Wine List

Laughing Labs Pink



Laughing Labs Pink – New Release!

We’ve got a White, a Red, and now a Pink Laughing Labs for your enjoyment!  We could say it’s inspired by our lab’s adorable pink nose, but it truly represents the playful and lively spirit of our family’s labs.  This rosé is delicious and refreshing.  Drink it chilled and enjoy! A large portion of the profits will go to our Humane Society of Southwestern Michigan to aid in their rescue efforts.  3.75% RS




laughing labs red

Blend: 100% LMS AVA

Production: 89 Cases

Laughing Labs Red

Inspired by our love for our winery labrador, Kia, and her vibrant character!  This semi-dry, ruby hued cab features lively notes of chocolate and sweet cherries.  Try on ice with muddled fruit and a touch of orange juice (or Grand Marnier) as a refreshing Sangria.  We are donating a large percentage of the profits to local Humane Society of Southwest MI in memory of Kia and in honor of all rescue dogs!



2011 Pinot Gris - Hickory Creek Winery - Buchanan, Michigan

Blend: 100% LMS AVA Pinot Gris

Production: 131 Cases

2012 Pinot Gris – Sold Out

Green apple, white floral and honeysuckle in the nose leads to flavors of passion fruit, green citrus, white tea, and pear. The ripe fruit of the 2012 harvest is evident. Serve with seared Hamachi (or Mahi Mahi) with carrot salad and yuzu dressing.




2010 Zero Oak Chardonnay produced by Hickory Creek Winery of Buchanan, Michigan

Blend: 100% LMS AVA Chardonnay

Production: 97 cases

2013 Zero Oak Chardonnay – Sold Out!

This Chardonnay was fermented solely in stainless steel tanks.  Aromas of pineapple and honeydew melon.  The palate is balanced due to malolactic fermentation, and reveals notes of tropical fruit.  The lingering finish draws out a golden delicious apple finish.  A very versatile wine that pairs well with everything from eggs fritatta, to guacamole and chips, to a shrimp scampi dressed with lemon.  




2013 Chardonnay - Hickory Creek Winery - Buchanan, Michigan

Blend: 100% LMS AVA Chardonnay

Production: 72 Cases Produced

2013 Chardonnay – New Release!

Providing a nice middle ground between the ’12 Chardonnay and ’13 Zero Oak Chardonnay in density of oakiness.  Nice, classic aromas of tropical fruit and green apples, with a mineral driven finish.  Enjoy with garlic roasted chicken.




Apple Wine - Hickory Creek Winery - Buchanan, Michigan

Blend: 4 varieties of heirloom apples

Production: 126 cases

2015 Apple Wine

Made from a blend of honeycrisp, sweet sixteen, macoun, and empire apples from local Lehman’s Orchard. Fresh aromas of cider and pear. Crisp and lighter bodied with a slightly sweet finish. Great with everything from a Waldorf Salad to Roast Turkey.



2010 Gentil - Hickory Creek Winery - Buchanan, Michigan

Blend: Riesling, Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir, Chardonnay

Production: 193 cases

2013 Gentil – Sold Out!

Our Alsace style blend of Riesling, Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir (without skin contact) and Chardonnay hints at apple blossom and spiced pear. Mineral character with a touch of sweetness and pink grapefruit on the finish. 3% RS


Serve with soft cheeses and fresh fruit for a summertime picnic or outdoor concert.



2011 Rose

Blend: 100% Lake Michigan Shore AVA Cab Franc

Production: 40 Cases

2015 Cab Franc Rosé – Nancee’s Cuvée – Sold Out!!

Pale salmon color and created to appeal to lovers of Provençal style rosé (like our friend Nancee)! Cold soaked 24 hours and single pressed. Fresh and crisp and will match almost any meal, or is perfect as an apertif. Classic aromas of strawberry and cantelope with a surprising salty minerality. Very limited production of 40 cases…this will sell out fast!!




2010 Pinot Noir - Hickory Creek Winery - Buchanan, Michigan

Blend: 100% LMS AVA Pinot Noir

Production: 84 Cases

2010 Pinot Noir – Sold Out!

A slender and lean wine with aromas of wild cherry, strawberry, and fresh tarragon. Finishes with a hint of smoke.


A rich Hungarian Paprikash is the perfect pairing.




2012 Syrah

Blend: 100% LMS AVA Merlot

Production: 50 Cases

2011 Merlot


Leads with an herbal nose, with luscious flavors of black cherry and dark chocolate.  Supple tannins make it ready to drink now!  Since this merlot is so versatile, it can be served with a rich and spicy Jambalaya, or as part – and paired with – blackberry merlot cupcakes!!




2009 Mélange - Hickory Creek Winery - Buchanan, Michigan

Blend: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot

Production: 93 Cases

2012 Mèlange – Sold Out!

Aged 4 years in French Oak. Blend of 50% Cabernet Franc, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot. Deep, dark aroma and flavor of black cherry and blueberry. Subtle flavors of smoke and leather. Try pairing with smoked duck and tangerine rosemary salad.

93 cases produced.





Blend: 100% LMS AVA Cabernet Franc

Production: 127 Cases

2009 Cabernet Franc

Deep garnet color with distinct blueberry and cassis nose. Flavors of cocoa, black plum and vanilla caramel, with an underlying base of tartness that lingers. Serve with Rib-Eye Steak au Poivre with a balsamic reduction and roasted rosemary potatoes.



2011Cabernet Sauvignon

Blend: 100% LMS AVA Cabernet Sauvignon

Production: 32 Cases

2012 Cabernet Sauvignon – Sold Out!

Lovely aromas of new leather and dark cherries.  Classic flavors of blackberry, cassis and oak would pair well with beef tenderloin with a blackberry dressing.  Good tannins and acidity make for a long finish.  



Rouge Doux

Blend: 100% LMS AVA Cabernet Franc

Production: 149 cases

Rouge Doux

This slightly sweet Cabernet Franc packs loads of black brambleberries and chocolate mousse aromas in the nose.  The sweetness is balanced with acid and tannins.  This is a great brunch wine.  Try with a buffet of Gravlox, Serrano Ham, grilled figs and prosciutto, gorgonzola, and spinach with warm pancetta vinaigrette.  You get the picture…salty or salt cured treats.  2.25% RS.