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Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery

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Address: 3309 Blue Water Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686
Phone Number: +1 231-223-9303
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11:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Welcome to Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery. Spanning 91 acres, Brys...

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 a mile from Lake Michigan. The Brys experience includes an old-world tasting room, unique Upper Deck with Bridge Above the Vines, and a barn-turned-guest house that offers panoramic views of the bay and Old Mission Peninsula.

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Visited Brys Winery in October and it was nothing short of a great experience. The winery is absolutely beautiful with a great view of the vineyard and lake. I enjoyed the wine... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Karen D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Brys Winery in October and it was nothing short of a great experience. The winery is absolutely beautiful with a great view of the vineyard and lake. I enjoyed the wine tasting and relaxed at the patio with an order of a charcuterie board. The warm cider wine and rose are my favourite and a must try!

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Brys-Estate-Winery, Owner at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review! We hope to see you again soon! More 

Lake Orion, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the four vineyards we visited on our trip this one was our favorite. Had a nice small quaint feel with good wine and friendly knowledgeable staff.

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Brys-Estate-Winery, Owner at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words! We're glad you enjoyed your visit, and hope to see you again soon! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Brys Estate is by far one of my favorite wineries. The view is beautiful! We came at the very end of October and the colors were gorgeous on the trees. And the apple cider drink was awesome!!

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Brys-Estate-Winery, Owner at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review! Glad you enjoyed the spiked apple cider! :) More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This was our first winery experience and it was amazing!!!! The wine and workers were so incredible. Made you feel right at home and cozy. The wine was delicious and so was the hard cider. It's a must see/do.

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Brys-Estate-Winery, Owner at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this review

So glad your first winery experience was a good one! We appreciate you visiting, and thank you for the great review! More 

Grosse Pointe, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

A must stop-stunning outdoor scenery-organized inside wine tasting-get their ice wine and cheescake combo if available-grab a glass of wine and sit outside on panoramic deck reaching out into the vines

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Brys-Estate-Winery, Owner at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review! Hope to see you again soon! More 

Peru, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

My husband and I visited Brys Estate as a part of my birthday celebration! The view was amazing, the staff was friendly and the wine (and cheesecake) was delicious!

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Brys-Estate-Winery, Owner at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this review

Thank you so much for celebrating your birthday with us! We're so glad you had good time, and we hope to see you again soon. Cheers! More 

Grand Ledge, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a pretty cool place to visit. The wine tasting was set up a little different in that you traveled in a Loop to individual tasting stations for a brief overview, then taste. The main building is really nice, and the outdoor decking places you amongst the grapes. Again - VERY NICE place to visit.

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Brys-Estate-Winery, Owner at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review — we really appreciate it! More 

Rockwood, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Small winery with excellent wine. Four of us did the 5 glass tasting. Every variety was wonderful but the $50 Merlot was the best I have ever tried from any country. Staff is very knowledgeable, explaining how each was blended, the vintage and their quantities produced. One of our best tasting experiences of all the Mission Peninsula wineries.

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Brys-Estate-Winery, Owner at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this review

We're so pleased to hear that you had a great experience! Thank you for the review, and we hope to see you again soon! More 

Clio, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We were here in 2007 after they had been open for a few years. They have come a long long ways since then. Their wine is superb. Owners are still great people. I would highly recommend this place.

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Brys-Estate-Winery, Owner at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the excellent review, Bruce! We hope to see you again soon! More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice winery with great views. They have very good tasting wine and is well worth a visit if your in the area.

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Brys-Estate-Winery, Owner at Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery, responded to this review

Thank you so much! Cheers! More 

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