Our Tasting Room
Step back in time and enjoy a pure Michigan experience when you visit Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, a 111 acre estate on Old Mission Peninsula - reborn.
Sample our international award winning and estate grown wines in our beautiful brick and mahogany tasting room. Take a look into our intimate vaulted barrel and cask rooms where we age our red wines, or enjoy a glass of your favorite wine on our beautiful Upper Deck overlooking the vineyard and East Bay. Soak in the beautiful scenery of Old Mission Peninsula as you sip among the vines!
Standard Wine Tasting - $8
Enjoy a delightful sampling of the many varieties of world-class wines produced at Brys Estate. Sample 5 wines for $8 per person. Additional wine tastes available for $2 each. Current wine club members and up to 4 guests receive complimentary wine tastings. Standard Wine Tastings are offered most weekdays and Sundays throughout the year. On days in which out tastings are set up this way, Progressive Wine Tastings will not be offered.
Progressive Wine Tasting - $10
On select peak visitor days, enjoy a tasting and self guided walking tour through our tasting room, barrel room, production areas and cask room. Tasting includes 5 wine samples of your choice and a souvenir stemless glass. Current wine club members and up to 4 guests receive complimentary wine tastings. Progressive Wine Tastings are offered most Saturdays and holiday weekends through the spring, summer and fall. On days in which our tastings are set up in this way, Standard Wine Tastings will not be offered.
Group Wine Tasting (8-22 guests)
At Brys Estate groups of 8 to 22 guests are required to make reservations for wine tastings. Group wine tasting reservations may be made through our online reservation system. For options and availability for groups greater than 22, please contact us.
Wine by the Glass, Frosé, &
Cheese & Charcuterie Boards
Enjoy a glass of your favorite Brys wine, Frosé, and our delicious food items in our tasting room lounge, on the Elevated Lawn, or on our beautiful Upper Deck overlooking the vineyard and East Bay (open seasonally).
Enjoy a glass of wine and play a yard game on our elevated lawn overlooking the vineyard (offered seasonally).
Premium Tasting Experiences
Wine Wagon Tour & Tasting
Explore 5 unique locations throughout the 111-acre estate via open sided electric shuttle during this 2-hour immersive wine tour & tasting. Tour includes 7 wine samples, souvenir crystal logo glass, wine glass holder lanyard, and bottled water. Held Saturdays at 12pm and 3pm. Advance reservation required.
Winemaker Tour & Tasting
A private tour and wine tasting experience with our award winning winemaker Coenraad Stassen. During this 90 minute event, cheese & charcuterie will be served. Weekdays April - August. Subject to winemaker availability and minimum 48 hour advance reservation.
Looking to extend your vineyard visit? Book a stay at our private guesthouse and sleep amongst the vines!
Our tasting room is currently closed for wine tastings, wine by the glass, and foodservice through April 13th by order of the Governor.
We will remain open Tuesday-Saturday from 1pm-5pm for "to-go" bottle purchases, curbside order pick-ups, and Wine Club pick-ups. Online orders will continue to be accepted and shipped.
For more information on our COVID-19 response, click here.
*subject to change
Through April 13th
Tuesday - Saturday 1pm-5pm
*SEE NOTE ABOVE IN REGARD TO TEMPORARY SERVICE CHANGES*
April 14th - May 22nd
Friday & Saturday 11am-6pm
May 23rd - September 6th
Note we will be open 11am-7pm on the following Sundays: May 24th and September 6th.
September 7th - October 31st
Friday & Saturday 11am-7pm
November 1st, 2020 - February 26th, 2021
Open Daily 11am-5pm
Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Day.
Please note that due to health code restictions, pets are not allowed in our tasting room or on our patio or Upper Deck. Only service dogs with a valid license are permitted in these areas. Dogs are welcome in our Elevated Lawn, a grassy area adjacent to the winery, as long as they are leashed and properly cleaned up after.
Outside Food & Bottle Consumption Not Permitted
Thank you for being considerate of this policy.
Directions to the winery
From Traverse City, take M-37 north 10 miles. Turn right at Blue Water Road. The entrance to Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery is ¼ mile down on the left.