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From perfect pairings to do-it-yourself crafts, it's no secret that wine is more than a beverage. Here, you'll find all kinds of fascinating stories, recipes and videos to make the most of your Missouri wine experience. Cheers!

Visit Pirtle Winery in Weston.
Pirtle Winery: Turning a Backyard Hobby into an Award-Winning Winery
Elbert Pirtle’s passion for winemaking began in his own backyard. A math professor at the University of Missouri – Kansas City,...
wine storage racks
Tips for Storing Wine
You’ve built up quite the wine collection but you’re not sure how to keep it fresh. We’ve got some tried-and-true wine storage...
Cheescake with dark red swirl on top
Recipe Round-Up: Cooking with Chambourcin
November is Chambourcin month in Missouri and what better way to celebrate than to bring one of these delicious recipes to your family and friends...
The Corkscrew: Reimagined and Redesigned
The Evolution of the Corkscrew
Wine has been enjoyed by consumers for centuries. However, it wasn’t until the 18th century that bottles with narrow necks were introduced...
 Veterans Who Once Served Their Country
Veterans in the Vineyard
They once proudly served their country. Now they dedicate themselves to bringing you delicious wines at some of your favorite wineries. Behind...
Man and woman with glass of red wine. Cheers.
Chambourcin Month in Missouri
This November we are falling for the shades of red, yellow and orange leaves blanketing the ground, vibrant mums and pumpkins scattered around...
Start Your Career in the Missouri Wine Industry
Missouri Grape and Wine Educational Opportunities
Have you ever walked into a winery and wondered if you could start your own? Or glanced at an open field and envisioned rows of grapes stretching...
Explore the stories behind Dale Hollow Winery's Wine Labels
Behind the Label: Dale Hollow Winery's Whimsical Art
Dale Hollow Winery began as a dream, a seedling of hope to repurpose land that had been in the same family for four generations. Once a hayfield...
Fall view of Lindwedel winery property
Visit Branson
There is no shortage of exciting things to do in Branson. Whether you love to travel or you tend to be a homebody, this town offers something for...
Fall leaves with the words Fall Wines and two wine glasses
Fall Wine Releases
Temperatures are dropping, leaves are changing and fall wines are releasing! Check out which wineries will be celebrating the season with a special...