St. Louis Wine Country and Your Perfect Wine Tour
When you think of St. Louis, you might have visions of the legendary arch, their fabulous sports culture or the culinary magic of their local restaurant scene. What you may not know about St. Louis, however, is that they boast a historic and impressive wine country which was, in fact, the first in the country’s history, one which continues to produce award-winning wines each and every year.
As winter wears on, finding new and interesting activities to fill your weekends or days out can be a challenge. If you’re looking for something to abate the winter blues, consider taking your very own St. Louis wine tour. Visit some of the Gateway City’s finest wineries and enjoy a bright spot in this long an arduous winter season. If you aren’t sure where to start when it comes to your wine tour, read on.
Book a Limo
Planning a great St. Louis wine tour with your significant other or a group of friends can be made so much better by booking a limo to handle your commute to and from your chosen winery. Not only will the stressful experience of driving and trying to find parking, but it also ensures that no one has to forgo the fun of wine tasting in order to be the designated driver.
Your St. Louis wine tour experience should be fun for everyone involved, which is precisely why booking a limousine is the perfect solution to all of your wine tour transportation woes. Your chauffeur will be a local expert who will know the route to your winery and will pick you up and drop you off at the doors so you don’t have to brave the chilly winter weather on your day off.
Corporate Transportation in St. Louis will work to provide you with an impressive, custom itinerary for your St. Louis wine tour experience and will provide a pristine vehicle and a friendly, professional chauffeur to ensure that your wine tour is perfect from beginning to end.
Choose Your Winery
Because St. Louis has so many impressive wineries to choose from, you’ve got quite the task before you when it comes to building your itinerary for your tour. Here’s a short list of our favorites to make your decision easier.
This winery was started by a couple who had been longtime fans of Missouri wine country and decided to branch out and start their own vineyard and winery. When you visit Sugar Creek, you can expect the kind of warm and welcoming atmosphere that a family-run business exudes. The wine selection will impress you, too, with choices of dry wines like their Vidal Blanc, or the Cynthiana, a dry red wine aged in American Oak. Whatever your wine preference, Sugar Creek has something to satisfy you. They also offer amazing live music on weekend nights throughout the spring, summer and early fall months, if you can’t get out to Sugar Creek Winery before April.
125 Boone Country Lane, Defiance, MO
This winery has been around for over 25 years and continues to impress its patrons with its welcoming atmosphere, great staff and amazing selection of wines. Nestled in Augusta, Missouri, the first officially recognized wine district in the United States, Augusta Winery offers up a dose of incredible history, in addition to its great wines. Their wines cover a range of varietals, including whites, roses, reds, ports and icewines, and fruit wines. Their gorgeous tasting room will set the mood and provide the perfect setting for experiencing their amazing wines.
5601 High Street, Augusta, MO
Cedar Lake Cellars
Cedar Lake Cellars is the perfect all-inclusive stop on your wine tour, as they offer both a generous selection of amazing wines and their own microbrews. Your group can take in a meal at the vineyard’s on-site restaurant or take in the sights of the property from your spot in their tasting area. Cedar Cellars is also a great destination for special events and parties if you have a particular celebration in mind.
11008 Schreckengast Road, Wright City, MO
Your wine tour can be absolute perfection with the right chauffeured car and a list of your favorite wineries. However you decide to experience a St. Louis wine tour, make certain you have reliable transportation and a group of friends to share the love.
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