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Wine and Cider Flights $15 choose any four wines and ciders

Club member flights $12

DRY WHITE WINES

2017 GITALI

– 35 BTL  12 GL
Club pricing starting at 28 BTL / 9.6 GL

This Blanc de Blanc traditional method sparkling wine was slowly fermented in the bottle for two years, creating consistent, fine bubbles throughout the palate.

2019 PINOT GRIGIO

Tale Feathers Vineyard
– 20 BTL 8 GL
Club pricing starting at 16 BTL / 6.4 GL

By fermenting the wine in stainless steel and avoiding long yeast contact we could keep the delicate aromas to reveal an apple-like freshness for a classic warm-weather sipper that really shows off in the glass.

2018 MURMUR

55% Pinot Gris, 21% Pinot Blanc, 13% Auxerrois, 11% Chardonnay
– 16 BTL 7 GL
Club pricing starting at 13.6 BTL / 5.6 GL

Murmur is named for some of our voracious vineyard foes, the starlings. It is a blend of some of our favorite white grape varieties.

2018 LUTHIER

45% Chardonnay, 28% Pinot Gris, 25% Auxerrois, 2% Pinot Blanc
25 BTL 9 GL 
Club pricing starting at 20 BTL / 6.4 GL

We like to play with fermentation in oak. In this case, we fermented and aged Chardonnay, Auxerrois, Pinot Gris, and Pinot Blanc individually in used French oak barrels. The idea was to bring balance through the blend and the overtones presented by each barrel.

2018 KERNER

Jefferson Cup Invitational Double Gold Medal
– 20 BTL  8 GL –
Club pricing starting at 16 BTL / 6.4 GL

This is an extremely rare grape variety. The finished wine is dry and balanced with an intriguing floral aroma. 

2018 PINOT BLANC

Island View Vineyard
Jefferson Cup Invitational Silver Medal 
–25 BTL 9 GL –
Club pricing starting at 16 BTL / 6.4 GL

The Island View Vineyard is Michigan’s oldest Pinot Blanc planting dating back to 1995. There are 1100 plants farmed under the watchful eye and expert hands of Werner Kuehnis. 

2018 OMP PINOT BLANC

18 BTL 8 GL
Club pricing starting at 14.4 BTL / 6.4 GL

This grape loves our cool climate and sandy soils. It expresses powerful aromatics and intense fruity length while maintaining fresh acidity.

2019 DRY ROSÉ

18 BTL  7 GL
Club pricing starting at 14.4 BTL / 5.6 GL

Dry but fruity, this rosé has been made with 100% Blaufränkisch grapes grown in northern Michigan.

2017 DRY RIESLING

Michigan Wine Competition Gold Medal – June 2019 Wine Enthusiast 89 points
– 18 BTL  8 GL
Club pricing starting at 14.4 BTL / 6.4 GL

Aren’t all Rieslings sweet? Not even close! This completely dry Riesling has a balance of dried apple and peach flavors against spicy acid.

2018 SEVENTH HILL FARM RIESLING

– 25 BTL  8 GL
Club pricing starting at 20 BTL / 6.4 GL

This vineyard has an esteemed reputation and back-to- back Jefferson Cups. This prestigious award is earned by the top wines at the invitation-only competition

DRY rED wINES

2018 BLAUFRÄNKISCH

–25 BTL 9 GL –
Club pricing starting at 20 BTL / 7.2 GL

Blau as in blue, Frank as in French, Isch as in …well…  ish. Like classic Blaufränkisch, this has concentrated dark berry juiciness coupled with black pepper.

2017 BLAUFRÄNKISCH RESERVE

Available by the Bottle only
– 40 BTL –
Club pricing starting at 32 BTL 

A blend from our oldest and newest Blaufränkisch vineyards. The combination of black pepper, earth, and brambleberry flavor will evolve over the next several years.

sWEETER wHITE wINES

2018 STUMBLE

72% Riesling, 28% Gewürztraminer
– 18 BTL  7 GL –
Club pricing starting at 15.3 BTL / 5.6 GL

Melding Riesling and Gewürztraminer makes a wine that can be spicy and full of tropical fruit, but finishes clean and cool.

2018 MISSING SPIRE RIESLING

– 18 BTL 8 GL –
Club pricing starting at 14.4 BTL / 6.4 GL

With sweet wines, it is important to remember that they will age beautifully if fermented from excellent fruit.This is truly excellent fruit sourced from seven of our outstanding Riesling vineyards.

2018 LE CABAN RIESLING

– 20 BTL  8 GL
Club pricing starting at 16 BTL / 6.4 GL

We find this Riesling to be a melodic poem of delicate sweetness wrapped around an electric core of acid.

2019 LATE HARVEST RIESLING

– 28 BTL  10 GL 
CLUB PRICING STARTING AT 22.4 BTL / 8 GL

A late harvest Riesling made from one of our most renowned vineyards.

Hard Ciders

HENRY’S PIPPIN

–20 GROWLER TO-GO 8 BTL 6 GL –
Club pricing starting at 17 gROWLER TO-GO / 6.4 BTL / 4.8 GL

Pippin is an old word for apple. This dry, classic style cider is a representation of several different fermentations blended together.

FORTIS MAELUM

–18 BTL 7 5OZ GL
Club pricing starting at 14.4 BTL / 5.6 GL

The apples pressed for this dry British style cider are grown as part of an experimental block on the Engle Ridge Farm that was planted as part of our quest for true cider apples that will thrive in northern Michigan.

Porter’s Perfection

– 20 GROWLER TO-GO 6 GL
Club pricing starting at 17 gROWLER TO-GO / 4.8 GL

Made from 100% Porter‘s Perfection, a bitter sharp English heirloom apple, grown on the Engle Ridge site. This cider is full-bodied, unfiltered, and dry.

GINGER LEE

–20 GROWLER TO-GO 6 GL –
Club pricing starting at 17 gROWLER TO-GO /  4.8 GL

Fresh taste with a light ginger bite!  Made with dried ginger and ruby red grapefruit.

Blaufränkisch Apple

– 18 draft bottle 7 GL –
Club pricing starting at 14.4 BTL / 5.6 GL

Apple cider co-fermented and aged with Blaufränkisch skins, this cider was not inoculated with yeast, but rather fermented with just the yeast that was present on the grape skins.

CINNAMON GIRL

–20 GROWLER TO-GO 8 BTL 6 GL –
Club pricing starting at 17 gROWLER TO-GO / 6.4 BTL / 4.8 GL

This is a classic combination – apples and cinnamon. Whole cinnamon sticks added to the juice from OMP apples and steeped in the cider for 4-6 weeks.

Building 53 Specials

Available by the glass only

PEAR INSPIRED

Missing Spire Riesling ۞ pear ۞ sweet

THE BEEKEEPER

Henry’s Pippin ۞  honey ۞ lemon

make it wild w/ginger – add 1

CINGRIA

Blaufränkisch ۞ Cinnamon Girl ۞ orange

NORTHERN LIGHTS

Blaufränkisch ۞ Cinnamon Girl ۞ pear

GOOD LUCK CHUCK

– 7 

Stumble ۞ apricot ۞ bubbles

Left Foot Charley

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Traverse City, MI 49684

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