling
2022 Select Harvest Riesling
Sparkling Peach

Snacks

Whitefish Pâté
  • 15

The original Fishtown smoked whitefish pâté from Northern Natural. Served with crackers.

Sleeping Bear Dunes Charcuterie Board
  • 20

Assorted meats and cheeses paired with jams and other accoutrements.

Cheese Dip
  • 14

Asiago Spring Onion cheese spread served with crackers.

Mixed Olives
  • 8

Assorted olives including kalamata, castelvetrano, and niçoise.

Shorties Shortbreads
  • 7

Assorted flavors available.

Pop-Kies Popcorn
  • 6

Assorted flavors available.

Ice Box Brand Gourmet Ice Cream Bar
  • mini 2.75

Assorted flavors available. Get two minis for 5 or two full-size for 10.

Great Lakes Chips
  • 2

Original flavor

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