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Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Good People, Great Wine, Gorgeous Views

After a quick tasting, we went to the Sky deck to enjoy a Frose and cheese plate while soaking in... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jan C
via mobile
Best wine tour ever!

Absolutely loved the wine wagon tour! The wines were all really good. The secret garden was really... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Neil S
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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About
Welcome to Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery. Spanning 91 acres, Brys Estate is one of the largest contiguous winery estates on Old Mission Peninsula. Opened in 2005, we're a family-run business that crafts wines from our 58,000 vines planted less than...more
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3309 Blue Water Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686-8561
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+1 231-223-9303
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After a quick tasting, we went to the Sky deck to enjoy a Frose and cheese plate while soaking in the beautiful views. The Blueberry mustard was so absolutely delicious we went the Secret Garden for a jar to take home!More

Thank Jan C
T_Lopiccolo, Guest Relations Manager at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you, Jan! We appreciate your 5-star review. So glad to hear you enjoyed sunshine and East Bay views from our Upper Deck and Skybar while sipping on our summer special, Frosé, and some of our light food offerings! And thank you for trying the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved the wine wagon tour! The wines were all really good. The secret garden was really amazing. Not only did we have a good time but we also learnt a lot about winemaking. Our tour guide Erick was amazing with his sense of humor...More

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T_Lopiccolo, Guest Relations Manager at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, Neil! We're so glad you choose to join us for the Wine Wagon Tour & Tasting this past weekend and that the weather cleared for your tour! We appreciate you taking the time to reflect on your experience and share kind words about...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this winery because they allow dogs, have a wonderful rose, beautiful grounds and good small plates. It isn’t just about the wine there are many things to do while visiting. For example they have great ice cream down the road as well as...More

Thank kz44tz
T_Lopiccolo, Guest Relations Manager at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind review! We do happily allow pets to join us in a designated area. While unfortunately they're not allowed inside the winery, on the Upper Deck, or lower patio (considered food service areas), pets are welcome to relax with their owners...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately, it was raining when we went so the outdoor seating was closed when we went. However, everything else made for a very positive experience! The seating area was very comfortable and we enjoyed standing at the bar for our tasting. All of the staff...More

Thank Kiersten T
T_Lopiccolo, Guest Relations Manager at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, Kiersten! We greatly appreciate your kind review! We wish the weather would have been more pleasant for your recent visit but we hope the next time you plan to join you can enjoy our outdoor spaces and some Old Mission Peninsula sunshine! Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery offers a great get away on a beautiful summer day. From the impressive tasting room to the dangerously delicious Frosé, Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery looks and feels the part. But, the real treat is the secret lavender garden. Walk...More

Thank mysanity88
T_Lopiccolo, Guest Relations Manager at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review of our winery/tasting room and the Secret Garden at Brys Estate! We are so glad you were able to enjoy all that the Estate offers. Please, come and visit us again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We landed in Traverse City and had a few hours to kill before the rest of the family landed so our parents suggested Brys Estate Winery! It was a perfect place for us! We are seasoned wine travelers and some of the Michigan winery’s we...More

Thank MissHollyP
T_Lopiccolo, Guest Relations Manager at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Holly! We're honored that you were recommended to visit us - and that you did indeed! We're happy to hear that you had a great time tasting our rosé, reds, and unique "blush wine" (Pinot Noir/Riesling) with your family and Abby, our staff member....More

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

It's been three years since my wife and I came back on vacation. The wines are delicious, and the staff is very helpful and knowledgeable.

Thank Tom M
T_Lopiccolo, Guest Relations Manager at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you, Tom! We appreciate your review and are glad you were able to visit us once again!

Reviewed 15 August 2018

Came to Brys while driving up the Old Mission peninsula on a Bachelorette trip, and it was by far the best winery we visited. We booked a Wine Wagon tour a few weeks prior to coming, and it was by far everyone's favorite activity the...More

Thank Sasha B
T_Lopiccolo, Guest Relations Manager at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you, Sasha! We appreciate you taking the time to reflect on your recent visit with us! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience on our Wine Wagon Tour & Tasting with Erick and that you had the opportunity to taste our wines...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018

When it comes to wine tasting on our girls trip, we all look forward to our annual visit to Brys Estate. The wines are incredible and the deck is the perfect place to enjoy a frose and charcuterie board. Our group has been visiting this...More

Thank Erin D
T_Lopiccolo, Guest Relations Manager at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you, Erin! Your review is GREATLY appreciated! We're so glad you were able to take part in this new experience and that you enjoyed yourselves! We'll absolutely pass along the kind words to Erick himself. On behalf of all of us here at Brys...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Easily my favorite winery of the trip. The property is beautiful and the Brys family has worked hard to create a unique experience. We did the Wine Wagon with Erick and would definitely do it again.More

Thank kathsj26
T_Lopiccolo, Guest Relations Manager at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

THANK YOU! We greatly appreciate you taking a moment to reflect on your recent visit to Brys and your experience partaking in our new Wine Wagon Tour & Tasting! We're so glad you enjoyed yourself and we're excited to welcome you back to the Estate...More

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502Sally1959
30 May 2017|
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Response from T_Lopiccolo | Property representative |
Hello! At Brys Estate we grow 8 different grape varietals; Merlot, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Riesling, Pinot Blanc, and Gewürztraminer. I invite you to visit our website to learn about the kinds of... More
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frogtog2
10 July 2016|
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Response from Kathy K | Reviewed this property |
There is a small, five dollar charge which they apply to your wine purchase!! Wine club members taste for free!
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