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In the heart of the Missouri wine country along the Missouri River lies a 15 square mile plot of land which came to be known as the first officially recognized appellation in all of North America. The town of Augusta was approved as an AVA based largely on its long historical relationship with wine. However, there is also an ecological basis for this viticultural area, which is sheltered by a series of hills that protect the vineyards from the extreme weather conditions which affect other parts of the state. With less than ten wineries in the region, winemakers work closely with other nearby appellations to promote quality products and develop a state wine culture and tourism industry. In Augusta winemaking, history and traditions outweigh global market trends, and intimate family owned wineries remain true to their heritage. Augusta vintners continue to make the indigenous Norton/Cynthiana varietal their trademark product, and prefer hybrid varieties, such as Chambourcin and Seyval Blanc, over Cabernet Read more »

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Varietals Produced in Augusta View all

  • Chardonel

      Grape: Chardonel Color: White   Main Regions: New York State, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Michigan, Ohio. ...

  • Norton

    Norton was first created in the experimental garden of the eccentric Dr. Daniel Norton in 1820s Richmond, VA. His int...

  • Chambourcin

    Little is known about the exact parentage of Chambourcin. It was a hybrid developed by Joannes Seibel in the Loire Va...

  • Chardonnay

    British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...

  • Vignoles

    Popular in northeastern and midwest regions of America, this white wine-producing hybrid produces an excellent desser...

  • Cabernet Sauvignon

    “King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...

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  • Montelle Winery

    The Augusta region was nationally known for its wine during the 19th century, but Prohibition hal...

  • Augusta Winery

    The Augusta Winery has a free tasting room, gift shop, and a first-come, first-serve covered terr...

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  • Chandler Hill Savage Norton Black Label Reserve

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  • Chandler Hill Savage Norton Black Label Reserve

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    Wine is an amazing adventure! Each time you open a new bottle, it always files ... ... to this country and the Augusta area of Missouri is one of the few places where it is done right. With the experience of winemaker Tom Murphy who has been in the wine business since 1994 and proprietor Chuck Gillentine at the helm, Chandler Hill Winery cant... Read More

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  • 5 Year Anniversary Red Blend

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    Many things can affect your opinion when experiencing a wine for the first ... ... ... to Noboleis Winery in Augusta, Missouri where there are some wines that taste like you are somewhere over the rainbow. And on the day of their 5 year anniversary, this wine made it a real celebration!We were very lucky to have one of the Winery Managers, Me... Read More

    Wine review by WineSplash


  • Augusta Norton Cynthiana Estate 2004

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    our standby Read More

    Wine review by tailleur


  • Noboleis Vineyards Vidal Blanc 2010

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    No written review

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  • Noboleis Vineyards Vidal Blanc 2010

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    Sometimes you just turn off the beaten path and try to find something ... with ... ... with friends who live in Augusta, Missouri, we came across a nice little winery called Noboleis (noble eyes) Vineyards. We tried many good wines here but left with Baril De Blanc which is a Vidal Blanc. This Vidal Blanc is barrel fermented and sur-lie aged s... Read More

    Wine review by WineSplash


  • Augusta Winery Red Blend Augusta River Valley Red NV

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    Just finished a bottle GRRRRREEEEAAATTT!!! Read More

    Wine review by alanb1108


  • Mount Pleasant Norton 2006

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    Fruity taste not a heavy red Read More

    Wine review by gwoitte


  • Montelle White Blend Augusta Peachy NV

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    Woah! Peachy. Super sweet, but drinkable still. Read More

    Wine review by alanb1108


  • I wanted to put this out there...  I work here, not braging or anything ... distance from St. Louis in Augusta, Missouri, the first government-appointed wine-growing district in the United States.  The pioneer in sustainable viticulture for the Missouri wine industry, Mount Pleasant grows 12 grape varieties on 64 acres and its original limesto... Read More

    Forum post in the topic WOW what an honor!!


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