Michigan Wine Served at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue


A northern Michigan wine was on the menu Thursday night when U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama hosted Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie Grégoire Trudeau for a state dinner at the White House, Crain's Detroit Business reports.

The dinner featured the best of America’s farms and seas, Sherri Welch of Crain's reports.

That menu included Traverse City-area winery Chateau Chantal’s 2013 ice wine.

It was part of the dessert offerings that also included a maple pecan cake with toasted Texas pecans and caramelized New England maple syrup and butterscotch swirl ice cream.

Read more:  Crain's Detroit Business

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