It’s wine o’clock in Fennville thanks to Fenn Valley Vineyards. Just a short distance from Saugatuck, Fenn Valley Vineyards work with the natural terroir of western Michigan to produce fine wine that you’ve got to try. Here’s why you need to go visit while you’re in the area.
Do you love wine? There are many great vineyards and wineries in the area. There is also an abundance of other incredible ways to experience western Michigan. Here at Lakeshore Lodging, we know all the best things to do because we’re local.
What You Need to Know: Fenn Valley Vineyards
Just about 15 minutes from Saugatuck, Fenn Valley Vineyards offers the area some of the finest wines in Michigan. The unique climate at Fenn Valley Vineyards is like a pocket of milder winter temperatures, perfect for growing cold-tender grapes in a place that otherwise is mostly inhospitable to most varietals. Come, explore the vineyards and sample some wine. Then, take some with you!
Touring the Vineyards and Winery
At Fenn Valley Vineyards, tours are designed to be interactive and educational. The nearly two-hour tour will inspire you and help you appreciate even more the process of winemaking. You’ll have the chance to taste wine samples from different points in the process. Explore the vineyards, winery, cellar, and more in this open book of a winery tour. You won’t come across a tour so welcoming anywhere else!
Tours must be booked online in advance. Vineyard tours are not handicap accessible. Must be 21 years of age with a valid ID.
Wine to Take With You
White Wines and Sparkling Wines
The Michigan climate is great for growing white wine varietals, and it reflects in Fenn Valley Vineyards whites and sparkling wines! You’ll love the crisp flavor profile, balanced notes, and drinkability. Take some white wine home with you!
It can be difficult to grow red wine varietals in cold climates like Michigan. But, thanks to the expertise of the winery, Fenn Valley Vineyards reds are some of the best in the region. Pair them with meat and pasta dishes for the best pairing, or drink them just as they are!
Specialty Wines and Fruit Wines
Fenn Valley Vineyards produces a great selection of specialty and fruit wines for every occasion! You’ll love everything from port to blueberry or cherry wine. They also use raspberries, as well.
Take Some Wine Back to Your Vacation Rental
What better way to commemorate your tour of Fenn Valley Vineyards than to bring some quality Michigan wine back to your vacation rental? At Lakeshore Lodging, our rentals are the perfect solution for family vacations, romantic getaways, or get-togethers with friends! Make a toast to good wine and good times at these beautiful vacation rentals. You’re going to love staying with us, so contact us today to book your Saugatuck getaway!