I pride myself on being a fervent planner, often to the dismay of my more spontaneous- minded friends. In my role of tasting room owner, I'm often asked questions about visiting Michigan wineries, and I always suggest to plan, plan, plan ahead.
I'm not sure how my own advice eluded me on my most recent trip to the Lake Michigan Shore Wine Trail in Southwest Michigan. Somehow, my husband Shannon and I found ourselves heading westward with few solid plans except for a booked hotel room.
In her latest HourDetroit.com Michigan wine blog, Cort provides the anti-how to guide for visiting the Lake Michigan Shore trail.