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Hunt for the Reds of October
October 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am - October 11, 2019 @ 7:00 pm$20.00
HUNT DOWN PRIZES!
Every Thursday in October, join WLDR 101.9, Northern Michigan’s Music Leader, the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail and The American Red Cross at a secret winery from 3-6 pm. Find them and secure some fun swag and fun games with a chance to win prizes! Tune into WLDR 101.9 and Q100 (99.3 and & 100.3) staring at 8:17 am Thursday mornings for hints!
Leelanau Peninsula has become well-known for its Riesling and other cool-climate white varietaLelllls and blends. What is often overlooked, however, are the high-quality red wines being grown in the region.
To help get beneath the surface, the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail hosts a fun event to explore and discover great red wines of Leelanau Peninsula. The Hunt for the Reds of October takes place weekdays (Monday through Friday) during the month of October. Every weekday during the month of October, your ticket gets you a complimentary pour at each of the 21 participating wineries offering diverse red wines: big and bold Cabernet Francs and Merlots, aromatic and spicy Pinot Noirs and many more.
$20 per person: includes signature wine glass, a complimentary red wine pour at each winery and a $5 donation to the American Red Cross. Great wine for a great cause — it doesn’t get better than that!
– The 2019 Wine List –
Amoritas Vineyards, Lake Leelanau: 2017 Beak & Talon Red Blend
Aurora Cellars, Lake Leelanau: Radiance, Pinot Noir, or Rosso
Baia Estate Northport Leelanau County, Northport: Lambo Sparkling Red
Bel Lago Winery, Cedar: Solia
Big Little Wines, Suttons Bay: Underdog Gamay
Black Star Farms, Suttons Bay: 2016 Arcturos Merlot
Blustone Vineyards, Lake Leelanau: 2018 Ad Lib
Boathouse Vineyards, Lake Leelanau: 2016 Cabernet Franc
Chateau Fontaine Vineyard and Winery, Lake Leelanau: Best of Class Big Paw Red
Ciccone Vineyard & Winery, Suttons Bay: Cabernet Franc
45 North Vineyard & Winery, Lake Leelanau: 45 Red
French Valley Vineyard, Suttons Bay: Pinot Noir
Glen Arbor Wines: Crystal River Red
Good Harbor Vineyards, Lake Leelanau: Taster’s Choice
Laurentide Winery, Lake Leelanau: 2017 Red Meritage
Leelanau Cellars, Omena: 2016 Merlot
M22 Winery in Glen Arbor (Crystal River Outfitters Recreational District): M22 Red
MAWBY, Suttons Bay: Redd
Rove Estate Vineyard & Winery, Traverse City: 2016 Cabernet Franc
Shady Lane Cellars, Suttons Bay: 2017 Franc ‘n’ Franc
Silver Leaf Vineyard and Winery, Suttons Bay: Pinot Noir
Verterra Winery, Leland: Chaos Red
Willow Vineyard, Suttons Bay: Pinot Noir