Welcome to Whitepine Winery!
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Thursday, April 20th: Celebrate Spring with your friends at White Pine Winery. Join us from 6 to 8:30 pm for an evening of spring wine food.
Let’s face it, we’ve had enough time at home over the winter and now it’s time to get out and really enjoy Spring! Join us to sample spring and summer wines perfectly paired with local, spring foods. This year we are collaborating with Executive Chef Cheyenne Galbraith from Bistro on the Boulevard to prepare a sampling of the seasons best foods from natures garden to pair with our wines. You don't want to miss this!
The evening begins at 6:00 with a sparkling wine reception complete with gourmet cheeses to savor with our Effervescence sparkling wine. We will be introducing Dr Dave's latest creation: Ladyslipper Blush - our new dry, rose'! Get a sneak preview of what very well may become your favorite summer sipper - an event exclusive!
We will feature the following wines. Food pairings TBA beginning at 6:30.
Pinot grigio –
Reserve Riesling –
Introducing Ladyslipper Blush! –
White Pine Winery has openings for hospitality host / hostess positions for the summer season starting with training in early May. We have positions in the tasting room and helping out with summer events in the area. You must be at least 21 years of age to apply and love talking to people and helping them learn about our wines. Some wine knowledge is desired but not required. A positive, can - do attitude is a must.
Join our team and learn more about Michigan wine while having fun and earning money this summer!
Welcome to White Pine Winery!
White Pine Winery showcases Southwest Michigan’s finest wines and warm hospitality in our lakeshore destination in the charming town of St. Joseph. We produce a range of delicious red and white wines and specialize in aromatic whites like Riesling and Pinot Gris and fruit driven reds like Syrah and Merlot. These varieties grow particularly well here given the lake effect which brings warm days and cool evenings to the vines during the important spring and fall growing seasons. Owner and winemaker, Dr. David Miller, is a noted winemaker and viticulturist with over 30 years of experience. Named after our state tree, White Pine characterizes Michigan’s natural beauty. We invite you to visit our tasting room at 317 State Street.
Spring is a special time in wine country. The earth is waking up from a long winter's nap as are the grape vines and all of the other plants and animals. The birds have returned and fill the mornings with their happy songs as they build nests for their young. Soon the orchards will be in bloom and the warmth and perfume of spring days will remind us that another vintage is here. Spring is a busy time! We are bottling last falls early wines - the whites and rose's, pruning the vines, repairing the trellis, waking up the farm equipment and pouring lots of wine! The summer crowds aren't here yet so it's a great time to visit wine country, sample new wines and watch the season unfold!
Wine Tasting at White Pine Winery:
Wine tasting is $6 to taste 6 wines. There is no charge for the tasting with the purchase of 4 or more bottles of wine. Groups of 7 or more should call ahead to reserve a time for tasting.
Spring hours (March through May): Sunday through Thursday: noon to 5pm; Friday noon to 6pm; Saturday noon to 5pm. Closed Easter Sunday
Summer Hours (Memorial Day through Labor Day): Monday - Thursday 11am - 6pm; Friday and Saturday: 11am to 7pm; Sunday noon to 5pm.
Fall Hours (September and October): Sunday through Thursday: noon to 5pm; Friday noon to 6pm; Saturday 11am to 6pm. Closed Thanksgiving Day
Holiday Hours (November and December): Sunday through Thursday: noon to 5pm; Friday noon to 6pm; Saturday noon to 5pm. Closed Christmas Day and New Years Day.
Winter Hours (January and February): Thursday: noon to 5pm; Friday noon to 6pm; Saturday and Sunday noon to 5pm. Closed Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.