A Premier Leelanau Winery

Award-Winning Michigan Wines from the Leelanau Countryside

We take inspiration from the winemaking regions of France. Surrounded by Lake Michigan and West Grand Traverse Bay, our grapes—our wines—reflect the unique terroir of northern Michigan.

A Leelanau Winery Inspired by Life in “The County”

A Leelanau Peninsula gem, French Valley Vineyard is home to some of the best wines Leelanau County has to offer. Located between the rolling hills of Central Leelanau County, amidst 75 acres of mature wine grapes, not only is French Valley a must-taste, it’s a must-see. In addition to grapes, French Valley grows 8 acres of tart cherries which we use to make our cherry wines and hay we harvest to feed livestock at our sister farm. The French Valley Family is a tight knit crew, with a deep appreciation for the land and its stewardship. When you stop be sure to ask about our new tasting room plans including an extensive outdoor patio, our fully restored Amish built, centennial event barn and the bat & bluebird houses tucked throughout the property. We love it here and know you will too.

Collage of the leelanau wine trail and people enjoying wine.

Your Favorite Stop on the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail

Located on the Northern Loop of the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail, French Valley Vineyards tasting room and events barn is just 5-minutes from the shimmering waters of Lake Leelanau and a 20-minute drive from downtown Traverse City. Whether you drive yourself or participate in one of many wine tour groups, you’re never far from French Valley Vineyard.

Our Address
3655 South French Road
Cedar
MI
49621
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Hours
Summer

Tasting Room Opening Soon!

Winter

TBD

Wine Tours
Available year-round by appointment

Join the FVV Wine Club

Keep your cellar stocked with French Valley Vineyard vintages with help from our wine club. Wine club members enjoy discounts on wine and merchandise in our tasting room and invites to exclusive events.

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