12 Corners Vineyards is hosting the inaugural Nouveau Wine Release Party on Saturday, November 18th, noon to 4pm, at the vineyards in Benton Harbor. Our winemaker Glen Greiffendorf will offer five new wine vintages from 2017 to taste. These new releases that haven’t even been bottled yet, so be the first to try them. The tastings will take place in the cellar and will be $5.
New food truck out of St. Joseph, Lake & Farmer will be coming out to the vineyards. Their menu will include hard cider braised brisket taco with Michigan Apple salsa, and a poblano crema; a bacon grilled cheese with Red Barn white cheddar, thick cut bacon, and English muffin bread from Golden Brown Bakery; and last option is a vegan / gluten free one, which is a potato taco with fried potatoes, diced peppers and onions and a cilantro chimichurri. All options can come with Great Lakes Potato Chips and range $8 to $10. He will be available noon to 6pm.
Mark Sala will also play 2pm – 5pm upstairs in the tasting room. This Grand Rapids native plays a unique mix of pop, rock, and blues. He plays acoustic guitar and sings along with his own vocals.