Entries by Black Star Farms


Michigan Wine Month Facebook Photo Contest!

May is Michigan Wine Month!  Help us celebrate the Michigan Wine Industry and Black Star Farms by sharing your photos! Through the month of May we invite you to participate in our Facebook Photo Contest for your chance to win some great prizes.  Themes will change weekly and winners will be chosen by some special friends of […]

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10 Things To Do Within 10 Miles

Located in the heart of Northern Michigan Wine Country, and only fifteen minutes from downtown Traverse City, the Inn at Black Star Farms is the perfect choice for your next up north getaway.  Whether you are looking to take it easy or tackle an adventure there is plenty to do and see in Leelanau County.  […]

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What’s in my Bottle of Artisan Red?

Lately we have been asked, “What’s floating around in my bottle of Artisan Red?”  The short answer is that it is sediment, and believe it or not, it’s a good thing.  Sediment in wine can be a result of a few different things:  dead yeast cells, grape solids, or tartrates.  The sediment in the Artisan […]

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Love and Riesling is in the Air

Are you looking for a way to spend a fun Saturday with the one you love in the Traverse City area? Join the Wineries of Old Mission Peninsula for the annual Romancing the Riesling on Saturday, February 17th. This wine trail event celebrates the beloved Riesling grape, the varietal Northern Michigan wine country is most […]