President Donald Trump, is a self proclaimed teetotaller meaning he does not drink alcohol including wine. He does however own a winery in Virginia. I would pass up the chance for tasting Trump wine.
The Hess Collection of Vineyards, Wineries and Fine California Napa Valley Wine.
There are thousands of wineries large and small ( small batch) in the United States and Canada. They are located in very different climate zones and soil conditions which largely dictates the type of grapes that can be grown and to some extent the quality and taste of the wine.
Nestled in the rolling hills of central Missouri lies the town of Westphalia, known to locals as the “Pearl of Osage County.”
American Winos, recommends the Blumenhof Winery Experience!
My wife and I, count ourselves as lucky to live right in the middle of the Missouri wine country. Maybe it is true that you make your own luck as we choose to live here over a decade ago.
The Importance of California sustainable winegrowing programs.
To many American Winos, wineries should be sustainable. I mean if they are not sustainable maybe they will not be around for another 100 years right? The opposite of sustainable is unsustainable.
Europe is not the only place where the quality of wine is controlled within a certain region by a select group of growers. This type of region is known as an appellation such as the Mount Veeder appellation in Napa Valley California.
Oldest Missouri Wineries
There are more that 120 different missouri wineries, producing approximately 980,000 gallons of wine per year from over 400 vineyards. These numbers are from 2016 so probably it is low as it seems like I find new ones every year.