Tickets on sale for Have a good time Harvest Pig Roast Oct. 1
September fifth – Shady Lane Cellars is ready to have fun the Harvest Season in Suttons Bay type. This yr, the property vineyard will welcome crowds to a Have a good time Harvest Pig Roast. Chef Larry Burdek of Traverse Metropolis’s Chef’s Pleasure Catering will expertly put together a succulent roasted pig and serve a full menu made to pair with Shady Lane Cellars wines. The property vineyard’s 150 acres of rolling hills will function a worthy backdrop to dwell music and the high-octane rockabilly sounds of Delilah DeWylde.
“Harvest season is really essentially the most thrilling time of yr at Shady Lane Cellars,” mentioned Kasey Wierzba, govt winemaker and basic supervisor of Shady Lane Cellars. ”That is when the magic of fermentation occurs and most days guests can sneak a peek by strolling the winery highway right down to the vineyard.
“Keep in mind in winemaking we’ve this one likelihood solely. It’s really historical past in a bottle.”
Make a day of it. Sip a brand new wine. Wander into winery, step inside a 100-year-old fieldstone hen coop-turned-tasting room or heat up close to the outside hearth. Remember to arrive early to snag a seat on the coated patio or carry your personal garden chairs and stretch out on the expansive grounds.
2-6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 1, 2023
Have a good time Harvest Pig Roast begins at 2 p.m.
Delilah DeWylde performs 3-6 p.m.
Along with the chef-carved, roasted pig, the menu consists of black bean and recent corn salad; coleslaw; a Traverse Metropolis Salad with combined greens, dried Michigan cherries, walnuts and blue cheese; bitter cream and chive mashed potatoes and recent baguettes with pesto dipping oil.
Shady Lane Cellars wines might be obtainable for buy by the glass through the occasion.
$75 per individual at
Shady Lane Cellars, 9580 E. Shady Lane, Suttons Bay, MI 49682
Missy Verify, hospitality and occasion gross sales supervisor
Harvest Season is a chief time to catch a vineyard like Shady Lane Cellars in motion. The end result of a lot time and care, as grapes start to ripen every autumn, winemakers pattern and choose one of the best time to handpick the grapes that can produce Shady Lane Cellars wines within the months to come back. It’s worthy of a celebration and a magical time to expertise the area.
Based in 1999, Shady Lane Cellars produces one of many largest percentages of estate-grown wine in its area. Providing hilltop views of the Leelanau Peninsula in northern Michigan, the vineyard and its workers create a cushty strategy to wine. Since 2017, all Shady Lane Cellars wines are 100% estate-grown. In 2020, Shady Lane Cellars’ winery earned a uncommon Sustainability in Observe – or SIP Licensed – standing.
Shady Lane Cellars is open to the general public midday to five p.m. Sunday-Thursday; 11 a.m. to eight p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to six p.m. Saturday.
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