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POSTED ON September 19, 2014

Awaiting Harvest

We are now embarking on our 3rd harvest as owners of Hickory Creek – and this one’s distinctly unique.  In fact, every harvest has been a roller coaster reflecting the past seasons’ unusual weather events. While the polar vortex that … Continue reading

POSTED ON April 29, 2014

Seasonal Hours – Open Daily May 2 through October 31 2014

We are excited to announce we have returned to daily hours for the summer season. The tasting room will be open: Mon – Thurs: 11am-5pm ET Fri:  11am-6pm ET Sat: 11am-7pm ET Sun:  Noon-6pm ET We expect to stay open … Continue reading

POSTED ON April 21, 2014

Finally Spring

It was quite the winter in Southwest Michigan.  In fact, it was the coldest 4 months in recorded history.  We lost count of the number of snowstorms that blanketed us in drifts, extending over most of our baby vines.  That … Continue reading

POSTED ON January 28, 2014

Baby it’s Cold Outside!

The alarm sounded yesterday while our tasting room associate, Cathy, was pouring  wines for some of our visitors.  Turns out, the ambient temperature was too high as our overburdened heater kept chugging along battling the winter temperatures.  But the fans weren’t … Continue reading

POSTED ON November 29, 2013

An Abundance of New Releases!

  We have been busy bottling many new releases and are currently pouring 20 wines in our tasting room!  Drop by for some tasting or enjoy your favorite by the glass.  Here are the tasting notes for those wines recently … Continue reading