Solar Eclipse Viewing at Stone Hill Winery

Stone Hill Winery

Hermann is in the 97% path of a rare solar eclipse. Enjoy a picnic lunch from 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. on our hill while watching this rare eclipse take place. (partial phase starts at 12:41 a.m., maximum at 1:59 p.m.)

Boxed lunches from our Vintage 1847 Restaurant complete with solar eclipse viewing glasses (while supplies last) will all be available for advance purchase only.

Paint & Sip

Balducci Vineyards 6601 S Highway 94, Augusta, MO 63332

Join us for a creative way to spend your day in wine country with a Paint & Sip event!
Artist Susan Benedict will lead the class and provide the materials needed to create a take-home work of art.
Ticket includes the materials, instruction, and 1 glass of wine. Other beverages and food are available to purchase.

Mardi Gras Shrimp Pasta in Garlic Wine Sauce

February 13, 2024

Mardi Gras is a time of celebration, good food, and good fun. Back in Missouri, we have the perfect recipe to transport you onto the streets in New Orleans!

Shrimp Pasta in Garlic Wine Sauce

Prep Time: 10 minutes.

Shrimp – 2 lbs.

2 TBSP Garlic

1 TBSP Parsley

1 TBSP Lemon juice

16 OZ Linguine

1 TBSP Salt

5 TBSP Butter

1 ½ C Half & Half

½ C Parmesan

1 C White wine (We used Wild Sun Chardonel Reserve)



  1. Bring a pot of water to boil and cook pasta according to package directions. Once cooked, set aside pasta.
  2. Melt 2 TBSP butter in a skillet and place shrimp in pan. Cook shrimp on both sides until it reaches a pinkish color.
  3. Add 3 TBSP of butter to pan and add garlic. Add white wine, half & half, Parmesan, salt, parsley, and lemon juice.
  4. Combine sauce, pasta, shrimp. Stir together and serve!


Shrimp pasta


Touchdown Wine Pairings for the Super Bowl

February 09, 2024

Who is ready to watch The Kansas City Chiefs play in the Super Bowl? We can’t wait to support our team on February 11!

Watching the Super Bowl is a time-honored tradition for many Americans, and it's always more enjoyable with a few snacks and a glass of wine by your side.

If you're a fan of Missouri wine, you're in luck - there are plenty of delicious options to choose from. Whether you prefer a crisp white or a bold red, there's a perfect pairing for every snack you might have on hand. 

Vignoles + Buffalo Chicken Dip

Chardonel + Deviled Eggs

Traminette + Chicken Wings

Vidal Blanc + Chips and Guacamole

Catawba + Pulled pork (Bonus: Try Catawba Pulled Pork)

Concord + Cookies

Rosé + Nachos

Chambourcin + Sliders

Norton + Pizza

Now that you have your snacks figured out for the game, it’s time to focus on the wine. Chilling your wine before enjoying it is a very important step. To ensure your vino is the perfect suggested temperature for game day, check out our wine chilling cheat sheet!

Wine Chilling Sheet










Feel ready for kickoff on Sunday? You’ve got the snacks and wine, you can sit back and enjoy the game! Go Chiefs!

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